Opiyo and Juma Reuben were preferred by coach Sam Ssimbwa ahead of Mathias Kigonya, who conceded two goals in a league match against Nakumatt FC last weekend. Timothy Luda and Rodger Aloro have also been rested while the midfield maestro Bernard Mang'oli, captain Hillary 'Fordy' Echesa, Meshack Karani, Ugandan trio of Ali Feni, Umaru Kasumba and Jonathan Mugabi retained their positions in the midfield.
“We currently have no injuries. All players are in shape and we are ready for today’s game, but that is the squad that the coach named," said Sofapaka’s Media Liaison officer, Michael Smith.
Sofapaka: George Opiyo (GK), Juma Reuben (GK), Hillary Fordy Echesa (cpt), Hansel Ochienge, Maurice Odipo, Ezekiel Okare, Michael Odour, Humphrey Okoti, Abdulatif Omar, Ali Feni, Umaru Kasumba, Bernard Mang'oli, Meshack Karani, Mohammed Kilume, Kennedy Odour, Jonathan Mugabi, Wesley Onguso and Willis Ouma.
Officials: Sam Ssimbwa (Head coach), John Baraza (Assistant coach), Abdul Kigenyi Sebale (Goalkeeping coach) and Willis Waliaula (Team manager).