Coach Moses Basena named a squad of 35 players to start preparations for the Uganda Cranes Regional Tour of Northern Uganda and the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier.
The Cranes will play in Lira, Northern Uganda on 30th September and 7th October against Ghana at Mandela National stadium, Namboole.
among the new faces to join the team are Striker Edrisa Lubega, Tonny Mawejje and Geoffrey ‘Baba’ Kizito
FUFA Communications Manager Ahmed Hussein announced that the training will start on Wednesday 27th September, 2017 at 4pm at Namboole stadium under the guidance of Basena and his technical team, and Coach Basena will reduce his squad with the arrival of foreign-based players in camp.
Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango, Benjamin Ochan, Isma Watenga, Tom Ikara
Defenders: Denis Iguma, Nicholas Wadada, Godfrey Walusimbi, Isaac Muleme, Isaac Isinde, Muwanga Bernard, Hassan Wasswa, Timothy Awany, John Adriko, Fred Okot
Midfielders: Tony Mawejje, Geoffrey Kizito, Muzamiru Mutyaba, Tom Masiko, Ivan Ntege, Willian Luwagga Kizito, Milton Karisa, Joseph Ochaya, Shafiq Kagimu, Paul Mucureezi, Gadaffi Gadinho, Ibrahim Kayiwa, Tadeo Lwanga
Forwards: Emmanuel Okwi, Faruku Miya, Edrisa Lubega, Derrick Nsibambi, Nelson Senkatuka, Geoffrey Serunkuma,