Teenager Dembe John Paul has been promoted from the KCCA FC Soccer Academy to the KCCA FC senior side.
The forward was part of the KCCA FC U20 side that won the Cambiasso and Rainbow International Tournament in July 2022 and scored the winning goal in the semifinal against France’s Montpellier Hérault SC U20 side.
The 17 year old player has just attained his Uganda Certificate of Education from Buddo Secondary School.
The big center forward is part of the Uganda Hippos U20 side at the AFCON U20 tournament in Egypt.
Dembe scored the winning goal in Uganda Hippos’ opening match at AFCON U20 against Central African Republic that ended 2-1.
Dembe spoke to this website and said;
I am happy to be promoted to the KCCA FC senior team. It has been my dream to play for this club and I am so delighted to be part of the set up now. I want to continue my growth and development and I know this will not come easy but I am ready and prepared for the challenge. I have trained with the KCCA FC senior team before and the players were good to me. I can not wait to get started.Dembe John Paul – KCCA FC player.
Name: Dembe John Paul
Former Clubs: KCCA FC U20
Honors and Achievements: Cambiasso and Rainbow International Tournament 2022 (Winner), AFCON U20 – Uganda Hippos (2023)