The Jogoo are on 25 factors after the primary spherical within the league and imagine it will likely be higher in the second
SC Villa coach Edward Kaziba continues to be optimistic about profitable the Ugandan Premier League regardless of trailing leaders Uganda Income Authority (URA) FC by 11 factors after the completion of the primary spherical of matches.
The Jogoo are seventh on the desk with 25 factors from the 15 video games they’ve performed within the ongoing season. The tactician concedes errors had been made however classes have been taken.
“The desk exhibits that we’re seventh however if you take a look at the factors, we aren’t so far-off and I believe we’re in a superb place going into the second spherical,” Kaziba stated after the completion of the primary spherical.
“Our goal continues to be to win the title and we imagine it is extremely a lot nonetheless potential as a result of we nonetheless have 15 video games to play.
“We’ve got misplaced to some groups within the first spherical however we have now additionally realized from our errors and can proceed sharpening up throughout this time in recess and I’m optimistic we’re nonetheless going to win the league.”
The final sport the crew performed to achieve the halfway of the season was towards Shiny Stars. Benson Wagima scored an personal objective with Nicholas Kabonge hitting the winner after Joseph Akandwanaho had equalised to assist the previous league champions to a 2-1 win on Wednesday.
“We knew we had been away to Shiny Stars and understood that there have been features the place they’d a bonus on us,” Kaziba continued.
“The nice factor is that we had been nicely ready and I’m glad to say that our gamers performed beneath directions. All of them performed nicely save for the error we made within the build-up to their objective however that’s inevitable within the sport.
“Typically, I believe we had a superb sport as a result of we outplayed them on prime of going away with the factors.”
The league will resume on April 1 and the tactician has revealed his plans for the crew.
“The break is not going to be that lengthy. Good factor is that the gamers can now have a breather after taking part in a sport each two days which had a large impact on them.
“We are going to relaxation for like 4 days after which resume coaching as a result of we is not going to anticipate the league to return to kick-off our preparations for the second spherical. We anticipate to be a really completely different aspect within the second spherical as we gun for as many factors as we will to build up.
“The nice factor is we have now younger gamers to allow them to endure taking part in the whole league and everybody is aware of it’s a marathon. Even within the final sport, they confirmed everybody that they’ll very a lot endure over a protracted interval.”