It will be an intriguing showdown as SC Villa locks horns with Maroons FC on matchday two in the startimes Uganda Premier league.The stage is set, and football fans can expect an electrifying encounter between these two teams.
#TheJogoos will be determined to bounce back from a disappointing start to the season. They’ll be looking to make a statement in this match by showcasing their attacking prowess and tightening up their defense. Expect a spirited performance from SC Villa as they aim to earn their first points of the 2023/24 campaign.
Maroons FC on the other hand will be looking to maintain their good start of the season after beating Wakiso Giants away from home.
Maroons FC has secured 1 victory in their past meetings with SC Villa, indicating a successful outcome in one of their matches. On the other hand, SC Villa has emerged victorious in 2 of the games, showcasing their dominance in those instances.
Additionally, the fact that there have been 2 draws between these two teams highlights the competitive nature of their encounters, where neither side managed to secure a win, resulting in a shared outcome.
While talking to this website, the gaffer said;
“We’ve had an intense preparation period leading up to tomorrow’s match. Our strategy remains focused on our strengths – a balanced attack, solid defense, and disciplined teamwork. We’ve worked on our style and are ready to adapt as needed during the game.”
“Injuries are part of the game, and we’ve had our fair share. However, we’ve got a deep squad, and we’ve made the necessary adjustments. Some players have recovered, and we’ll make decisions on the starting lineup closer to kickoff. We’re confident in the abilities of all our players.” Coach Dusan when asked about the injuries within the team.
“Finally, To our fans, we appreciate your unwavering support. We share your high expectations, and we’re dedicated to making this season a memorable one. Your energy and passion drive us to excel. We’ll give our best on the field to make you proud. Thank you for being the 12th player on our team.”
Good news to hear as left back Umar Lutalo and midfielders Sekiganda and Jonah Kakande are back to full fitness. This is positive news for the team. Additionally, center back Masembe’s return to training is a promising sign, although he will still need to pass a final fitness test.
However, it’s unfortunate that forward Charles Lwanga is sidelined with an ankle injury, and Kafumbe is still in the recovery process.
The game will kick off at 3pm and will be on live broadcast.