Uganda Cranes legend David Obua has been confirmed
as the new assistant coach at StarTimes Uganda Premier League side, Maroons FC.
The deal was agreed on Monday following close to a
month of negotiation between the two parties.
Obua will deputise former KCCA, Vipers SC and Azam
FC coach George ‘Best’ Nsimbe as the duo seek to keep the club afloat for the
second season in succession in the top tier.
“I am glad for this opportunity,” Obua told Kawowo
Sports. “It’s a task I have embraced and will break a back for the club to
improve,” he added.
Nsimbe, who has won trophies at KCCA, Vipers,
Victors and Azam, described Obua’s addition to the technical team as very
“He is a great addition and looking forward to
working with him.
Maroons have a new whole technical staff after the
departure of Head Coach Asaph Mwebaze.
Last season, the Prisons side finished 9th
on the 16-team log with 37 points.