KCCA walked away with a cash prize of sh10m and a trophy.
Pilsner Super 8
KCCA 2 Onduparaka 0
KCCA FC: sh10m
SC Villa: sh3.5m
Kirinya Jinja SS: sh2m
Ndejje University: sh2m
KAMPALA - KCCA FC won the first edition of the Pilsner Super 8 following their 2-0 victory over Onduparaka in the final on Saturday evening at Muteesa II Stadium, Wankulukuku.
Sadam Juma opened the lead for KCCA in the 33 minute through well curled free kicks after striker Patrick Kaddu was brought down. Four minutes later, Allan Okello doubled the lead.
KCCA walked away with a cash prize of sh10m and a trophy while Onduparaka received sh5m for finishing runners up.
Onduparaka's midfielder Viane Ssekajugo was voted the most valuable player while KCCA's duo; Kaddu and Allan Okello were named top scorer (two goals) and man of match respectively.
Ssekajugo and Kaddu received sh200,000 apiece. Okello went home with sh150,000.
The three-weeks inaugural single-tie knockout tournament was sponsored by Uganda Breweries Limited (UBL).
The company injected sh90m under their brand; Pilsner with sh30m shared by all the eight teams that participated during the event.
The weekend tie was also precursor for KCCA ahead of their last game in the CAF Champions' League group stages.
KCCA who left the country in the wee hours of Sunday morning will take on Al Ahly this Tuesday in Egypt.