By Kasule Mubarak.
Abdallah Mubiru has been named the Cranes interim head coach by the Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA).
Mubiru, a former Police, KCCA FC, Vipers FC and Proline FC tactician was announced by FUFA president Moses Magogo during a media briefing at the federations head office in Mengo on Wednesday July 10,2019.
Mubiru begin duties with the Cranes CHAN qualifiers.
“The job for the national team is still open, but we are naming an interim coach to guide the team as we search for fulltime coach which is open for every one including local coaches,” Magogo explained.
Mubiru will work Livingstone Mbabazi, Sadiq Wasswa and Geoffrey Massa as his assistants.
Uganda play Somalia in the first leg of the CHAN qualifiers on July 26 /28 in Mogadishu and then the return leg in Kampala August 2/4,2019.
The winner will face the winner between Burundi and South Sudan in the second round.
CHAN is a tournament played by local based players from their respective leagues and countries.