2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Sebastien Desabre summons 33 for Cranes duty

Uganda Cranes lead tactician Sebastien Desabre has summoned 33 players for international duty in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Uganda will host their Group L rivals of Lesotho at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole on Saturday 13th October 2018 before traveling south of the continent for the reverse fixture scheduled for Tuesday 16th October.

Out of the 33-man squad, 16 are foreign-based players while the rest are locally based with some few faces from the Under-20 national team side.

According to the program, the team will be expected to kick off preparations for the doubleheader against Lesotho in the road to Cameroon 2019 on Friday 5th October.

Meanwhile, the charges for the clash at Namboole remain unchanged with an ordinary ticket going for 15,000/=, a VIP ticket at 40,000/= while the VVIP ticket is at 150,000/=.

Players summoned

Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns), Jamal Salim (El Meriekh), Charles Lukwago (KCCA FC) and Nicholas Sebwato (Onduparaka FC).

Rest of the Squad: Isaac Isinde (Kirinya Jinja SS), Murushid Juuko (Simba SC), Timothy Awanyi (KCCA FC), Denis Iguma (Kazma FC), Nicholas Wadada (Azam FC), Bashir Asiku (Vipers SC), Musitafah Kizza (KCCA FC), Musitafa Mujuzi (Proline FC), Bernard Muwanga (KCCA FC), Godfrey Walusimbi (Kaizer Chiefs) FC, Isaac Muleme (Haras El Hodood), Joseph Ochaya (Lusaka Dynamo), Hassan Wasswa (El Geish), Khalid Aucho(Church Hill Brothers, India), Ibrahim Saddam Juma (KCCA FC), Tadeo Lwanga (Vipers SC), Allan Kateregga (Cape Town City), Faruku Miya (Gorica ), Ambrose Kirya (Sc Villa), Allan Okello (KCA FC), Julius Poloto (KCCA FC), Moses Waisswa (Vipers Sc), Milton Karisa( MC Oujda), Allan Kyambadde (KCCA FC), Emma Okwi (Simba SC), Edrisa Lubega (SV Ried), Derrick Nsibambi (Smouha), Patrick Kaddu (KCCA FC),  Nelson Senkatuka (Bright Stars FC)

Total Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers

Group L

Uganda v Lesotho—13th October 2018 at Namboole, 4pm

Lesotho v Uganda—16th October 2018 in Maseru

By Robert K James 

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