StarTimes Uganda Premier League side Wakiso Giants is set to compensate season ticket holders after the cancellation of the 2019-20 season.
The season was canceled out on Wednesday May 20th, when Vipers SC were declared champions.
Vipers finished on top of the table with 54 points, while Wakiso Giants finished 10th with 30 points from 25 games played.
Each of the 16 teams in top-flight was remaining with five games to the end of the season before it was concluded prematurely.
“As courtesy and fairness to our season ticket holders, the management has decided to compensate the two home games that you have missed with a discount on your new season ticket for the 2020/21 season.”
“As management, we shall always strive to provide the best matchday experience and hospitality for our clients and fans that attend all our events,” the statement from the club reads.
10th position an achievement for Wakiso Giants
The Purple Sharks also termed their 10th position finish as an achievement since this is their maiden season in Uganda’s top-flight.
“I take this opportunity to thank everyone who has been with us in our maiden season in the UPL,”
“Finishing 10th ensures we achieve our target of staying up although we believe we could have finished in a better position.”
“I would like to point out clearly as a club, we always strive to achieve in the areas of technical excellence, financial stability, and making a social impact in the areas we operate from,” the statement further reads.
Proline FC were relegated alongside Maroons FC and Tooro United, while Myda FC and UPDF earned automatic slots in the top-tier.
Kiboga, Kataka, Kitara, and Ndejje will face off in the playoffs for the third team to grace the top-tier in the 2020/21 season.
Vipers SC will represent Uganda in the Caf Champions League while KCCA FC will represent the nation in Caf Confederation Cup.
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