UPDF FC returned to its winning ways on Tuesday after a convincing win against Gaddafi FC in the game played on Tuesday in Jinja at the Arena.
The 3-1 win for Brian Ssenyondo’s side came as a relief for the army side who had gone 13 successive League games without registering a win.
The Army boys had last won a game in December last year, edging Soltilo Bright Stars FC 2-1
Courtesy goals from Ezekiel Katende, Kigozi Ambrose and Okello Donato guided UPDF FC to victory while Brian Kalumba on loan from Vipers SC scored for Gaddafi
Ezekiel katende gave visitors an early in the 10th minute and then Brian kalumba leveled the game in the 40th minute.
Gaddafi were twice denied by the woodwork, first Seif Batte who failed to convert from the rebound after a good save from Goalkeeper Wasswa Yusuf while Alex Kitata saw his efforts saved
The army boys recovered their lead in the 51st minute through Kigozi before Okello sealed their win in the 58th minute.
UPDF FC move to 9th place on the table with 27 points same as Gaddafi FC who are one place above with a goal as the difference.
Action of match day 23 in the startimes Uganda premier league continues today Wednesday 30th March 2022
URA FC Vs Arua Hill FC 2:00PM at the Arena of visions.
Wakiso giants Vs SC Villa. 4:00PM at the kyabbagu stadium, Wakiso
Busoga United Vs Tooro United. 4:00PM at kakindu stadium, jinja