All set for the University Football League final showdown

The University Football League (UFL) comes to the climax this Saturday with Kampala University taking on Nkumba University in the finals.

Ahead of the showdown, about it both teams have vowed to put up a worthwhile final and just that they deserve to be in the finals.

Kampala University head coach Vicent Tumusiime, alias Titi Kamara indicated that they are set and ready for the final.

“It has been a long journey since the league kicked off in March and we are in the finals because we have played extremely well, so we think our hard work will be paid off cone this Saturday, said Tumusiime during the pre-match media briefing at Kati Kati, Lugogo on Thursday.

Nkumba University team manager, Joseph Muyiira Bukeera also vowed in similar currency indicating this is the right time for their name to be added onto winners list.

“This is our first time playing in the finals and I believe it has been a result of hard work. We have played well and conceded just two goals, so if there is any team that deserves to win the title, it has to be Nkumba,” he said.

Kampala University are into their second final after their maiden in 2013 (second edition) where they eventually won and team captain is confident they will repeat the feat they attained three year ago.

“We know how it feels to be a winner and we have tested success before, so we are determined to go past Nkumba University and win our second title,” he said.

On the other hand, the Nkumba University captain said they are determined to win the title for their first time.

“It is our first time into the finals and everything has a start, we are aware Kampala University have won the title in the past but we are a better team this time round and I believe we shall be the champions on Saturday,” he said.

Kampala University edged out Makerere University 1-0 on aggregate in the semifinals while Nkumba university defeated Uganda Martyrs University, Nkozi 2-1 on aggregate to reach the finals.

The final is slated for this Saturday at Mandela national stadium, Namboole.

Past winners

2012 – Makerere University |
2013- Kampala University
2014- MUBS
2015- MUBS

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