The Lugogo side moved joint top with Express with ten trophies. KCCA who had a better first half then the second half.
PIC: KCCA celebrate their 2016 victory. (Credit: FUFA)
Stanbic Uganda Cup
Vipers 0 KCCA 1
BUKEDEA – Julius Poloto was the hero of the day as a ten man squad from KCCA defeated Vipers 1-0 in the Stanbic Uganda Cup Saturday evening at Emokori ground at Bukedea district.
Poloto headed in Allan Okello’s cross for KCCA to win their tenth Uganda Cup trophy.
The Lugogo side moved joint top with Express with ten trophies. KCCA who had a better first half then the second half that saw their midfielder Sadam Juma sent off by Centre referee Mashood Ssali after two bookable offences.
In addition to winning the trophy, KCCA also walked away with individual awards.
Allan Okello was voted the most valuable player (MVP) while Patrick Kaddu was top scorer with six goals. Charles Lukwago was voted the best goalkeeper.
Each of the individual winners walked away with flat screen TV and trophy. Regards of today’s, result KCCA will represent the country in the CAF Confederation Cup.
The battle for silverware in this year’s Uganda Cup was heightened following Stanbic Bank‘s sh300m sponsorship.
The prize money for the competition was raised to sh90m. KCCA walked away with sh30m while Vipers received sh20m. semifinalists SC Villa and Synergy each received sh10m.