Khalid Aucho

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Khalid Aucho
Personal information
Date of birth (1993-08-08) 8 August 1993 (age 22)
Place of birth Jinja, Uganda
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Gor Mahia
Number 10
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 Jinja Municipal
2010–2012 Water
2012–2013 Simba 1 (1)
2013–2014 Tusker
2015– Gor Mahia
National team
2013– Uganda 17 (2)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 February 2014.

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 September 2015

Khalid Aucho (born 8 August 1993 in Jinja) is a Ugandan footballer who plays for Gor Mahia in the Kenyan Premier League and the Uganda national team as a midfielder.[1]

Career[edit]

In July 2016, Aucho went on trial at Scottish Premiership side Aberdeen.[2]

International career[edit]

Aucho made his debut for the Uganda national team against Rwanda in a 1–0 victory at the 2013 CECAFA Cup. He scored his first international goal in a match against Sudan to give his side a 1–0 victory in the group stage of the same competition.[3] Aucho scored a stunning overhead kick from his own penalty box in a 2-1 away win over Botswana.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Isabirye, David (2 December 2013). "Orphan Status Inspires Cranes New Revelation Khalid Aucho". Kawowo. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Khalid Aucho travels to Scotland for trial with Aberdeen". Daily Record. 4 July 2016. Retrieved 17 July 2016. 
  3. ^ Kenyi, Swalley (4 December 2013). "Aucho inspires Cranes past Sudan". New Vision. Retrieved 16 February 2014. 
  4. ^ https://twitter.com/search?q=botswana+1-2+uganda&ref_src=twsrc^google%7Ctwcamp^serp%7Ctwgr^search

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