In a significant move that has captured the attention of Uganda, SC Villa has officially welcomed back defender Gavin Kizito Mugweri as their latest signing, as reported by Swift Sports.
Kizito returns to the club where he once played, after his contract with Egyptian club Al-Ittihad Alexandria was terminated earlier this year. A well-known defender in Ugandan football, he has rejoined SC Villa on a three-year deal as a free agent.
The defender left SC Villa in 2022 to pursue a career in Egyptian football but has since struggled to prove himself as a valuable asset at Al-Ittihad.
As the Uganda Premier League prepares to kick off its new season, Gavin Kizito Mugweri’s return to SC Villa promises to be a highlight, injecting fresh energy and optimism into the squad and the club’s passionate supporters. This signing reflects the club’s commitment to building a competitive team capable of competing for the Uganda Premier League title.
According to Transfermarkt, Gavin Kizito Mugweri’s current transfer value is €50,000.