Brian Nkuubi with the Man of the match accolade
Uganda Revenue Authority Football Club (URA FC) is reportedly in advanced talks with 2019/2020 Uganda Premier League winning midfielder Brian Nkuubi Ssemakula.
Nkuubi was among the long list of players that were showed the exit door at the Kitende based club at the end of the last campaign.
Last season, the former Kira Young midfielder helped Vipers SC to win their Fourth UPL title having been top of the table by the time the league was abruptly ended following the Coronavirus outbreak.
ChimpReports understands that FUFA’s decision to extend the players’ registration and transfer for a month due to hiccups that resulted from the Covid-19 could be a blessing in disguise for the tax collectors who are yet yo secure their long time target.
Top flight entities Soltilo Bright Stars and Mbarara City are the other clubs that are interested in Nkuubi’s signature but the Nakawa based club could edge them out on favourable working terms.
In case the deal goes through, Nkuubi will join Jackson Nunda, goalkeeper Hannington Ssebwalunyo, left back Arafat Galiwango and Davis Ssali as the club signings.
The Sam Ssimbwa coached side are also believed to be in negotiations with former Sports Club Villa and Proline winger David Owori.