DR.Congo giants As Vita have captured the signature of defender Savio Kabugo from Uganda’s record champions SC Villa on a two year contract.
Kabugo is most remembered for the heroic moment that saw Uganda Cranes defeat Ghana 1-0 in the 2014 AFCON Qualifier game at Mandela National Stadium. He was also influential as his Nkima Clan won the Bika Bya Baganda competitions this year.
He has previously played for SC Victoria University, KCCA FC, URA FC, Kaizer Chiefs ( South Africa), Proline and SC Villa.
AS Vita are the reigning Congolese champions and are found in the city of Kinshasa. They have won the national league championship 14 times and the CAF champions league once in 1973. The other Ugandan to have played his trade at the club is striker Yunus Sentamu.