The club’s problem has always been organisation, I believe this is something that I can sort out to make a difference – Am a new sheriff in town.
The above, were words of prominent Lawyer Kiryowa Kiwanuka after he took over as the new Express FC Chairman in August.
It’s barely four months into his new office, and already, there is breath of fresh air both on and off the pitch at the Wankulukuku based side.
The Red Eagles, Six time league champions who last tasted league triumph in 2011-12 are now fifth on the log with 11 points – three points below leaders Vipers who they will be hosting on Wednesday.
Recently, Express FC unveiled Equity Bank as their new sponsor before adding Nile Breweries and Buganda Land Board.
News reaching this desk have it that the club will on Tuesday at Hotel Africana reveal their new partnership.
With details yet to emerge, sources have cited Betway Uganda as the new sponsor on board. Others have linked the club to Total Uganda.
We would like to invite you to join us for an exclusive press conference that will announce something big for Express FC in the 2018-19 season,” reads an invitation mail received by ChimpSports.
Officials of the leading Online Betting Company Betway are yet to make a statement on the matter. However, they have hinted that they will be making a major announcement to make on Tuesday, coincidence?
Recently on August 3rd at Hotel Africana when Betway Kobs unveiled their new kits and new players, Betway Country Manager Adelle Agaba hinted that they will be sponsoring a football club, a deal that was still waiting approval from South Africa.
It should be remembered that Betway didn’t renew their partnership with Arua outfits Onduparaka FC, ending the deal in August this year.
The betting firm sponsors Betway Power Basketball Club, Betway KOBS Rugby Club, Betway Senior Pool League and UPDF Boxing Club.