The Uganda Cranes players on departure at Entebbe Airport

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has confirmed changes in the two international friendly matches that Uganda Cranes will play before the 2018 CHAN tournament gets underway in Morocco.

Cameroon, who were to play Uganda in the first friendly game, have been replaced with Guinea, while  Congo Brazzaville remain the Cranes opponents for the second buildup game. Both the matches will be played in Rabat City, Morocco.

Twenty-five players travelled with the team on Wednesday afternoon for the 10 day training camp in Morocco.

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After the two build ups, the final team of 23 players will be communicated by the head coach who is working closely with his other technical staff including goalkeeping coach Fred Kajoba and assistant coach Mathias Lule.

At CHAN 2018, Uganda Cranes is in group B alongside Zambia, Cote D’Ivoire and Namibia. They open their campaign against Zambia’s Chipolopolo on January 14.

 Friendly Matches:

 Saturday, January 6, 2018

Uganda Cranes Vs Guinea

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Uganda Cranes Vs Congo

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