SINAN RAJUB SENOGA
Uganda Cranes vs Cape Verde Islands
Date: Saturday, 17th November 2018
Venue: Mandela National Stadium, Namboole
Kick off: 4:00pm
Cranes head coach Sebastien Desabre has named a 25-man final squad to enter residential camp on Monday 12th November at Kabira Country Club in Bukoto ahead of the crucial game against Cape Verde on Saturday.
The squad will hold it’s first training session at Namboole on Monday evening at 4pm.
The final 25 consists of 16 foreign based players while 9 are locally based.
Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns), Jamal Salim (Al Hilal), Charles Lukwago (KCCA FC) and Nicholas Sebwato (Onduparaka FC)
Defenders: Isaac Isinde (Kirinya Jinja SS), Murushid Juuko (Simba SC), Timothy Awanyi (KCCA FC), Denis Iguma (Kazma FC), Nicholas Wadada (Azam FC), Godfrey Walusimbi (Kaizer Chiefs) FC, Isaac Muleme (Haras El Hodood), Joseph Ochaya (TP Mazembe), Hassan Wasswa (El Geish)
Midfielders: Khalid Aucho (Church Hill Brothers, India), Ibrahim Sadam Juma (KCCA FC), Tadeo Lwanga (Vipers SC), Allan Kateregga (Cape Town City), Faruku Miya (HNK Gorica), Moses Waiswa (Vipers SC)
Forwards: Milton Karisa (MC Oujda), Allan Kyambadde (KCCA FC), Emma Okwi (Simba SC), Edrisa Lubega (SV Ried), Derrick Nsibambi (Smouha) and Patrick Kaddu (KCCA FC)
The Cranes played a buildup game with the Under 23 team (The Kobs) and won 2-0 courtesy of goals from Emma Okwi and Viane Sekajugo.
Uganda comes in the 4th match of AFCON 2019 Qualifers topping Group L with only one point away from a second qualification.
(Main story images by FUFA media)