Kitende eliminate holders Buddo to reach Copa finals

Copa Coca Cola Semi -finals

  • St Mary’s Kitende 1(7)-1(6) Buddo SSS
  • Standard High Zana vs Jinja SSS

 

Favorites St Mary’s Kitende knocked out holders Buddo 7-6 in Spot kicks after a 1-1 draw in normal time to storm Copa finals

Andrew Kawooya, Bobosi Byaruhanga and Aziz Kayondo missed for SMASK and Charles Lwanga, Yiga Najib,Jacob Okao, Musa Ssali, Ahmed Amayo, Abdul Karim Watambala and Ivan Asaba scored their kicks.

SMASK XI against Buddo.

 

Joseph Bukenya, Hamza Mulambuzi, Ibrahim Bbosa, Abu Kajabwangu, Musa Segujja, Innocent Ronald scored for Buddo and Arijole Godfrey, Kiggundu, Dhata and Joseph Kafumbe missed theirs

Midfielder Abdul Karim Watambala gave St Mary’s Kitende the lead in the 11th minute and Emmanuel Loki levelled for Buddo before half time.

Buddo got chance to level in the 29th minute but Innocent Ronald header went inches wide.

Buddo SSS celebrating their equaliser.

 

SMASK right back Emma Munoobi was stretchered off injured after colliding with goal keeper Dennis Kiggundu before half time.

Yiga Najib and Andrew Kawooya replaced injured Emma Munoobi and Stephen Serwadda at half but their introduction made no difference on the score line.

Charles Lwanga failed to convert on St Mary’s Kitende’s only second half chance and Emanuel Loki got Buddo’s last golden chance but he couldn’t find the target on his left footed shot.

St Mary’s Kitende will play the winner between Jinja SSS and Standard High School in the finals tomorrow.

SMASK XI
Dennis Kigundu, Emma Munoobi, Musa Ssali, Jacob Okao, Ahmed Amayo, Aziz Kayondo, Bobosi Byaruhanga, Abdul Karim Watambala, Richard Basangwa, Charles Lwanga, Stephen Serwadda

Substitutes
Andrew Kawooya, Mugolopa Mutwalib, Dennis Ojara , Ivan Asaba, Robert Kitabalwa, Umar Kyebatalya

Coach
Dan Male

Buddo SSS XI
Aristoto Muhindo, Dhata Joseph, Joseph Kafumbe, Musa Segujja, Arijole Godfrey, Derrick Kiggundu, Hebert Kibirango, Hamuza Mulambuzi, Innocent Ronald ,Joseph Bukenya, Emmanuel Loki

Substitutes
Situma Anthony, Reagan Kasumba, Abu Kajabwangu, Balidawa, Ibrahim Bbosa

Coach
Simon Peter Mugerwa

Penalties guide

Buddo ⚽⚽✖✖⚽ | ⚽ ⚽ ⚽ ✖✖

Kitende ⚽⚽✖✖⚽ | ⚽ ⚽ ⚽✖⚽

About Henry Musabe

Henry Musabe is a Ugandan sports journalist, senior reporter at Sports256 as well as a presenter and football commentator.