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Thursday, May 13, 1993

The former U-20 national team captain is a product Kampala Kids League Team with whom he won various cups in Denmark and Norway.

The Proline Vice Captain started his senoir football career at his home town team, Arua Central FC in Arua from where he joined Proline Soccer Academy at the age of 17 years in 2010.

One of the most technically-gifted players in Uganda football, Gift is the creator in chief in the Proline squad and is now an established integral part of the first-team squad.

Last season (2015/2016) he scored 8 goals and put up 12 assists.

Gift Ali Profile:

Date of Birth: 13th/ May/1993.

Position: Midfielder

Squad number: 7.

National team caps (s): 2010 - U-17 (2 games ) , 2012 - U-20 (3 games )

Previous Clubs: Arua Central FC.

Proline Debut: Police Football Club at Namboole Stadium.

Gift operates behind the front men instigating numerous forward moves with his fine technique and passing ability both in short and long range; and at times also digs deep in to the defensive midfield role to help out when the team is looking for possession.

A higly-consistent player,Gift is a big influence on the pitch and leds by example with his classy performances.

He has scored two goals already this season (2016/2017) from dead ball situations against Bright Stars FC and URA FC.

His superb eye for a pass is one of his main weapons, and he specializes in finding pockets of space to drift into and orchestrate the play from.

Gift Ali made his Proline senior debut in 2010 against Police Football Club and scored his first goal against Victors Football Club -2010/2011 season.

Although capped at youth level for Uganda at the U-17 and U-20 , he is yet to receive a full call-up for the senior national team; the Uganda Cranes.