Makerere finally get beach soccer victory
Posted Wednesday, October 16 2013 at 01:00
Entebbe- Makerere finally recorded their first victory in the Pepsi National Beach Soccer League after outmuscling Zai Plaza 8-5 in a high-scoring encounter on Sunday at Lido.
Although the victory came against the bottom side in the Hurriken Group, it was timely for Makerere as they prepare for this weekend’s Inter-University Beach Soccer Championship at the same venue. Zai Plaza now remain rooted bottom of the group with no point after four games just behind Makerere (3).
Following a 5-3 hard-fought victory over Mengo International, Nkumba Select moved joint top of the table with St Lawrence and Mubs on nine points.
The top of the table clash between Mubs and St Lawrence didn’t take place after the former requested for a postponement to allow their players sit tests. Nkumba took advantage and now go into the two-week break knowing they can mount a challenge for the top spot.
In the Monsoon Group, Jacob Kalule scored a hat-trick but could not prevent Kabalagala Rangers from going down 5-8 to Braza Braza.
Kira Young stopped Kampala International University (KIU) from claiming their first season victory after they thumped them 7-4 while Zaba Supermarket suffered their second successive loss, going down 4-5 to Stormers.
Braza Braza now top the group on a maximum 12 points with Stormers second with nine from four games. Kira Young overtook Zaba to move third on eight points.
Fisheries 2- 7 Buwanika
Mengo Int’nal 3- 5 Nkumba Select
Makerere 8- 5 Zai Plaza
Kabalagala 5- 8 Braza Braza
Kiira Young 1- 4 KIU
Stormers 5- 4 Zaba Supermarket
Real Galacticos 7- 4 Richmond Strikers