After defeating Blue Eagles SC 2-0 in the first game, Colombo FC will face Up Country Lions FC in the 2nd pre-season fixture on a 8.00 p.m kick off on 27th February 2021 at Sugathadasa Stadium,
Speaking to the press after the end of the game , Head Coach Roomy said “‘ We wanted use our players and see changes in the game plan, in order to keep the winning momentum. Since the match we played was after 5 months, it would take a little more time for our team to come in the match tempo”
”’Giving the opportunity for our boys to perform, I always expect my boys to prove themselves in the field“‘ added Head Coach Roomy.
Colombo FC previously met Up country Lions FC back in the 2018 Dialog Champions League game at CR & FC. The Boys in Yellow emerged victorious 4-3 in a closely competed game.
Six players from the current squad rejoined the National Team camp on the 19th February and will rejoin the team for the Up Country Lions game.