The country’s football governing body, South Sudan Football Association (SSFA) has appointed former Atlabara Football Club coach Leo Adraa as an acting national football team coach after former deputy coach Bilal Felix declined to take up the position.

Leo who previously served as Uganda Cranes psychological and Uganda national U-23 Coach will lead Bright Stars into Saturday’s African Cup of Nations qualifying match against Mali at Juba Stadium.

Leo is one of the most experienced Coaches in Ugandan football and has handled clubs like Express FC, Scoul FC and Gulu Utd among others.

via talkofjuba