No Rest For Uganda Cranes

 

Massa neatly received a pass from Majwega and cleverly finished with a well taken shot to make it 2-0 after 68 minutes.
Massa neatly received a pass from Majwega and cleverly finished with a well taken shot to make it 2-0 after 68 minutes.

Uganda Cranes Coach Milutin ‘Micho Sredojevic can only allow his Mauritania conquering stars only 48 hours of rest before resuming training , ahead of the return leg of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) pre-qualify.

The road to Morocco looked bright for Uganda Cranes as theytook the lead moments into the second half through a substitute Brian Majwega’s finish on Saturday at Namboole Stadium. Massa then extended the hosts’ lead with 20 minutes still to play.

The squad that reports for training on Tuesday will be made of a bulky of locally based players including rookie Farouk Miya and super sub Brian Majwega.

Micho also said he is happy that Kenyan based midfielder Khalid Aucho will be available for the return leg on August 3 who has been suspended after accumulating two yellow cards in the two games against Madagascar in the second round of the qualifiers while hoping to negotiate with the foreign clubs to release the professionals early but he is challenged by the fact that the scheduled match dates are not recognized FIFA dates.

Micho also said he is happy that Kenyan based midfielder Khalid Aucho will be available for the return leg on August 3. The Tusker FC player has been suspended after accumulating two yellow cards in the two games against Madagascar in the second round of the qualifiers.

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