The 2021 Stanbic Uganda Cup round of 32 draw has been held at FUFA House on Tuesday, 30th March 2021.
The draw was overseen by the FUFA Competitions Director Aisha Nalule who was flanked by the FUFA Deputy CEO-Services Humphrey Mandu Watenga and FUFA Communications Director Ahmed Hussein and Uganda Premier League’s CEO Bernard Bainamani.
The sponsors were also ably represented by Sonia Karamagi (Director of Marketing and Communications) and Daniel Kayongo (Kansai Plascon Marketing).
Nalule reaffirmed the playing format for this year’s championship that commences with the round of 32 for only the Star Times Uganda Premier League and Star Times FUFA Big League clubs.
‘We shall play starting from the round of 32 starting with only the StarTimes UPL and StarTimes FUFA Big League clubs. This is because of the COVID-19 pandemic that made us’ Nalule disclosed.
‘The Stanbic Uganda Cup has grown in stature. Four years ago as we were announced official sponsors of the Stanbic Uganda Cup, the tournament has witnessed a drastic growth with the number of teams and organization. I also also happy that we have a new partner in Kansai Plascon’ Karamagi stated.
The first and second legs of the round of 32 matches will be played between 5th and 12th April 2021.
The tournament is sponsored by Stanbic Bank as the headline sponsor, partnered by Kansai Plascon.
Terrazo and Tiles Vs Maroons – Kakyeka Stadium
Onduparaka Vs Luwero United – AbaBet Green Light Stadium, Arua
Vipers Vs Busoga United – St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende
Water Vs Wakiso Giants – Kavumba Recreational Stadium, Wakiso
Kitara Vs Kigezi Home Boyz – Kavumba Recreational Stadium, Wakiso
Blacks Power Vs BUL – Bukedea Town Council
KCCA Vs Nyamityobora – MTN Omondi Stadium
Gaddafi Vs Mbale Heroes – Kyabazinga Stadium, Bugembe – Jinja
Proline Vs MYDA – MTN Omondi Stadium, Lugogo
Kyetume Vs Express – FUFA Technical Center, Njeru
Kataka Vs Tooro United – Mbale Municipal Stadium
Paidha Black Angels Vs Soltilo Bright Stars – Bar Okoro Stadium, Zombo
URA Vs Mbarara City – Arena of Visions Stadium, Ndejje University
Police Vs Calvary – MTN Omondi Stadium, Lugogo
Arua Hill Vs UPDF – Barifa Stadium, Arua
SC Villa Vs Ndejje University – Army Military Stadium, Bombo