Uganda Name Squad For Bafana Friendly
There are two familiar faces in the Uganda squad that was named to face Bafana Bafana in a friendly next month.
Uganda Cranes head coach Abdallah Mubiru has named an expanded 33-player provisional squad ahead of the game that includes ten foreign-based players, and ten new stars.
Two of the foreign based players play in the DStv Premiership, namely Moses Waiswa of SuperSport United, and Rashid Watenga of Chippa United.
Watenga will be competing for the number one spot in the team following Denis Onyango’s retirement from international football.
The match, which will be the first since Hugo Broos was named Bafana coach, will take place at the Orlando Stadium on the 10th of June.
Full Uganda squad:
Goalkeepers: Watenga Ismael (Chippa United), Lukwago Charles (KCCA FC), Tamale Simon (Bright Stars FC), Kigonya Mathias (Azam FC)
Defenders: Bwomono Elvis (Southend United FC), Wafula Innocent (Mbarara City FC), Willa Paul (Vipers SC), Kizza Mustafa (Montreal Impact FC), Kayondo Aziizi (Vipers SC), Lwaliwa Halid (Vipers SC), Juuko Murushid (Express FC), Kizito Mugweri Gavin (SC Villa), Ssemakula Kenneth (BUL FC), Mbowa Paul Patrick (URA FC), Walusimbi Enock (Express FC), Muhamud Hassan (Police FC)
Midfielders: Lwanga Taddeo (Simba SC), Waiswa Moses Ndhondi (SuperSport United FC), Byaruhanga Bobosi (Vipers SC), Sserubiri Ivan (URA FC), Anukani Bright (KCCA FC), Kagimu Shafik Kuchi (URA FC), Mugulusi Isma (Busoga United FC), Serwaradda Stephen (KCCA FC), Lumala Abdu (Pyramids FC), Orit Ibrahim (Vipers SC), Akandwanaho Joseph (Bright Stars FC)
Forwards: Okwwi Emmanuel (Ittihad Alexandria FC), Bassangwa Richard (Vipers SC), Kaddu Patrick (Youssoufia Berrechid), Kakooza Derrik (Police FC), Sentamu Yunus ( Vipers SC), Kambale Eric (Express FC), Okello Allan ( AC Paradou)