Richard Makumbi takes over as Kitara FC Head Coach
Masindi based side Kiatara FC appointed former Bunamwaya and Soana FC coach Richard Makumbi as their new coach till the end of the current FUFA Big League side.
The development was confirmed on Monday though the teams’ social media platforms.
Makumbi, who has been coaching Western Stima FC in Kenya, replaces Golola Edward who returned to Vipers SC following the sacking of Martinez Espinoza.
Makumbi who flew into Uganda over the weekend and he has conducted his first training session for Kitara FC at Hoima Booma ground.
He has previously promoted teams like, Skill FC, Iganga Town Council FC, Fire masters FC, Bunamwaya (Now Vipers SC) Bidco(Bul FC) and also helped Western Stima return to the Kenya Premier League following their relegation after the 2017-2018 season.
Kitara FC are currentlyfifth in the Rwezori group with fifteen points after the first round and are eight points behind leaders Wakiso Giants FC.
They have won won four, drawn three and lost three games out of the ten played in the first round of the 2018-19 FUFA Big League season.
Richard Makumbi’s Coaching record.
Skill FC (Sugar Coperation) Promoted them to Super League (1992-95)
Iganga Town Council FC, Promoted them to Super League (1995-96)
Mukono Lions, Promoted them to Super League (1996-1997)
Buikwe Red Stars 2002, Promoted them to Super League up to 2004
Fire masters, Promoted them to Super League (2005-
Bunamwaya (Vipers SC) Promoted them to Super League (2006)
Bidco (Bul FC) Promoted them to Super League 2008-2011
Utoda Mityana FC, Promoted them to Super League
Soana FC, Promoted them to Super League
Mbarara City FC 2016, Promoted them to Uganda Premier League
Western Stima FC (Kenya) Promoted them to Kenya Premier League 2018