2015 AFCON: Cranes Touch Madagascan Soil

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more about geneva; font-size: small;”>The team will leave tomorrow morning to embark on a 700Km journey by a domestic flight.

Uganda Cranes team will be received by the FUFA Executive Committee member Mr. Patrick Ogwel (Leader of Delegation) in Majunga town.

“The weather is slightly harsh but I believe the boys will acclimatize in me for the game on Sunday,” said Ogwel.

“The stadium’s capacity is very small. It can’t accommodate more than 8,000 fans,” added Ogwel.


Uganda Cranes Captain, Andy Mwesigwa, joined his teammates at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport before connecting to Madagascar aboard Kenya Airways.

Meanwhile, Cranes vice captain, Emmanuel Okwi is confident of returning back with the three points after Sunday’s first leg second round 2015 Nations cup qualifier match against Madagascar at the Rabemananjara Stadium in Mahanga city.

“We are determined to give our best efforts and return home with victory,” Emma Okwi said.

The match will be handled by Victor Gomes Miguel who got a FIFA badge in 2011 will be the centre referee.

The 33 year-old Victor Gomes Miguel who was voted 2012 PSL referee of the year will be assisted by Stevens Khumalo Mothibidi and Sandile Dili Kane as linesmen.

Victor Lungwani Tinyiko will be the fourth official of the epic game that will be played on Sunday, while Zimbabwean Gladmore Muzambi will be the match commissioner.

The Uganda squad:

Goal Keepers: Hamza Muwonge (Thika United – Kenya) and Ismail Watenga (Vipers SC – Uganda).

Defenders: Denis Iguma (SCVU), Joseph Ochaya (Asante Kotoko – Ghana), Savio Kabugo (SCVU), Henry Kalungi (Richmond Kickers – US), Andrew Mwesigwa (Ordabasy FC – Kazakhstan) and Isaac Isinde (St. George – Ethiopia).

Midfielders: Luwagga Kizito (Sporting Covilha – Portugal), Martin Mutumba (Turkey), Khalid Aucho (Tusker FC – Kenya), Geofrey ‘Baba’ Kizito (Gor Mahia – Kenya), Hassan Wasswa and Brian Majwega (KCC FC).

Strikers: Hamis Kiiza (Yanga SC – TZ), Daniel Sserunkuma (Gor Mahia FC – TZ), Francis Olaki (Soana FC) and Emmanuel Okwi (Yanga SC – TZ).

Team officials: Leader Of delegation -Ogwel Patrick Bernard, Head coach- Milutin Sredojevich, Assistants-Fred Kajoba and Kefa Kisala, Team doctor -Ronald Kisolo, Team Cordinator-Crispus Muyinda and Media manager -Fred Katende Malibu.

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