Football

Bright Stars sack head coach Baker Mbowa

The club has appointed his assistant Simon Peter Mugerwa to take over under interim capacity

Danito NSUBUGA

Uganda premier league side Soltilo Bright Stars have confirmed that they have parted ways with head coach Baker Mbowa.

The move has been sparked by a string of bad results that have seen the club sit in the relegation zone after 5 matches played so far.

He has failed to pick a single win from their opening four league matches after losing to Mbarara city, new comers Gaddafi FC, SC Villa and only picking a point off KCCA FC.

“Soltilo Bright Stars and Mr. Abubakar Mbowa have on 10th November 2021 mutually agreed to part ways, the decision has been taken due to results and performances not being to the required level “

A statement from the club  read.

Mbowa was only appointed head coach in August last year and he helped guide the club to one of their best ever league positions when they finished 5th with 42 points.

The CAF B licenced coach has had stints at Proline FC first in 2016 where he led the club as they fought for Premier League promotion.

He was Shafiq Bisaso’s assistant when they lifted the Uganda Cup in 2019 and consequently featured in the Caf Confederation Cup.

The former KCCA FC and Ex Cranes international has Masaka LC, Mawokota and Kabula in the Masaza Cup.

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