Sports Club Victoria University will today hold their inaugural player awards tonight at the Sheraton Hotel.
The club’s Media and Communication Manager, Leon Ssenyange told the media that after a great season where they won the Uganda Cup and finished fifth in the FUFA Super League, this is the time to reward players for the work well done.
Striker Patrick Lechi Edema who joined the team in January and finished the season as the team top scorer with 10 goals and also played a pivotal role in leading the team stands a very high chance of scooping the top award.
Ssenyange said the six categories of awards include; Player of the season (Most Valuable Player), Fans player of the year, Top scorer, Chairman’s award, Young Player of the Year and Journalists Choice Award.
The other players who performed well and stand high chances of scooping awards includes the Uganda Cranes players Denis Iguma, Savio Kabugo and goalkeeper Ali Kimera.
The University side won the lower level trophy in 2012 and gained promotion to top flight football. They won the Uganda Cup and finished fifth in the League after registering some good results against giant teams.