Big League: Jinja North Register Third Straight Win

Thursday, November 17
*Police 1-1 Ndejje
*Jinja North 3-1 Adjumani
*Lugazi 4-2 Soroti
*NEC 2-0 Luweero United
*Kyetume 5-0 Northern Gateway
*Calvary 1-1 Mbarara City

Friday, November 18
*Booma Vs Kaaro Karungi – Masindi
*Kataka Vs Kitara – Njeru

Sunday, November 20
*Kyetume Vs Adjumani – Nakisunga

Hosts Jinja North United FC came from a goal down to beat Adjumani TC FC 3-1 in the early kickoff encounter of the FUFA Big League match day-six played at Kyabazinga stadium.

Stephen Mwanje’s penalty canceled Sadik Nasur’s opener for the Visitors.

Then second half goals from Bashir Kabi and Wyclif Nviiri finished the job to record a third straight win for Jinja North who moved to fourth place with 11 points.

For Adjumani, it was their third loss of the season and the side drops back into Red zone in 13th position with just four points.

The Visitors enjoyed the lions share of the the ball and almost went up but Anyana Emmanuel shot wide in the seventh minute.

In 18th minute, Sadik Nasur’s long ball met John Wani who made a beautiful run before laying a good cross for Shafi to finish.

Anyama had a chance to make it 2-0 but goalkeeper Salim Munaku managed to deny him with his long legs.

In the 35th minute, Mwanje leveled matters from the spot after Francis Yikita’s foul on Bashir Kabi.

From a very good link up play in just seven minutes into the second half, Kabi released Dickson Matama to left wing before running unmarked to the far post where he put a cool finish to Matama’s cross to put his side upfront.

Four minutes later, Kabi made it 3-1 with a one touch finish into the bottom corner from a Well swung in cross from dangerous substitute Denis Waihe.

With 14 minutes to play, Matama with a goal keeper after beating his marker, fired his attempt few inches wide at near post.

Jinja North will next Thursday visit Ibanda to play Kaaro Kalungi in their next fixture while Adjumani will take anonther long trip just after two days to play Kyetume on Sunday at Nakisunga.

Players Used:

Jinja North – Salim Munaku, Samuel Mwanje, Stephen Madanda, Bashir Kabi, Rocky Ayebale, Abdallah Kasiba, Frank Zikulabe, Dickson Matama, Fazil Ssempa, Wyclif Nviiri, Shafic Muganza.

Subs – Fredrick Menn, Dickson Outa, James Khaukha, Denis Waihe, Musa Kizza, Franco Mugomba, Ibrahim Mugalu.

Adjumani – Fauza Tatiga, Shafi Basan, John Wani, Micheal Ajiga, Emmanuel Anyama, simon Irarisi, Sadik Nasur, Francis Yitika, Muacha Kisseka, Rogers Wandela, Musa Safi.

Subs – Victor Aweko, Ivan Obita, Baduru Issen, Joakino Amacetiku, Joel Indi Aldo, Yasin Yunus Dafala, Joseph Komakech



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