Ssimbwa, Rwothomio named Pilsner’s best coach and player for January
The two received their respective accolades with UGX 1,000,000 each during a function held at Kati Kati Restaurant in Kampala on Monday morning.
Ssimbwa guided URA to four wins out of five games played in January, he won against SC Villa, BUL FC, Bright Stars and KCCA FC. They drew once against Tooro United.
.@URAFC_Official duo Sam Ssimbwa and Cromwell Rwothomio voted January coach and player of the month respectively yesterday
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— Airtel UG Football (@AirtelUFootball) February 4, 2020
“I am happy to win this award once again. Special thanks to my players, assistant coaches and the backroom staff,” Ssimbwa said before adding.
“I also give thanks to the journalists and organizers of these awards. I am focused on winning as many games as possible as we play catch up to the leading clubs,” he added.
— StarTimes Uganda Premier League 🇺🇬 🇺🇬 (@UPL) February 3, 2020
Meanwhile, Cromwell scored four goals in four matches, including a brace against BUL, he also scored once against Bright Stars and KCCA FC.
“I am happy to be here. It has never been easy. I give all thanks to my coaches and fellow players. It has been down to commitment and hard work.”
“I am happy to be here. It has never been easy. I give all thanks to my coaches and fellow players. It has been down to commitment and hard work. The healthy competition at the club has given me ground to perform and I look forward to winning more awards in future.” – Cromwel. pic.twitter.com/7rkcah4Ggy
— URA Football Club (@URAFC_Official) February 3, 2020
The healthy competition at the club has given me ground to perform and I look forward to winning more awards in future,” he said.
URA FC is currently fourth on the 16-team table with 33 points from 20 games played and their next encounter will be against Kyetume at the Mighty Arena on Friday, February 7th 2020.