UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL LEAGUE: YMCA SUFFOCATES NKUMBA UNIVERSITY’S QUALIFICATION STRUGGLE
Wednesday, May 01
YMCA COMPREHENSIVE INSTITUTE 1 : 0 NKUMBA UNIVERSITY
YMCA comprehensive institute put the final nail in the coffin in the qualification struggle for Nkumba University with 1-0 defeat in a University Football league played at YMCA Buwambo campus.
Nkumba University came into the game needing maximum points (win) to confirm their qualification for quarter finals until Lutabi’s (YMCA) delivery from the left wing in the 25th minute that led to an own goal by the Nkumba center back for the opener.
After a brief exchange that involved a couple of missed opportunities, YMCA managed to keep their 1-0 lead intact at the halftime. However, more was yet to come.
Mutyaba Twaha the YMCA Center back added more salt to the wound by denying Nkumba University strikers entry in the box with a couple of solid clearances to silence the Nkumba fans.
The win put YMCA on top of the Group table, thus ensuring automatic qualification to the quarter finals to be played in august.