Booma Fc picked an away important point against the sturbon Jeeja Fc in a 1-1 draw on Saturday 4th January 2020 at Jeeja play ground, Kigumba.
Midfielder Omona walter scored for Booma Fc from the penalty in first half.
Shaban. K equalised for Jeeja Fc in the last minutes of second half.
The game started on the high pace and temple with each side in search for an ealy lead but nothing yielded in the early minutes.
Booma Fc enjoyed possesion in the first 20 minutes with close changes to take the lead but were not clinical upfront.
Isingoma Chris Ebue (Booma fc) had four chances to cross from the right wing to the strikers but his crosses were not not well calculated as they all went straight to the goalkeeper and defenders.
More so Musimenta Dassy (Booma fc) had two chances at goal but all went over bar.
Again Omona Walter (Booma fc) had a close chance to put his side a head but his shot went wide.
Jeeja Fc also had one chance to take the lead through Alinda Alex but his shot went straight into Musisi Moses’s hands the Booma Fc goalkeeper to keep the score line 0-0.
Booma Fc’s best moment came when Masiinenta Dassy closed to Kambale Aldrine in the box where by he was fouled by Steven the Jeeja Fc defender and the referee pointed at the penalty point.
Omona Walter stepped up calmly and put the ball at the back of the net past the goalkeeper putting the Tukyate Boys in a 1-0 lead in the 43 minute.
First half ended the visitors (Booma fc ) enjoying a 1-0 narrow lead.
In the second half, the first 20 minutes balanced with few chances created.
But from then it was Jeeja Fc pressing for an equliser with minute to minute threats on Booma fc goal.
Shaban’s (Jeeja fc) chance to level matters just kissed the cross bar into the goal kick.
Another chance for the home side came when Julius. K put the ball few inches over the bar from the corner hence keeping the score line 1-0.
Finally Jeeja Fc’s moment came when they won a corner and unmarked Shaban tapped the ball into the net in the 87th minute to level matters hence 1-1.
Jeeja Fc continued pressing for the winner but Booma fc defence and the goalkeeper were alert to defence for apoint.
Booma fc came close to restore their lead through Ongeyuwun Patrick but his free kick went straight into the goalkeepers hands.
And that that was the end of it all, 1-1.
This was Booma fc’s game under Kalisa Kenneth who replaced Kajambiya.
Kalisa (Booma fc) made three substitutes, Swadick Collenesis, Butuhan Kasibante and Assimwe Clinton coming in for Kyomuhendo Rogger, Kambale Aldrine and Isingoma Chris Ebue respectively.
This was Booma Fc’s second draw of the season from four games, hence taking them to eight points dropping to second position on the table, one bellow table leaders Bugoigo Leopards Fc who have nine points from three games.
Jeeja Fc went to five points from four games and remained fifth on the table.
The Tukyate Boys (Booma Fc) will host Bujumbura United on Saturday 11th January in their next fixture at Masindi stadium.
Jeeja Fc will visit Kagadi United at Kagadi play ground on the same date.
Other matc day 4 results.
Victorious Fc 1-3 Bugoigo Leopards Fc
Kyamugwera Fc 1-3 Kagadi United
Kigorobya County Fc 0-1 Bujumbura United.
By Bantam Nobart.