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Walusimbi late strike salvages a point for Maroons against Police

Sunday 4th November

Police FC 2-2 Maroons FC

Solomon Walusimbi’s late priceless strike was enough to inspire Maroons FC to a 2-2 draw against Police FC in the StarTimes Uganda Premier League Sunday game.

Juma Balinya scored a brace for the Cops in either phase of the game while Rashid Agau and Solomon Walusimbi strikes comforted a draw for the Prison custodians at the StarTimes stadium in Lugogo.

Police Football Club went into the lead after 36 minutes when Juma Balinya stroke past Bugembe Asadu and put the Cops in a halftime lead.

In the second half, Maroons Football Club equalised and leveled the game when Rashid Agau stroke from corner past Davis Mutebi making the score 1-1 and searched for the winner.

However, the hosting team Police FC went back in the driving seat off Juma Balinya who capitalised on his early goal to make it 2-1 in favour of the Cops.

With just seven minutes left on the clock, Solomon Walusimbi came to the rescue for the visitors when he canceled out Juma Balinya’s would be winner from shooting past Davis Mutebi to make a 2-1 full time report.

The results keeps Police Football Club in the 9th position with seven points while Maroons Football Club went on two points still on the bottom of the table.

Team lineups

Police FC

Davis Mutebi (GK), Bigala Denis Makoba, Willa Paul, Kyambadde Sadat ©, Galiwaango Arafat, Makeera Shakur, Kalega Hassan, Ocen Ben, Kimera Reuben, Balinya Juma, Ojik Norman

Substitutes: Kimera Tayimulu, Sentume Joseph, Mugume Ashraf, Mbazira Simon, Kaggwa Pius, Okiring Andrew, Odong Johnson

Maroons FC

Bugembe Ashaduh (GK), Kapampa Eddie, Majwega Brian, Maxwell Okello, Silvestre Okello, Orombi.Ronald, Wagaluka Dan, Kikonyogo Ronald, Herman Waswa, Agau Rashid, Obuya Pius

Substitutes: Akol Emmanuel, Mutyaba Samson, Wani Ivan, Luuti Yahaya, Wogalo Alex, Walusimbi Solomon, Olinga Emmanuel

Police Football Club will play next Tooro United at the same stadium while Maroons Football Club will host Onduparaka FC in Luzira.

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