Irish National Named New Uganda Cranes Head Coach

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations – FUFA has named Johnny McKinstry the new Head Coach of the National team, Uganda Cranes.

McKinstry, 34, was unveiled on Monday morning at a press conference held at the Fufa House in Mengo, Kampala.

McKinstry together with Fufa officials at his unveiling ceremony.

The Northern Ireland National takes over from Abdullah Mubiru who has been holding the position in Acting role.

Mubiru was appointed to replace Sebastien Desabre who resigned the position in July 2019, days after Uganda was knocked out of the African Nations Cup.

The French man would later take on a coaching role at Egyption top flight team, Pyramids FC.

Moses Kayigwa