Ankole Region Copa Qualifiers: Wol drives Citizens High School to national finals

Greater Mbarara Copa Regional qualifiers:

Final:

  • Citizens High School 1-0 Welden

Semifinals:

  • Citizens High 1-0 Buremba
  • Welden 1-0 Mbarara High

Towering South Sudanese striker Makweth Wol was on target for Isingiro-based school, Citizens High in their slim 1-0 victory over Welden High School in the final of Greater Mbarara Copa Regional Football qualifiers.

Earlier, Citizens had defeated 1-0 last year’s representatives at the nationals, Buremba from Kiruhura at the semifinal stage as Welden pipped Mbarara High in the other encounter by the same score.

The Mbarara City center forward scored in the first half of the exciting final played at Mbarara High School on Wednesday.

The two finalists will be joined by the greater Bushenyi representatives – Ryakasinga Che and St. Kagwa High School at the 2017 Copa Schools national championship in Masaka.

A total of 60 schools shall play at the national championships.

Group Results:

Group A

  • Mbarara high school 2-0 Muntuyera high school Kitunga
  • Mbarara high school 0-0 Kazo secondary school
  • Muntuyera high school Kitunga 1-0 Kazo secondary school

Group B:

  • Citizens high school 6-2 Standard College Ntungamo
  • Nkondo Secondary School 5-1 Standard college Ntungamo
  • Citizens High School 3-1 Nkondo

Group C:

  • Buremba Secondary School 1-0 Welden School
  • Welden School 3-0 Ibanda Secondary School
  • Buremba Secondary School 3-0 Ibanda Secondary School