King of Kings WFC tops group A despite losing against Dynamic SS Jjeza WFC

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By Edward Tumusiime

FT: King of Kings WFC 1-2 Dynamic SS Jjeza WFC
Venue: Rays of Grace playground

King of Kings Starting XI: 41-Kirungi, 6-Kyererezi, 21-Karungi, 13-Katusabe, 18-Florence, 20-Oliver, 2-Nassuna, 15-Kabahuma, 10-Atulinda, 7-Sharon,17-Katusiime.
Substitutes: Kemigisa, Amanyire, Kabachaki, Kobugabe, Lukia.

Dynamic Jjeza SS WFC Starting XI: 1-Kabiiri, 7-Nantumanya, 12-Nagawa, 5-Katake, 6-Namusoke, 18-Namukaaya, 20-Nakalya, 4-Nalubowa, 2-Nabukenya, 16-Bint Ibrahim, 8-Cynthia.
Substitutes: Namutebi, Nanyanzi, Alesiko, Nankya, Nakiyaga, Namakula.

King of Kings came into today’s game looking for a point to remain on top of the table whereas Dynamic SS Jjeza needed a win to increase their chances of qualification.

The game started with both teams searching for goals but Dynamic SS Jjeza had a better chance of leading early in the first half when Cynthia Morgan missed a goal scoring opportunity in the 34th minute.

A minute later Binti Ibrahim Faiza had to put her team ahead with a goal to nil in the 35th minute of the game.

At half time King of Kings were still trolling behind Dynamic SS Jjeza with a goal down.

10 minutes into the second half Dynamic SS Jjeza earned a penalty for a foul by the King of Kings in their own box.

Kirungi couldn’t save Daphine Naalubowa’s penalty although she had tried to dive to the same side of the ball and Dynamic SS Jjeza were in a double lead after 58 minutes of play.

Sharon Kanyiginya was on the verge of giving her team a consolation in the 73rd minute but her well curved free kick bounced off the crossbar.

In the 89th minute Sheebah Zalwago ran past two defenders and made a beautiful finish past goalkeeper Kabiiri into the back of the net to make it 2-1.

Zalwango’s goal was the last goal of the day as King of kings suffered the first loss of the tournament.

After today’s games King of Kings WFC qualified for the quarter finals with 6 points as the table ladders and Dynamic SS Jjeza finished second with 4 points qualifying on a goal difference advantage following Luweero Giant Queens 1-1 draw with Asubo Gafford Ladies in the game that was played at the same time.

Group A table standings after today’s games

1.King of Kings32014226
2.Dynamic SS Jjeza31`113304
3.Luweero Giant Queens311123-14
4.Asubo Gafford Ladies302123-12

Tuesday 11th May  results;

FT: Luweero Giants Queens 1-1 Asubo Gafford Ladies

FT: Dynamic SS Jjeza 2-1 King of Kings

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