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URA FC brings defender on a season loan deal.



Uganda Revenue Authority Football Club (URA FC) have completed the signing of  Farouk Kantongole on a season long loan deal from FUFA big league oufit Tooro United.

“Faruku Katongole has joined URA FC on a one-year season-long loan deal from Tooro United and will add to our defence that will compete in the forthcoming StarTimes Uganda Premier League 2020/2021 season.” Club statement.

Kantongole who plays as a center back joined Tooro United last season but unfortunately he  couldn’t help them to stay in the top flight when they got relegated to second tier league in rankings after the season was abruptly ended with five games to go.

Because of his quality, playing in lower league to him seemed never to come as he attracted a lot suitors  of Uganda Premier League clubs to sign him that included Express FC, SC Villa and Vipers SC.

The former Bright Stars center back is excited about joining the biggest club in country and looking forward to adding quality to the team.

“I’m so excited to join one of the biggest teams in Uganda. URA really has some good defenders but I have come to add on the quality and competition on the squad. I know we have good players in Mbowa Patrick, Hudu Mulikyi, Nyakoojo Benjamin, and I have to work so so hard to get playing time.” He told club media.

Kantongole joins other new signings that have joined URA FC in the ongoing transfer window ahead of forthcoming 2020/21 season which kick starts on 3rd December 2020.

And these includes Hannington Sebwalunyo, Davis Ssali, Nunda Jackson, Arafat Galiwango and Brian Nkuubi.

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