The Second Round of the Uganda Premier League returns with an away fixture at MYDA F.C’s King George IV Memorial Stadium, Tororo.
In the reverse fixture played on matchday six, SC Villa left it late courtesy of a Faizo Kazibwe solitary strike.
MYDA finished the first round with a win 0-1 against Kyetume F.C. It was MYDA’s first win of the season which took them to 6 points.
With 6 points, MYDA is 15th on the League table. They have also conceded the highest number of goals in the league so far that is 44.
At home, MYDA has managed 3 points collected from 3 draws out of the 7 games. They have conceded in all their home games but also failed to score in only one.
League Form: WLLDD.
Industrious central midfielder Ronald Ssekiganda is out of this fixture due to a suspension because of accumulated yellow cards.
Emmanuel Alex Wasswa returns after sitting out matchday 15 due to a suspension because of accumulated yellow cards.
Benson Muhindo and Nasser Lukwago continue to be sidelined due to injuries.
“We started training in preparation for the second round 8 days ago, we put our main emphasis on regaining fitness. Right now I can confidently say that the boys are fit and ready to play at the highest intensity possible.
“We have been boosted by the early return of Gavin who was with the national senior side. Joseph Nsubuga also returned to training and he has been coping very well. Although Ssekiganda will be out of this game due to yellow cards, that will not hinder us from collecting the 3 points.
“We are going to Tororo to collect all the 3 points. We want to start the second round on a high note.”
SC Villa 1-0 MYDA
Goal by Faizo Kazibwe.
Due to the strict COVID-19 pandemic standard operating procedures, away fans will not be allowed into the stadium.
The game will be broadcast live on Sanyuka TV starting at 4 pm and for those without access to Sanyuka, follow live updates of this game by following the hashtag #MYDSCV on our Official social media platforms on Twitter and Facebook.