Vipers walked away with 50 million Shillings while BULFC 20 million Shillings.
Vipers SC players celebrate their victory.
Vipers SC has
been crowned winners of the Uganda Cup after defeating BULFC 8-1, at the Njeru
based FUFA technical centre on Sunday.
defender, Livingstone Mulondo scored their first goal in the third minute of
scorers for Vipers included Yunus Ssentamu with four goals, Caesar Manzoki
scored two while Milton Karisa scored one goal.
goal was scored by Hamis Tibita in the 73rd minute of the game.
crowned as the best defender of the tournament, while Manzoki was the tournament’s
top scorer with seven goals.
suffered a setback in the 55th minute of the game after their main goalkeeper,
Sanon Mulabi suffered a back injury, but they lacked a second-choice
management zeroed on their lead striker, Musa Esenu, who was assigned the task
of manning their net throughout the remaining minutes of the game.
coach, Alex Isabirye says that his team is comprised of majorly young players
who sustained injuries in their semifinal game against Express and as a result,
they failed to out-compete Vipers, which had a more physically fit team.
Assistant Coach, Marcelo Cardoso said that the win is an indicator that, the
boys are adhering to their new philosophy of earning early wins and exhibiting an
attacking format of football against their opponents.
walked away with 50 million Shillings while BULFC earned 20 million