Express FC have continued with their transfer activities after signing defender Dennis Mugerwa from Tooro United.
Mugerwa was announced by the Red Eagles on Tuesday and signed a two-year deal with the Wankulukuku based side.
“We would like to gladly announce the capture of right-back Dennis Mubuya Mugerwa who joins from Tooro United on a two-year deal,” Express FC announced
“The 29-year-old managed two assists in the seven games he featured in while at Tooro United and before the stopover in Fort Portal.”
“Nesta like he’s fondly known by his mates had a stint at Water FC from 2015 to 2019,” the club further stated.
Mugerwa happy for Express FC move
Speaking after signing the new deal, Mugerwa said that he is happy to join Express FC and he is ready to produce positive results.
“I am glad to finally join this big club, as a defender I know it’s important that me and my colleagues at the back and going forward.”
“We work as a unit to get good results,” he noted.
Mugerwa who becomes coach Wasswa Bbosa’s 13th signing for the upcoming season, will tussle it out with Richard Bbosa for the right-back starting berth.
On Monday, the Red Eagles also confirmed the arrival of 25-year-old attacking midfielder Ibrahim Kayiwa from Tooro United.
The other new signings at Express include goalkeepers Denis Otim and Cryspus Kusiima, right-back Richard Bbosa.
Midfielders Isaac Nsengiyunva, Abel Eturude, Godfrey Lwesibawa, Ibrahim Kayiwa, Mahad Kakooza, Baker Sakah, Faisal Ssekyanzi.
Forwards signed include Charles Musiige and Kiragga Mustafa.
Express FC targets silverware ahead of the 2020/2021 season, their last time to win any title was in 2012 when they won the Uganda Premier League.
The Wankulukuku based club finished ninth last season with 31 points from 25 games played.