Ndejje University FC appoints former Uganda Cranes head coach as T.D

Asuman Lubowa has joined Ndejje University Football as Technical director

Uganda Premier League out-fit Ndejje University Football Club has appointed former Uganda Cranes head coach Asuman Lubowa as their technical director on a three year tenure.

The arrival of Lubowa to the league debutants’ technical wing is envisaged as a great boost at a time they are desperate to avoid being relegated.

Besides coaching the Uganda Cranes, Lubowa has also coached the Uganda U-23 team (Kobs) with vast experience having played for the national team and coached several clubs as Express, SC Villa, KCCA, Police, National Insurance Corporation (NIC), Posta, Uganda Airlines, UMEME before serving as the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) technical director for nine years.

Since retiring as the FUFA Technical director in 2018, Lubowa has lived a silent life style.

Asuman Lubowa (left) is handed the Ndejje University team jersey by team chairman Paul Mark Kayongo.

Lubowa had been appointed Technical Director of FUFA in 2009, replacing Watson who was elevated to the post of Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

He is best remembered for leading the Uganda Kobs team to the 1995 CECAFA Cup final.

He was appointed Uganda Cranes head coach after the Kobs job and guided the Uganda Cranes to the 1996 CECAFA Cup in Sudan before resigning in April 1999.

I urge the team players to remain focused, disciplined and work as a unit to foster team work.

Asuman Lubowa, Ndejje University FC Technical Director

Lubowa is expected to impact for the better his vast knowledge alongside the current coaching hierarchy led by head coach Raymond Timothy Komakech.

Ndejje University Football Club has registered just three victories, four draws and 12 losses in 19 matches as they are 14th on the 16 team log.

The Lions host Tooro United on Wednesday at their Arena of Visions in Luweero.

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