MATCH PREVIEW | KCCA FC vs Gaddafi FC

By: Moses Magero
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StarTimes Uganda Premier League

KCCA FC vs Gaddafi FC

MTN Omondi Stadium, Lugogo

Friday, December 1st, 2023

7:00 pm

KCCA FC host Gaddafi FC on match day 9 of the StarTimes Uganda Premier League 2023–24 season.

Gaddafi shared spoils with Bright Stars FC at home in their previous league match.

KCCA FC lost 2-1 to Busoga United FC away in the previous league game.

KCCA FC will be hoping they can replicate the last performance they had at home. The 13 league champions were 3-1 winners over Vipers SC in their previous home league fixture.

KCCA FC started life under Head Coach Abdallah Mubiru, who was in charge of the team in the previous game against Busoga United FC.

He will be hoping to collect maximum points in his first home fixture since his return as Head Coach for KCCA FC.

Dominic Ayella

Statistics #KCCAGAD

In the previous 4 meetings, KCCA FC has won three times while Gaddafi FC has won once.

Both sides have never shared spoils in a football game.

KCCA FC has scored 5 goals in the last 4 meetings while Gaddafi FC has scored 3.

KCCA FC completed the double over Gaddafi FC last season, winning 2-1 at home and 1-0 away in Jinja.

Form Guide (KCCA FC)

Busoga United FC 2-1 KCCA FC

KCCA FC 3-1 Vipers SC

Arua Hill SC 1-1 KCCA FC

KCCA FC 0-2 NEC FC

Kitara FC 3-1 KCCA FC

Form Guide (Gaddafi FC)

Gaddafi FC 2-2 Bright Stars FC

Gaddafi FC 2-1 Mbarara City FC

NEC FC 0-3 Gaddafi FC

Gaddafi FC 0-1 Busoga United

Arua Hill SC 0-1 Gaddafi FC

Team News. | #KCCAGAD

Joao Gabriel

Fillbert Obenchan, Muhammad Shaban, and Peter Magambo have returned after serving suspension. The trio are in the match day squad.

Emmanuel Loki returns after missing the previous game. The forward was rested for the previous game as he was just returning from national duty with South Sudan.

Teenagers Abubaker Mayanja and Yiga Alex traveled with the U18 men’s national team for the CECAFA U18 tournament in Kenya and will miss the second game in a row.

Musitafa Mujuzi and Joao Gabriel are ruled out due to knocks. The pair was involved in light training on the pitch side all week.

Team captain Julius Poloto is ruled out with a groin injury.

Emilson Gonzaga is ruled out due to a long-term injury

Available Team #KCCAGAD

Ochan, Mutebi, Emojong, Bruno, Haruna, Obenchan, Achai, Kizza, Mubezi, Atube, Magambo, Sserunjogi, Mwanje, Mugume, Waiswa, Wabyoona, Cungulo Gui, Saidi, Ettiene, Ayella, Usama, Shaban, Loki and Mubiru.

The Head coach, Abdallah Mubiru, caught up with this website ahead of #KCCAGAD and said,

Abdallah Mubiru

We have tried to work on our short comings from the previous game. We missed many chances against Busoga United and we have worked on converting opportunities into goals. We will not have Mujuzi, Gabriel, Emilson and Poloto due to injury. We welcome Obenchan, Magambo, and Shaban back from suspension and they will be in the match day squad.

Abdallah Mubiru

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