FUFA Women Elite League Match Day 2
SHE Maroons 2-1 Wakiso Hills
(Winnie Kemugisha X2)She Maroons Football Club has successfully qualified to the quarter finals of the FUFA Women Elite league after a 2-1 win over Wakiso Hills WFC this afternoon at FTC, Njeru after coming from a goal down.
Faridah Nanyonjo gave Wakiso Hills the lead in the 43rd minute to put them forward at halftime interval, she managed to pull a long range 30 yard volley past the goal keepers reach straight into the back of the net, the final 45 minutes
The forward levelled matters with a well taken free kick in the 50th minute after pulling a brilliant display on the field of play, only three minutes after coming on. She later scored the winner from a perfectly converted spot kick after Lillian Veronica Masinde was brought down in the area further orchestrating the damage on the opponents.
Previously She Maroons disseminated Echoes WFC 6-1 on match day one, head coach Sida Alex is confident and optimistic that the girls will not disappoint during the knock out stages
A brilliant display saw the queens topping group D which means that She Maroons have automatically qualified sportingly with six points and will return to action on Friday against Lango Queens while Wakiso Hills will face Ehcos WFC in the final group game to determine the second place finish.
The Prisons side joins six other teams from the three groups including Kings of Kings and Dyanmic Jjeza from group A, Rines SS WFC and Bunyaruguru from group B, Amuria HS and Ajax Queens from group C.
Starting line up:
Esther Akujo, Lydia Nayunju, Peace Janat Mundawandi, Sarah Nalwadda, Joelia Babirye, Jackline Adong, Joan Naggayi, Anita Babirye, Millicent, Lilian Veronica Masinde
Akullu Zazam, Kyomugisha Winnie, Nassali Jacklin, Nantongo Dianah, Najuuko Justine.
One Force, One team
One Team, One Force