The Western region technical committee has summoned a provisional squad of 28 players that have begun preparations for the Regional Tour game against Uganda Cranes on Saturday 18th May 2019 at Bushenyi Ground.
None of the summoned players is from either the Big League or the Uganda Premier league clubs Kabale Sharp and Nyamityobora and Mbarara City teams respectively.
The squad of 28 players includes three goalkeepers, nine defenders, eight midfielders and eight strikers.
The team will be managed by Charles Livingstone Mbabazi, who also serves as the head coach at Uganda Premier League side Mbarara City FC
The team began residential training on Wednesday Morning with the training sessions taking place at Kakyeka Stadium. The final list of 20 players will be released before Friday.
Uganda Cranes (COSAFA bound team) on the other hand also begun preparations under the guidance of Police FC head coach Abdallah Mubiru.
The team entered residential camp at Sky Hotel on Tuesday and will travel to Bushenyi on Friday morning.
Western Region Squad
Goalkeepers: Turyasingura James (Ntoda FC), Kiyemba Mohamood (Terrazo & tiles), Namara Evaristo (Kyambura FC)
Defenders: Niyonzima Benon (Ntoda FC), Ssembatya Ibarahim (Rushere FC),Muhwezi Alex Kata (Six O’clock FC), Arinda Davis(Kigezi FC), Niyenzimana Michael (Gorilla highlands FC), Omony Denis (Mbarara City Junior Team), Babu Bashir (Mbarara FC), Twesigye Timothy (Bushenyi veterans FC ), Muhwezi Gideon (Sansio Bulldogs FC)
Midfielders: Bbaale Andrew (Terrazzo & tiles FC), Nsereko Farouk(Rushere FC), Nsubuga Sadat(Mbarara FC), Ashaba Marvin (Ibanda Municipality), Mbishinzimana Allan(Gorilla highlands FC)Atuhaire Abraham (Barrrack Ntoda FC), Kaija Sunny(Kigezi FC), Turyamusiima Ronald (Six O’clock FC)
Strikers: Ahimbisibwe Ivan (Terrazzo & Tiles FC), Sande William (Kyambura United), Amanyire Rembo (Bushenyi Veterans FC), Arigumaho Seiri (Six O’clock FC), Kwesiga Brian (Ntoda FC), Matovu Mohammed (Rushere FC), Kabuganda Pastori (Mitooma FC), Guloba Moses (Bushenyi Veterans FC)
Saturday: 18th May 2019
Match: Western Region Select vs Uganda Cranes
Venue: Bushenyi Main Ground