Dereick Nsibambi brace sinks Rivers United.

Dereick Nsibambi brace sinks Rivers United.A brace from Derrick Nsibambi in the 15th and 70th minute helped KCAA defeat Rivers United at the Phillip Omondi Stadium, Kampala in Saturday.

It was a one-sided affair which saw Rivers United remain at the receiving end for most of the encounter.

The Nigerian side will be ever greatful to their Goalkeeper Rotimi Sunday for making some brilliant saves which kept the scores at an appreciable level.

However things went soar for Rivers United as Goalkeeper Rotimi Sunday was stretch out shortly after conceding the first goal. He was replaced by Akande.

Lanky striker Bolaji Sakin scored a beautiful volley to level things in the 33rd minute for Rivers United after he received a beautiful cross from new signing John Odumegwu. The goal came as a surprise to the home side as the once vociferous home crowd became silent.

The Port Harcourt side failed to build on that equalizer as KCCA kept on pushing for another goal.

The goal finally came in the 70th minute as Derrick Nsibambi latched on to a cross from Tom Masiko after he was left unmarked in the box.

The defeat pushed Rivers United to the bottom of the group with a real mountain to climb to achieve qualification.

KCCA FC are level on points (six) with group leaders FUS Rabat, the leader topping Group A with a superior goal difference.

 

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