Uganda Police Football Club Head Coach Abdallah Mubiru will handle the Uganda Cranes team at upcoming COSAFA tournament in Durban, South Africa.
This was confirmed by Cranes head Coach Sebastien Desabre during a Q&A session with the media on Monday morning at Kabira Country Club where he also confirmed that preliminary Cranes squad for Afcon will leave for Abu Dhabi on 27th May for a training camp.
Mubiru will be assisted by KCCA assistant coach Morley Byekwaso, former Cranes skipper Geoffrey Massa will be the team manager while Saddiq Wasswa, the goalkeeping coach, according to Kawowo sports.
The COSAFA Squad will start its training on 15th May at Lugogo while the AFCON Preliminary Squad entered the camp on today, Monday 13th May at Kabira Country Club.
Uganda will be the guest country at this year’s COSAFA Cup tournament in Durban from May 25th to June 8th, 2019 and were drawn to face Lesotho in the quarter finals.
Other countries that were invited as guests previously are Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Madagascar and Tanzania.
The 2019 COSAFA Cup will be the 19th edition of the COSAFA Cup, an international football competition consisting of national teams of member nations of the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA).
Goalkeepers: Said Keni (SC Villa)
Outfield Players: Paul Willa (Police), John Revita (Express), Mustafa Kizza (KCCA), Paul Mbowa (URA), Hassan Musana (KCCA), Filbert Obenchan (KCCA) and Isaac Inside (Kirinya), Ivan Eyam (Mbarara City), Bright Anukani (Proline), David Owori (SC Villa), Paul Mucureezi (Mbarara City), Muzamiru Mutyaba (KCCA), Shafik Kagimu (URA), Michael Birungi (Express) and Nicholas Kasozi (KCCA), Bashir Mutanda (SC Villa), Daniel Sserunkuma (Vipers), Nelson Senkatuka (Bright Stars) and Allan Kayiwa (Tooro United)