Gisagara Volleyball sign Nelson Murangwa and two foreign players
Volleyball national league champions Gisagara have completed the signing of right attacker Nelson Murangwa for a one-year deal ahead of the upcoming Volleyball National league which will start on January 13.
Nelson MURANGWA joins Gisagara Volleyball Club on a one-year contract
Gisagara VC have also competed the signing of two foreign players, right attacker Ongom Ivan Bob from Sport-S in Uganda and center player Nicolas Matui from Water Club in Kenya. Both signed two-year contracts.
According to head coach Gisagara Volleyball Fidele Nyirimana, the club has finalized signing those players and will start training session on January next year.
Gisagara Volleyball Club Coach Fidele NYIRIMANA
“We have signed two players in a bid to boost the strength of the club. They are good players and I hope they will be of great value to us in the upcoming busy competitive season,” Nyirimana told RuhagoYacu.
Gisagara have been busy during the off-season, strengthening their team with several new players, namely; Vincent Dusabimana and Eugene Tuyishimire, from University of Kibungo (UNIK); and Yves Niyonkuru and Peter Bigirimana, from Rwanda Energy Group (REG) and Nelson Murangwa from Tricolorul LMV Ploiesti in Romania.
Debutants Gisagara shocked Kirehe VC to win the national league playoff finals last season and will represent Rwanda at next year’s CAVB Club Championships along with women’s league champions Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA).
They have lost their key players like Pierre Kwizera Marshall and Flavier Ndamukunda who joined Rwanda Energy Group Volleyball Club while Patrick Kavalo Akumuntu signed for University of Tourism Technology and Business Studies (UTB).