Stanbic Uganda Cup: Startimes Uganda Premier League side Maroons slayed
- February 2, 2023
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By Emmanuel Sekago
Kampala – Regional league sides Kisugu United and Kiyinda Boys have reached the Round of 32 of the Stanbic Bank Uganda Cup at the expense of Uganda Premier League sides Maroons and Gaddafi.
At Ssaza Grounds in Mityana, Kiyinda Boys edged Gaddafi 1-0 whereas Kisugu Utd defeated Maroons 2-1 at Coffee Grounds in Bugolobi.
Of the three Uganda Premier League teams that were in action on Thursday, only Blacks Power advanced thanks to a hard-fought 1-0 win over Bukedea Central at Emokori Grounds in Bukedea.
In another shocking victory, Gorilla Highland eliminated Big League side Kataka following a 2-0 win at Mashaka Playground in Kisoro.
Kisugu, Kyinga, Gorilla Highland, and Blacks Power have joined 11 others in the Round of 32 of the Stanbic Bank Uganda Cup.
Villa, Police, Vipers, BUL, Kitara, Ndejje University, Jinja North United, Admin, Junior Eagles, Pajule Lions, and Blue Stars are the other teams already in the Round of 32.
Kisugu United 2-1 Maroons
Bukedea Central 0-1 Blacks Power
Gorilla Highland 2-0 Kataka
Kiyinda Boys 1-0 Gaddafi.
Action in the Stanbic Bank Uganda Cup continues tomorrow Friday;
Mbale Heroes FC vs Araka FC
(4pm 📺 FUFA TV)
Kigezi Home Boyz FC vs Booma FC – 4pm
Simba FC vs Adjumani TC – 4pm
JLOS FC vs Busoga United – 4pm
Water FC vs Lugazi FC – 4pm
Fort Portal Boda Boda FC vs Wakiso Giants FC – 4pm.