Beach Soccer League: Playoffs take center stage at Lido Beach

2016/17 Beach Soccer League

Sunday, 18th June 2017 | Lido Beach, Entebbe

Quarterfinal Fixtures

  • YMCA vs. Kabalagala Rangers – 11 p.m
  • MUBS vs. Stormers – 12 p.m
  • Nkumba Select vs. KIU – 1 p.m
  • Mutesa I Royal University vs. St Lawrence – 2 p.m
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Nkumba Select’s Roch Somoka in action during the regular season

The quarter finals and semi-finals of the 2016/17 National Beach Soccer League will be played on Sunday, 18th June 2017.

Eight clubs are vying for the 2016/17 championship whose defending champion Nkumba Select is still in contention.

YMCA will entertain Kabalagala Rangers in the opening match on the day at 11 p.m.

This will be followed by the MUBS – Stormers encounter.

Holders Nkumba Select will then host KIU before the epic university duel between Mutesa I Royal University and St Lawrence.

Deo Mutabazi, the chairman of Uganda Beach Soccer Association (UBSA) expects tough encounters throughout the day.

“This is the most entertaining part of the league. There is no weak team at this stage and no favorite. We expect tough and challenging matches,” Mutabazi stated.

The semifinals shall also be played on the same day with the finals coming a week later.

Semi-finals clashes:

  • YMCA/Kabalagala Rangers vs. MUBS/Stormers – 4 p.m
  • Nkumba Select/ KIU vs. Mutesa I Royal University/ St Lawrence – 5 p.m