Ssingo are Masaza champions 2018

Ssingo County beat Buddu County 12:11 on spot kicks to be crowned this year’s champions of the Buganda Kingdom’s popular Masaza cup football tournament.

The Kabaka (in blue suit) on arrival at Mandela stadium Namboole

Regular play of the finals played at the Mandela National Stadium Namboole ended 1:1 with Buddu taking the lead through Frank Ssebuwufu in 53rd minute before Ssingo got an equaliser 10 minutes later through Godfrey Kakooza.

Buddu team players celebrate their goal

Both teams squandered several scoring chances pushing the game into extra time, leading to the penalty shootout.

In the 3rd place play-off, Busujju County beat Buweekula County 1:0.