The first ever encounter between Westnile Select Team and Acholi Select Team lived to it’s billing as anticipated with mammoth crowd turning up cheer their respective teams.
However the bragging rights went to Team Westnile who scored to two goals in a space of 17 minutes into the second half. Andama Junior of Arua Hill opened the score line with a well executed move in the 46th to beat Acholi Select keeper Wokorach and Bida Ezra of Kyetume added the second from a Bayo Fahad Cross to keep the scoreline out of reach for the Acholi Select Team.
The return leg of this fixture will take place in Gulu on the 25th June 2022. With Westnile select having registered a win at Ababet Green light Stadium in Arua.The onus will be on Acholi Select to advantage of their home.
Westnile Select XI
Nafian Alionzi, Geriga Atendele,Rashid Okocha,Bright Vuni, Mandela Nelson, William Gama,Adinho Gibson, Bida Ezra,Andama Junior, Fahad Bayo, Shaban.
Acholi Select XI
Wokorach Jeans, Atube Rogers, Ojara Denis, Owiny Ronald, Okot Denis, Ouma Peter, Odong Brian, Kisa John Baptist, Tito Okello, Kindega Andrew, Onekalit Alfred.