Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) Football Club has officially announced Brian Ssenyondo as head coach on Monday, July 12, 2021.
The announcement took place at the Military Barracks headquarters in Bombo. The army side has granted Ssenyondo with a two year deal that is expected to run down until 2023.
Ssenyondo takes over the void left by former Uganda Cranes international Kefa Kisala whose employment contract was terminated last week on mutual consent.
Kisala had replaced another Ex-Uganda Cranes international Steven Bogere who worked tooth and nail to see the promotion of the club from the FUFA Big League.
Last season, UPDF completed the season in 8th place with 37 points. Ssenyondo’s immediate task at hand is to build a formidable team for the 2021 – 2022 seasons.
For starters, Ssenyondo has been unemployment since parting ways with Mbarara City in March 2021.
Ssenyondo a masaka born coach also managed Blessed Sacrament Kimaanya 2018 helping them to reach finals of copa cocacola loosing to Buddo Secondary school 1-0, BSK had only 11 players and the team was nick named the 11 commandos.
Ssenyondo also managed Synergy fc now in big league, U17 national team assistant, saza Buddu fc, etc