Kira Young Beach Soccer football club won the 2013/14 national beach soccer crown at Lido beach resort on Sunday. They beat Nkumba Select 7 – 6 in a tense but thrilling finale watched by a mammoth gathering.
Patrick Kaddu will never forget a memorable day on the sand as he single handedly notched 5 goals.
They were supplemented by a brace from Ashadu Bugembe, often used as a goal keeper in the team’s set up that plays in the FUFA Super league.
Nkumba Select’s Roch Somoka, utilized this last fixture of the season to climber the tally of his personal goals with a quadruple to finish top of all scorers in the entire season with 30 goals on his personal account.
Diminutive striker, Allan Zirimenya and team skipper Douglas Muganga got the other goals for Nkumba Select to finish as runners up on their debut season.
In the third place place off match, MUBS beat Real Galacticos 4 – 2. Brian Nkuubi got a brace before Benson Ocen and Peter Kasujja notched one apiece.
Richmond strikers survived the jaws of relegation after overcoming Zai Plaza 6 – 2.
Crown Beverages under the Pepsi brand sponsored the league organized by Uganda Beach Soccer Association (UBSA) under the close supervision of the football ruling body in the country, FUFA.
MVP: John Revita (Real Galacticos)
Best Goalie: Arnold Matanda (Kira Young)
Top Scorer: Roch Somoka (Nkumba Select) – 30 goals
Best Coach: Harunah Kebba (Kira Young)