Uganda Cranes

The Uganda Cranes team have arrived in Cairo, Egypt for their training camp in preparation for the last 2019 Afcon qualifier game against Tanzania on Sunday, 24th March 2019 in Dar es Salam.

This was after a successful week long non-residential training at KCCA stadium in Lugogo that climaxed with a trial game against Kampala Region Select a game The Uganda Cranes comfortably won 4-0.

The team will train throughout the week up to Friday and thereafter, switch to Tanzania on Saturday ahead of AFCON Qualifiers game on Sunday.

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Joseph Ochaya, Emmanuel Okwi and Juuko Murushid all joined the team a stopover in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia while other missing players will join the rest in the course of the week.

The team will have a test match against a league one Egyptian club on Wednesday.

The team will be accommodated at Tolip Salfotsan Hotel in Cairo City, Egypt and Spa Ismaila Forsan Island.

Uganda is among the fourteen nations to have already secured a place at the 2019 Afcon in Egypt while Tanzania will need to win and hope Lesotho falter against Cape Verde in the other Group L stage match.

Meanwhile, Uganda Cranes tactician Sebastian Desabre has tasked players to make use of this camp and finish the qualifiers on a higher note.

Players in camp so far;

Murushid Jjuuko (Simba, Tanzania), Timothy Awany (KCCA, Uganda), Halid Lwaliwa (Vipers, Uganda), Geofrey Walusimbi (Free Agent), Joseph Ochaya (TP Mazembe, DR Congo), Nico Wakiro Wadada (Azam, Tanzania), Hassan Wasswa Mawanda (Free Agent), Tadeo Lwanga (Vipers, Uganda), Ibrahim Sadam Juma (KCCA, Uganda), Moses Waiswa (Vipers, Uganda), Emmanuel Arnold Okwi (Simba, Tanzania), Allan Kyambadde (KCCA, Uganda), Allan Okello (KCCA,Uganda), Henry Patrick Kaddu (KCCA, Uganda)