Uganda Cranes camp in Dubai has been boosted by the timely arrival of roving left back Alexis Kakuba and gangly forward Alexis Bakka, becoming the latest internationals to join the camp.
The duo arrived on Friday morning at the Dubai International Airport and were warmly received by national team officials.
Upon landing, both Kakuba and Bakka immediately headed to JA Ocean View Hotel to join the rest of the team in Camp.
Kakuba is a Ugandan professional player featuring for CD Cova Piedade in Portugal whereas forward Bbakka plays for Umea FC in Sweden.
Their arrival nows brings the number of foreign based players currently in Dubai to eleven with Estonia based forward Edrisa Lubega expected to fly in this evening.
The camp is in preparation for the AFCON Qualifiers double header tie against South Sudan slated for November ahead of the final tournament in Cameroon next year.
Current Players In the Camp
Charles Lukwago (KCCA, Uganda), Joel Mutakubwa (Kyetume, Uganda), Milton Karisa (Vipers, Uganda), David Owori (SC Villa, Uganda), Bright Anukani (KCCA, Uganda), Saidi Kyeyune (URA, Uganda), Paul Mbowa (URA, Uganda), Samuel Kato (KCCA, Uganda), Halid Lwaliwa (Vipers, Uganda), Ibrahim Orit (Vipers SC), Shafiq Kagimu (URA, Uganda), Karim Watambala (Vipers, Uganda)
Bevis Mugabi (Motherwell, Scotland), Farouk Miya (Konyaspor, Turkey), Nicholas Wadada (Azam FC), Elvis Bwomono (Southend United), Salim Jamal (Al Hilal Omdurman, Sudan), Roy Jayden Onen (Reading, England), Joseph Ochaya (TP Mazembe, DR Congo), Allan Kyambadde (El Gouna, Egypt), Allan Kateregga (Erbil SC, Iraq), Alexis Bbakka (Umea FC, Sweden), Alex Kakuba (CD Cova Piedade, Portugal).