“My father inspired me”
He is a second born in the family of Mr.Kirya Moses and the Late Kiwala Joan.Jerome was born at Jinja town in Jinja District.
Kirya’s engagement in football.
He was impressed and attracted by the magical performance of his parents to join football.
His father,Mr Kirya Moses who was part of the Nile Fc squad in the late 1993 with the likes of Alex Isabirye,Abu Mukalazi,Rajab Sekalye,Nsaba Peter,Fred Makhoha under Coach Polly Ouma.
Under Coach Ouma, Moses Kirya, Ronald Mugabi and Ibrahim Kirya had a tremendous striking combination at Nile Fc.
_”Football is a family gift,my parents were sports oriented .”_The talented Jerome quoted_,”My mom played both Football and Netball_ .”He proudly added.
Kirya’s shining up as Star
Kirya’s hardwork and potential speak a lot about his success.
He joined Jinja SSS from Kitende SS in 2016.
In 2017, Kirya captained Jinja SSS to its victory for Copa Coca Cola trophy after thumping St Mary’s Kitende in the spot kicks 4-3goals in the final game of 2017 Masaka edition.Here,the talented captain scored a hat trick (3 goals).
Kirya continuously showed up a fantastic performance at FEASSA games in Gulu as he was voted Most Valued Player (MVP) of the Tournament after furnishing their rivals, St Mary’s Kitende SS in the finals.
_”Kirya is a self motivated player,who has ability to learn anything new around him_ .” Said Mr.Robert Kabanda, his coach.
Kirya’s Dream in Football;
Kirya’s mentors in Football are the following; Coach Zungu Hassan,Coach Abby Bogere kikomeko, Coach Charles Ayieko,Denis and Wasswa at Busoga United and Jinja SSS respectively.
_”My career;Coach_ _Kabanda Robert And Coach Douglas Semanda who believed in me and gave me a chance at Kitende SS to feature for the school team where I started my career .” Jerome told mulongo sports Agency.
Kirya admires to play for teams like SC VILLA,KCCA Fc and Vipers Fc.
His worst moment in life is the day he received the news of his mother’s death,it left him in a total dilemma.In additional, unlimited injuries associated with football give him hard time.
However, the young Star’s best experience as a player is winning the Copa Coca Cola trophy for Jinja SSS as a captain.The hardworking player has also played with some senior players like Khalid Aucho,Isaac Isinde,Boban Zirintusa, David Bagoole and Madoi Aggrey.What a wonderful player Kirya is!
Kirya Jerome is currently playing for Busoga United Fc.
NAME :KIRYA JEROME.
Place of birth: Jinja town.
Current team: Busoga United
League: Star Times Uganda Premier League.
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Role models:Paul Mucureezi (Vipers Sc) and Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City Fc).
-Copa Coca Cola with Jinja SSS in 2017 as captain.
-MVP at FEASSA games in Gulu 2017 edition.
-Commanding a place at Busoga United Senior team.