1985 Uganda Super League

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Uganda Super League
Season 1985
Champions Kampala City Council FC
Top goalscorer Frank Kyazze, Kampala City Council FC (28)
1984
1986

The 1985 Ugandan Super League was the 18th season of the official Ugandan football championship, the top-level football league of Uganda.

Overview[edit]

The 1985 Uganda Super League was contested by 14 teams and was won by Kampala City Council FC, while Simba FC and Mbale Heroes were relegated.[1]

League standings[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA Pts
1 Kampala City Council FC (C) 26 18 5 3 54 24 41 Champions
2 Express FC 26 19 3 4 50 23 41
3 SC Villa 26 17 5 4 52 21 39
4 Coffee SC 26 15 8 3 43 20 38
5 Uganda Commercial Bank FC 26 8 9 9 47 43 25
6 Nile Breweries FC 26 9 7 10 21 34 25
7 Nytil FC 26 9 3 14 21 34 21
8 Maroons FC 26 8 4 14 25 39 20
9 Nsambya Old Timers 26 8 4 14 25 39 20
10 Tobacco 26 8 5 13 19 33 20
11 Bank of Uganda 26 8 3 15 34 45 19
12 Uganda Airlines 26 5 9 12 22 35 19
13 Simba FC (R) 26 4 10 12 31 47 18 Relegated
14 Mbale Heroes (R) 26 7 3 16 26 46 17 Relegated

NB: Uganda Grain Milling withdrew.[1] Insecurity in the country and subsequent war in 1985 resulted in Masaka being cut off from Kampala. As a result, FUFA suspended all Masaka Union FC's league games for the 1985 season, only allowing them to return to topflight football in 1986.

Leading goalscorer[edit]

The top goalscorer in the 1985 season was Frank Kyazze of Kampala City Council FC with 28 goals.[2]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Uganda - Various Data 1960-1991 - RSSSF (Hans Schöggl)". RSSSF Archive. 2002–13. Retrieved 2014-01-07. 
  2. ^ "The Legends: Uganda Super League top scorers since league inception". Kawowo.com. 2012-04-16. Retrieved 2014-01-25. 

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