The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has named Serbian tactician Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic as the new Uganda Cranes Head Coach.
Micho has signed a three-year contract deal as he returns to the national team ahead of the 2020 World Cup Qualifiers. due in September this year.
The announcement was made official by FUFA through their official Twitter account.
” FUFA names @michocoach the new Head coach of @UgandaCranes on a three-year renewable contract effective 1st August 2021,” FUFA tweeted on Tuesday evening.
Micho, who until recently was coach of Zambia, returns to the job, once more after he resigned in 2017, only to be replaced by the then Cranes Coach, Sebastian Desabre.
The latter would then leave after the 2019 AFCON and Mckinstry then took over until March this year, when he was sacked after just 18 months in charge.
According to FUFA, the new Head coach, Micho, has a contractual mandate to name his backroom staff and will address the media on Tuesday 3rd August 2021 as he begins his official duties with the Cranes team.