The Uganda Women’s National Football team coach George Lutalo has dropped six players from his Crested Cranes provisional squad ahead of the COSAFA tournament in South Africa.
Lady Doves striker Fazila Ikwaput is among the six dropped while the others dropped include Elsie Najjemba (Rines WFC), Joan Naggayi (She Maroons FC), Kautharah Naluyima (She Maroons FC) Grace Nassongo (Amura High School) and Justin Kizza Najjuko (She Maroons FC).
Currently 24 players remain in the camp at the FUFA Technical Center, Njeru and will be joined by Yudaya Nakayenze and Shiraz Natasha in South Africa before the start of the COSAFA tournament.
This 26-man squad will be trimmed to a final 20 that will travel for the tournament on 27th September 2021.
Uganda is pooled in Group C with Zambia, Eswatini and Namibia.
Players currently in camp
Ruth Aturo (UCU Lady Cardinals FC), Daisy Nakaziro (Lady Doves FC), Gloria Namakula (Tooro Queens FC)
Viola Namuddu (Makerere University WFC), Shadia Nankya (UCU Lady Cardinals FC), Eunice Ariokot (Olila High School WFC), Bridget Nabisaalu (She Corporate FC), Phoebe Banura (UCU Lady Cardinals FC), Asia Nakibuuka (Kawempe Muslim Ladies FC)
Joan Nabirye (Vihiga Queens FC), Rhoda Nanziri (Kawempe Muslim Ladies FC), Reticia Nabbosa (Lady Doves FC), Sheebah Zalwango (Asubo Gafford Ladies FC), Phiona Nabbumba (She Corporate FC), Spencer Nakacwa (Lady Doves FC), Norah Alupo (Lady Doves FC), Amina Nababi (Makerere University WFC), Resty Kobusobozi (Tooro Queens FC), Anita Namata (Uganda Martyrs High School FC)
Hasifa Nassuna (UCU Lady Cardinals FC), Sharon Naddunga (Kawempe Muslim Ladies FC), Resty Nanziri (Kampala Queens FC), Sandra Nabweteme (Fimleikafélag Hafnarfjarðar, Iceland), Laki Otandeka (New Jersey Copa FC, USA)