Agent Geoffrey Kayemba Ssolo has confirmed that his client and Police FC striker Derrick Kakooza is the hottest cake in the transfer market.
Ssolo, who works under Somewhere in Africa Sports Agency, says that a number of clubs across the globe have contacted him seeking Kakooza’s services.
The teenage striker was the top scorer in the recently concluded 2021 Under-20 AFCON Championship in Mauritania where Uganda Hippos finished won a silver medal.
“We have received many offers from all the clubs that you have ever dreamt of. We are not looking on money, we want to go for a best choice that will give offer him the best (playing time and development),” Kayemba said recently.
“In short time, we will reveal to you his new club and the whole of Uganda and Africa will be proud.”
It is said that a club in North America contacted Police FC for the signature of the striker.
Other reports stated that a big club in Italian Serie A had also shown interest in the striker.
Kakooza who started at the Naguru Police Academy before joining the Police FC junior team, was named the best footballer of March at the ForteBet Real Stars awards.
He was promoted to the Police FC Senior team in 2017 while still at the St. Mary’s Kitende High School.
He bagged his first senior goal for Police as they beat Busoga United in a league match and has since never looked back.