By John Agok
The scintillating young talented lad stolen the hearts of many audience during the tournaments of South Sudan Cup 2021, this prompted and humble South Sudan Football Association by awarding the back to back player ( attacking mid-fielder)Mr. Solo Magician aka John Julluk Manyang as the best playerof South Sudan Cup 2021.
The 18 year old lad started football career at Juventus academy in Uganda from 2013 where he played there for under 9, 10 and 12 respectively. In 2019 he came to Rumbek where he was signed for one year by Lakes United FC and in 2020 the attacking mid-fielder was again signed by Holy family FC which brought to semi-final tournament of this South Sudan Cup 2021.
Solo play jersey no. 6 and 9, 10 sometimes, he plays box to box and supporting mid-field altogether.
He is very discipline and humble character boy that amused many spectators when he was in the pitch.
Speaking to Juba Monitor on phone from Rumbek, Mr. Santo Mawut Kuc the manager for Holy Family FC applauded the young talented and branded him as the football wizard of the tournament.
He commended him for winning regionally especially in Awiel of Northern Bhar El Ghazel tournament last year.
“Solo Magician aka Juluk Manyang is football genius and he is also very disciplined player and with powerful persona”, he said.
Kuc revealed the secret of his success as unique character.
“He is pretty humble to extent that, you cannot have bad feelings toward him in the pitch. He can get foul intentionally from his opponent but he cannot respond back and this make him unique in character”, he added.
Meanwhile,Atlabara goal Keeper Khamis Daniel Dak was awarded with golden glove as the best goalkeeper of the tournament. Following the best top scorer of the tournament with 8 goals scooped golden boot Mr. Obligi John Simon.