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Phakaaathi Reporter
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9 Feb 2017
4:17 pm

Onyango extends Sundowns stay

Phakaaathi Reporter

Uganda goalkeeper Denis Onyango has signed a four-year contract extension with Absa Premiership champions Mamelodi Sundowns.

Denis Onyango jokes around with a camera during Mamelodi Sundowns' training session. (Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix)

The club confirmed the news about Onyango’s contract extension on their official website.

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Onyango played in the Cranes’ first two matches at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon but missed their last group game because of injury.

In January, Onyango was voted Africa-based Footballer of the Year by the Confederation of African Football.

He is the only goalkeeper to achieve that feat.

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