McKinstry Name First Cranes Squad To Face Ethiopia

International Friendly Match: Ethiopia Vs Uganda Cranes

  • Sunday, 13th October 2019
  • Bahrdar Town

Uganda Cranes new head coach Johnathan McKinstry has named his first Uganda Cranes squad for the Ethiopia friendly in Bahrdar town.

The Irish man who was officially announced the new manager on Monday to replace French man Sebastien Desabre has Only considered foreign based players for the task.

The local based players are preparing for CHAN Qualifier return leg against Burundi in Kampala.

The 34 year old will officially kick start his new assignment away from home during this international friendly match.

Cranes coach Jonathan McKinstry

 

According to FUFA official website the summoned players will meet in Ethiopia.

The essence of this international friendly that will be played match that will be played on 13th October 2019 is to prepare for the two AFCON 2021 qualifiers coming up in November 2019.

Summoned Squad:

Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa), Robert Odongkara (Horoya AC, Guinea)

Defenders: Bevis Mugabi (Motherwell, Scotland), Timothy Awany (FC Ashdod, Israel), Ronald Mukiibi Ddungu (FK Ostesunds, Sweden), Hassan Wasswa Mawanda (Jeddah FC, Saudi Arabia), Joseph Ochaya (TP Mazembe), Isaac Muleme (TP Mazembe), Nico Wakiro Wadada (Azam, Tanzania), Murushid Juuko(Wydad Casablanca, Morocco)

Midfielders: Michael Azira (Chicago Fire, USA), Allan Kyambadde (El Gouna, Egypt), Tadeo Lwanga (Tanta, Egypt), Khalid Aucho (El Meskir, Egypt), Abdu Lumala (Pyramids, Egypt), William Luwagga Kizito (Shakhter Karagandy, Kazakhstan), Milton Karisa (Oujda, Egypt), Moses Opondo (FC Odense, Denmark)

Strikers: Patrick Henry Kaddu (RS Berkhane, Egypt), Derrick Nsibambi (Smouha), Emmanuel Arnold Okwi (Al Ittihad, Egypt)

Henry Musabe

Henry Musabe is a Ugandan sports journalist, senior reporter at Sports256 as well as a presenter and football commentator.

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