SC Villa hosts second-place Vipers on Saturday at 3 pm Ugandan time.
Four days after a 7th loss of the season away to Onduparaka, the Jogoos return to league action tomorrow against Vipers.
The Jogoos host second-placed Vipers at Bombo Military Barracks Grounds. Vipers are 6 places and 18 points above Villa on the league table.
In the first round, Vipers scored 3 unresponded to goals to win the game in the first round. Villa also had Joseph Nsubuga sent off for two bookable offences.
Kaziba’s boys come into this fixture in a bid to return to winning ways in the league since a win away to MYDA F.C.
Andrew Kiwanuka, Muhammed Ssenoga, Moses Kiggundu, Goffin Oyirwoth and Ronald Ssekiganda continue to be out with injuries.
Geofrey Wasswa is suspended due to multiple bookings.
Nicholas Kabonge faces a late fitness test to make tomorrow’s team sheet.
Benson Muhindo continues his rehabilitation.
“We are in the know that we are playing a team which is second on the league table, so, to come out on top of tomorrow’s encounter, we have to put in the extra effort.
“Just like when we played in the first round, even today we have numerous injuries. The coaching team is making sure we have a strong side for tomorrow despite the injuries.
“This is a big game, a game many people look forward to. Winning this game is a very big step forward in achieving this season’s targets as a team. We have done all the necessary preparations needed to collect maximum points tomorrow.”
“We are prepared and determined to take the three points tomorrow.”
Vipers 3-0 SC Villa 10/03/2021
SC Villa 0-0 Vipers 02/10/2020
SC Villa 1-3 Vipers 23/10/2018
SC Villa 1-0 Vipers 16/05/2017
SC Villa 1-2 Vipers 02/10/2015
SC Villa 0-2 Vipers 15/05/2015
Due to the strict COVID-19 pandemic standard operating procedures, only 200 of the registered Club members will be allowed into the stadium.
Henceforth for all those not making it to the stadium tomorrow: watch the game live on Sanyuka TV starting at 3 pm.
You can also follow live updates of this game by following the hashtag #SCVVIP on our Official social media platforms on Twitter and Facebook.