2015-16 Uganda Cup finalists, Onduparaka FC, cruised to the round of 32 without playing the ball after lower-tier side, Light SS, failed to turn up for the game.
Lira United also received freebies for Kataka's failure to travel. It's not clear why the Fufa Big League club failed to travel.
Express head coach, Shafiq Bisaso, hopes the team translates their blistering form witnessed in the Uganda Cup round of 64 to the league.
The Red Eagles spanked North East regional club, Kachumbala Rock Stars, 6-0 at Wankulukuku to confirm a place in the round of 32.
The club has struggled in