Both teams lost their first games of the season. Aigle was beaten at home 0-2 by visiting Bamboutos of Mbouda while UMS of loum lost away to dragon Fc of Yaounde 1-0.
Aigle Royal and UMS of Loum in their last 4 meetings in the MTN Elite one championship have seen UMS winning two, losing one with one ending on a stalemate.
Six goals scored in the last four meetings have recorded an average of 1.50 goals per Match by both teams.
During the 2016/2017 season, on July 23, the encounter ended on a 1-1 stalemate at the Cenajes Stadium after a 2-0 victory in the first round in Loum as host carried the day.
With Francis Elimbi now with APEJES, El Palcha (Aigle Royal) will need to get a new talisman to fit in the shoes of their last year’s top scorer