By Bantam Nobart
Fixture: Dove FC Vs Bujumbura United.
Dove FC will entertain Bujumbura United at Katusabe stadium in Masindi on Sunday 1st of January 2023 in an early top of the table clash.
Both teams head to this titanic clash level at 12 points but Bujumbura United is top of the table with a better goal difference of two.
Dove FC has played one match (5) more than the Kibanjwa Lions (4).
The Red Army (Dove Fc) come to this fixture with a 2-1 away loss against Bugoigo Leopards FC in Buliisa.
They beat Jeeja FC (2-1), Blue Star Mugarana FC (3-1) and Kiryandongo United (3-0) in the other three games.
This is going to be Dove FC’s third league fixture at home, the two have ended in victories over Jeeja FC and Kiryandongo United.
Dove FC will look out for Mugume Derrick, Asega Micheal and Jonathan Waisswa for goals against the Hoima City side.
Maximum points for Dove FC on the day will definitely take them top of the table with 13 points three above their opponents.
The visiting Bujumbura United have scored most goals (13) and Conceded least (3) this season.
More so the Kibanjwa Lions have scored at least two goals in every match, 3-0 Bugoigo Leopards FC, 2-0 Victorious FC, 3-2 Jeeja FC and 5-1 Kiryandongo United.
Their last league match was against Bugoigo Leopards Fc at home which they won 3-0 with Abigaba Godfrey scoring a double then Opio David and Kambale Adrine with one each.
Kambale who crossed from Booma FC has three goals in the last two league matches.
On the road, Bujumbura United have been victorious over Kiryandongo United (1-5) and Jeeja FC (2-3).
The three front line of Kambale Adrine, Opio David and Abigaba Godfrey will give Dove FC’s defence no breathing time for the entire normal time.
Dove FC and Bujumbura United last faced off this month in the Stanbic Uganda cup Kitara region preliminary round in Hoima City which ended 2-0 in favour of the Kibanjwa Lions.
In the league, Dove Fc beat Bujumbura United home and away last season. 1-2 in Hoima with goals from Mugume Derrick and Kasozi Michael.
Back in Masindi at Katusabe stadium the home team emerged 2-0 winners.
Other Sunday 1st of January 2023 fixtures include, Kirasa United hosts Bugoigo Leopards FC at Nyakatoke play ground while Kiryandongo United travel to Kagadi United.