At the beginning of the season Miguel Da Costa was relieved off his duties as vipers’ head coach. The Portuguese coach guided the Kitende based club win their third league title ahead of KCCA. Hence granting himself a place in this year’s FUFA airtel awards nomination list as the best coach of the year. The list was revealed on Wednesday morning by the FUFA executive member and chairman of Awards organizing committee, Rogers Byamukama.
Among the others that are in this category include Mike Mutebi the KCCA tactician, Ndejje University ‘s Raymond Komakech, Alex Isabirye’s Kyetume FC while Ayub Khalifa of Kawempe Muslim completes the cast.
The annual awards, marking their third edition, are chiefly sponsored by, Airtel Uganda. The giant telecommunication company injected Shs 100M to this years’s event. The crowning event will take place on 7th December 2018 at Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala.