HOW IT HAPPENED
In a 2 -2 dramatic tie that saw Terere FC pick a point off Bunankanda FC in a game played on 22/11/2021, Terere FC propelled itself into the finals with 10 points collected from winning 3 games, drawing one and losing of its 5 games played. Terere FC also goes into the final as table leaders on a a goal difference of 1 that seperates them from Salaama FC.
Umar Bukulu, the Man of the Match scored a brace in the 39th and the 72nd minute that helped Terere FC grab a point from Bunankanda FC. Goals for Bunankanda came from Derrick Lubega in the 6th minute and Emmanuel Muzimbo in the 60th minute of the game. Umar Bukulu now has 5 goals from 5 matches and he is second after his own teammate, Terere FC’s lanky forward Denis Sserugo. Both being in the finals, eyes will be on them to see who wins the Golden Boot.
Salaama FC goes into the final with 10 points as well (3W, 1D, 1L). They sealed their position into the finals after their 2-2 draw with Kibanga SC on 17/22/2022. Hardluck to Bunankanda FC who came so close to going into the finals. At 10 points (3W, 1D, 1L) just like Terere FC and Salaama FC, they settle for 3rd position, seperated from Salaama FC by a difference of 4 goals.
Salaama FC’s lethal forward, Martin Nakeri will be going into the finals with 4 goals (only two goals seperate him from the top scorer, Denis Serugo).
Bunankanda FC will wait for the winner between UTCL FC (4P, 2W, 2L) who are on 6 points and Kibanga SC (4P, 1W, 1D, 1L) who are on 4 points. UTCL FC winning this game will put them in 4th position at 9 points, and a draw also gets them to finish in 4th position with 7 points. Kibanga SC also have a chance to go to the 4th position if they win this match. It will put them at 7 points, while UTCL FC will go down in 5th position with at 6 points.
UTCL FC’s goal scoring machine Christopher Ongoye, with four goals on the score sheet has an opportunity in this game to continue his fight for the golden boot and also put his club into the 3rd Position Match. Kibanga SC on the other side have Charles Mawejje who recently scored a brace against Piida FC.
Youth Rising Soccer League 2021 is designed in a way that the top two teams on the table play in the finals to decide the winner of the League, and the number 3rd and 4th also play head to head to decide the final number 3 and 4th. These games will be played at the Youth Rising Festival on 19th December 2021 at Salaama Sports Complex.
THE YOUTH RISING FESTIVAL
The Youth Rising Festival is an event organized by Youth Rising to celebrate end of year activities and events. At the event will be a graduation ceremony, kids christmas party and final games of the 2021 Youth Rising Soccer League.
3RD POSITION MATCH
12/19/2021 | 2.00 PM | Bunankanda FC vs (Winner Between UTCL FC and Kibanga SC).
YRSL 2021 FINAL
12/19/2021 | 4.00 PM | Terere FC vs Salaama FC.