Vipers 1-0 Express FC
SC Villa 1-1 SC VU
A Uganda Premier League title race that just keeps on giving took another twist on Friday with three rounds to play.
Having held Vipers to a draw last week, SC Victoria returned the race button back to former after holding SC Villa to 1-all draw yesterday.
Midfielder Sadam Juma scored the only goal in the second half as Vipers edged Express FC in Bukiwe to reclaim top-spot on 63 points, two ahead of SC Villa.
“We continue to work hard, three games are many and the pressure that comes with the title race” said Coach Richard Wasswa.
Victoria shocked a packed Nakivubo stadium with an hour played when Dan Nsubuga gave the visitors the briefly before VictorEmaneyo leveled matters six minutes later to salvage a point for Villa
“We must make our game in-hand count, it’s never easy to win a league title and Victoria has proved this” Ibrahim Kiirya (Villa coach) noted.
Villa have a chance to regain top-spot if the League record champions can beat relegation threatened Kira Young on Tuesday, before hosting Vipers next Friday at Nakivubo stadium.