Munta Royal College wins schools beach soccer title

Munta Royal College won the 2017 schools beach soccer tournament to make it 2 in a row.

Munta Royal College defeated Taggy High School and Nakatonya Islamic successfully defended the national schools beach soccer title at Lido beach in Entebbe.

The Bombo based school won all the matches at their disposal to finish with maximum points in a round robin format.

Munta defeated Nakatonya Islamic 5-1 before overcoming Taggy High Schools 4-1 in the second game.

Daniel Higenyi scored a hat-trick and another Higenyi entity Bernard had a brace against Nakatonya.

Amin Chapa and Ibrahim Haidar were on target for Nakatonya Islamic.


Against Taggy High School from Entebbe, Munta’s goals came from Benon Tagyemwa, Bernard Higenyi (2) and an own goal from January Waninga.

Prince Kanda scored the only goal for Taggy High school.

1978 Uganda Cranes legendary goalkeeper at the AFCON finals in Ghana, Paul Ssali was the chief guest as he handed over the trophy and certificates to the winning team and excelling individual players.

Uganda Beach Soccer Association (UBSA) officials led by delegate Anthony Tumwesigye, Phoebe Kutamba (league manager) and Sarah Birungi (General Secretary) attended the daylong event.

Uganda Women Football Association vice chairperson awards a Taggy High School player, Ivan Mulema who was the MVP

 All winners:

2012 – Wampewo Ntake SS, Kasangati

2013 – Namagabi SS, Kayunga

2014 – Namagabi SS, Kayunga

2015 – Namagabi SS, Kayunga

2016 – Munta Royal College, Bombo

2017 – Munta Royal College, Bombo



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