Eastern Region, Goalkeeper Bwabye Ashraf’’s penalty saves, led them to winning the Airtel Rising Stars 2019 National championship against Kampala Region.
The game which was played at MUBs playground, full of action and exceptional skills ended 0-0 in normal time.
During the spot kicks a one Bwabye Ashraf saved 2 penalties to lead Eastern Region to the title over the former champions and hosts Kampala Region.
The game ended 3-2 in a decisive penalty shootout.
Eastern Region were crowned champions and walked away with Ugshs 7Million while Kampala Region got Ugshs 5million.
Top Scorer – Jabera Jeremaya – Kampala (6 goals)
Best goalkeeper – Bwabye Ashraf (Eastern)
MVP – Karisa Shugai (Kampala)
Runners up – Kampala Region
Winners – Eastern region