Ten days to AFCON 2019 in Egypt, The Uganda crane is among the 24 teams to participate in the tournament. Today is the very last day for handing in the 23 players lines up for the AFCON tournament; Desbre the Uganda cranes coach has submitted his 23-player line.
Defenders: Nico Wakiro Wadada (Azam), Ronald Mukiibi (Ostersunds), Murushid Jjuuko (Simba), Bevis Mugabi (Yeovil Town), Isaac Muleme (FK Viktoria Zizkov), Hassan Wasswa Mawanda (Unattached), Joseph Ochaya (TP Mazembe), Timothy Denis Awanyi (KCCA FC), Godfrey Walusimbi (Un-attached)
Midfielders: Mike Azira (Montreal Impact), Allan Kateregga (Maritzburg), William Kizito Luwagga (Shakhter Karagandy, Kazakhstan), Khalid Aucho (Church Hill Brothers), Faruku Miya (HNK Gorica), Abdul Lumala (Syrianska), Tadeo Lwanga (Vipers SC)
Strikers: Patrick Henry Kaddu (KCCA FC), Derrick Nsibambi (Smouha), Allan Kyambadde (KCCA FC), Emmanuel Okwi (Simba)
The team is still training in the UAE city of Abu Dhabi and they will play a friendly match with the ivory cost.
Desabre the coach said the according to the period the players have spent in UAE in the training camp, they have learnt a lot and he appealed to the fans to stand together with the team.
The nations that are in the same group with Uganda cranes have produced their line-ups and Zimbabwe is already in Egypt.