It was a spectacle battle between Kitunga Alumni Football Team and FUFA FM in the final of this year’s Kabira Football Tournament organized by Kabira Country Club with technical support from Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) and sponsored by Hisense Uganda.
Best goal keeper Abel Atukunda being congratulated
The athletic Kitunga beat FUFA FM 3-1 in penalties after a 1-1 draw. To reach the final, Kitunga beat Kingin Pharm in another penalty shootout at the semifinal stage.
FUFA FM where lucky to defeat a young sided Dream Chasers in the other semifinal after scoring two fumbling goals. Dream Chasers was unlucky, they again the losers game to Kingin Pharm, probably demoralized after putting up a spirited fight in the semis.
Kitunga Alumni Football Team Manager ivan tumwehe celebrating the win with prayers
Kitunga, an alumnus of Muntuyera High School in Ntugamo, western Uganda produced the best goal keeper Abel Atukunda and the Most Valuable Player Obar Ahereza. Innocent Atiku of Dream Chasers with five goals emerged the top scorer.
The overall winner went home with a cash prize of Shs1m, second placed team got Shs500k and the third placed team got Shs350k