Busoga United won their third consecutive game in the second round of the StarTimes Uganda Premier League after edging Mbarara City 1-0 at the Mighty Arena in Jinja.
It’s three wins in three games for Busoga United after Saturday’s 1-0 win against Mbarara city at their fortress, the Mighty Arena in Jinja.
Busoga United and Mbarara City gave neutrals an entertaining game, both keeping the opposition goalkeeper busy, without finding the back of the net in the first half.
At the restart, several runs at Mbarara’s defense from Busoga United yielded results when Lawrence Tezikya tapped in Abubaker Otwao’s through ball to put the hosts ahead on the 62nd minute.
The home team could have doubled the lead but Mbarara City’s custodian, Thomas Ikara, denied Paul Sekulima on the 89th minute.
This marks Busoga United’s 4th win against the Ankole Lions, leaving them 7th on 27 points, while Mbarara City are 10th on 22 points.
In the other games played, 10-man BUL FC fell to Maroons 2-0 in Luzira, URA FC won their 4th game in a row after edging Bright Stars 1-0, while Express FC beat Proline 3-0 in Kavumba.