Uganda Premier League secretariat has rescheduled SC Vipers’ remaining first round games with URA and Mbarara City.
The development comes to give Vipers enough time to rest after their continental engagements – Vipers will play Sfaxien on Sunday before returning the following day.
The secretariat has received the flight itinerary for Vipers indicating they return to Uganda on Tuesday January, 2019,” reads an excerpt from the UPL letter by CEO Bernard Bainamani they confirms the development.
URA Vs Vipers match has been rescheduled to Friday January 25 2019 and Vipers Vs Mbarara will be played on Sunday January 27, 2019.
This means that Vipers will play two games in a space of three days, with Saturday, January 26 as the resting day.
The club were supposed to play URA (at Namboole) and Mbarara (at Kitende) on Wednesday January 23 and Saturday January 26, respectively, per the recent dates.
The Venoms, defending Champions, are second on the log with 29 points from 13 league games. They trail table leaders KCCA FC by seven points, the gap that can be reduced to just a point if they can beat both URA and Mbarara.