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UPL: SC Villa 3-0 Mbarara City



SC Villa beat Mbarara City 3-0 on Matchday 2 of the StarTimes Uganda Premier League match played at Bombo Barracks.

A goal from Isaac Ogwang and Derrick Ndahiro penalty put Villa in third with four points after two games.

Ndahiro scored from the spot in the 10th minute before Ogwang scored the lead in the 20th.

Ogwang picked hisgoal in the 37th minute when he coordinated a header off Goffin Oyirwoth’s cross.

It might have been more terrible, however Ndahiro missed his second penalty in the 70th minute after Pistis Barenge was wrongly judged to have dealt with the ball in the region.

Isaac Ogwang receives his player of the match gong from Cranes coach Jonathan Mckinstry.

Mbarara, despite pulling off their socks in the second half, failed to find the back of the net.

Former Villa striker Bashir Mutanda had his shot blocked in the closing stages and could later rattle the woodwork from the freekick in the added minutes.

What Next – Villa visit URA FC this Saturday at Arena of Visions in Ndejje while Mbarara will be targeting their first win when they visit Lugogo KCCA FC.

Teams Used

SC Villa – Meddie Kibirige, Fred Agandu, Derrick Ndahiro, Gavin Kizito, Asuman Alishe, Amir Kakomo, Goffin Oyirwoth, Emmanuel Wasswa, Ronald Ssekiganda, Nicholas Kabonge

Subs – Martin Ssenkooto, Fahad Badiro, Moses Kiggundu, Faizal Muwawu, Abdallah Ssekandi, Abdullah Salim, Muhammad Nsereko

Mbarara City FC XI – Mohammad Ssekeba, Steven Othieno, Jasper Aheebwa, Hilary Mukundane, Bamba Souleymane, Pistis Barenge, Solomon Okwalinga, Raymond Onyai, Ibrahim Magandazi, Bashir Mutanda, Salim Huud

Subs – Opio Jackson, John Adriko, Karim Ramathan, Ivan Eyam, Edwok Ronald, Ronald Otti, Oyirwoth

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