FWSL: She Corporate survive late scare from Makerere


Defending champions She Corporate were held to a 1-1 draw by new comers Makerere University in the opening of the new Fufa Women Super League season at Makerere.

The well attended game was unfortunately undone by a wet and soggy playing surface following a downpour few minutes to the kick off.

She Corporate drew first blood through new signing Spencer Nakacwa who struck at the stroke of halftime.

However the home side levelled matters through Daphine Nalubowa six minutes into the second half.

Makerere University almost grabbed a winner in the 75th minute when they were awarded a penalty following a handball by Crested Cranes defender Margret Namirimu in the penalty area.

Star striker Sharon Namatovu stepped up to convert but he strike was saved by She Corporate veteran goalkeeper Fatumah Matovu.

The league will continue on Sunday will three games to be played. Kampala Queens host new comers Asubo Gafford Ladies.

Rines visit Uganda Martyrs High School at Lubaga while Lady Doves make a trip to Olila High School.

SHE MAK XI; Scovia Martha Kabiri, Yudaya Nalubega, Angel Nakitto, Winnie Nakanwagi, Stella Namisango, Jemimah Twesigye, Josephine Ndagire, Winnie Babirye, Rebecca Nakasaato, Daphine Nalubowa, Sharon Namatovu

She Corporate XI;
Fatuma Matovu, Cissy Nakate, Phoebe, Stella Musibika, Margaret Namirimu, Winnie Nabbale, Esther Naluyimba, Phiona Nabbumba, Joanita Ainembabazi, Favour Nambatya, Spencer Nakacwa

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