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Former Zamalek boss Micho named as Uganda coach for second stint

Micho took charge of the Uganda national team in 2013, helping the Cranes qualify for the African Cup of Nations for the first time in 38 years in the 2017 edition

Ahram Online , Tuesday 27 Jul 2021
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Zamalek former coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic
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Serbian coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic has been appointed as Uganda's new coach for a second stint, the Ugandan Football Association announced on Tuesday.

Micho previously took charge of Uganda in 2013, helping the Cranes qualify for the African Cup of Nations for the first time in 38 years in the 2017 edition

He was named as Zambia's coach in February 2020 on a two-year contract but he left by mutual consent in July 2021.

The 51-year-old has extensive experience in African football, guiding several clubs including South Africa's Orlando Pirates, Tanzania's Young Africans FC, Sudan's Al-Hilal and Egyptian giants Zamalek.

"After exactly 4 years of African Football studies on universities of life and football at Orlando Pirates, Zamalek, and Zambia going back to my African football home," Micho tweeted on Tuesday.

Micho's contract with Uganda runs until the summer of 2024.

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