Vipers’ duo of Coach Roberto Oliviera aka Robertinho and striker Ceaser Mazonki scooped the Pilsner Coach and Player of the Month of December respectively.
Robertinho lead the Venoms to 13 out a possible 15 points in that period while Mazonki scored five and assisted three in December.
“It is humbling to win such an award. I thank the club president (Dr. Lawrence Mulindwa), my technical staff, players and club fans. This has been collective teamwork” Roberto revealed.
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Congratulations to Coach Oliviera Roberto of Vipers SC for winning the Pilsner Coach of the month of December, 2021(PCOTM) Very Well Done. ⚽ pic.twitter.com/fmVlAkOcvS
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Mazonki who leads the goal scoring charts with 8 goals this season described the award as a motivation.
“This award comes as a motivational factor to me. I came here a year ago and it took me time to acclimatize to the demands of the league. I am happy that I am now used to the league physical demands. I thank my coaches and teammates plus the Vipers’ fans” Mazonki stated.
Both Roberto and Mazonki were given plaques with Shs. 1,000,000 (cash) courtesy of the sponsors, Uganda Breweries Limited under the pilsner brand.