Farouk Miya


  • matches played 106
  • goals 20
  • assists 4
  • Last appearance (days ago) 43

In WC Qualification, CAF, Uganda is in second position and in African Nations Ch.ship of group Gr. B they are in third place. With a height of 1.7m, Farouk Miya undercuts Uganda's mean tallness by 7. So far in the 2018/2019 season, Farouk Miya competed in 26 fixtures. Having been born in 1997, on November 26, his age of 21 makes him junior to the average player of Uganda. In the recent term, he managed to find the net seven times and provided not once additional assists which accounts for 100% of Uganda's goals in World Cup Qualification 2018. He scored an average of 0.3 goals and provided 0 assists per game so far, marking a slightly improved performance when compared to last season, when he had 0.2 strikes and 0 assists per match.

Throughout his professional career, Farouk Miya participated in 51 games, the last appearance being five days ago. Throughout his time as professional football player, he was sanctioned with a card only seven times resulting in a mean value of 0.88 cards per play time. This season he was given five yellow and one yellow-red cards. While being substituted more out than in this season, we can observe that this trend came from last season. Moreover, he shows 25 out and 14 in substitutions in total.

The briefest time Farouk Miya's spent on a team counts merely four months in Sabayil (Azerbaijan). He changed five clubs throughout his career as professional. In terms of top seasons, the 1. HNL 18/19 (Croatia) was his best one yet, breaking two personal records in terms of not only goals but also appearances. Farouk Miya was contracted to a few clubs during his professional career, one of them being Sabayil, for whom he played before coming to Uganda. Weighing 165.35lb, he measures 8lb more than the average player on Uganda.

Besides Farouk Miya, there are 15 more midfielders in Uganda's lot: Ibrahim Saddam, Hassan Wasswa, Godfrey Walusimbi, Moses Waiswa, Muzamiru Mutyaba, Mike Azira, Paul Mucureezi, Shafik Batambuze, Allan Kyambadde, Moses Oloya, Ivan Ntege, Tom Masiko, Seif Batte, Taddeo Lwanga and Khalid Aucho. His record stay with a club is Standard Liege (Belgium) with two years and 0 days. As for winning percentages, he won with Uganda 67% of their home matches (33% in total) in WC Qualification, CAF and not a single recent match in African Nations Ch.ship. Uganda enjoys a 2-game winning streak during the last 5 games of the current season. Farouk Miya wears the jerses number 17 strip at Uganda. Further, he also operates for HNK Gorica.

(Last edited May 8, 2019)