Current Uganda premier League and CECAFA Kagame Cup champions Express FC host Police FC today in the StarTimes Uganda Premier League at the Muteesa II stadium Wankulukuku.
Express FC are hoping to complete a league double over the Cops at their home grounds.
“We’ve prepared well ahead of our home game against Police FC. We’re all aware how important this game is because we’ve gone eight games across all competitions without winning but we’ve used this time to prepare well, Police FC is a sturborn team that’s for sure and they also have experienced players like Tonny Mawejje, Frank Kalanda and Juma Balinya but we shall do our best to win also I am happy that Erick Kambale is back, he missed our previous game but now he is in the right mental strength to play” interim manager James Odoch.
Today marks the 26th meeting between the two sides, the Red Eagles have won 12 games, lost 6 and 7 draws.
The Cops have registered one win and a draw in the past five meetings across all competitions.
The Red Eagles won the first leg 2-1 at the StarTimes stadium Lugogo.
Red eagles winger Martin Kizza remains unavailable for today’s fixture as he is part of the Cranes squad in Uzebakstan.
Forward Erick Kambale is back in the squad
Express FC will still miss the services of the experienced defender Murushid Juuko and Abel Etrude.
Yaya Mahad faces a late fitness test.
The team has no suspensions.
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