DAILY EXPRESS SPORT: Express Football Club have announced the signing of Former KCCA Midfielder Muzamiru Mutyaba as Ugandan Premier League sets to resume from the CHAN break.
Mutyaba who joined the Red Eagles as a free agent after he ran down his contract with KCCA last season has signed a short-term deal and will don the shirt 10 jersey at the Wankuluku based club.
“They don’t come often and as creative as Muzamiru Mutyaba,” Express announced his arrival on their official website.
The 27-year-old who will don his favourite shirt, the number 10 has explained the reason why he made the move to sign for the six-time league champions.
“First of all, I would like to thank the management of the club [Express] for making this happen,” Mutyaba said after penning the contract.
“Yes, I had many options on the table but none fitted the bill to my satisfaction. I join a club that has a lot of ambition, good organization, and great players therefore I couldn’t have made a better decision,” he added.
Mutyaba will bring a lot of creativity to the Red Eagles who are handled by Wasswa Bbosa, especially in the final third where he will link up with Abel Eturude and Ibrahim Kayiwa.
“With the Ugandan league expected to resume in February, Mutyaba will be tasked with ensuring the Red Eagles maintain their unbeaten run and better their current 6th league position,” the statement continued.
Apart from KCCA, Mutyaba has also featured for Maroons, Victoria University, and made his international debut for Uganda Cranes in 2014.
He becomes the ninth player signed by Bbosa this season as the team strives to wrestle the title from Vipers SC.
Express are one of five unbeaten sides and currently lie sixth with eight points from four games, one less than the majority of the other 15-teams as the league awaits a restart following the country’s participation at the Chan tournament.