By Ritah Tugumisirize
The second edition of the Samson Muwanguzi Cup has been launched today at FUFA house in Mengo.
This memorial cup is a two day event that is held in memory of the late Samson Muwanguzi who was one of the pillars in the development of beach soccer in Uganda. (Muwanguzi was owner of Lido beach and used to host games there)
Last year’s finalists Stormers who are the defending champions, and MUBS were given a bye, while Nkumba University, Entebbe Old stars FC, MS Sand Lions and Isabeti among other teams will face off in the first round.
The two day tournament will start on Saturday 23rd March while the second round, quarter finals, semifinals and finals will be held on Sunday 24th March at the Lido Beach in Entebbe.
Stormers are the defending champions of the this cup.
Mutoola beach Vs St Lawrence
Kiringaente Vs Buganda Royal
Mutesa Royal Vs KIU
Entebbe Sharks Vs Talented
MS Sand Lions Vs Isabeti
Entebbe Old Stars Vs Nkumba University