The highest-flight sides will face off on Friday for the 14th matchday motion which might see them change positions
Kampala Capital Metropolis Authority head coach Mike Mutebi has termed their Ugandan Premier League rivalry with Police FC as one that may produce good outcomes.
KCCA and Police share the Omondi Stadium in Lugogo however the former might be at dwelling in the course of the Friday encounter which Mutebi has mentioned just isn’t essentially a derby.
“Dealing with Police just isn’t a derby as a result of sharing a stadium doesn’t make it one,” mentioned Mutebi in response to Sports activities Nation.
“We don’t come from the identical space, it’s a great rivalry that may produce good outcomes ultimately however not a derby. At the moment, we’re going to face a Police aspect that performs superb soccer.”
The Kasasiro Boys have been efficient within the final six video games the place they’ve scored 21 objectives and the tactician has emphasised the necessity to get some extra objectives and wins going ahead.
“However we count on to be higher and decide a great outcome towards them,” he added. “We’ll proceed scoring objectives and maintain successful our matches.
“The shape is pleasant and I hope it continues that approach. We’re ready as we’ve at all times executed for any problem that is available in entrance of us and keen to play to choose a great outcome.
“The lads which have represented us prior to now are those who’re going to characterize us tomorrow towards Police FC.”
Police have been strengthened by the return of key gamers that embody Derrick Kakooza. The teenager was a part of the U20 aspect within the Africa Cup of Nations event that was just lately held in Mauritania. Kakooza had a dream outing within the junior Afcon competitors the place they sailed as much as the ultimate stage solely to lose to Uganda by a 2-Zero margin.
Skilled midfielder Tony Mawejje can also be again after he missed two video games towards Mbarara Metropolis and Sports activities Membership Villa since he was injured when he turned out towards Brilliant Stars. There’s additionally the return of Henry Kiseka who scored his first objective in his debut recreation towards the Brilliant Stars.
Nevertheless, Ben Ocen might be out alongside Samuel Kayongo, Eric Senjobe, Fahad Kizito and Herman Wasswa. KCCA’s large increase is the return of Reward Ali and Ashraf Mugume whose return has re-energised the 13-time Premier League champions.
KCCA are above the Cops on the desk as they’re fourth with 26 factors two greater than Police who’re fifth.