Bukedi book a place in the finals of the FUFA drum tournament after defeating Lango 1-0 in the second semifinal played at Akii Bua Stadium, Liira.
Bukedi started against Lango as the highest scoring province in the tournament after netting 12-goals in the group stages and 7 in the quarterfinal group stage making a total of 19 goals. Meanwhile, Lango had scored 11 goals in the group stages and only 4 in the quarterfinal stage making a total of 15 goals.
Ibra Nsimbe’s lone strike in the 3rd minute of the game was enough for Bukedi to set up a final meet with Acholi. Bukedi’s Derrick Emukule was voted man of the match.
The final between Acholi and Bukedi will be played on Tuesday the 10th Dec 2019 and thetouchlinesports.com will keep you posted
Summary of Result
Saturday 7th DEC 2019
Bugisu 0-1 Acholi @ Pece Stadium – Gulu
Sunday 8th Dec 2019
Lango 0-1 Bukedi @ Akii bua stadium – Lira
(Ibra Nsimbe 3′)
Tuesday 10th DEC 2019
Acholi vs Bukedi @ Akii Bua Stadium – Lira
How the teams lined up
Frank Olinga (Gk), Emmanuel Odur, Paul Achire, Musa Ramathan, Ivan Okello, Jasper Okello, Farouq Lamola, Emmanuel Obua, Sam Ssenyonjo, Bronson Nsubuga, Herbert Achai
Coach: Ogwal Ongwedo
Derrick Emukule (Gk), Joseph Othieno, Yeseri Waibi, Benon Tahomera, Edward Kabona, Ibrahim Pengere, Paul Dumba, David Owori, Ibra Nsimbe, Aron Okoth, Fredson Gwoto
Coach: Abbey Kikomeko