URA FC head coach Sam Simbwa and Kirinya Jinja SS FC midfielder David Bagoole AKA TongPo this morning hav been named the Pilsner coach and player for the month of March at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.
Simbwa who beat KCCA FC’s Mike Mutebi and Tooro’s Wasswa Bbosa gathered 7 points, scored 4 conceding once and displaced Mbarara City FC in third place in the Star Times Uganda Premier League.
I am happy that I have been named the coach of the month of March, it is great for me in terms of motivation, I thank my players and my technical team for the support,
I dedicate this award to my mother who is at Butabika due to mental problems.
For Bagoole to be win,he scored two goals in march and was named man of the match against record champions SC Villa to out pace KCCA FC’s Nicholas Kasozi and URA’s Cromwell Rwothomio.
I am delighted that I have been named the player of the month of March, I thank Pilsner for this award. I also thank my coaches and teammates for the support to him.
On top of the accolades, Simbwa and Bagoole each received a cash prize of 1million shillings coutersy of Pilsner.