Amuka Bright Stars FC formerly known as Bright Light fc -Lira played in the fufa Big league competitions season 2015/16 and finished in the 8th position in the Elgon group. In preparations for the 2017/18 fufa big league competitions, Amuka Bright stars fc has today 14.09.2017 unveiled a total of 22 players and still in talks with more two to add before the start of the season scheduled for 21.09.2017 in case there are no changes made by Fufa.
While addressing the media, Mike Odongo the director of the club had these to say,”we have decided to change the name from Bright Light fc to Amuka Bright stars fc simply to wash the mentality that the team belongs to the school.The team is for Lango that’s why the name Amuka came in.
Mr.Ogema Awany one of the directors of the team in his speech during the event also said ,this is the opportunity we want to buy back the love for football in Lango like those days of the Black power fc, pamba fc etc..
Amuka Bright stars fc have three sets of uniforms.
1.Green for home games
2.Black &white stripes for away games
3.Red for home games.
The club shall continue using Lira town college playground “The hunters ground” as their home ground.
The squad unveiled includes;
Ogwang David,Ogwang sadam Lager,Okem Denis,Balaza Moris,Oyari Felix,Okwir Emmanuel,Omedi Denis, Egang Walter, Okwir Bonny,Okori Luka Patience, Okwir Dickens Diara, Muhammad Ali,Odongo Walter,Kirya Christopher,Adyako Maxwel, Ocaya James Baker, Ochieng Hassan, Oloi Ivan, Ocakacon Brian,Fahad,Tumusimwe Sula,Onapa James.
Eric Omol loaned to Saviors fc the regional league side for a one year deal.