Onduparaka draw Water in Uganda Cup round of 16

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Onduparaka line-up against KCCA. The West Nile side has been drawn against Water F.C in the Uganda Cup round of 16.

Uganda Premier League debutants Onduparaka have drawn FUFA Big League side Water FC in the Uganda Cup Round of 16.

At the draws ceremony held Wednesday morning at FUFA house in Mengo, the Arua based side was pitted against Water and will play the fixture at their home ground in West Nile.

Onduparaka came from a goal down and defeated Mbarara FC 2-1 at the Round of 32. Their opponents, Water, didn’t have to break a sweat at the Round of 32 as they got a walkover against Boma Young.

Onduparaka are coming off a poor run of form but are yet to lose at their home ground.

Meanwhile defending champions Vipers will face Kiboga Young at their home ground in Kitende.

Express will entertain Big League outfit Masavu while KCCA will play Kataka FC in Mbale.

The round of 16 fixtures are slated for March 19 till the end of the month.

The final is set for May 27 in Arua at a venue yet to be communicated with Green Light stadium the likely option.

Uganda Cup Round of 16 Fixtures:

Kataka Vs KCCA – Nabini Playground, Bufumbo – Mbale

Fort Portal Boda Boda Vs Paidha Black Angels – Fort Portal

Baza Holdings Vs Sadolin Paints – Kawempe Muslim S.S play ground

Kyetume Vs Police – Nakisunga Playground Mukono

Vipers Vs Kiboga Young – St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende

Onduparaka Vs Water –  Green Light Stadium

Express Vs Masavu – Mutesa II Wankulukuku, Kabowa

URA Vs JMC Hippos – Mehta Stadium, Lugazi