Vipers crowned UPL champions as FUFA call off season

Vipers SC are now officially champions of the 2019/2020 Ugandan Premier League season after FUFA asserted that the current league table will be taken as final.

Despite only playing 25 of the 30 games, Vipers have won the league with 53 points due to a section of the FUFA competition rules that states that the standings can be upheld if at least 75% of the matches were played before the suspension.

This is Vipers’ fourth league title, they most recently won in 2018.

KCCA were second with 50 points, but they acted with class when they congratulated Vipers on twitter.

Vipers loanee Steven Desse Mukwala is a the league’s leading goalscorer with 13 goals. He is a goal ahead of Vipers’ Fahad Bayo and Police’s towering Ben Ocen.