Andrew "Andyskillz Ug" Tamale juggles at dawn Credit: Andyskills Ug
Andrew “Andyskillz Ug” Tamale juggles at dawn Credit: Andyskills Ug

Africa Freestyle Football Competition:

14th – 23rd June 2019

Sal, Cape Verde

Arguably Uganda’s best freestyle ball juggler Andrew Luke Talindeka has landed a special invite to represent the country at the 2019 Africa Freestyle football competition on Sal island Cape Verde.

Andy Skillz, as he is fondly known, was selected among the finest 32 jugglers in Africa set to compete at the inaugural competition slated for the 20th to 23rd June 2019.

He was invited by the president of the World Freestyle Football Association (WFFA), Steve Elias on behalf of the African body.

It is a special feeling to get noticed and recognized for my freestyle ball juggling expertise. I am honoured and ready to represent Uganda at the Africa free style football competition. For these remaining months, I will remain training for a better display at the finals.

Andrew Luke ‘Andy Skillz’ Talindeka
Andy Skillz on duty (PHOTO: DAVID ISABIRYE)

Andy Skillz will use the time between now and then to polish up his unique skills ahead of the competition expected to be competitive.

Of late, Andy Skillz is a household name and many corporate companies hire him for entertaining their customers.

Besides freestyle football, the over 1000 athletes will also compete in athletics, basketball (3X3), beach handball, beach soccer, beach tennis, beach volleyball, coastal rowing, Karate kate, Kiteboarding an open water swimming.

Andy Skillz Profile:

  • Full Name: Andrew Luke Stewarts Tamale Talindeka
  • Parents: Prosperous Ssentongo and Josephine Nakakawa
  • Date of Birth: 6th May 2000
  • Club Football: Victors, Kyambogo University
  • Favourite Trick: Double Around the World

Social Media Presence:

  • Twitter: AndyskillzUg
  • Facebook: Andyskillz UG
  • Instagram: @iamandyskillzug

Also Read: Meet Uganda’s phenomenal freestyle ball juggler

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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