Hussein Mbalangu has parted ways with Mbarara City FC, it is official.
The former Arua Hill coach confirmed this on Tuesday citing lack of financial support.
A resignation letter from Mbalangu shows how Mbarara City has struggled to clear players and technical staff salaries for a period of almost three months.
The assistant coach Ssenyange Nsanziiro Samuel and Goalkeeping coach Mugasi Jamada are also rumoured to have resigned alongside Mbalangu.
“We have come to this conclusion after observing a number of challenges raging from welfare to administration,” Mbalangu said.
“The welfare of the players with the technical team inclusive has been poor, regardless of the effort we have tried to address them to you officially, that we did in our first short term report on 04/11/2021.”
“Making matters worse, we have accumulated arrears to a tune of two full months getting to the third, yet it’s the same salary that we have to use for feeding, payment of our rental apartments and our entire families.Barely surviving in this city without earning even any training allowances, sincerely we are left with no option.”
“When we took over and tried to introduce some changes to ensure better performance of the team which was not positively welcomed by some of administrative members because we were breaking their scheme .”
Mbalangu departs Mbarara City FC after four months in charge as the head coach, he joined the club in September 2021.
Mbarara City currently sits in the 12th position with 15 points garnered in the 15 games played winning just four games, drawing three and losing eight.