The 2018 Phillip Omondi Invitational Cup kick off is set for Friday 14th September, almost a fortnight to the start of the 2018/2019 StarTimes Uganda Premier League.
The invitational pre-season tournament is played in honor of the late Phillip Omondi, who by word of history is believed to have the most talented player this country has ever seen.
The cunning Uganda Cranes midfielder was loved by many football fans across the country with exceptional performances at the continental showpiece in Ghana in 1978.
Two-time tournament winners of Proline Football Club under the tutelage of former SC Villa boss Shafik Bisaso, newly promoted StarTimes Uganda Premier League side Nyamityobora FC led by James Odoch and the new kids on the block of Wakiso Giants but also referred to as Kamuli Park are the three teams invited for this year’s edition.
2018 Phillip Omondi Invitational Tournament Fixtures:
Day One (Friday, 14th September):
- Proline Vs Nyamityobora – 12 PM
- KCCA Vs Kamuli Park / Wakiso Giants – 3PM
Day Two (Saturday, 15th September):
- Kamuli Park / Proline Vs Proline – 2PM
- KCCA Vs Nyamityobora – 4PM
Entry Fees: 3000/= (Ordinary), 5,000/= (VIP) & 10,000 (VVIP)
All Matches at Star Times Stadium, Lugogo
By Robert K James