After several weeks of camp preparations in Abu Dhabi, Uganda Cranes finally jetted off to Egypt for the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nationals finals.
The Cranes, who are seeded in Group A with the hosts Egypt landed in the country’s capital city of Cairo “at “7:30 PM aboard Egypt Air from Abu Dhabi” according to the local football governing body FUFA.
The lads along with the officials led by FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogo are now accommodated at “Radisson Blu Hotel”.
While in Abu Dhabi, the team played two buildup matches against Turkmenistan at the New York University Stadium and against Ivory Coast in which they registered a goalless draw and a 1-0 victory respectively.
DR Congo and Zimbabwe are the other two teams in Group A with the Uganda Cranes.
FUFA President: Eng. Moses Magogo
Executive Committee Members: Issa Magola & Rogers Byamukama
Head coach: Sebastien Desabre
Assistant coach: Salongo Mathias Lule
Goalkeeper coach: Fred Kajoba
Team Doctor: Dr. Ronald Kisolo
Physiotherapist: Dr. Ivan Ssewanyana
Team Chiropractor: Dr. Charles Sebwana
Media: Ahmed Hussein
Physical Fitness trainer: Gerome D’Antonio
Kit Managers: Lawrence Kizito and Ayub Balyejusa