SC Villa will kick off their 2021/22 league campaign at home against Police FC on Friday the 29th of October, the Uganda Premier League has confirmed.
In the new updated Fixtures, the Jogoos will begin with their game number four. The league managers have however already fixed dates on which the games in hand shall be played.(see fixtures below).
SC Villa’s games in hand:
•Tuesday, November 23, 2021: SC Villa Vs BUL – FTC, Njeru
•Tuesday, December 14, 2021: Arua Hill Vs SC Villa- Barifa Stadium
•Wednesday, January 12, 2022: Vipers SC Vs SC Villa-
St. Mary’s Stadium.
The most decorated football club in the country were initially excluded from the fixture due to lack of the basic FUFA Licensing Requirements.
After some days of uncertainty especially on the side of Jogoo fans, the storm finally calmed down a bit and as it stands, the helmsman seems ready to steer on.
The club also confirmed that their first two home games against Police (October 29) and Wakiso Giants (November 3) will be played at Kavumba Recreation Centre.
They will however host the subsequent games at the Fufa Technical Centre in Njeru.
SC Villa’s first away match will be against their historical rivals Express FC on November 20 at Muteesa II in Wankulukuku.
First five UPL games for SC Villa:
•Oct 29: Police (H) – Kavumba
•Nov 3: Wakiso Giants (H) – Kavumba
•Nov 20: Express (A) – Wankulukuku
•Nov 26: Onduparaka (H) – Njeru
•Nov 30: Mbarara City (A) – Kakyeka