Ex Tusker utility among those confirmed at VPL newcomers

Ex Tusker FC utility man Shafik Batambuze has been confirmed in Singida United's initial 25-man squad for the upcoming 2017/18 season.

The Ugandan ace joined the VPL new comers from Tusker this July, just half a season in after playing a leading role in Brewers' title winning run in 2016.

High profile names

He joins a number of high profile players roped in from across the continent. Burundian Danny Usengimana and Zimbabwean Michelle Katsvairo(on-loan from Kaizer chiefs) also make up the list.

The club is skippered by Nazir Khalfan is will be led by Dutch coach Hans Van Pluijm.