4 Bernerd Muwanga

Current Teams: BRIGHT STARS
Nationality: Uganda
Squad Number: 4
Born (age): AUGUST 25, 1993
Position: Defender


Captain Muwanga has put up impressive performances for the seasons he has been with Bright Stars since joining as a kid in 1997 whnet he club was founded. He grew up supporting the team and also carrying players’ kits but he is now called ‘Mr. Captain’ for his exemplary work to the club.

He is a teacher by profession having graduated from Kyambogo University. He is versatile as he can play any number on the pitch but he has created that unbreakable central defence partnership with Akkram Kakembo since 2012. He was named captain of Bright Stars FC taking over from Taddeo Miiro. He tenure as cpatian has seen him win three League titles- Kawempe First Division (2010/2011), Kampala Regional League (201/2012) and FUFA Big League (2012/2013).

Commanding in the air and adept on the ground, Muwanga enjoyed a consistent campaign at the back, establishing himself as one of the key figures in the dressing room and on the pitch.

Muwanga’s 2014/2015 season will be remembered for his outstanding command in the back which outlined his technical prowess and ability to influence the rest of the team members in each and every game. He was called to train with the National team during Bright Stars FC debut season in the top flight.