Big League: NEC Seek To Bounce Back

Veteran Striker Geoffrey Sserunkuma of NEC FC

Thursday, March 23

*NEC vs Soroti City, Bugolobi Coffee Ground
*Kyetume vs Ndejje University, Nakisunga Ground
*Kataka vs Luweero United, Mbale Stadium
*Lugazi FC vs Adjumani TC, Lugazi Stadium
*Jinja North United vs Kaaro Karungi, Kyabazinga Stadium
*Booma FC vs Northern Gateway, Masindi stadium

Sunday, March 26
*Calvary Vs Kitara, Midigo
*Police Vs Mbarara City, Kavumba

FUFA Big League table

NEC FC will hope to return to winning ways when they host relegation-threatened Soroti City at the Bugolobi Coffee Ground in the FUFA Big League.

Lukyamuzi Skills’ charges are winless in their last three games including back to back losses.

They succumbed to a 2-0 defeat away to Luweero United, a 1-0 home loss to Kitara FC and a one all draw with Mbarara City.

For the Big League Newcomers to keep their promotion chances alive and keep pace with those above them, they need to start by beating Soroti City.

They sit two points outside the three-promotion places and six points below leaders Kitara.

NEC lost to Luwero United in their last league game

The Die hards will bank on their home record as they have lost just once at Bugoloobi, with the defeat coming recently against Kitara.

NEC will eye revenge over the Soroti based side having lost 1-0 in the reverse fixture at the Soroti Stadium.

NEC sits fourth on the log with 37 points after 21 matches, with their report card reading 11W, 4D, 6L.

They have scored 25 goals and conceded 14 times.

For Soroti City, they will hope to complete a double over NEC FC after overcoming them 1-0 at home.

However, they will be wary of their poor away form having registered just two wins on the road.

Soroti City comes into this game having beaten Lugazi FC 2-0 at Soroti Stadium in their last emcounter.

He will hope to reciprocate that performance to pick all the points against a desperate side.

They are in 13th position in the standing with 23 points after 21 games. 7W, 2D, 12L.

They have scored 20 goals and conceded 34 times.



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