International Friendly Match
Kenya vs Uganda Cranes, Kasarani
The Uganda Cranes contingent to Kenya for the international friendly this Sunday in Nairobi flew out this Friday morning aboard Uganda Airlines Bombardier jet.
FUFA confirmed a 30-man contingent to Kenya led by FUFA Executive committee member Rasoul Ariga for the weekend international build up at the Moi International Stadium, Kasarani.
The contingent has 18 players and 12 officials. In the absence of Denis Onyango, Experienced attacker Emmanuel Okwi will captain the team and will be deputised by Timothy Awany.
The other foreign based players on the team are Khalid Aucho, Tadeo Lwanga and Kizito Luwagga while the rest of the players feature for StarTimes Uganda Premier League clubs.
The local-based players trained on Thursday morning at the Star Times Stadium, Lugogo in preparation for the game before flying out.
Uganda Cranes squad:
Players: Joel Mutakubwa, Charles Lukwago (Goalkeepers), Emmanuel Okwi (cpt), Khalid Aucho, Tadeo Lwanga, Kizito Luwagga, Timothy Awanyi,Paul Willa, Mustafa Kizza, John Revita, Allan Kayiwa, Allan Okello, Fahad Bayo, Muzamir Mutyaba, Mustapha Mujjuzi, Halid Lwaliwa, Paul Mucureezi, Bright Anukani
Leader of Delegation: Rasoul Ariga
FUFA Delegates: Joseph Mwanje & Julius Byamukama
FUFA Staff: Sadam Bulega
Advance party head: Paul Mukatabala
Interim Head coach: Abdallah Mubiru
Assistant coach: Livingstone Mbabazi
Team Cordinator : Geoffrey Massa
Doctor: Emmanuel Nakabago
Equipment officer : Frank Bumpenjje
Goalkeeping coach: Sadiq Wassa
Media: Abu Zikusoka