The 2018/19 StarTimes Uganda Premier League monthly Awards for November 2018 took place today morning at Kati Kati restaurant in Kampala.
Mbarara City football club midfielder Paul Mucureezi was crowned the Pilsner StarTimes Uganda Premier League player of the Month and their manager, Charles Livingstone Mbabazi, was voted the Pilsner StarTimes Uganda Premier League Coach of the Month.
Mucureezi beat Juma Balinya of Police FC and KCCA FC’s skipper Timothy Dennis Awany to the top award while Livingstone Mbabazi edged Police FC manager Abdallah Mubiru.
Both Mucureezi and Mbabazi each walked away with a reward of one million Ugandan shillings.
It is the second time the awards have taken place this season. Vipers Coach Javier Martinez Espinoza was crowned the Pilsner StarTimes Uganda Premier League Coach of the Month for October while Kirinya Jinja SSS FC’s Joel Madondo was voted the Player of month.
Pilsner Lager last month announced a new partnership deal with the StarTimes Uganda Premier League to award the competition’s best players and coaches for three years.
The awards are named ‘Pilsner man of the match award’ and the monthly awards named ‘Pilsner player of the month award’ and ‘Pilsner coach of the month award’.