Cranes Regional Tour: Micho names 18 AUPL players for Western Region Select

  • Saturday July 8, 2017
  • Western Region Select Vs Uganda CranesKabale Municipal Stadium 3.30pm

Eighteen players from the Azam Uganda Premier League (AUPL) have been summoned by Uganda Cranes Coach Mulitin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic ahead of the Regional Tour.The national team will play Western Region Select on Saturday July 8 as part of preparations for the forthcoming Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier against South Sudan.

Vipers and SC Villa have contributed the highest number to the squad with five players each but there is no KCCA player included as they will be away on club duty with a tie against Tunisia’s Club Africain.

Micho has also included four foreign based players and these are Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, Aucho Khalid, Dennis Iguma and Murushid Jjuuko

The full squad:

Goalkeepers: Isma Watenga (Vipers), Saidi Keni (Proline), Tom Ikara (Kirinya/Jinja S.S)

Defenders: Nico Wakiro Wadada (Vipers), Deus Bukenya (Vipers),  John Adiriko (SC Villa), Martin Kizza (SC Villa), Savio Kabugo (Proline), Bernard Muwanga (SC Villa), Rashid Toha (Onduparaka)

Midfielders: Nicholas Kasozi Nicholas (Synergy), Shafiq Kagimu (URA), Simon Sserunkuma (SC Villa)

Forwards: Milton Karisa (Vipers), Erisa Ssekisambu (Vipers), Nelson Senkatuka (Proline), Vitalis Tabu (SC Villa), Method Bassey (Mbarara), Shaban Mohamed (Onduparaka), Julius Malingumu (The Saints), Solomon Okwalinga (Synergy)

Foreign based players:

Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, Aucho Khalid, Dennis Iguma and Murushid Jjuuko