Ethiopia vs Uganda, Bahrdar
The Uganda Cranes contingent to Ethiopia for the international friendly match this Sunday in Bahrdar town flew out on Thursday morning.
The 30-man delegation was led by FUFA Executive Committee member Juma Marhan Abdul Hamid after the advance party head Paul Mukatabala had already departed on Wednesday.
The newly appointed Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry will be assisted by Charles Livingstone Mbabazi, Fred Kajoba (goalkeeping coach), McCarthy Alexander Michael (fitness coach), Emmanuel Nakabago (team Doctor) and Frank Bumpenje as the kits Manager.
McCarthy Alexander Michael is a new member in the Cranes technical set up while Abdullah Mubiru, who was the interim head coach paves way as his former assistant Mbabazi takes the assistant role to the Northern Ireland coach.
Two local based players; Allan Kayiwa and Kirizestom Ntambi from Vipers SC and Wakiso Giants were added to the traveling squad that initially had no local based player.
Denis Onyango, Robert Odongkara, Timothy Denis Awany, Joseph Benson Ochaya, Nico Wakiro Wadada, Ronald Brian Ddungu Mukiibi, Isaac Muleme, Allan Kyambadde, Kirizestom Ntambi, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, Tadeo Lwanga, William Kizito Luwagga, Murushid Juuko, Bevis Mugabi, Emmanuel Arnold Okwi, Abdu Lumala, Henry Patrick Kaddu, Milton Karisa, Moses Opondo, Derrick Paul Nsibambi, Allan Kayiwa
Head of Delegation: Juma Marjan Abdul Hamid
Head coach: McKinstry Jonathan Brian
Assistant Coach: Charles Livingstone Mbabazi
Team doctor: Emmanuel Nakabago
Kits manager: Frank Bumpenje
Goalkeeping coach: Fred Kajoba
Media officer: Farid Mpagi
Fitness coach: McCarthy Alexander Michael
Official: Paul Mukatabala Nantulya