Cape Town - Ugandan striker,
Frank Kalanda, impressed Free State Stars and could be set for a deal with
the Kinnah Phiri’s coached side.
Ea Lla Koto is in
search of a striker to replace Camaldine Abraw, who will play for Kaizer Chiefs
in the 2015/16 season pending the outcome of a PSL Dispute and Resolution
A source at the Free
State based team told Sport24 that the Uganda striker has been
impressive since arriving for trials almost a fortnight ago.
“Our technical team
has been impressed with the striker and I think he is the one that will fill
the boots of Abraw,” the source said.
“He has been the
talk our pre-season and I’m sure the club will hand him a contract.”
striker is on the books of Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) and is highly rated
in his country having scored for his team against Orlando Pirates in the
Confederations’ cup match earlier this year.
The striker was
once likened to Didier Drogba by former Orlando Pirates and now coach of
Uganda, Milutin ‘Micho’ Sedrojevic, because of his aggression and eye for goal.