KCCA FC Crowned Winners of the Phillip Omondi Invitational Tournament

KCCA FC players pose for a photo moment after winning the Philip Omondi Invitational Tournament

KCCA FC were crowned winners of the third edition of the Philip Omondi Pre-Season Tournament held at StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo from 14th to 15th September 2018.

The annual tournament played on a round robin format got underway with back to back Champions Proline FC playing against top flight new comers Nyamityobora FC, a game which saw explosive play maker Bright Anokanu give Proline an early lead in the 5th minute that eventually won them the game.

Proline’s Bright Anokanu beats his marker for pace in the Philip Omondi Pre Season Invitational Tournament

The day’s second game saw hosts KCCA FC take on Big League side Kamuli Park in a game that ended 2-0 in favor of the hosts. Patrick Kaddu with a brace to his name. KCCA FC gaffer handing playing time to most of the new signings in Nicholas Kasozi, Gift Ali and Esenu Musa and players from the development side in Gerald Kirya, Achai Herbert and Sadat Anaku.

Patrick Kaddu controls the ball infront of a charging Nyamityobora FC player

Day two and final day of the tournament saw tournament record winners Proline FC go 1-0 down against Kamuli Park FC in the early opening game. Goal scored by Luboobi Daff.

Allan Kyambadde dashes forward in the game against Nyamityobora FC in the Philip Omondi Invitational Tourney

Tournament hosts KCCA FC later beat Nyamityobora FC 2-1 in the final game of the 3rd edition of the Philip Omondi Pre-Season Invitational Tournament. Allan Kyambadde and teenager Sadat Anaku scoring for the KCCA FC while Joseph Akwandanaho got Nyamityobora FC the consolation goal.

Sadat Anaku (Right) controls the ball in the Philip Omondi Tourney

KCCA FC were then crowned winners of the 3rd edition of the Philip Omondi Pre-Season Invitational Tournament and collecting a wining prize of one million Uganda Shillings plus winners medals and a trophy.

KCCA FC skipperTimothy Awany receives the Philip Omondi Pre Season Invitational Tourney trophy from Hamid Juma of FUFA

3rd edition of Philip Omondi Pre Season Invitational Tournament

Awards

MVP

Timothy Dennis Awany

Top Scorer

Patrick Henry Kaddu (2 goals)

KCCA FC players pose with their medals shortly after the award giving ceremony

Table

Team                   Points

KCCA FC                  10

Proline FC                4

Kamuli Park FC       4

Nyamityobora FC   1