Police FC defender Henry Katongole has been summoned to the CHAN team to replace KCCA’s John Revita who is injured.
Revita sustained a knee injury during a Uganda Premier League game between KCCA and URA and has since been sidelined.
Henry Katongole who now steps up to fill the void has previously played for SC Villa, Vipers SC and Express FC.
The Uganda Cranes started preparations for the forthcoming CHAN Championship on Monday March 2nd, 2020 with 30 players present for a single training session at GEMS Cambridge facility in Butabika.
Last week, Uganda Cranes head coach Jonathan McKinstry’s named a provisional squad of 34 players.
Uganda is in Group C of the 2020 CHAN tournament alongside defending Champions Morocco, neighbors Rwanda and debutants Togo.
Uganda Cranes Provisional Squad:
Goalkeepers – Charles Lukwago, Joel Mutakubwa, Alionzi Nafian, Saidi Keni, Edwin Kiwanuka
Defenders – Mustafa Kizza, Derrick Ndahiro, Paul Willa, Herbert Achai, Paul Willa, Ashraf Mandela, Geoffrey Wasswa, Halid Lwaliwa, Mbowa Patrick, John Revita (replaced by Henry Katongole), Mustafa Mujuzi
Midfielders – Shafic Kagimu, Saidi Kyeyune, Bright Anukani, Paul Mucureezi, Karim Watambala, Hassan Ssenyonjo, David Owori, Ibrahim Orit, Julius Poloto
Forwards – Samson Kigozi, Viane Ssekajugo, Milton Karisa, Joachim Ojera, Fahad Bayo, Steven Mukwala, Cromwell Rwothomio, Brian Aheebwa, Mike Mutyaba