Uganda: Gafford stun Kawempe as quartet storm to FWEL playoffs

Gafford edge Kawempe Muslim to secure FWEL playoffs slot

Gafford Ladies edged Kawempe Muslim 1-0 on Friday, 4 May to secure a spot in the 2018 FUFA Women’s Elite League playoffs.

Monica Namwase’s winner sent Gafford to their second playoffs while handing the holders their first defeat of the season.

Despite the loss, Kawempe remain on course to defend the title, as they had already qualified for the playoffs with two matches in hand.

Kawempe finish top of Victoria Group on 29 points, six ahead of rivals Gafford who finish two points ahead of third-placed Ajax Queens.

The duo are joined by Elizabeth Group winners Olila and runners-up Kampala Queens, with the latter reaching their first ever playoffs.

Olila topped the group on 30 points, two points clear of Kampala, to reach their second successive playoffs.

Kawempe remain the team to beat having clinched all the previous (three) league titles.

2018 FWEL Playoffs

Kawempe Muslim v Kampala Queens

Olila v Gafford Ladies

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