Federation of Uganda Football Associations, Fufa has announced that the 2020/2021 Uganda Premier League winners Express FC will be crowned on July 8, 2021.
However, according to a statement released on Monday evening, the ceremony will be held scientifically.
“FUFA and Uganda Premier League have finalized plans to scientifically crown the 2020/2021 SUPL Champions Express FC.
The function will be held on Thursday 8th, July 2021, 10:00am,” Fufa said.
According to Fufa, the function will take place at the league sponsors StarTimes Offices, Nakasero, Soriz House.
Using Article 18, Section 1, Sub-section C & D of its Competition rules.” Fufa declared Express as champions of the league with four games left to conclude the season.
The decision followed a countrywide lockdown instituted by Government on June 18 and a suspension of all sporting activities for 42 days due to a surge in Covid-19 transmission.
The Red Eagles were leading the table with 58 points followed by URA and Vipers SC on 57 and 56 points respectively.
The trophy is the seventh overall and the first for the Wankulukuku side in ten years.