Defending Champions Uganda Christian University (UCU) has beaten newcomers victoria University in an opener of this year’s University league shining a light on the season.
The match that started at 3:00 pm Sunday saw UCU lead in the 10th minute after Sekandi Enoch found the target of the Net.
Victoria University came in the second half with more intensity and determination to equalize and get a winning goal but all hopes were sealed when Isaac Oforywoth curved a free-kick into the back of the Victoria University net in the 68th minute.
The win makes it clear that the Mukono-based University is a threat in the league based on the fact that they are the defending champions who won the trophy in 2019 before the covid lockdown which put the 2020 season at a stalemate.
Uganda Christian University (UCU) is a private church-founded university administered by the Church of Uganda. It was the first private University in Uganda to be awarded a charter by the Government of Uganda. Urban Campuses: Mukono and Kampala; Rural Campuses: Kabale, Mbale, and Arua