Startimes Uganda Premier League

Sunday 10th December 2023

URA FC vs Arua Hill SC – Mehta stadium, Lugazi – 3pm

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URA FC returns to action in the Startimes Uganda Premier tomorrow, Sunday with a home tie against Arua Hill SC.

In what will be match day 11, the Tax Collectors will be aiming at returning to winning ways following their loss at NEC FC on Wednesday.

The David Obua coached side is further boosted by their home unbeaten run so far this season ahead of the Arua Hill test.

Team News.

Youngsters Denis Kisiriko and John Innocent Kisolo are not available as they are just returning from national duty were they led Uganda to the CECAFA U18 championship in Kenya.

Custodian Denis Otim also won’t be available as he is rested and so is forward Shariph Kimbowa, Justin Opiro, and Godfrey Sekibengo who didn’t make the match day squad.

Related to the above, midfielder Joshua

Letti Lubwama has recovered from a minor muscle strain and he is in the match day squad.

Pre-Match Reactions.

David Obua- Head Coach

“Preparations have been horrible. It’s pissing so much because of the rain which has made it so hard to do training in Gayaza but that’s not an excuse as it’s the situation all over the country. We are going to do our best and work hard to get positive results against Arua Hill SC and the return of Joshua Lubwama is a boost to us as he is a special player.”

Rogers Omedwa.

“We are treating each game as a final because the competition is getting tight so we are not taking the Arua Hill game for granted. Amidst the harsh weather conditions, we have tried to rectify our mistakes to ensure we get back to winning ways. It’s every players dream to play and incase I am given chance I will work hard with my teammates to ensure we get positive results.”

Form Guide in last previous games.

URA FC: LWLDW

Arua Hill SC: DLWLD

Head To Head.

This will be the fifth time both teams will be facing each other in history with the Tax Collectors managing one win, two draws and one loss in the previous four meetings.

Last season, URA FC won 1-0 at Nakisuga Saza Ground then thanks to substitute Ronald Kigongo second half strike before drawing goaless in the return leg at Barifa.

Currently on the log, URA FC sit in 8th place on 13 points from 10 games while Arua Hill sit at the bottom on 5 points from 10 games

John Bugembe
December 9, 2023

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