By Spy Uganda
Uganda Police Football Club has unveiled 14 new signings captured in the transfer window ahead of the 2022/23 FUFA Big League battle.
These include Kiibi William, Mabirizi Shakib, Kiyingi Murushid, Kibumba Ibrahim (returns), Male Reagan, Ssendi Joel, Nviiri Israel, Kyambadde Rashid, Mutumba Osman, Danjuma Ahmed Aliyu, Peter Ouma, Kakeeto David, Jakony Daniel, Owalamu Martin, Osuna Cosmas, Davis Mutebi (returns).
The new team has been presented to the new club chairman Senior Commissioner of Police (SCP) Timothy Halango at Uganda Police headquarters in Naguru, Kampala.
In his remarks, club chairman SCP Halango said, “I welcome new members of the committee and pledge on their behalf that we shall strive to take the club to new heights. You are all aware that the performance of the team last season was unsatisfactory, we are this season playing in the second tier of Uganda’s football. I want to assure you that we are going to participate fully and win it.”
He added, “We have prepared well for the new season which starts on Thursday with home match against Lugazi FC. Our home ground is Kavumba in Wakiso district.
“We have prepared a good team which we are sure will perform to our highest expectation. The team is so strong, it won the recent interforces tournament. I am therefore happy to unveil the new players who have joined the team this last preseason period.
Police FC Head Coach Angelo Lonyesi said, ”The 14 summer signings join the 16 that have been retained from last season’s squad ahead of the 2022/23 FUFA Big League season kick-off on Thursday.
The 30-men squad has since been tasked to fight part and parcel in helping the team return to where it belongs.