Mbarara City Football Club have confirmed that South Sudan’s international Makueth Wol Akeen has extended his stay at the club by another one year.
The towering center forward has been serving at the Western Uganda based entity since 2015 when the club was still in the FUFA Big League, second division.
Virtually, Makueth has grown with the club from scratch, through every leap and bound.
The former Citizen High School striker is another an international player with the South Sudan National team, hitherto tagged as “Bright Stars”.
Makueth is graduate from the South Sudan’s U-20 national team where he scored six goals; two coming in the AFCON U-20 qualifiers and the four in the 2019 CECAFA U-20 tournament hosted by Uganda in Gulu (Pece War Memorial Stadium) and FUFA Technical Center, Njeru.
He has so far played six international matches for Bright Stars (426 minutes) and he is yet to find the back of the net.
He is among the center forwards at Ankole Lions alongside Henry Kitegenyi.
Among the new players at Mbarara City include Thomas Kakaire, a former Uganda U-17 national team player.
Full Names: Makueth Wol Akeen
Date of Birth: 10th December 2000
Height: 6ft 2in
Playing position: Striker
Education: Citizen High School (O & A Level)
Career: Mbarara City Football Club (2017-2021) – 15 Goals
South Sudan’s U-20: 6 Goals, 10 Matches
South Sudan senior national team: 4 Matches