SC Villa are close to agreeing terms with former KCCA FC central defender Filbert Obenchan.
Swift Sports can reliably confirm that the defender is set to join the 16 time Uganda Premier League champions on a one year employment contract.
Obenchan is a free agent after running down his contract at KCCA FC where he has played for the last six years.
He was also on radar of Vipers SC, URA FC and Tanzanian Giants Azam FC.
If the deal materialises, the defender will join Garvin Kizito and new signings Henry Katongole, Kenneth Ssemakula who are the other formidable defenders at the club.
Villa have also beefed up the squad with youngsters Ibrahim Mugulusi, Travis Mutyaba, Iddi Abdul Wahid and Oscar Mawa.
Masaza Cup winning trio of Ali Bayo, Gift Fred and Charles Bbaale have also joined the 16 time Uganda Premier League champions.