William Luwagga-Kizito

Uganda Cranes talented right-winger William Kizito Luwagga has moved from Romanian side Politehnica Lasi to join Kazakhstan giants FC Shakhter Karagandy on a season long loan.

The midfielder broke the news through his official Facebook account with the caption: “A new opportunity🙏🏿. Another chance💪🏿. A new beginning 🦶🏿.”

Karagandy becomes his seventh club he has featured for in Europe after Covilha, Leixoes, Feirense, Rio Ave, CMS Lasi and Bate Borisov.

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Shakhter is one of the giant clubs in Kazakhstan and have won the Kazakhstan Premier League twice in 2011 and 2012, the Kazakhstan Cup and Kazakhstan Super Cup in 2013.

Kizito Luwagga has not been called up for Uganda Cranes’ last Afcon qualifier against Tanzania Taifa Stars scheduled for 24th March 2019 due to lack of playing time.

Luwagga becomes the fourth Ugandan to play in Kazakhstan after Ex Uganda Cranes skipper Andy Mwesigwa, Savio Nsereko and Crested Cranes forward Fazila Ikwaput.