Uganda’s Cranes coach Abdallah Mubiru has named a 23-member squad to face South Africa on June 10 2021 at Orlando Stadium in a friendly.
The Cranes underwent their final training at the MTN Omondi Stadium, Lugogo on Monday, according to Uganda FA website.
South Africa-based goalkeeper Ismael Watenga and Moses Waiswa Ndhondhi will join the Cranes in Soweto.
Uganda are beginning life minus goalkeeper Denis Onyango who retired from national team duty.
Striker Emmanuel Arnold Okwi of Al Ittihad Alexandria Club in Egypt is now the skipper.
The hosts South Africa will be without head coach Hugo Broos who traveled back home to Belgium.
His assistants will take charge of Bafana Bafana.
Full Traveling delegation:
Goalkeepers: Ismael Watenga (Chippa United, South Africa), Mathias Kigonya (Azam, Tanzania), Charles Lukwago (KCCA, Uganda)
Defenders: Paul Willa (Vipers, Uganda), Kizza Mustafa (CF Montreal, Canada), Kayondo Abdu Aziizi (Vipers, Uganda), Walusimbi Enock (Express, Uganda), Juuko Murushid (Express, Uganda), Lwaliwa Halid (Vipers, Uganda), Mbowa Paul Patrick (URA, Uganda), Muhamud Hassan (Police, Uganda)
Midfielders: Lwanga Taddeo (Simba, Tanzania), Byaruhanga Bobosi (Vipers, Uganda), Kagimu Kuchi Shafik (URA, Uganda), Okello Allan (AC Paradou, Algeria), Waiswa Moses Ndhondhi (Super Sport United, South Africa), Lumala Abdul (Pyramids, Egypt), Orit Ibrahim (Vipers, Uganda), Mugulusi Isma (Busoga United, Uganda), Sserwadda Steven (KCCA, Uganda)
Forwards: Emmanuel Arnold Okwi (Captain; Al Ittihad Alexandria Club – Egypt), Mukwala Steven (URA, Uganda), Kakooza Derrick (Police, Uganda)
Leader of Delegation: Kalibbala Chrizestom
Head coach: Mubiru Abdallah
Assistant coach: Mbabazi Livingstone
Goalkeeping coach: Kajoba Fred
Team Coordinator: Massa Geofrey
Team Doctor: Nakabago Emmanuel
Kit Manager: Bumpenje Frank
Media officer: Batanudde John
National Teams officer: Mukatabala Paul
FUFA Secretariat staff: Bagenayabo Innocent
Delegates: Ngobi Jamal (Eastern Region FA) and Mawadri Charles (West Nile Region FA)
Journalist: Mbabazi Grace
FUFA Official: Ndugga Emmanuel