Mbarara City FC appoint former Seychelles National Team Manager Stefan Hanson as their new Technical Director.

By Abou Champion.

Mbarara City FC appointed Stefan Hanson as their new Technical Director on Tuesday.

The Swede has signed a one year deal and will replace Salim Branden who will keep taking charge of the Mbarara City FC development side.

The 60 year old brings a lot of experience having worked with a number of teams across the globe including Sweden’s Älvsborg FF, Denmark’s Køge BK and the Seychelles national football team.

He holds a UEFA Pro Licence and has worked with many different national team managers and coaches including Stuart Baxter and Greg Reoch from England.

Stefan as a coach has won Eight League Titles and One Cup with different clubs in countries such as Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Seychelles, Vietnam and Myanmar.

Hanson will work with coach Livingstone Mbabazi to ensure the team meets its intended targets at the end of the coming Uganda Premier League campaign.  

City started preseason training on 1st July and have already registered a preseason friendly win against Ibanda select by 2-0.

The Ankole Lions will next travel to Kizinda-Ishaka-Bushenyi for their second preseason tour match on Thursday 19th July 2018.

Mbarara City finished last season eleventh in the Azam Uganda Premier League with 32 points having registered six wins, fourteen draws and ten losses.

The Ankole Lions managed seventeen goals but conceded a total of twenty five goals.

Stefan Hanson Full Profile.

Playing Profile.

1970–1977 Svalövs BK                          

1977–1979 Landskrona BoIS                              

1980 South Melbourne FC                     

1980–1981 Tampa Bay Rowdies                       

1981–1988 San Jose Earthquakes                   

1989–1993 IFK Trelleborg                   

1994–1995 Ystads IF                             

1995–1996 IFK Malmö

Coaching Profile.

1982–1985 San Francisco Scots

1986–1988 Greek-American A.C.

1990–1993 IFK Trelleborg

1994–1995 Ystads IF

1995–1996 IFK Malmö

1997–2000 Härslövs IK

2001–2003 Fram FC

2003–2005 Køge BK

2005–2007 Skovlunde IF

2008 Sarpsborg 08 FF (Assistant)

2010 Đồng Tâm Long An F.C.

2010–2011 Seychelles

2011 Zeyashwemye F.C.

2012–2014 Myanmar U23

2014 Mitra Kukar

2015 Zeyashwemye F.C.

2016 Persela

2017 Persema Malang

2018  Älvsborg FF

2018 Mbarara City FC CTechinical Director)


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