Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) through the Competitions Department today held draws for the 44th edition of the Uganda Cup for the round of 16 stage.
The ceremony was graced by FUFA Competitions committee Director Hajjati Aisha Nalule, famous legends of the game William Nkemba, Fred ‘Gaaso’ Mukasa and Tom Lwanga. Stanbic Bank’s head of marketing, Daniel Ogong, club coaches and other FUFA officials were also present.
The 16 clubs still in the knockout competition comprise of Azam Uganda Premier league teams, FUFA Big league teams and the regional sides.
The holders, Kampala Capital Authroity City (KCCA), were drawn against Soana, SC Villa will travel to Ndejje University while Vipers SC are up against Kira United. Kitara FC, who eliminated ten time record holders Express, will entertain Seeta United.
The games will be played on March 21 and 22, 2018.
This year’s final will be played during the last weekend of June in Kumi district and the winner represents the country in the CAF Confederation Cup as per the rules of the competition.
Ndejje University Vs SC Villa Jogoo – Ndejje University Main Campus, Luweero
Kitara F.C Vs Seeta United – Boma Play-ground, Hoima
Kira United Vs Vipers Sports Club – Kira Town Council Play ground
Mbarara City Vs Kansai Plascon – Kakyeka Stadium, Mbarara
Busula Football Club Vs Synergy Football Club – Luweero
Soana F.C Vs KCCA – Kavumba Recreational Center
UPDF Vs Proline – Bombo Military Stadium
KJT Vs BUL – Villa Park