The Uganda Cranes continue preparations for their CHAN 2018 qualifier match against South Sudan, with the team preparing for the upcoming Western regional tour on Saturday.
The first leg of the CHAN qualifiers will be played on July 14 in Juba while the return leg will take place in Kampala on July 22.
As part of the preparations Cranes coach Sredjovic Micho named a 23-man squad that travelled to Kabale for the Western region tour with the match to take place at the Kabale Municipal Stadium.
The team held its last training session at Namboole stadium, Kampala on Thursday evening before setting off for Kabale on Friday morning.
Previously the Cranes have also visited the Buganda Region (Masaka), North East (Soroti), Northern (Gulu), Kitara (Masindi), West Nile (Arua) and the Eastern Region (Mbale).
Meanwhile, KCCA’s Brian Majwega and Tom Masiko were named to the Cranes team after failing to travel with their club to Tunisia. KCCA play Club Africain tonight in the CAF Confederations Cup.
July 8th 2017 (Regional Tour)
Western Region Vs Uganda Cranes – Kabale Municipal Stadium.
The travelling squad:
Goalkeepers: Isma Watenga, Saidi Keni, Tom Ikara
Defenders: Nico Wakiro Wadada, Deus Bukenya, Nicholas Kasozi, John Adriko, Savio Kabugo, Bernard Muwanga, Rashid Toha, Majwega Brian
Midfielders: Bukenya Lawrence, Method Bassey, Shafiq Kagimu, Tom Matisko, Martin Kizza, Simon Sserunkuma, Milton Karisa, Erisa Ssekisambu
Strikers: Nelson Senkatuka, Shaban Mohamed, Julius Malingumu, Solomon Okwalinga.