The Federation of Uganda Football Associations has cancelled the Uganda Cranes trip to United Arab Emirates.
FUFA confirmed the development in a statement released on Tuesday afternoon
“FUFA has called off the Uganda Cranes trip to United Arab Emirates due to challenges with flight travel.”
Logistically, the time available for arrangement of an alternative flight is not enough for the contingent to fly into UAE.”
The National team-Uganda Cranes was due to fly out on Wednesday 29th December 2021 for two intentional matches against AFCON bound sides Gabon and Mauritania on 30th December 2021 and 2nd January 2022 respectively.
Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin Sredojevic had summoned a 21 man squad for the trip to Abu Dhabi that was due to travel on Wednesday and return on 2nd January.