Tony Mawejje

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Tonny Mawejje
Personal information
Full name Tonny Mawejje
Date of birth (1986-12-15) 15 December 1986 (age 27)
Place of birth Masaka, Uganda
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfield
Club information
Current team
Valur
(loan from Haugesund)
Youth career
0000–2003 Masaka Local Council FC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2005 Kampala City Council FC
2006–2007 Police Jinja
2008–2009 Uganda Revenue Authority SC
2009–2013 ÍBV 105 (10)
2012 Golden Arrows (loan) 1 (0)
2014 Haugesund 0 (0)
2014- Valur (loan) 2 (1)
National team
2003– Uganda 51 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 July 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 June 2013

Anthony Mawejje (born 15 November 1986) is a Ugandan football midfielder. He currently plays for the Icelandic club Valur.

Club career[edit]

Born in Masaka, Mawejje began his career with Masaka Local Council FC in the Ugandan Super League, before moving to Kampala City Council FC in 2004. In 2006 he was transferred to Police FC and in 2008 to Uganda Revenue Authority SC. In the spring of 2009 Mawejje joined Icelandic Premier League club ÍBV. In 2010 ÍBV surprised Icelandic football experts by finishing 3rd in the league and securing a place in European competitions for 2011. In early 2012 he joined South African club Golden Arrows on loan.

Mawejje signed a two-year contract with the Norwegian Tippeligaen club Haugesund ahead of the 2014 season.[1] In July 2014, after only three appearances for Haugesund, Mawejje moved to Valur on loan.[2]

Playing style[edit]

He is very aggressive, athletic and agile. He can cover all positions in midfield but his favorite role is defensive midfield.

International career[edit]

He plays for the Uganda national football team.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Uganda's goal tally first.
No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 8 June 2013 National Stadium, Kampala, Uganda  Liberia 1–0 1–0 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
2. 15 June 2013 National Stadium, Kampala, Uganda  Angola 2–1 2–1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reine, Per Ivar (29 November 2013). "Mawejje signerte for to år!". FK Haugesund (in Norwegian). Retrieved 22 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Mawejje loaned to Iceland side Valur". http://www.supersport.com. Supersport. 23 July 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 

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