Transfer: Ivan Mbowa Joins Mbarara City


Midfield gem Ivan Mbowa has joined Uganda Premier League outfits Mbarara City FC, the club has confirmed.

“We are happy to announce the signing of former Nyamityobora FC midfielder Ivan Mbowa,” reads an excerpt from Mbarara’s official statement seen by this Website.

Mbowa who was among the five players banned at Nyamityobora, has signed with a rival club. He put down a pen to paper on a six month deal with an option to extend his contract.

Mbowa (left) in action for Nyamityobora. Monitor photo

He joins Ankole Lions other new signings that include Derrick Onyai (Kataka) and Otti Ocitti (Nangabo Green Valley).

Mbarara City who held KCCA to a goalless draw in their second round opener at Kakyeka Stadium, will face Maroon FC at Luzira on Tuesday, 5th February.

Mbowa, brother to Brian Majwega, had stints with Onduparaka FC and he was a recent target by Wakiso Giants before he joined Nyamityobora FC.

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