Vipers SC have confirming signing Mauritanian Striker Mohamed Salem Ekbad.
The 25-year old forward joins Vipers on a two-year deal from FC Nouadhibou where he scored 11 goals last season.
Ekbad is Vipers’ seventh addition in this window after the club recently unveiled Giancarlo Rodriguez, Luiz Otavio Tinga, Richard Matovu, David Bagoole, Grant Matsiko and Paul Patrick Mbowa.
He is expected to boost an attacking line that already has Yunus Sentamu, Abubaker Lawal, Cromwell Rwothomio among others.
The Venoms also unveiled Brazilian coach Leo Neiva who replaced Alex Isabirye.
The Club is assembling a strong roster to defend the league title and also return to the CAF Champions League groups.
They have been drawn against Jwaneng Galaxy of Botswana in the First Round of CAF Champions League qualifiers.