Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry has named a provisional team to begin preparations for next year’s CHAN tournament in Cameroon.
The team comprises of Uganda U20 trio of Bobosi Byaruhanga, Ivan Bogere and Aziz Kayondo.
Police FC captain Tonny Mawejje, Express FC defender and Vipers forward Muhammed Shaban have also been named in the team of 28 players.
Police FC’s defenders Muhamood Hassan and Eric Ssenjobe together with BUL FC winger Joseph Ssemujju are the new faces in the squad.
KCCA FC players have been excluded due to the CAF Confederation Cup contest against AS Kigali.
The team will officially start training on Monday 21st, December at a venue yet to be revealed.
The Provisional team:
Goalkeepers: Tom Ikara (Police), Joel Mutakubwa (Kyetume), Nafian Alionzi (URA)
Defenders: Murushid Juuko (Express), Halid Lwaliwa (Vipers), Musitafa Mujjuzi (Kyetume),Patrick Mbowa (URA), Paul Willa (Vipers), Ashraf Mandela (URA), Eric Ssenjobe (Police), Aziz Kayondo (Vipers), Derrick Ndahiro (SC Villa), Muhamood Hassan (Police)
Midfielders: Tonny Mawejje (Police), Shafiq Kagimu (URA), Saidi Kyeyune (URA), Hassan Ssenyonjo (Wakiso Giants), Bobosi Byaruhanga (Vipers), Karim Watambala (Vipers),
Forwards: Mohamed Shaban (Vipers), Milton Karisa (Vipers), Stephen Mukwala (URA),Ivan Bogere (Proline), Ben Ocen (Police), Ibrahim Orit (Vipers), Vianne Ssekajjugo (Wakiso Giants), Joackim Ojera (URA), Joseph Ssemujju (BUL)