Diaspora: Nalukenge, Ssekisambu on target – how Ugandan pros abroad fared over the weekend


This weekend saw both Juliet Nalukenge and Erisa Ssekisambu continued their impressive form- finding the back of the net for their respective sides.

In this article, we will take you through how these two players and many more other Ugandan professionals abroad fared over the weekend in the different leagues across the globe.

Starting off in Scotland, Sadat Anaku was an unused substitute for Dundee United as they lost 4-2 to Celtics in the Scottish Premiership.

Bevis Mugabi also an unused substitute for Motherwell FC as they suffered a 3-2 defeat to Hearts.

Enock Walusimbi played fulltime for Peterhead as they lost 3-0 to Montrose in the Scottish League one.

In England, Jordan Obita featured fulltime for Wycombe Wanderers as they lost 2-0 to Walsall in the English League One.

Giosue Ebong Bellagambi started in goal for Spennymoor Town and kept a cleansheet as they defeated Gloucester City in English National Football League.

In Denmark, Moses Opondo played 77 minutes for AC Horsens as they defeated Randers 2-1 in the Danish SuperLiga.

Vanessa Karungi started in goal for B93 W as they claimed a 2-1 victory over Verde in the Danish Elitedivisionen Women.

In Sweden, Alexis Bbaka was an unused substitute on the bench for Umea FC as they shared spoils with ÖSIF in the Swedish Division 1.

Viola Nambi played the last 13 minutes for IFK Kalmar as they secured a 2-1 victory over AIK in the Swedish Damallsvenskan.

In Turkey, Farouk Miya was sidelined for Rizespor CK with an injury as they defeated Erzurumspor 3-1 in Turkish TFF First League.

Still in Turkey, Uche Ikpeazu Mubiru played 46 minutes for Konyaspor Kulubu as they drew 2-all with Trabzonspor in Turkish Sùper Lig.

In Azerbaijan, Kizito Luwagga played 18 minutes for Sabail FK as they lost 2-0 to Sabah in the Azerbaijan Premier League.

In German, Herbert Bockhorn didn’t make it to matchday for 1.FC Magdeburg as they secured a 2-1 victory over Nürnberg in the German 2.Bundesliga.

Still in German, Melvyn Lorezen featured fulltime for Wormatia FC as they lost 1-0 to Ballingen in German Regionalliga.

In Israel, Timothy Awanyi featured fulltime for Ashdod SC as they defeated Hapoel Tel Aviv 1-0 in the Israeli Premier League.

In Vietnam, both Joseph Mpande and Moses Oloya featured fulltime for Hai Phong as they drew 1-all with Hong Linh in the Vietnam League 1.

Still in Vietnam, Geofrey Baba Kizito featured fulltime for Nam Dinh as they lost 2-0 to LaiHoàng Anh.

In Cyprus, Juliet Nalukenge found the back of the net for Apollon Ladies as they humbled Lefkothea in the Cyprus First Division.

In Serbia, Pius Obuya played for Sremska as they claimed a 2-1 victory over Radnicki Beograd.

In Rwanda, Erisa Ssekisambu continued his good form for Kiyovu Sport as he once again found the back of net to help his side draw 2-all with Rustiro FC.

In Zambia, Hashim Sempala played for Kabwe Warriors as they lost 1-0 to Kansanshi in the Zambian Premier League.

Kizito Keziron played 45 minutes for Buildcon as they suffered a 3-2 defeat to Zesco United.

In Ethiopia, Charles Lukwago started in goal for St. George as they drew 1-all with Arba Menche in Ethiopian Premier League

Still in EPL, Charles Musiige wasn’t in Diredawa City team as they defeated Ethiopian Bunna.

In Ghana, Steven Mukwala featured for Asante Kotoko as they claimed a 2-1 victory over Samartex in the First Capital Plus Premier League.

Kamardin Shero
Senior sports Editor at The Touchline Sports | Am down to earth person with a great heart of always wanting to assist where possible.

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