Bright Joseph Vuni has joined Arua Hill SC from UPDF. The 23-year-old becomes the second player to join us from UPDF this transfer season after penning four-year deal.
Despite displaying his potential at his own schedule other than the expected juncture, Vuni has shown his capability as reliable defender. He is known for good positional sense, and also a strong tackler.
“Happy to sign for home side because it’s a dream come true,” Vuni told Arua Hill media shortly after inking the deal
“Ever since leaving my place of birth, I’ve played away and haven’t had the chance to express myself and share what I have with my own people. This move will actualize my dream.
“I hope to do great for the club and I know some years from now, I would have achieved much for Arua Hill and myself too.”
Vuni spent the 2019/20 season playing regional league for Young Simba in Buganda, where he grew and improved as a player, and made his top flight debut with UPDF FC in 2020/21 after earning promotion from the junior side and signing for the Army side at the start of the season.
In a single season with the Bombo side, Vuni scored three goals in 26 appearances in all competitions. Although not as tall as most great headers of the ball, he nonetheless excels in the air, both offensively and defensively.
Vuni also possess good pace, power, agility and quick feet, as well as significant mental strength. Due to his versatility and range of skills, as well as his ability to carry the ball out of defense and get forward, and releasing long range passes, he is also capable of playing as a right back on occasion.
He has also featured in Masaza Cup for Mawogola in 2018/19 and Gomba in 2020. Everyone at Arua Hill welcomes Vuni to the club.