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Ugandans abroad: Ritah Kivumbi on target for Mallbackens as Bbakka continues to shine in Sweden

It was yet another action-packed weekend was for a number of Ugandan players in the diaspora with a couple of them finding the back of the net.

Sweden based striker Ritah Kivumbi was on target for Mallbackens in the 5th minute.

It was her first goal this season as her side lost 3-4 at home to Alingsas in the Swedish Elitettan Women League.

Ritah Kivumbi was on target for Mallbackens

Viola Nambi was introduced in the 90th minute as her Vaxjo DFF side lost 3-0 on road against Linkopings in the Swedish Allsvenskan Women League.

In the Swedish Suprettan, Alexis Bbakka scored his second season goal in the 82nd minute as his Umea FC defeated AFC Eskilstuna 1-3 on the road.

Alexis Bbakka (L) in action for Umea FC

In the Allsvenkun, defender Izak Ssewankambo started before being withdrawn in the 88th minute as his Ostersunds FK side lost 2-4 at home to Norrkoping.

Another defender Ronald Mukiibi wasn’t in the match day squad.

In Slovakia, Isaac Muleme started and was substituted in the 83rd minute as his side Nitra lost 1-0 against Sered.

Right-back Hebert Bochorn wasn’t in the match day squad as his Huddersfield Town FC lost 3-1 at Nottingham Forest.

Herbert Bockhorn was unused in the match against Nottingham Forest

Meanwhile in Turkey, Farouk Miya was introduced in the 61st minute as his side Konyaspor lost 3-0 away to Besiktas.

In Denmark, midfielder Robert Kakeeto played full time as his side Aalborg beat Aarhus 4-1.

In the Estonia Meistrilliga, forward Edrisa Lubega was introduced in the 79th minute for Kristopher Piht as his on-form side Paide Linameeskond defeated Legion 2-0 at home.

In the English championship, Jordan Obita came on in the 82nd minute as his side Reading FC lost 2-1 to Derby County.

Jordan Obita in action for Reading

In the Albanian Super League, left-back Godfrey Walusimbi wasn’t in the matchday squad as his Vllaznia FC side lost 0-3 at home to Teuta.

In Tanzania, Nicholas Wadada played full time as his side Azam FC drew 1-1 against Biashara United. Midfielder Boban Zirintusa also played full time as his Mtibwa Sugar FC lost 1-0 at Mwadui FC.

In the Israel Ligat Ha’al relegation round, William Luwagga Kizito played full time as his Hapoel Kfar Saba side lost 0-1 at home against Nes Tziona while

Defender Timothy Denis Awany also played full time as his Ashdod FC defeated Netanya 2-5 away from home.

Meanwhile, Joseph Mpande will be in action as his Haiphong FC side hosts Gia Lai while Moses Opondo’s Odense hosts Lyngby in the Danish Premier League on Monday, 29th June 2020

Report compiled by Ronnie Lusulire-a presenter on 102.1 FUFA fm.  He presents every Tuesday 8pm a programme called Tugukyangira Bunayiira dedicated to Uganda’s foreign based players. 

Ronnie Lusulire

MAIN PHOTO: Ritah Kivumbi playing for Mallbackens in Sweden


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