Friday, December 4
*BUL FC 2-2 SC Villa
*Mbarara City 1-1 URA
*Police 0-0 Wakiso Giants
SC Villa fought back with a man down for a point off BUL FC in their league opener at Kyabazinga Stadium in Bugembe.
Emmanuel Wasswa curled the ball home in the 4th minute to hand Villa am early lead but were pegged back Musa Esenu assisted Richard Wandyaka to head in an equaliser at the half-hour mark.
Esenu turned goalscorer in the 54th minute to take a 2-1 lead, and Villa were further dented when Benson Muhindo was sent off in the 68th minute.
Nicholas Kabonge equalised ten minutes later and his side held on for the rest of the game to kickstart their 2020/21 campaign with a point.
Next for Villa is a home game against Mbarara City FC while BUL take a short trip to face Busoga United in Njeru.
BUL FC – Davis Mutebi, Douglas Bithum, Frederick Kizito, Wlater Ochora, Godfrey Akol, Fredson Gwoto, Denis Okot, Richard Wandyaka, Musa Esenu, Joseph Ssemujju, Vitalis Tabu
Subs – Abdul Kimera, Peter Onzima, Charles Sempa, Robert Mukongotya, Anwar Ntege, Simon Oketch, Martin Aprem
SC Villa XI – Meddie Kibirige, Fred Agandu, Derrick Ndahiro, Gavin Kizito Mugweri, Asuman Alishe, Amir Kakomo, Goffin Oyirwoth, Emmanuel Wasswa, Isaac Ogwang, Nicholas Kabonge, Benson Muhindo
Subs – Martin Ssenkooto, Moses Kiggundu, Ronald Ssekiganda, Faizal Muwawu, Abdallah Ssekandi, Abdullah Salim, Fahad Badiro