Uganda Cup Countdown (9 days): Key Statistics in the 43rd Edition

With the 2017 Uganda Cup final scheduled to take place on 15th June at the Green light stadium, case ChimpReports brings detailed analysis and a countdown to the highly anticipated clash between Paidha Black Angels and KCCA FC.

In today’s article, what is ed we look at some of the key highlights of the 43rd edition of the knockout tournament.

Goals scored

A total of 133 goals have been scored since the round of 64 that is fully recognized by FUFA (regional and non-league fixtures excluded).

Of the 133 goals, viagra approved 53 were scored at the round of 64, thirty four goals at the round of 32, twenty nine at the round of 16. Seven were scored at the quarter final stage while 10 goals were registered in the


KCCA FC have scored the highest number of goals this campaign (21 goals in 6 games).


A total of 7 walkovers happened during the course of the 2017 Uganda Cup with 6 coming at the round of 64 while the other came at the round of 32.

They were as follows;

Round of 64

Mbarara FC w/o against Busia Fisheries

Masavu w/o against Mbarara City

Doves All stars w/o against Artland Katale

Lungujja Galaxy w/o against Moroto United

Bright Light w/o against Sun City

Fort Portal Boda Boda w/o against Simba FC

Round of 32

Water FC w/o against Boma Young – Games decided on penalties

Several fixtures ended in stalemates and this being a knockout tournament, the games had to be decided on spot kicks.

In that regard, 15 fixtures were decided on penalties. These include:-

Round of 64

Future stars 0(4)-0(5) Bright stars

Hope Doves 3(2)-3(4) Paidha Black Angels

Water 0(5)-0(4) Luweero United

Premio 1(2)-1(4) Vipers

Thunder FC 2(7)-2(6) Kibuli United

Kiboga Young 0(5)-0(4) SC Villa

Entebbe 1(6)-1(7) Igombe United

Round of 32

Bright Light 0(4)-0 (5) Paidha Black Angels

Bright stars 1(3)-1(5) Baza Holdings

Ndejje University 0(4)-0(5) JMC Hippos

Express FC 0(4)-0(3) Doves All stars

UCU Mbale 1(1)-1(3) Kyetume FC

Round of 16

Kyetume 1(8)-1(9) Police FC

Fort Portal Boda Boda 1(1)-1(2) Paidha Black Angels


URA FC 1(5)-1(6) Express FC

Qualifying at home

Of the 60 games played from the round of 64 up to the quarterfinal stage, 33 games were won by teams that were at home.

27 teams managed to win away from home.

Most goals in a game

The game between Football for Good and Onduparaka has so far registered the highest number of goals(8).

Played on January 21 at St. Joseph’s Layibi in Gulu, Onduparaka won the game 6-2.

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