By: Gladys Zawedde
Ndejje University edged Nyamityobora FC 1-0 courtesy of Noel Nasasira’s first half goal to clinch the FUFA Big League Championship 2017-2018.
Raymond Komakech the Ndejje FC coach dedicated this to his mentor the late Simon Okumu.
” It has been a long struggle for almost 8 years which has not been a walk in a park. it has been our turn and God above all we have made it “
” I dedicate this championship to the late Simon Okumu who was my mentor and a former Ndejje University head coach.”
Simon Okumu was the head coach of Ndejje University in 2010-2011 and 2012-2013 and in 2013 his assistant Raymond Komakech took over after perishing in an accident.
” Discipline has helped us achieve what we longed for. I am so grateful with the players for their hard work, technical team for the team work and the administrators for the continued support at all times.”
On how he is going to face the new challenge, he promises to do the best to see Ndejje University achieve the desired goals,
” I have a lot of confidence in the players we have. with four more additions in the squad I believe we can put up a good fight in the top tier we have joined.”
Ndejje University, Nyamityobora FC and Paidha Black Angels are the three teams from the FUFA Big League 2017-2018 that have joined top tier.