Uganda Premier League

UPL: BUL Fc stage incredible comeback to secure victory against Bright Stars

Uganda Premier League (UPL) Matchday 17

BUL FC secured a remarkable 2-1 comeback win against Soltilo Bright Stars FC on Thursday, February 7, 2024. The match unfolded with a series of intense moments, keeping fans on the edge of their seats until the final whistle.

The visitors, Soltilo Bright Stars, initially took the lead when Shafik Kakande netted a goal in the 30th minute, putting BUL FC on the back foot. However, Walter Ochola rose to the occasion in the second half, heading in Jerome Kirya’s precision free-kick to level the score.

The turning point came in the 69th minute when Kirya himself secured the winner, sending the home crowd into jubilation. 

This victory marked a crucial moment for BUL FC, breaking a dry spell with their first win in three league games.

The match was not without its fair share of attempts, including an ambitious shot from Alex Kitata that failed to find the mark. 

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The clock ticked down as both teams fought for dominance, resulting in a draw after thirty intense minutes.

As the final whistle blew, the scoreboard displayed a triumphant BUL FC 2-1 Soltilo Bright Stars FC. The win propels BUL FC up the league table, instilling confidence and momentum as they look ahead to future challenges.

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The StarTimes Uganda Premier League continues with Maroons FC facing Wakiso Giants FC at 4:00 pm and Vipers SC taking on Gaddafi FC at 7:00 pm on Thursday 8th, February.

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