The 22-year-old who was also linked with Vipers signed a three year deal with the club from Mbarara City.
But he is confident his troops will finish the job in Masindi.
Midfielder Gift Ali and defender Musa Ramathan return to the team from suspension.
Defending champions Proline will make a trip to Mbale to battle Kiboga Young at the new Mbale Municipal Stadium.
All eyes will be on holders Proline, who host Tororo side Admin today at StarTimes Stadium Lugogo.
Admin is currently one of the strongest sides in the Eastern regional league where they top the Bukedi Group on 20 points from eight games.
Golola leaves Vipers on top of the league standings with 42 points, four behind second-placed and reigning champions KCCA FC.
Vipers' elimination in the knockout competition follows their 1-0 loss to SC Villa in their last league match. Elsewhere, Onduparaka also fell 1-0 to Bugamba...
"We needed this victory so badly because players' confidence had gone down having lost the previous two matches in the league..."
Defending champions Proline were drawn away to struggling StarTimes Big League outfit Katwe United.
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