Vipers SC have been awarded free points courtesy of their successful petition against Tooro United’s use of an ineligible player .
Tooro United beat Vipers SC 1-0 on March 11th 2022 but they were found to have fielded Ronald Kayondo who had accumulated three yellow cards.
It was found out that Kayondo had been booked against Onduparaka FC in a double header and another against SC Villa.
The FUFA appeals committee verified the same and resolved that Tooro United would lose the points by forfeiture.
FUFA Competitions Disciplinary Panel has awarded three points and three goals to @VipersSC SC after a successful petition against Tooro United FC for fielding an ineligible player in the StarTimes Uganda Premier League match between the two teams on 11.3.2022 at Buhinga Stadium https://t.co/T6HF1n7emS
The ruling signifies that Vipers extend their table leadership to 7 points above closest challengers KCCA FC
Tooro United ‘ s woes intensify, leaving them languishing in the red zone with 9 points now.