Mapinduzi Cup 2017: URA Slip to First Loss

URA FC players during an earlier training session before the game

Uganda Revenue Authority FC have conceded their first loss in the ongoing 2017 Mapinduzi cup following a shock 2-1 defeat at the hands Jangombe Boys at the Amaan stadium in Zanzibar.

Hamisi Makame riffled the hosts to an early lead but Congolese import Bokota Labama pulled coach Kefa Kisala’s side before the break.

Makame added his second later in the second half but URA’s efforts to savor a point were futile after the final whistle.

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Bokota leads the top scorers chart with three goals in two games.

Coach Kefa opted to maintain his winning squad that had triumphed over KVZ FC on New year’s day.

The team remains joint top with Simba and Jangombe on three points though the former have a game in hand later in the night.

The Ugandan tax collectors will take on the Tanzanian giants, cheapest Simba SC, healing on Thursday 5th.

Starting lineup: Alionzi Nafian Legason (GK), health Ntambi Julius, Sekitto Samuel, Munaaba Allan, Kulaba Jimmy, Mutyaba Julius, Mulikyi Hudu, Shafiq Kagimu, Mukoghotya Robert, Bokota Labama, Elkanah Nkugwa.

Subs: Owiny Allan, Okot Fred, Lule Jimmy Kibirige, Ronald Kigongo, Wandyaka Richard, , Villa Oromchan, Kagaba Nicholas.

URA FC schedule:
January 1st: KVZ FC 0-2 URA FC
January 3rd:  Jang’ombe Boys 1-2 URA FC
January. 5th: URA FC VS Simba SC
January 8th: URA FC VS Taifa ya Jang’ombe


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