Okello had stuttered to just the solitary assist — a rather mundane layoff for Muzamir Mutyaba’s gorgeous pile driver — in the topflight league encounter at the StarTimes Stadium before being taken off with 16 minutes left to play.
KCCA manager Mike Mutebi can sacrifice anything but not his attacking and appealing style of play - home or away.
As they seek to progress to the group stages of the Confederation Cup, any goals scored away from home could prove decisive in the return leg
Four well punctuated goals as KCCA lead the StarTimes Uganda Premier league table and Mutyaba is already benching hitherto first choice strikers Patrick Kaddu and Allan Kyambadde.
Captain Timothy Awany’s a second half strike, which earned him the Pilsner Man of the Match Award propelled the Lugogo side to 36 points, seven ahead of Vipers who were 3-0 winners over Onduparaka at the St. Mary’s Stadium, Kitende.
That could be the biggest information the Uganda Cup holders have about their opponents as the two teams meet this evening in the first leg of their playoff game in Congo Brazzaville.
But it was a different story altogether against Congo league holders Otoho, who tamed the firepower of the red-hot visitors in a first leg tie played at the Stade Omnisport Marien Ngouabi.
Barely three months after the resignation of Kampala Capital City Authority’s (KCCA), has first executive director Jennifer Musisi on October 15 2018, another official, Dr Jeremy Ntambi has also thrown in the towel.
KCCA coach Mike Mutebi believes that result will have huge impact as they prepare for the second round of the season as well as their sojourn on the continent.
Here was a player whose closest claim to active football was futsal; glimpses of his impressive past at Vipers, stints in Sudan and DRC, and Cranes cameos notwithstanding.
After a run of two disappointing goalless draws, including one under interim head coach Michael Ouma's regime at the turn of the year, the Venoms, the only unbeaten side this season, rediscovered their potency with a convincing display at home.
You have a KCCA outfit scoring goals for fun and soaring at the top of the league with seven points ahead of their closest rivals; a side that are pumping their chest in anticipation of potentially yet another refreshing run on the continent.
Ibrahim Kayiwa scored with a late header to help Express reach the Stanbic Uganda Cup round of 16 at the expense of Big League side Water at the Betway Muteesa II Stadium yesterday.
But the dreadlocked man did not even make the final three-man shortlist that had eventual winner in Sserunkuma’s teammate Moses Waiswa, Onduparara attacker Viane Sekajugo and KCCA’s creative spark Allan Okello.
According to the plan, whose copy Daily Monitor has seen, within the next six months, KCCA will carry out road works, street lighting, waste management, revenue administration and economic empowerment of the city dwellers.
KITENDE - Vipers SC set themselves up for a difficult return leg ahead after being held to a goalless draw at home by a resilient CS Sfaxien on Saturday.
Mr Kitaka was responding to a question on why majority of employees at KCCA were working under temporary terms yet there are successful candidates who were given appointment letters by Public Service but were never offered jobs.
Instead, on October 13, 2016, Kampala Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga wrote to Dr Lukwago requesting to have the school transferred to the church’s management, arguing that they were now the custodian of the contested land.