Uganda Premier League
Tooro United FC 1-2 Express FC
St. Paul National Seminary Grounds, Fortportal
Express FC came from a goal down to defeat Tooro United FC 2-1 in their Uganda Premier League games played on Saturday.
Tooro who have seen their head coach, CEO, PRO and now team doctor all step down in the last few week, took a first half lead through Willy Kavuma.
However, they would later be undone by a Disan Ggaliwango double in the second half as Express walked away with all three points on the day.
The left-back turn forward who scores his fourth and fifth goals of the season levelled matters on 62 minutes before complaining a brace four minutes later.
He is part of the Express front three that has terrorized back-lines through the opening round of the 2019/20 season.
Ggaliwango and the Frank duo of Kalanda (7) and Ssenyondo (5) have now scored 17 of Express’s 20 goals this season.
Victory for the Red Eagles sees them climb into 9th spot on the table with 16 points from 14 games.
For Tooro, they have now lost a league high 9 games, winning just four and drawing the other two of their 15 firet round games.
Th Fort Portal based side currently sit 13th on the log with 14 points.
Express next take on URA FC in their final first round game.
How both sides started
Chrispus Kusiime, Musa Mukasa, Issa Mubiru, Arthur Kiggundu, Isa Muzeeyi Lumu, Willy Kavuma, Yaffesi Mubiru, Godfrey Lwesibawa, Charles Musiige, John Byamukama, Mike Kawooya
Tonny Kyamera, Dissan Galiwango, Muhammad Yiga, Frank Kalanda, Dennis Serukwaya, Martin Kizza, Lawrence Kigonya, Shafick Avemah, Andrew Kiwanuka, Frank Ssenyondo, David Kakeeto
The other games played on Saturday
-KCCA FC 1-0 Vipers SC
-BUL FC 0-0 Proline FC
-Maroons FC 2-2 Wakiso Giants FC