By Alex Bossa
It is match day 3 of the Futsal Super League with the top of the table clash between debutants Big Talent FC and Mengo FC the pick of the day.
Both teams have registered maximum points from their opening two fixtures with Mengo leading the log on goal difference due to a superior goal scored figures. “Our next opponent is a strong opponent but we shall give them a hard fight and try to win the game,” said Mengo FC’s Head coach Bruhan Ismail.
Mengo’s Abdi Nasir Mineste is a notable absentee after failing to recover from an illness while Farouk and Akram will need to pass a late fitness test after the pair got injured during their comeback win against Kampala Junior team. The Stormers Club captain Najib Muwonge will be expected to be at the top of his game in the day’s opening fixture at the Old Kampala Sports Arena.
Big Talent will be looking at top scorers Wabyona Faisal and Tumwesigye Farouk for goals. Wabyona leads the top scoring charts with 6 goals while Tumwesigye is 1 goal behind his teammate.
Elsewhere in the group, the bottom of the Albert Nile group clash will see Aidenal SOSA FC take on Kampala Junior team in a match where no team wants to lose to kick start their season. Both teams lost their opening two fixtures to both Mengo FC and Big Talent.
In the Victoria Nile group, there will also be the top of the table clash between table leaders Synergy and 2nd placed Kisenyi Futsal club with both teams tied on four points after winning one and drawing one game.
Synergy coach Senyondo believes his boys will come for nothing less than a win although they have defensive issues to solve after conceding 8 goals in 2 matches. Ssenyondo said, “We have watched how they play in their last two games and we have planned accordingly on how to handle them. We want nothing but a win from this game.”
The other group game will see Kabowa Futsal Club take on Park FC in the bottom of the table clash with both teams winless in their opening 2 matches.
All games will be played at the Old Kampala Futsal Arena.
|Wabyona Faisal||Big Talent||6|
|Tumwesigye Farouk||Big Talent||5|
|Avemah Shafiq||Kisenyi Futsal Club||3|
|Nkata Billy||KJT Futsal Club||3|
|Mugisha Roger||Mengo Futsal club||3|