National Water and Sewage Corporation (NWSC) overcame 7 other teams including that of Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) to lift the first ever corporate tournament at the FUFA Technical Center in Njeru on Saturday (2nd May 2015).
To achieve the historic feat that came along with a cash reward of U.shs 1m, NWSC won two group stage games (against Gagamael and BIDCO limited) and lost 1-0 in the other to the Red Pepper Publications.
“We are very happy to win this trophy and the U.shs 1M cash reward. It was purely as result of team work. We also thank the other participating teams and FUFA for organizing this corporate day out.”
National Water’s Ahmed Swalleh, scorer of the winning penalty told www.fufa.co.ug.
The one day invitational tournament was honored by eight teams and blessed by a mid-day down pour.
Busoga Kingdom Prime Minister, Joseph Muvawala officially opened the tournament whose main aim among others is to provide a plat form for the football stakeholders to socialize.
FUFA Corporate Tournament 2015 Results:
FUFA XI 2-0 National Insurance Corporation (NIC)
Airtel Uganda 1-2 Ex-Internationals
Airtel Uganda 2-0 FUFA XI
Ex-Internationals 1-0 National Insurance Corporation (NIC)
FUFA XI 1-0 Ex-Internationals
National Insurance Corporation 0-3 Airtel Uganda
BIDCO Uganda Limited 1-0 Gagamael Crew
National Water & Sewage Corporation 0-1 Red Pepper
National Water & Sewage Corporation 1-0 BIDCO Uganda Limited
Red Pepper 3-1 Gagamael
BIDCO Uganda Limited 0-0 Red Pepper
Gagamel Crew 0-4 National Water & Sewage Corporation
Ex-Internationals 3-2 Red Pepper
National Water & Sewage Corporation 0 (4) – 0 (1) Airtel Uganda
Finals: Ex-Internationals 0 (4) – 0 (5) National Water & Sewage Corporation