Jamal Salim

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Jamal Salim
Personal information
Date of birth (1995-05-27) 27 May 1995 (age 22)
Place of birth Uganda
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2012 Express
2012–2014 KCCA
2014– Al Merreikh
National team
2012– Uganda 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 February 2014

Jamal Salim (born 27 May 1995) is a Ugandan footballer, who plays for Al-Merreikh in Sudan.[1]


Salim has played club football in Uganda for Express FC and the Kampala Capital City Authority FC.[2]

He is popularly known as Jamal Salim, but his family name is Magoola.[citation needed] He has also been referred to as Jamal Magoola.[citation needed]

He was signed by Express FC after the Inter regions tournament in 2011, which was won by his team Central. In 2012, he was attending Kampala University as a first year student undertaking a degree in human resource management and was one of the nominees for Bell Super League goalkeeper of the year.[3] He made his international debut for Uganda on 10 July 2012 against South Sudan.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Magoola's El Merreikh close gap in Sudan League". FUFA. 2013-07-31. Retrieved 2014-02-17. 
  2. ^ Jamal Salim at National-Football-Teams.com
  3. ^ "What You Should Know About Jamal Magoola – Express FC Goal Keeper". Uganda Picks. Retrieved 17 February 2014.