Sebastien Desabre has summoned over eleven local based players in the team to prepare for the 2019 Afcon qualifier against Tanzania.
KCCA midfielder Sadam Ibrahim Juma returns to the team for the first time after the 2018 Chan while Patrick Kaddu earned his first call up away from the Cranes Namutima.
Other local based players on the team are Nicholas Ssebwato of Onduparaka and fellow goalkeeper Charles Lukwago of KCCA.
Among the defenders from the StarTimes Premier League are Isaac Isinde (Kirinya Jinja), Timothy Denis Awany (KCCA) and Proline’s Mustafa Mujjuzi.
New Vipers SC captain Taddeo Lwanga is in the team together with teammate Moses Waiswa and SC Villa’s Martin Kizza.
Allan Kyambadde and Kaddu are the local based forwards on the team but there is no place for league top scorer Daniel Sserunkuma, Muhammad Shaban and Nelson Senkatuka.
The team starts non-residential training on September 01 ahead of the game on September 08.
The Full Squad:
Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa), Jamal Salim (El Merriekh, Sudan), Charles Lukwago (KCCA FC, Uganda), Nicholas Sebwato (Onduparaka FC, Uganda)
Defenders: Denis Iguma (Kazma FC, Kuwait), Nico Wakiro Wadada (Azam, Tanzania), Godfrey Walusimbi (Gor Mahia, Kenya) FC, Isaac Muleme (Haras El Hodood, Egypt), Murushid Jjuuko (Simba Sports Club, Tanzania), Isaac Isinde (Kirinya Jinja SS, Uganda), Denis Timothy Awany (KCCA FC, Uganda), Mustafa Mujuzi (Proline FC, Uganda)
Midfielders: Hassan Wasswa (El Geish, Egypt), Khalid Aucho (Un attached), Ibrahim Saddam Juma (KCCA FC, Uganda), Taddeo Lwanga (Vipers SC, Uganda), Yasser Mugerwa (Fasil Kenema, Ethiopia), William Luwagga Kizito (CMSM Iasi, Romania), Joseph Ochaya (Lusaka Dynamo, Zambia), Moses Opondo ( Vendsyssel, Denmark), Allan Kateregga (Cape Town City, South Africa), Faruku Miya (Gorica, Croatia), Moses Waiswa (Vipers SC, Uganda), Martin Kizza (SC Villa, Uganda)
Forwards: Emmanuel Arnold Okwi (Simba SC, Tanzania), Yunus Sentamu (FK Tirana, Albania), Allan Kyambadde (KCCA FC, Uganda), Edrisa Lubega (SV Ried, Austria), Derrick Nsibambi (Smouha, Egypt), Patrick Kaddu (KCCA FC, Uganda)