Murushid Juuko in Vepers dressing room | Credit: Vipers Media

Towering defender Murushid Jjuko has completed his return to Vipers SC after nine years.

Jjuko who recently left Express FC joins the Venoms on a two-year deal.

“Talented and experienced central-defender Murushid Juuko has returned to Vipers SC, signing a two-year employment contract, keeping him up to the club till at least 2024,” reads a statement on Vipers website.

Jjuko is a graduate of the St. Mary’s SS Kitende and was part of the Vipers team that won their first league titles in the 2009-10 season. He left the club in 2013 to join Sports Club Victoria University.

Murushid Juuko putting pen to paper | Credit: Vipers Media

“I have a fantastic history with this amazing club. I started my career here when l was young and of course, I’m so happy to be back home after 9 years. So I’m really glad and looking forward to giving my best for this club once again,” he said in his first interview with Vipers Media.

“I think it’s the best decision that I have made. It’s right on point in my opinion. I moved from Express FC now to Vipers SC, it’s a new chapter, I’m so happy and glad, and I want to carry on again, to make history, to try to help the Venoms achieve great results, to make a mark again.”

Juuko becomes Vipers eighth signing in the ongoing transfer window, joining Alfred Mudekereza, Olivier Osomba, Abubakar Lawal, Isa Mubiru, Marvin Joseph Youngman, Ashraf Mandela, and Abdu Lumala.

Joel Muyita is a senior staff writer at Kawowo Sports.

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