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StarTimes Uganda Premier League
Busoga United FC KCCA FC
Kakindu Stadium, Jinja
Tuesday 23rd May, 2023
KCCA FC will make their final trip of the 2023/23 season when they visit Busoga United on Tuesday at Kakindu Stadium, Jinja.
KCCA FC are hoping they can overcome a relegation battling Busoga United FC by not just winning but doing so with a huge margin of goals to cut the gap of goals between them and the table leaders Vipers.
KCCA FC are second on the StarTimes Uganda Premier League table but are tied on 49 points with the leader. The difference between the first and second are 6 goals.
The Cityzens were 1-0 winners against BUL FC in the previous fixture at MTN Omondi Stadium, Lugogo while hosts Busoga United were 4-1 winners over Arua Hill SC on the road.
Busoga United FC lie 13th with 27 points on the table just a position above the relegation zone but have four more points than 14th placed Blacks Power FC.
Goals will be very crucial at this stage and KCCA FC must look beyond just winning games but rather win with a big margin.
The last time both sides met in the league earlier this season, KCCA FC were 2-1 winners over Busoga United FC.
In the last 12 games between both sides, KCCA FC has won 10 games, and shared spoils twice with Busoga United FC.
Busoga United FC has never won a game against KCCA FC.
KCCA FC has scored 24 goals while Busoga United FC has scored 6 in the last 12 meetings.
Head to Head (Last 5 games)
KCCA FC 2-1 Busoga United FC
KCCA FC 2-1 Busoga United FC
Busoga United FC 0-1 KCCA FC
KCCA FC 3-1 Busoga United FC
Busoga United FC 0-4 KCCA FC
Form Guide (KCCA FC)
KCCA FC 1-0 BUL FC
Express FC 0-0 KCCA FC
Vipers SC 1-0 KCCA FC
KCCA FC 2-2 Onduparaka FC
Gaddafi FC 0-1 KCCA FC
Form Guide (Busoga United FC)
Arua Hill SC 1-4 Busoga United FC
Wakiso Giants FC 0-0 Busoga United FC
Soltilo Bright Stars FC 2-0 Busoga United FC
Busoga United FC 1-1 BUL FC
Express FC 3-0 Busoga United FC
Team News. | #BUSKCCA.
Head Coach Jackson Mayanja returns to the dug out. He missed the previous two games against Express FC and BUL FC due to suspension.
Mustafa Kizza and Dominic Ayella continue with rehabilitation as they work on recovering from injury and acquiring match fitness.
Tshisungu Kankonde will miss the game due to suspension.
Faisal Wabyoona continues with his rehabilitation. He suffered a knock in training and is not yet training with the rest of the team.
John Revita is ruled out for a long term due to knee injury
Available Team #BUSKCCA
Ochan. D, Ochan. B, Mwirusi, Wasswa. G, Mujuzi, Majwega, Obenchan, Lukwago, Magambo, Atube, Iguma, Wasswa. E, Kagawa, Waiswa, Mugume, Mayanja, Usama, Okello, Poloto, Shaban, Lwanga, Mato, Aheebwa, and Mubiru.
The Head Coach Jackson Mayanja caught up with this website ahead of #BUSKCCA and said;
We want to go to Jinja with a mentality of winners. We want to get three points and score highly and we can only do that by sticking to our principles and playing our way. We do not have any major injury worries. The same players that have missed the previous games due to injury are still out but recovering well. Kizza, Wabyoona, Ayella are all recovering well.Jackson Mayanja – Head Coach KCCA FC