The head coach of Uganda U23 team Morley Byekwaso has named a 25-player squad for the Saudi Arabia Trip.
The squad left Entebbe International Airport at 11:00PM on Tuesday aboard Qatar Airways QR 1386 to Saudi Arabia
The trip is funded by the Saudi Arabian Football Association and while there, the Uganda Cranes will play two games against the Saudi National Team (The Falcons) on 2nd and 5th July 2021.
The squad will be captained by Express Enock Walusimbi while three over age players have also been included.
Charles Lukwago, Saidi Kyeyune and Steven Mukwala have all made the trip to Saudi Arabia
The CECAFA U23 tourney will take place in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia starting on July 17th.
Lukwago Charles (KCCA FC), Eric Kibowa (UPDF FC), Matovu Hassan Muyomba (KCCA FC)
Enock Walusimbi (Express FC), Abdu Aziiz Kayondo (Vipers SC), George Kaddu (Wakiso Giants FC), Musa Ramathan (KCCA FC), Kenneth Ssemakula (BUL FC), Magambo Peter (KCCA FC)
Bobosi Byaruhanga (Vipers SC), Abdul Karim Watambala (Vipers SC), Kyeyune Saidi (Unattached), Steven Sserwadda (KCCA FC), Bright Anukani (KCCA FC), Isma Mugulusi (Busoga United FC), Salim Abdallah (SC Villa).
Mukwala Stephen Dese (URA FC), Ivan Bogere (Wakiso Giants FC), Saddam Masereka (SC Villa), Julius Poloto (KCCA FC), Richard Bassangwa (Vipers SC), Najib Yiga (Vipers SC), Hakim Kiwanuka (Proline FC), Derrick Kakooza (Police FC), Samuel Ssenyonjo (KCCA FC)
The Technical team
- Morley Byekwaso – Head Coach
- Simeon Massa -Assistant Coach
- Stephen Billy Kiggundu-Goalkeeping Coach