Alberto Carlos has been appointed head coach of the Uganda senior women’s national team. The Uganda Basketball Federation announced it via its official Facebook page on Monday, January 16. The Spaniard will lead the Ugandan Gazelles in the Zone 5 qualifiers scheduled in Lugogo from February 14-19. Alberto Carlos will have to succeed in qualifying for the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket Kigali 2023 selection.
” I appreciate the opportunity to be here in Uganda and help Uganda in the upcoming qualifiers. It’s my first time in Africa, but I’m sure we will compete and surprise everyone with the girls “said the Spanish coach.
Alberto Carlos will be assisted by Nick Natuhereza, Mavita Ali, Roger Sserunyingo and Henry Malinga. Labor will begin soon. Indeed, the president of FUBA has already summoned 28 players for a training camp.