Struggling Villa will be visiting promising Arua Hill SC at the Barifa stadium in a rescheduled match that was postponed as Villa struggled to solve club management challenges.
Arua Hill are currently 7th on the Uganda Premier League (UPL) table, six points above the visitors.
The Kongolos’ are unbeaten in their last three fixtures with a goaless draw against Soltilo Bright Stars in Kavumba. Villa lost their most recent fixture to debutants Gaddafi FC (2-1).
However, roumer has it that SC Villa are set to sack coach Petros Koukouras following the poor start into the new season. The gaffer has failed to impress Villa stakeholders since his appointment in September this year.
Koukouras replaced Edward Kaziba and he has been in charge of eight league games, winning only two, two draws, and has lost to Wakiso Giants, BUL FC, Mbarara City and most recently Gaddafi FC.
Arua Hill will miss a couple of players including Ivan Eyam, Faizul Ibrahim, Alfred Leku, Ssekamatte and Gaddafi Wahab are also doubtful
SC Villa’s Attacking Midfielder Travis Mutyaba was not named on the 18 man traveling squad and Amir Kakomo is suspended after he was sent off against Gaddafi FC.
Arua Hill – Rogers Omedwa, Richard Matovu, Bright Vuni, Rashid Toha, Geriga Atendele, Allan Mugalu, David Ndihabwe, Junior Andama, Sharif Ssaka, Ibrahim Magandazi, Rashid Kawawa
SC Villa – Meddie Kibirige, Gavin Kizito, Kenneth Ssemakula, Joseph Kafumbe, Gift Fred, Nicholas Kabonge, Salim Abdallah, Goffin Oyiwroth, Oscar Mawa, Umar Lutalo, Saddam MaserekaFollow Us on Social Media