Onduparaka team bus has been involved in a head on accident around Kalerwe on Northern bypass.
Their coaster reportedly collided with a Tipper Fuso and three players have sustained injuries ahead of today’s crucial game.
The 42nd Uganda Cup final will be played today Saturday, 18th June 2016 at Nakivubo Stadium between Vipers and Onduparaka football clubs.
Both clubs are meeting for the first time ever in all competitions.
Whereas Vipers shall be playing in the third Uganda Cup final, Onduparaka are marking their first ever appearance in the final.
Onduparaka’s captain, Muhammad Shaban is the current top scorer with seven goals.
He is closely followed by Vipers’ Erisa Ssekisambu who has six.
The two strikers have a chance to prove themselves when their clubs face each other.
The game starts at 4pm; spectators will pay Shs 5000/- (Ordinary), 10,000/- (Covered Wings) & 20,000/- (VIP) to access the stadium.
Reports say coasters full of supporters have already started trickling into the city putting Kampala on edge with anticipation.
The game will be refeered by Brian Nsubuga Miiro (Center Referee: FIFA Referee), 1st Assistant Referee: Okello Lee, 2nd Assistant Referee: Ronald Katenya and 4th Official: William Senkumba.
The Match Commissioner/Assessor is George Wamala Katumba.
The Uganda Cup is the second most prestigious competition in Uganda football.
First held in 1971, it is played on a knock out basis.
Many are waiting for Onduparaka to write history and emulate the English Premier League underdogs Leicester City that came from below to lift the most cherished European trophy.