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Uganda Cranes arrive in Algeria as CHAN set to kickoff

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Part of the contingent at the airport. FUFA Photo

Uganda Cranes contingent of players and officials to Algeria for CHAN Finals 2022 has arrived safely in Annaba. The team safely arrived at Houari Boumediene Airport in Algiers.

The team was officially welcomed by H.E the Ambassador of Uganda to Algeria and the Maghreb region John Crysostom Alintuma Nsambu.

The team is accommodated at Ben Mustapha Aouda Hotel opposite the Mediterranean Sea.

The team wil conduct its first CAF activities during the Team Arrival meeting on Thursday morning (10am) when players and officials get briefings on further details about the tournament.

Uganda will train later in the day (4.30pm) while Head coach Milutin Sredojevic and Captain Milton Karisa will attend the Official Prematch Press Conference on Friday 13.1.2023.

Uganda is pooled in Group B alongside Democratic Republic of Congo, Senegal and Ivory Coast.

Uganda has featured at CHAN on five occasions namely; 2011, 2014, 2016, 2018 and 2020.

Uganda Cranes Final Squad CHAN 2022

Goalkeepers
Nafian Alionzi (URA FC), Joel Mutakubwa (Gaddafi FC), Jack Komakech (Vipers SC)

Defenders
Ashiraf Mandela (Vipers SC), James Begisa (URA FC), Derrick Ndahiro (URA FC), Isa Mubiru (Vipers SC), Hillary Mukundane (Vipers SC), Kenneth Semakula(SC Villa), Geofrey Wasswa (KCCA FC), Gift Fred (SC Villa)

Midfielders
Marvin Youngman (Vipers SC), Abdu Karim Watambala(Vipers SC), Moses Waiswa (KCCA FC)

Forwards
Milton Karisa (Vipers SC), Ibrahim Orit (Vipers SC), Travis Mutyaba (SC Villa), Moses Aliro (Wakiso Giants FC), Rogers Kassim Mato (KCCA FC), Bright Anukani (Vipers SC), Titus Ssematimba (Wakiso Giants), Frank Ssebufu (Wakiso Giants FC), Nelson Senkatuka(Soltilo Bright Stars FC).

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