Majid Musisi

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Majid Musisi
Personal information
Full name Majid Musisi Mukiibi
Date of birth (1967-09-15)September 15, 1967
Place of birth Kampala, Uganda
Date of death December 13, 2005(2005-12-13) (aged 38)
Place of death Uganda
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1983 Mulago
1983–1984 Pepsi
1985–1992 SC Villa (138)
1992–1994 Stade Rennes 51 (12)
1994–1997 Bursaspor 77 (31)
1997–1999 Çanakkale Dardanelspor 79 (29)
1999–2001 SC Villa
2002–2004 SHB Đà Nẵng
2004-2005 Ggaba United
National team
1985-2002 Uganda
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 September 2007.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 September 2007

Majid Musisi Mukiibi (September 15, 1967 – December 13, 2005) was a Ugandan footballer.

Career[edit]

After spending two seasons with the Rennes in France where he played a total of 64 matches scoring 18 goals (League 2 and Coupe de France), he was sold to the Turkish top-flight club Bursaspor and later to Çanakkale Dardanelspor[1] for 1.8 billion Ugandan shillings transfer fee ($1 million), making a record in the transfer market for the most expensive Uganda import. In the 1996 season, he was voted Best Foreign Player of the Year in the Turkish league. After playing in Turkey he had a spell playing for Đà Nẵng in Vietnam. He founded the now famous Bursaspor crocodile walk goal celebration in 1995.[2]

He also played for the Ugandan national team.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MAJIA MUKIIBI MUSISI". TFF. Retrieved 2008-10-25. 
  2. ^ http://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid=1521538.html
  3. ^ Majid Musisi at National-Football-Teams.com

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