STRATEGISING: The Uganda Cranes side that travels to Ethiopia for an international friendly

The Uganda Cranes continues preparations for their final AFCON 2019 Group L qualification match against Cape Verde.

The national team won 1-0 against KCCA in a match played at the training ground of Namboole Stadium in the final match of their residential camp on Wednesday afternoon.

After that a strong cranes team of eighteen players was named by the Cranes coach Micho Sredojovic for the two upcoming international friendlies before they kick off their qualification campaign.

The team will depart today for Addis Ababa for an international friendly with Ethiopia scheduled on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Hawassa International Stadium.

On June 6, 2017, the Cranes will play their last international friendly against Senegal in Dakar before they set off for Praia, Cape Verde on the June 7.

Sources said other senior players will join up with the national team in Dakar, Senegal and others in Praia for the must-win game for the Cranes.

 

Saturday, 3rd June 2017:

International friendly match,

Ethiopia Vs Uganda Cranes – Hawassa International stadium (4pm)

 

Tuesday, 6th June 2017:

International friendly match,

Senegal Vs Uganda Cranes – Dakar (6pm)

 

Saturday, 10th June 2017:

AFCON 2019 qualifier

Cape Verde Vs Uganda Cranes – Praia

 

The travelling team:

Goalkeepers: Ismail Watenga, Said Keni.

Defenders: Nicholas Wadada, Murushid Juuko, Hassan Wasswa, Godfrey Walusimbi, Savio Kabugo.

Midfielders: Aucho Khalid, Crizestom Ntambi, Deus Bukenya, Martin Kizza, Robert Kakeeto ,Bernard Muwanga.

Forwards: Emmanuel Okwi, Nelson Senkatuka, Muhammad Shaban, Milton Kariisa and Farouk Miya.