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KCCA FC’s Lugogo Stadium established to go through 1st period of renovation

The Kasasiro Boys have exposed the 1st stage of renovating their stadium for matches will operate for the up coming 18 months

Kampala Metropolis Council Authority (KCCA FC) have verified they have given out a tender to renovate their most important stadium in Lugogo.

In a statement on their official internet site, the former Ugandan Leading League (UPL) champions have confirmed the renovation course of action will last for a time period of 18 months but the workforce will proceed to use the venue when the league resumes in February.

“Following the bidding system for the building of the Omondi Stadium, we are pleased to tell the general public that Sarjan Construction was selected as the contractors for the scheduled development works,” browse the assertion on their official web-site page.

“The web page has been handed more than to Sarjan Construction to commence will work for the to start with section of construction, these works are predicted to final a time period of 18 months.

“In the meantime, our offices and all football activities will continue to be at – at the stadium during first section building. In this rapidly-transferring setting, we will problem a lot more updates when suitable.”

The renovation of the stadium will come just two months immediately after the workforce was barred from working with the venue by the Confederation of African Soccer (Caf) for their Confederation Cup return leg fixture in opposition to AS Kigali of Rwanda.

The Caf inspection crew toured the venue a 7 days to the match and termed it unfit to host the game, with KCCA picking St Mary’s Kitende, which is the dwelling of their rivals Vipers SC, to host the match.

Just after Caf banned the use of the stadium, KCCA explained: “KCCA then hired St Mary’s Stadium Kitende for the return leg game towards AS Kigali that will be on Wednesday 6th January 2021, 1600 Consume.

“Late 2020, KCCA Stadium designs ended up permitted by authorities and the club hopes to commence building of a modern, begin of the art stadium early 2021.”

Irrespective of winning the return leg 3-1, the Kasasiro Boys were being eradicated from the level of competition on the away goals rule.

AS Kigali’s 2- get in the first leg after their opponents failed to raise a quorum for the tie when 9 gamers and a mentor examined favourable for coronavirus.