BUGOLOBI – Like earlier promised, Real Star Sports Agency have today 7th November awarded winners of their monthly awards.
This was during a ceremony organised at Khalifa suits in Bugolobi.
Kirinya JSS forward Joel Madondo was awarded as the best player for the month of October and Onduparaka FC tactician, Asaph Mwebaze being named the Coach of the month.
Madondo featured in four games for Kirinya, scoring a league high four goals during October.
To win the players’ MVP award, the Jinja SS graduate beat Vipers SC midfielder Moses Waiswa and Onduparaka forward Vianne Sekajugo to the honour.
For Mwebaze, he beat off competition from Mike Mutebi (KCCA FC) and Vipers’ Javier Martinez.
Mwebaze oversaw two victories for his Onduparaka FC side including a 3-0 victory over Kirinya JSS at the Mighty Arena.
What they said:
“I feel elated to be the winner of this inaugural award.
“I would like to thank everyone for this recognition and hope it spurs me on to work harder.
“It is something new to Ugandan football and hopefully it increases the level of competition for everyone involved.
“I am so happy that I habe been chosen as the best player for last month.
“Honestly, it is not something i expected but am extremely proud.
The other individual that was recognised is Nambi Veronica who was voted the ‘Fan of October’.
Nambi is a KCCA fan who never misses any of her club’s games, drumming and singing throughout the games.
The Real Star Sports Awards are awards that were set up to recognise the best sporting individuals of the month in different sporting disciplines.
For last month, only football was considered but the awards are expected to spread through other sports in the near future.