About fourteen Uganda Cranes players have flown out of the country to begin preparations for the fast-approaching 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
The contingent will camp in Abu Dhabi for three weeks before heading to Egypt for the finals.
The 14 include captain Denis Onyango, his assistant Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, Joseph Ochaya and Khalid Aucho.
Others are Timothy Awany, Godfrey Walusimbi, Patrick Kaddu, Mugabi Bevis, Muleme IsaacTaddeo Lwanga, Kyambadde Allan, Ibrahim Saddam Juma, Waisswa Moses and Murushid Juuko.
The rest of the squad will join the team in Abu Dhabi from their respective bases in Europe and Africa.
Uganda is in group A with hosts Egypt, Zimbabwe and DR Congo.
Officials that traveled
Leader of Delegation -Mr. Issa Magola
Head coach: Sebastien Desabre
Assistant coach: Mathias Lule
Goalkeeper coach: Fred Kajoba
Team Doctor: Dr. Ronald Kisolo
Physiotherapist: Dr. Ivan Ssewanyana
Media: Ahmed Hussein
Physical Fitness trainer: Jerome D’Antonio
Kit Managers: Lawrence Kizito and Ayub Balyejusa