MBALE Heroes 1 – 0 Gadaffi FC (agg: 1-1, 4-2 penalties).
Hussein Kheri kicked off his duties as Mbale Heroes head Coach on winning note after overcoming money bag Gadaffi FC on penalty shoot outs (4-2) with the game tied 1-1 on aggregate in the game that took place on Sunday’s evening at famous Mbale Municipal stadium.
Former Viper SC and Bul FC center back Musa Malounda scored the only important goal in 16th minute that the ‘surgeons’ needed to push the game to penalty shoot outs.
Gadaffi won the first leg (1-0) thanks to Joel Madodo’s goal that came from penalty kick.
Musa Malounda, Ibrahim Kibumba, Peter Otai and Olega Brian all converted their penalty takes on side of Mbale Heroes.
Meanwhile Lawrence Kasadha, Wasswa Andrew converted theirs on side of Gadaffi FC as Ronald Bithum and Najib Faizo faulted.
Mbale Heroes storm the round of 16 of Stanbic Uganda Cup and at least they are assured of 3 millions ugx at this level.