She-Maroons wins FUFA Women Elite League.
Millicent Namwembe late minute goal towards the end of the hour mark was enough to earn She-Maroons Football Club victory over Rhines SS WFC in the FUFA Women Elite League played on the 3rd June 2021 at FUFA technical center, Njeru.
The tournament was organized on a residential basis due to the FUFA COVID 19 regulations that only allowed a 20 man's contigent to participate in the compaign that was played within a space of one month, the technical team was lead by Mrs. Aisha Bakari as the team man
ager (Administration and Welfare), Mr. Sida Alex as head coach and Ochuka Simon as his immediate assistant including a team of 17 players selected from accross board.
She-Maroons entered the tournament favorites powered by top female talents like Kyomugisha Winnie, Nassali Jacky, Naggayi Jacky, Kautharah Naluyima and Millicent Namwembe among others. They kicked off the first game on the 25th May 2021 against Echoes WFC winning 6-1, the second game was played against Wakiso Hills with the Prisons beating by 2-1 goal margin emerging top of the group after 1-0 win over Lango Queens in the final group game.
The Quater Finals proved easy fo
r She-Maroons earning a 3-1 triumph against Ajax Queens and stunning Wakiso Hills WFC 1-0 in the Semifinals.
Millicent Namwembe emerged as the overall top scorer netting 6 goals, Kyomugisha Winnie also scored 4 goals and midfield Maestro Naggayi Joan was voted most valuable player of the year.
She-Maroons Football Club also automatically qualified to the FUFA Women Super League on sporting merit after pulling a thunder clap display during the events.
Adongo Brenda, Akujo Esther, Nalwadda Sarah, Babirye Joelia, Nantongo Dianah, Peace Janet Munduwandi, Najuuko Justine, Najunju Lydia Adong Jackline, Naggayi Joan, Naluyima Kauthara
Kyomugisha Winnie, Nassali Jackline, Namwembe Millicent, Anitah Babirye, Lillian Veronica Masinde and Akullu Zazam.