Caf CC: Villa Through to Second Round

Sports Club Villa is through to the second round of the 2016 Car Confederation’s Cup after eliminating Jeshi LA Kujenga Uchumi (JKU FC) with aggregate 5-0 scoreline following a 1-0 away win on Friday 18th March at the Amaan stadium in Zanzibar.

Youngster Ambrose Kirya scored the lone goal of the game just two minutes from the breather. The Jogoos carried a 4-0 victory from the first leg and despite enduring a 1700 km distance by road to the Swahili island, treatment they came back with a win.

To reach this stage, advice the Ugandan representatives defeated All Khartoum Watani 2-0 in aggregate following a twin 1-0 away and home result. The Coach Kirya side have now scored seven goals and conceded none in the four legs.

Villa will now wait for the outcome of the second leg game between Fath Union Sport Rabat (Morocco) and UMS de Loum of Cameroon. The two play on Saturday at the Stade de FUS, look Rabat. Their first game ended one all in Cameroon.

The winners of the second round advance to the play-off round, where they are joined by the losers of the 2016 CAF Champions League second round.

SC Villa team that travelled to Zanzibar.
Nicholas Sebwato, Misi Katende, Henry Katongole, Jonathan Mugabi, Isaac Muleme, Taddeo Lwanga, Ambrose Kirya, Mike Serumaga, Godfrey Lwesibawa, Umar Kasumba

Others; Ashadu Bugembe, Abel Eturudde, Patrick Mbowa, Robert Achema and Abdul Karim Kasule.


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