Former Uganda Cranes winger David Obua has joined StarTimes Uganda Premier League side Maroons FC as the assistant head coach, the club have confirmed.
Obua played for Ugandan side Express FC, South Africa’s Kaizer Chiefs and Hearts of Midlothian in Scotland. He also enjoyed stints in the United States and Mauritius before retiring in 2015.
The Uganda Cranes legend will deputize Goerge ‘Best’ Nsimbe who took over Asaph Mwebaze at the end of last season.
George Nsimbe has previously handled giants KCCA FC, Vipers SC, Victors, Tusker FC in Kenya, Azam FC in Tanzania and recently at Express FC as technical director.
Maroons FC will open their 2018/2019 Uganda Premier League campaign away at Bright Stars FC on September 28.
Maroons finished in tenth last season with 37 points under Coach Asaph Mwebaze, who has since joined Onduparaka FC.