Express FC has bid farewell to its senior captain, Arthur Kiggundu, marking the end of his four-season tenure with the club.
Kiggundu, who joined Express FC in January 2020, played a pivotal role in the team, contributing to significant triumphs such as the 2020-2021 Startimes Uganda Premier League and the 2021 CECAFA Kagame Interclub Cup held in Tanzania.
In his time with the Red Eagles, he featured in a total of seventy-eight games, showcasing his dedication and leadership on the field.
The club officially confirmed the departure, expressing gratitude for Kiggundu’s invaluable contributions. The statement acknowledged his pivotal role in securing major victories and wished him the very best in his future endeavors.
This announcement closely follows the departure of midfielder Emmanuel Wasswa, adding to the changes within the Express FC squad.
Emotions ran high as Kiggundu took to his social media platforms to share a heartfelt farewell message. The post affirmed his departure and conveyed sincere appreciation to everyone associated with the club.
His departure signifies the end of an era for both the player and the club, with fans reminiscing about the memorable moments he brought to the team.
In the latest turn of events, speculations have linked Kiggundu to a potential move to Kitara FC, a club newly entering the league scene. The experienced defender has previously showcased his skills at Tooro United and SC Villa, making him a sought-after talent in Ugandan football.
If the transfer materializes, it would mark a new chapter in Kiggundu’s career as he brings his wealth of experience to another club.
As the Red Eagles undergo changes in their squad, fans and the football community eagerly await further developments in Kiggundu’s future, eager to see where his journey in Ugandan football will take him next.