Uganda names final squad for COSAFA tournament

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SINAN RAJUB SENOGA 

The Uganda final squad of the Uganda Cranes to feature in the COSAFA tournament has been named on Tuesday afternoon.

The team that is under the tutelage of Abdallah Mubiru assisted by Charles Livingstone Mbabazi consists of two shot stoppers, seven defenders, seven midfielders and four strikers.

Six of the 20 players came from the AFCON bound squad that is Juma Balinya, Mustafa Mujuzi, James Alitho, Charles Lukwago, Allan Okello and Dan Serunkuma.

The team will fly out of the country on Thursday 23rd May.

The COSAFA tournament will kick off on Saturday 25th May with the group stage games but Uganda will start on the quarterfinal level against Lesotho on Saturday 1st June.

The Final Squad:
Goalkeepers:
Charles Lukwago (KCCA FC), James Alitho (URA FC),

Defenders:
Willa Paul (Police), Kizza Mustafa (KCCA), Revita John (Express FC), Isinde Isaac (Kirinya Jinja), Mbowa Paul Bekker (URA FC), Hassan Musana (KCCA FC), Mujuzi Mustafa (Proline FC)

Midfielders:
Kasozi Nicolas (KCCA FC), Kagimu Shafik (URA FC), Mutyaba Muzamir (KCCA FC), Okello Allan (KCCA FC), Kayiwa Allan (Tooro Utd), Balinya Juma (Police FC), Mucurezi Paul (Mbarara City),

Strikers:
Senkatuka Nelson (Brights Stars), Bright Anukani (Proline FC), Bashir Mutanda (SC Villa), Serunkuma Dan (Vipers SC)