FUFA Women Elite League
Rines SS WFC 0(4)-0(3) Bunyaruguru Girls
She Maroons 1-0 Wakiso Hills
She Maroons and Rines SS WFC have earned promotion to the FUFA Women Super League on sporting grounds after winning their respective Semi-final games on Tuesday at the FUFA Technical Centre.
Rines SS WFC from Buganda region overcame Bunyaruguru Girls FC in the first semifinal while She Maroons on the other hand went past Wakiso Hills.
Like it was the case in the quarterfinals, Rines SS had to endure another tense penalty shootout to advance to the finals.
Normal time ended goalless but Rines SS won 4-3 on penalties to eventually secure a slot in net season’s FUFA Women Super League.
Halima Katushabe and Adella Aine missed for Bunyaruguru while Florence Nakalule on the other hand failed to find the target for Rines WFC.
Eva Nagayi, captain Shakira Nalule, Yuster Kayesu and Catherine Wujja scored from the spot to guide the Wakiso based side to victory.
Coach Bright Nyanzi indicated the target has been achieved and dedicated the success to the late Richard Byamukama who passed on in March.
On the other hand, Bunyaruguru coach Medie Nyanzi lauded his team for the effort and believes there are positives picked that will them next season.
In the second semi-final, She Maroons fought hard to edge past Wakiso Hills thanks to Kautharah Naluyima’s first half strike.
She Maroons and Rines WFC will face on Thursday to determine the Champion while Wakiso Hills and Bunyaruguru Girls will play in the third place playoff.