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The FUFA Drum: Bugisu oust Busoga in seven goal thriller to reach semis

FUFA Drum Tournament Quarter finals

Match Day 5 Results

Busoga 3-4 Bugisu
Lango 1-3 West Nile

Thursday, 5th December fixtures

Acholi Vs Bukedi – Pece War Memorial Stadium, Gulu (4 PM)

Buganda Vs Tooro – Akii Bua Stadium, Lira (4 PM)

Bugisu province qualified for the semi-finals of the 2019 FUFA Drum tournament after a 4-3 victory over rivals Busoga in a thrilling derby played at the Pece War Memorial Stadium, Gulu on Wednesday.

Steven Makumba scored a brace while Raymond Onyai goal and Ronald Magwali penalty gave Bugisu the deserved win in a free scoring encounter.

Bakali Magunda scored one goal for Busoga and a brace from Richard Wandyaka (including a penalty) found Busoga’s three goals which turned into mere consolations.

Makumba was the man of the match after his heroics earning Shs 100,000 on the spot and a plaque.

Bugisu now has six points from two games and qualifies alongside Lango to the semi-finals.

At the new Akii Bua Stadium in Lira, hosts Lango lost their first game 1-3 to West Nile.

Maroon’s striking duo of Fred Amaku and Rashid Agau as well as Onduparaka’s Vitalis Tabu scored for West Nile.

Sports Club Villa’s Fahad Badiro netted the consolation for Lango province.

West Nile forward Tabu was man of the match.

The FUFA Drum quarter-final matches will climax on Thursday with two matches which will be played in Gulu and Lira.

Buganda province will just honour fixture when they take on Tooro at the Akii Bua stadium in Lira as hosts Acholi entertain already qualified Bukedi seeking semifinal berth.

Full Quarter final results

Match Day One

Busoga 1-1 West Nile
Bugisu 0-1 Lango

Match Day Two

Bukedi 2-1 Tooro
Acholi 1-0 Buganda

Match Day Three

Bugisu 1-0 West Nile
Lango 2-0 Busoga

Match Day Four

Buganda 2-4 Bukedi
Tooro 1-1 Acholi

Match Day Five

Busoga 3-4 Bugisu
Lango 1-3 West Nile

Rest Day: Friday, 6th December

Semi-finals: Saturday and Sunday

Rest Day: Monday, 9th December

Final: Tuesday 10th December

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