National teams’ head coach Mulitin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic held a second training session at the at the Phillip Omondi stadium, Lugogo on Sunday.
With a joint Uganda Under-23 and CHAN squads, 44players have been called upon ahead of the 2016 Africa Olympic qualifiers against Rwanda while the CHAN team prepares to face Tanzania.
“This was our last joint training session. Next Sunday, we shall separate the players and focus on specific approaches.
We shall focus more on the U-23 because their game is soon” Sredejovic said after the training.
The U-23 side will face Rwanda on Saturday 23rd May, 2015 for the first leg and the reverse fixture a fortnight later, the latter eliminated Somalia to Set Date with Uganda.
The winner of the tie will meet Egypt in the last round of qualification for the quadrennial CAF U-23 Championship scheduled for December 5-19 in Senegal that will attract eight teams.
Home based players’ face Tanzania in the first round, first leg of the 2016 CHAN qualifiers in Dar es Salaam on June 20, and the return leg is on July 4, at Mandela National stadium, Namboole.
Uganda Cranes play Botswana in the 2017 AFCON game qualifier on June 13, 2015 at Mandela National stadium, Namboole.
Squad Summoned: Watenga Isma (Vipers), Muwanga Bernard (Bright Stars), Saidi Kyeyune (URA), Isaac Muleme (SC Villa), Yasser Mugerwa (URA), Martin Mpuga (SCVU), Farouk Miya, (Vipers), Mutyaba Muzamiru (SCVU), Dan Birikwalira(Vipers), Jimmy Lule (Bright Stars), Kikoyo Hassan (Bright Stars), Umaru Kasumba (Police), Julius Mutyaba (Lweza), Taddeo Lwanga (Express), Ibrahim Kiyemba(Lweza), Joseph Nsubuga(Bright Stars), Mathius Kigonya (Bright Stars), Sadat Kyambadde (Police), Brian Bwete (URA), Nicholas Sebwato (SC Villa), Nkata Fred (Kira Young), Alitho James (Vipers), Tekkwo Derrick (Kira Young), Ivan Sserunkuuma (Express FC), Godfrey Lwesibawa(Express FC), Ntambi Julius (Kira Young), John Semazi (Express), Kirizestom Ntambi (SC Villa), Maxwell Okello (Maroons), Bakaki Shafiq (Express), Denis Okot Oola (SCVU), Fred Segujja (Sadolin), Silvester Okello (Maroons), Henry Katongole (Express), Kalanda Frank (URA), Jimmy Kulaba(URA), Denis Kamanzi (Villa), Hassan Wasswa (Villa), Robert Sentongo(URA), Brian Ochwo (SCVU), Fahad Muhamad Toko (SCVU), Abel Eturude(Maroons), Tom Masiko, Joseph Ochaya, Martin Kizza, Benjamin Ochan, William Wadri, Herman Wasswa, Hakim Ssenkumba and Timothy Awanyi (KCC FC).