2017 AFCON: Lubega & 2 dropped as Micho names Cranes final 23 squad and shirt numbers.
After the international friendly loss to Tunisia Cranes head coach Mulutin Micho Chops three ahead of the Slovakia friendly in UAE.
In a trial game played today was a test for the Cranes squad for Micho to trim the squad, and KCCA duo of Benjamin Ochan and attacking Midfielder Mutyaba Muzamir did not survive the axe along with Proline young star Idirisa Lubega Torres.
The Uganda Cranes will play Slovakia and Ivory coast on the 11th before travelling to Gabon for the final tournament, according to FUFA communications department Onduparaka young star Shaban Muhammed, KCCA veteran striker Serunkuma, Tuskers’ Shafick Batambuze make the cut.
Corrolado Rapids defensive midfielder by no surprise makes the 23 man squad, with St George goalie Odongkara, Onyango and Salim Jamal complete the goal keeping department.
Uganda Cranes 23 man squad and Shirt numbers :
1 – Robert Odongkara (Saint George, Ethiopia), 2 – Joseph Ochaya (KCCA), 3 – Geoffrey Kizito (Than Quang Ninh, Vietnam), 4 – Murushid Juuko (Simba, Tanzania), 5 – Isaac Isinde, 6 – Tony Mawejje (Thotur, Iceland), 7 – Sentamu Junior Yunus (Ilves, Finnland), 8 – Khalid Aucho (Baroka, South Africa), 9 -Geofrey Sserunkuma (KCCA, Uganda), 10 – Luwagga William Kizito (Rio Ave, Portugal), 11– Geoffrey Massa (Baroka, South Africa),12 – Denis Iguma (Al Ahed, Lebanon), 13 – Moses Oloya (Hanoi T and T, Vietnam), 14 – Nico Wadada Wakiro (Vipers, Uganda), 15 – Godfrey Walusimbi (Gor Mahia, Kenya), 16 – Hassan Mawanda Wasswa (Nijmeh, Lebabon),17 – Faruku Miya (Standard Liege, Belgium), 18 – Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa), 19 – Magoola Salim Omar (El Merriekh, Sudan), 20 – Awany Timothy Dennis (KCCA, Uganda), 21– Muhammad Shaban (Onduparaka, Uganda), 22 – Batambuze Shafik (Tusker, Kenya), 23 – Azira Michael (Colorado Rapids, USA)