Cardinals’ Jerom Semambo dribbles past KIU defenders in a game where the teams shared a goal a piece (Photo by Fred Hidula)

The Cardinals came from a goal down to share the spoils with Kampala International University in the University Football League opener this season BY FRED HIDULA The Cardinals opened the sixth University Football League season with a 1-1 home draw against Kampala International University (KIU) at the new pitch at Uganda Christian University (UCU) on March 22. Isaac Odeke put the visitors ahead to ensure that the first half ended 1-0. The home side returned strongly, thanks to Muzeifa Barigye’s free kick that ensured that the two sides shared the…

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End of the road for UCU

(On The Shelves)

BY FRED HIDULA All the Uganda Christian University (UCU) Cardinals needed was a goalless draw or a win of any margin at home against Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) Nkozi to qualify for the semi- nals of the University Football League. But a 2 all draw subjected them to yet another elimination and humiliation on October 13, FRED HIDULA writes. The Saints took a 17th minute lead through striker Timothy Owori. Coach Jackson Nyima’s side fired back in the 25th minute through Joshua Kirathe ensuring that the home side stayed on course….

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