Kitara FC and Mbarara City FC drew against Northern Gateway SC and Booma FC respectively as third placed NEC FC won their match against Calvary FC to rise to the top. NEC FC captain Marvin Kavuma scored the lone goal in the 90th minute to move his side up.
Else where, Kyetume FC overcame Kataka FC at Nakisunga Ssaza ground through a goal from Simon Okwil in the 59th minute. The result pushes the home side from 10th to 6th on the table standings.
Fourth placed Police FC suffered their second defeat of the season a the hands of Lugazi FC at the Lugazi Stadium. Paul Wasswa scored in the 59th minute for the home side. Lugazi FC moves up to 8th from 11th place.
The Ndejje University lions had their fifth win of the season from Jinja as they beat the home side Jinja North United FC 2-1. The lions opened scoring in the 19th minute through Brian Obedi only for the hosts to equalise from the spot in the 48th minute through Dickson Mataama. New recruit Kipper Luwalo scored for the visitors from the spot to hand them the three points.
The FUFA Big League top scorer Denis Omedi’s goal for Booma FC in the 1st minute was equalised by Mbarara City FC’s Seiri Arigumaho in the 47th minute. This saw the match end in a 1-1 draw.
Adjumani TC FC overcame Soroti FC to rise from 15th to 13th on the table standings. Both teams remain in the red zone.
Match day 16 Results
- Jinja North Utd FC 1-2 Ndejje University, Kyabazinga Stadium
- NEC FC 1-0 Calvary FC, Bugolobi Coffee Ground
- Lugazi FC 1-0 Police FC, Lugazi FC Stadium
- Kyetume FC 1-0 Kataka FC, Nakisunga Ground
- Booma FC 1-1 Mbarara City FC, Masindi Stadium
- Northern Gateway 0-0 Kitara FC, The Gate Stadium
- Adjumani TC FC 3-1 Soroti City FC, Paridi Stadium
|Denis Omedi||Booma FC||17|
|Henry Kaddu Patrick||Kitara FC||15|
|Henry Kitegenyi||Mbarara City FC||13|
|Gerald Ogweti||Lugazi FC||10|
|Kavuma Marvin||NEC FC||9|