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Liberation Cup: Express Take on Bitter Rivals SC Villa

Liberation cup
Express FC vs SC Villa
Nakivubo stadium 4:30pm

There will be renewal of rivalry as Express FC and SC Villa lock horns in the Liberation cup game to be played on Thursday at Nakivubo war memorial stadium.

The annual tournament organised by football enthusiast Yusuf Kyeyune alias Chuni in commemoration of the NRM liberation day will climax with a showdown between Express and SC Villa.

The tournament that started on Monday this week attracted three Uganda Premier League teams as they prepare ahead of the second round of the league.

Lweza Football club replaced KCCA FC who turned down the request to play in the tournament.

On the opening day SC Villa were held to a 2-2 draw by Lweza whereas Express managed a 1-0 victory against Lweza courtesy of Martin Bunjjo’s stoppage time goal on Tuesday.

Express has done massive recruitment during the January mid transfer season including resigning prodigal son Sulaiman Jjingo and head coach Matia Lule has used the tournament to test the new players.

Results

SC Villa 2-2 Lweza – Monday

Lweza 0-1 Express – Tuesday

Express ?-? SC Villa – Thursday

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