Dennis Okot Named KCCA FC Skipper

Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) football club on Monday named Dennis Okot Oola as the club’s new captain.

KCCA FC Skipper Dennis Okot
KCCA FC Skipper Dennis Okot

During a media conference at Imperial Hotel in Kampala, the club’s Executive Director Jenifer Musisi, Mike Mutebi the club Head Coach and his deputy Sam Ssimbwa revealed Okot as the club’s Captain who will be deputized by Joseph Ochaya.

The club head coach Mike Mutebi remarked that they decided to make the former Gulu United captain to command KCCA FC basing on his leadership style, determination and loyalty to his fellow players.

“We decided to appoint Okot the new club Captain basing on how he commands fellow players, he is a disciplined player and he pays much attention on his duties than anything else” Mutebi noted.

FUFA President Moses Magogo too honoured the event.

Player Profile

Full Name: Denis Okot Oola

Nick-Name: Djemba- Djemba

Date of Birth: 1st December 1990

Place of Birth: Gulu

Parents: Levi Oola and Christine Oyella

Family: 4th born of six

Education: Holy Rosary Nursey and Primary School (Gulu), Monsignor Bala S.S, Adjumani (S.1-S.3), Bishop Nankyama (S.4), Bishop Angelo (A-level)

Football Career: Northern City F.C (1st Division), Gulu United (FUFA Big League and Super Division – 2009 – 2011), SC Villa (2011-2012), SC Victoria University (2013/14), KCCA F.C (Currently)

Career Honours: Winner of 2015 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, Gold Medal winner with Sports Club Victoria University – Nile Basin Tournament (2013), Regional Champion with Gulu United (2009), Qualifying for CHAN 2016 finals in Rwanda.

Toughest Opponent: Farouk Miya

Role Models: Dani Alves and Simeon Masaba

Best Foods: Millet Flour (Kalo) and Chicken