Uganda Struggling Vipers SC part ways with coach Leonard Neiva

Ugandan Premier League champions Vipers SC have confirmed the exit of head coach Leonard Martins Neiva with immediate effect.

A statement from the club published on their official website confirmed: “Vipers Sports Club informs it’s stakeholders and general public that it has by mutual consent ended its contractual relationship with Mr. Leonard Martins Neiva (Head Coach) effective December 23, 2023.

“The club would like to thank Neiva for his services during his stay at the Venoms family and wishes him the best in his career development.”

The decision comes in the wake of a 3-2 home loss to table leaders BUL FC on Friday. This was the first loss at St. Mary’s Stadium, Kitende in two years.

Neiva joined the Venoms on 20th June this year replacing Alex Isabirye who had guided the club to their first domestic double.


Dennis Mabuka

Dennis Mabuka is a seasoned Kenyan journalist with 18 years of experience covering sports events. He is currently a sport content creator with en.Africatopsports.com.

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