Asuman Alishe on his official unveiling (courtesy photo)
By: Senoga Sinan Rajub
Former SC Villa defender Asuman Halishe Kihogo has joined newly promoted side Mbarara City FC on a one and half year contract. The gallant defender brings experience to the Mbarara based club and becomes the club’s third acquisition in the transfer window.
Alishe in action for Lweza FC
He joins Winger Swed Satugombo and right back Byekwaso Saidi who joined Mbarara City at the end of last month.
Mbarara City FC assistant coach Nasibu Ndita describes Halishe as a player with suiting playing abilities the club was yearning for.
He says “I believe Asuman is a player who will make an immediate impact in our Azam Uganda Premier League campaign. His physicality, experience and game reading will be vital to our team.”
Last season, Halishe played for Lweza FC in the first round before switching to Jinja side BUL FC. He has also previously played for SC Villa, Biharwe FC, Victoria University, URA FC and Swedish club IFK Åmål.