Former Uganda Cranes and Sports Club Villa goalkeeper, Posnet Omony has been named as the new goalkeeping coach of the Lesotho national football team, www.football-256.com can confirm.
Before his appointment, the Lesotho football Association (LEFA) had to get consent from his employers Bantu FC who feature in Lesotho’s top flight division, Omony was expected to start work on Tuesday.
At the COSAFA tournament that is scheduled between 25th May and 8th June 2019 in South Africa, Lesotho will kick-off their campaign against Uganda Cranes at the quarterfinal stage, game will be played at the Princess Magogo stadium.
Omony is a former goalkeeping tactician at Premier Soccer League (PSL) Chippa United a side he joined in 2017 from Matha Bucks Football Club, a second division side in South Africa.
His football career started in the nineties at Tooro before was spotted by Police Football Club, going on to feature for SC Villa before keeping goal for a number of clubs in South Africa.
In 2016, Omony successfully completed a month long coaching certificate organized by the South Africa Football Association (SAFA).
By that time, he was working at Matha Bucks FC before crossing over to Chippa United in 2017 till June 2018. He was capped 11 times for the national team, Uganda Cranes.
Full Posnet Omony Profile
Full Name: Posnet Omony
Documented Date of Birth: December 7, 1982
Place of Birth: Kampala, Uganda.
Height: 5ft 11in
Former teams: Tooro, Sports Club Villa, Police F.C, Bloemfontein Celtic, Black Leopards, Vasco Da Gama, Roses United F.C.