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Stanbic Uganda Cup: Arua Hill knocked out by 3rd division side Tipsa FC



West Nile third division side Tipsa FC have eliminated Uganda Premier league side Arua Hill in the Stanbic Uganda Cup.

The two sides played out to a 2-2 draw in normal time of the round of 64 contest before Tipsa prevailed to the round of 32  6-5 on penalties at the Nyarilo primary school Playground.

The hosts came from two goals down to force a penalty shootout on Wednesday.

Gadafi Wahab and Jacob Kamwesiga had given the visitors a two goal lead.

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Late goals from Japheth Mawa and Sabit Ali saw Tipsa force a penalty shootout in an entertaining game.

In the shootouts Tipsa FC scored six and missed one while Arua Hill missed two of the 7 Penalties.

Arua Hill Muhammad Rashid and custodian Richard Ayama failed to score their kicks.

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Meanwhile in Entebbe, Tooro United also needed a penalty shootout against Five Stars to cruised to the round of 32.

The two sides had played out to a barren stalemate in normal time before Tooro United advanced 8-7 on penalties. Action in the round of 64 will resume on Friday, 28th January.

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