Kigulu beat Bukono in Busoga Masaza Cup opener

By Bruno Mugooda

Alimansi Waisswa scores the only goal of the opening game.

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(Credit: Bruno Mugooda)


Opening match result

Bukono 0 Kigulu 1

NAMUTUMBA - A 30-yard freekick by Alimansi Waisswa in the 62nd-minute handed away side Kigulu a 1-0 victory over Bukono in the opening game of the Busoga Masaza Cup.

Kyabazinga of Busoga Wilberforce Gabula Nadiope presided over start of the second edition of the Busoga Masaza football tournament at Bukono playground in Namutumba district.

"It's an honor to score this all-important goal in front of such a big crowd but most important of all, in front of my king," said Waisswa after the game.




The match was played in front of thousands of spectators who came to witness Busoga's most prestigious football competition.

Action resumes next Saturday at Nawanyago Primary School when  Buzaya host Bugabula, while at Luuka district headquarters, Luuka will host Budiope.


July 29

Buzaya v  Bugabula  at St Mary's primary school play ground at Nawanyago

Luuka   v Budiope  at Luuka district head quarters

August 5

Bugweri   v Bukoli South at Busembatia

Bunhole   v  Butembe at Bugadhe

Bugabula  v  Luuka at Kamuli Municipal pla ground

Budiope   v Buzaya  at Bukungu