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2016 Mapinduzi Cup: URA F.C open campaign against JKU on Monday

2016 MAPINDUZI cup:

Opening Game:

Sunday, 3rd January 2016 Yanga Vs Mafunzo – 4: 00 p.m (Live on Azam T.V)

JKU F.C Vs URA F.C  – Monday, 4th January 2016 (4:15 p.m)

All Matches at Amman Stadium – Live on Azam T.V

Uganda’s ambassadors at the 2016 Mapinduzi peace cup in Zanzibar, Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) football club are in bouyout moods ahead of their opening match against Tanzania’s JKU F.C on Monday.

The match will take place at the Amman stadium in Zanzibar, the same venue that will host all the matches of the tournament.

According to the team media officer, Edward Kulubya,the team players and officials are all in fine health having traveled and settled in well.

He told that;

We traveled safely from Kampala and we look set for the games. We had a training session at the synthetic turf of Amman Stadium. There are no injury concerns in the camp. We expect Derrick Tekkwo on Sunday evening who traveled by himself because we left him in Kampala as he was attending to domestic tasks

Some of the club players like Robert Sentongo, Frank Kalanda and  Richard Kasagga Jjuuko remained in Kampala to train with the Uganda Cranes CHAN team which will play at the CHAN finals in Rwanda.

Other players who did not travel were Ali Feni, Patrick Ochan and goal keeper Cleo.

Uganda’s other club, KCCA F.C are the defending champions but did not travel for this year’s edition.

Remaining URA group Matches:

06th Jan 2016 – URA FC Vs Simba SC-08:15Pm

08th Jan 2016 – Jamhuri FC Vs URA FC-04;15Pm

URA FC Traveling Team:

Goalkeepers: Brian Bwete (Vice Captain) & Sulait Luyima

Defenders: Simeon Masaba (Team captain), Jimmy Kulaba, Julius Ntambi, Allan Munaaba, Sam Sekitto, Deo Otieno, Sam Senkoomi and Bob Kasozi.

Midfielders: Shafik Kagimu, Oscar Agaba, Elkanah Nkugwa, Noah Ssemakula

Forwards: Villa Oromchan, Peter Lwasa and Ronald Kigongo.

Officials: Kefa Kisala (Head Coach), Godfrey Ndugga (Assistant Team Manager), Joseph Lubega (Team Doctors), Geofrey Masozi (Team Manager), Fred Mwajuzi (Head of Security), Edward Kulubya (Media Officer) and Henry Mayeku (Leader of Delegation)

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