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Back to his roots- KCCA announce the resigning of Allan Okello

Uganda Premier League giants KCCA FC have announced the resigning of their ex midfielder Allan Okello.

The tricky winger has been signed on a season long loan from Algerian side AC Paradou.

It should be recalled that in 2020, Okello left KCCA to pursue professional football, signing a 4 year deal with the Algerian outfit.

Okello, a KCCA Junior team graduate blossomed in the 2019 season which saw him win the FUFA Men’s Player of the year Award.

Prior to that, the immensely talented youngster joined KCCA’s academy team on 2015.

He then played for the club for two seasons in the FUFA Junior League.

Okello went ahead to rise through the ranks and later made his debut for the KCCA FC senior team on 27th February 2017 at 16 years old.

Okello who is a left-footed player picked up a hattrick on his debut against Onduparaka FC in a game that acclimatized 7-0 in favor of KCCA FC.

He later featured for the Kasasiro boys in the CAF Confederation Cup and CAF Champions League in 2017 and 2018 respectively.

Okello played 112 games and scored a total of 39 goals in three years during his first spell at KCCA FC.

Okello was the club’s top scorer in the Uganda Premier League with six goals in the 10 games he had played in the first round of the 2019/2020 season and was also the reigning FUFA Men’s Footballer of the year (2019) before moving to AC Paradou in January 2020.

He becomes the eleventh player to join KCCA FC in this transfer window after Haruna Lukwago, Daniel Isiagi, Mujuzi Musitafa, Shaban Muhamad, Tshisungu Kankonde, Moses Waiswa, Ssenoga Muhamed, and teenagers Faisal Wabyoona, Saidi Mayanja, and Allan Enyou.

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