Africa Soccer AWCON 2022: Uganda v Morocco: Confirmed Line-Ups

Uganda’s Crested Cranes face Morocco at the ongoing Women Africa Cup of Nations (AWCON) on Tuesday evening.

The match will take place at Rabat’s Moulay Abdellah Sports Complex where the hosts hope to register back-to-back wins.

On the other hand, Uganda coach George Lutalo has changed partly his squad ahead of the Group A match in view of the 2-0 loss suffered to Senegal in the group’s opener.

Defender Yudaya Nakayenze and midfielder Hasifah Nassuna will miss the match through illness whereas Margaret Namirimu has been selected ahead of Aisha Nantongo.

In the absence of Nakayenze, midfielder Phionah Nabbumba starts as a make shift centre back, partnering her teammate Namirimu.

The other change in the starting XI is Fazila Ikwaput who gets ahead of Viola Nambi on the right win

Morocco started the race with a win over Burkina Faso.

In the other group A game, Burkina Faso will face Senegal at the same venue.

Starting XI

Morocco: Chizlane Chebbak, Samya Hassini, Zineb Redouani, Elodie Nakkach, Yasmin Mrabet, Khadija Errmichi, Salma Amani, Nesryne El Chad, Fatima Tagnaout, Hanane Ait El Haj

Uganda: Ruth Aturo, Asia Nakibuuka, Sumaya Komuntale, Phionah Nabbumba, Margaret Namirimu, Joan Nabirye, Shamirah Nalugya, Sandra Nabweteme, Ritah Kivumbi, Fauzia Najjemba, Fazila Ikwaput

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