2021 AFCON Qualifiers
First leg: 12th November (St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende)
Uganda Cranes Vs South Sudan
Return leg: 16th November (Nairobi, Kenya)
South Sudan Vs Uganda Cranes
Uganda Cranes Head coach Jonathan McKinstry has released a 22-man home based squad that will start preparations for the South Sudan double-header.
Five or six players will be selected from this squad to join the main squad of 20 foreign based which was named last week.
The squad comprises of midfielder Tonny Mawejje, defender Murushid Juuko and right back Denis Iguma who have joined UPL in this window.
McKinstry has confirmed that the team will undergo rigorous assessment between 2nd and 8th November 2020 before the final selection is made.
The local based Squad
Goalkeepers: Alionzi Nafian (URA FC), Lukwago Charles (KCCA FC), Mutakubwa Joel (Kyetume FC)
Defenders: Ndahiro Derrick (Sc Villa), Galiwango Disan (Vipers SC), Willa Paul (Vipers SC), Mandela Ashraf (URA), Iguma Denis (KCCA FC), Kato Samuel ( (KCCA FC), Juuko Murushid (Express FC), Lwaliwa Halid (Vipers SC), Mbowa Patrick ( URA FC)
Midfielders: Mawejje Tony (Police FC), Kyeyune Saidi (URA FC), Kagimu Shafiq (URA FC), Watambala Kairm (Vipers SC), Owori David ( Sc Villa), Anukani Bright (KCCA FC)
Forwards: Oriti Ibrahim (Vipers Sc), Karisa Milton (Vipers SC), Mukwala Stephen (URA FC), Ahebwa Brian (KCCA FC).