Kyambadde, Mugerwa out as Desabre trims squad

Allan Kyambadde 

KCCA attacking midfielder Allan Kyambadde and Ethiopia based Yasser Mugerwa have been dropped as Cranes coach Sebastien Desabre trimmed squad.

The Cranes face off against the Taifa Stars of Tanzania in the 2019 Afcon qualifiers at Namboole on Saturday.

Also left out are Onduparaka goalie Nicholas Sebwato and Proline’s Mustafa Mujuzi.

The team entered residential training on Monday at Jokas Hotel, Kireka and will shift training to Mandela National stadium, Namboole.

Uganda Premier League players on the team are KCCA’s Charles Lukwago, Timothy Awany, Ibrahim Sadam Juma and Patrick Kaddu.

Others are Vipers captain Taddeo Lwanga and Moses Waiswa.

The 24-Man Squad:

Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa), Jamal Salim (El Merriekh, Sudan), Charles Lukwago (KCCA FC, Uganda)

Defenders: Denis Iguma (Kazma FC, Kuwait), Nico Wakiro Wadada (Azam, Tanzania), Godfrey Walusimbi (Kaizer Chiefs, South Africa) FC, Isaac Muleme (Haras El Hodood, Egypt), Murushid Jjuuko (Simba Sports Club, Tanzania), Denis Timothy Awany (KCCA FC, Uganda), Hassan Wasswa (El Geish, Egypt)

Midfielders: Ibrahim Sadam Juma (KCCA FC, Uganda), Taddeo Lwanga (Vipers SC, Uganda), William Luwagga Kizito (BATE Borisov, Belarus), Joseph Ochaya (Lusaka Dynamo, Zambia), Moses Opondo ( Vendsyssel, Denmark), Allan Kateregga (Cape Town City, South Africa), Khalid Aucho (Un-attached), Faruku Miya (Gorica, Croatia), Moses Waiswa (Vipers SC, Uganda)

Forwards: Emmanuel Arnold Okwi (Simba SC, Tanzania), Yunus Sentamu (FK Tirana, Albania), Edrisa Lubega (SV Ried, Austria), Derrick Nsibambi (Smouha, Egypt), Patrick Henry Kaddu (KCCA FC, Uganda)