Al Hilal Juba have opened their 2017 South Sudan Cup campaign with a 5-0 victory against Malakia FC of Torit. Playing on their home ground of Juba Stadium, Hilal were impressive as they put in a strong performance against the champions of
Torit. Gedo (#7) and Amro (#10) both scored twice for Hilal, with David scoring one goal
At Wau Stadium, Abyei City FC of Abyei had a 2-0 victory against Nasir FC of Raja.
In further news, Super Eagles of Yambio have unfortuantely had to withdraw from the tournament due to technical issues. Therefore, the scheduled match for today between Nasir FC of Yei and Super Eagles of Yambio has been cancelled.