The defender has signed a four-year contract with the Venoms and turns into the third participant on the membership from the landlocked nation
After a protracted silence within the switch window, Ugandan Premier League champions Vipers SC have confirmed the arrival of South Sudanese Joseph Dhata.
The defender has signed a four-year contract with the Kitende facet and turns into the most recent participant for the neighbouring nation to hitch the Venoms.
The deal was accomplished after Dhata acquired his Worldwide Switch Certificates (ITC) from the South Sudan Soccer Affiliation (SSFA). He joins David Bagoole, Ibrahim Orit, Disan Galiwango and Jamil Kaliisa as the brand new gamers on the league champions.
Dhata was Buddo Secondary College’s captain final 12 months and had gained the Nationwide Publish Main Championship and East Africa Secondary Faculties soccer match the earlier 12 months.
“The brand new signing who has been coaching with us since final season possesses a number of thrilling attributes together with; good crosses, acceleration, dribbling, tackling, stamina and wonderful sport studying that make him distinctive and the fitting piece to finish Vipers puzzle,” the membership stated as they confirmed the brand new deal.
“Dhata is anticipated to present Paul Willa competitors on the right-back place whereas his arrival additionally provides coach Fred Kajoba depth and energy within the defence division as he prepares to embark on what is anticipated to be a extremely aggressive marketing campaign beginning subsequent month.”
Dhata’s arrival means Vipers now have three South Sudanese internationals as the opposite two are Ahmed Amayo and Rashid Toha.
“I’m very joyful about today because it has supplied me a brand new step ahead,” Dhata stated.
“The essential factor is to seize this opportunity and use it correctly to construct my profession and likewise assist my crew to win video games and silverware.”
“I’m at dwelling. All my pals are right here and so all the pieces is effectively. Nonetheless, I do know what is anticipated of me. The competitors for numbers at Vipers is what motivates me extra.”
Vipers head coach Kajoba praised Dhata for what he thinks the brand new star will carry to the membership.
“He’s humble, hardworking, decided and most significantly younger. We’re joyful to have him and consider many on the market will like what he provides,” Kajoba stated.
Dhata and the brand new teammates must juggle continental and home duties when the 2020/21 season shall start.