Sport
Owen Kasule’s form delights Nkata
Publish Date: Jan 06, 2014
Owen Kasule’s form delights Nkata
URA head coach Paul Nkata.
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Hussein Bukenya in Zanzibar

OWEN Kasule’s hard work is paying off with goal scoring form in the Mapinduzi Cup in Zanzibar. 

The 27yr old struck against Clove Stars on Saturday to take his tally to two goals in two matches.

This means Kasule is among the leading scorers in the championship that has been ongoing for the last five days. 

Coach Paul Nkata is delighted with the player’s impressive performance and has showered praise on the midfielder. 

Kasule was among the scorers on Saturday as URA trounced Clove stars 3-1, other two goals coming off the foot of Moses Feni.

Nkata said: “Kasule is playing well and scoring goals; he played well again on Saturday he has hit form at the moment and I pray that he continues with this up to the final. We also have to go back to fight in the second round of the FUFA Super League.”

URA is back in action today in a must-win game to confirm qualification to the quarter finals.

She Cranes hit the road

Meanwhile Uganda’s She Crane is expected here today to compete in the Mapinduzi Cup that kicks off tomorrow. Hashim Salum the chief organiser of the event said that they expect all teams to be here today. 

A contingent of 12 players and four officials started the road journey yesterday. 

TEAM: P. Proscovia, R. Nanyonga, H. Nakachwa, R. Meeme, E. Atonet, L. Ajio, A. Nantenza, M. Soigi, F. Nanyonga, M. Mukala, C. Nalubega, and E. Abalo.

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
FIFA executive meets amid corruption report storm
FIFA president Sepp Blatter opened a meeting of his 25-member executive committee on Thursday amid a storm of controversy over an inquiry into the bids by Russia and Qatar for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups....
Nsubuga inspires Uganda against the visiting Takashinga side
The only thing worse than a terrible first innings is a disastrous second innings. Thanks to Frank Nsubuga, the Uganda Cricket Association (UCA) XI turned a dreadful batting show into their first victory against the Takashinga XI on Thursday at Kyambogo....
She Cranes live on Fox
Sydney Fox Sports and Network Ten will bring the world’s best netballers into homes across Australia next year from August 7-16, when they join forces with the Netball World Cup SYDNEY 2015 in an exciting moment for the broadcast of women’s sport....
Netball World Cup: Uganda avoids Australia
She Cranes head coach Fred Mugerwa is convinced Uganda will progress to the knockout stages of the 2015 netball World Cup due in Sydney, Australia....
Motocross registers success on various fronts this year
The 2014 motocross season registered progress on the domestic and international scene....
Takashinga expose Uganda’s batting woes
Deus Muhumuza’s economy with the ball was the brightest spot on another day of admirable bowling and fielding that typically fell short of securing victory for a Ugandan team facing strong foreign opposition....
Do you agree with the ban on the export of maids?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter