Foreigners dominate Golden Boot race
interim head coach Jackson Mayanja said they (local strikers) lack commitment on the pitch and lose focus when facing the goal.
“A striker needs to have a killer instinct and must know what is required of him when on pitch, unfortunately our strikers are lazy to undergo personal training once a coach completes normal training sessions,” said the Ugandan tactician.
Last season premiership top scorer Simon Msuva has endured difficult moment at Yanga this season but seems to have rediscovered his goal scoring touch as the league approached its end.
Local strikers who were expected to give foreigners a run for their money in the race for Golden Boot award notably Azam FC striker-cum-captain John Bocco, Atupele Green of Ndanda FC and Simba’s Ibrahim Ajib could not even reach double figures prior to yesterday’s final games of the season.