The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has today held draws for the 45th edition of the Uganda Cup for the quarter-final stage.
2016 winners Vipers SC have been drawn against Proline FC after they eliminated another FUFA Big league side Kansai Plascon 3-0 in the round of 16 at the St Mary’s Stadium.
BUL FC will travel to Wankulukuku to face Express while Nebbi Central will play host to UPL side Bright Stars. Two big League sides Kyetume FC and Wakiso Giants will lock horns.
The games will be played from 9th to 12th of March 2019. The winners at this stage qualify for the semi-finals.
The winning club of the Uganda Cup will smile home with Shs40 million, runners up Shs20 million, semi-finalists Shs10 million while the quarter finalists Shs5 million.
The host region and ground for the final of the 45th edition of the Uganda Cup will be communicated in due course.
The winner of the competition represents Uganda in the CAF Confederation Cup as per the rules of the competition. KCCA FC are the defending champions.
Express FC and KCCA FC are the teams that have won the Uganda Cup most, ten times each.
Kyetume FC vs Wakiso Giants FC
Proline FC vs Vipers SC
Express FC vs BUL FC
Nebbi Central vs Bright Stars FC