Micho Summons Cranes Squad To Face Comoros

Uganda Cranes. Photo/ John Batanudde

Uganda Cranes squad to start preparations for the second group stage match against Comoros has been summoned.


With just a week left for the Cranes to travel to the Island based country, head Coach Mlutin Micho Sredojevic has announced some new callings in a weekly press conference held at FUFA House in Mengo.

Newly signed Orlando Pirates midfielder, Yassar Mugerwa has been named on the squad that will feature in the match slated for 5th September 2015.

Meanwhile Cranes’ midfielder Tonny Mawejje who is currently playing for Iceland’s Throttur Reykjavik has been recalled after a 7 months spell without serving the national team.

KCCA FC’s Joseph Ochaya is another player who has made a return to the senior team after spending quiet a good time without featuring at the Cranes side.

The team enters residential training on Monday at the FUFA technical center in Njeru.

The Full Team:

Goal Keepers: Dennis Onyango (Mamelodi Sun Downs, South Africa), Ismail Watenga (Vipers, Uganda), Robert Odongkara (St George, Ethiopia), Salim Jamal (El Merriekh, Sudan)

Defenders: Denis Iguma (Al Ahed, Lebanon), Joseph Ochaya (KCCA, Uganda), Murushid Juuko (Simba, Tanzania), Godfrey Walusimbi (Gor Mahia, Kenya), Denis Okot (KCCA, Uganda), Shafik Bakaki (Vipers, Uganda), Richard Kasagga Jjuuko (URA, Uganda), Isaac Isinde (St George)

Midfielders: Yasser Mugerwa (Orlando Pirates, South Africa), Aucho Khalid (Gor Mahia, Kenya), Farouk Miya (Vipers, Uganda), William Luwagga Kizito (Rio Avio, Portugal), Muzamiru Mutyaba (KCCA, Uganda), Kizironi Kizito (Vipers, Uganda), Tonny Mawejje (Thróttur Reykjavík, Iceland), Ivan Ntege (KCCA, Uganda)

Strikers: Geofrey Massa (Bloemfontein Celtics, South Africa ), Brian Umony (St George, Ethiopia), Yunus Sentamu (Club Sportif Sfaxien, Tunisia), Robert Sentongo (URA, Uganda)

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