Farouk Miya and Patrick Henry Kaddu have missed out on a call to the Ugandan Cranes provisional 20-man foreign based squad summoned by Head Coach Johnny Mcknistry.
Farouk Miya has been out injured since January with a musular strain while Patrick Kaddu has struggled for game time since he joined Ismaily SC from RS Berkane in January 2020.
The 20 foreign based players will be joined by 5 local based players who are currently with the CHAN camp in preparation for the 2020 CHAN tournament in Cameroon.
Salim Jamal is summoned once again after missing out for last 2 AFCON games against Burkina Faso and Malawi.
Eric Bwomono (Southend FC), Jordan Onen (Brentford) and Karl Anthony Uchechukwu Mubiru Ikpeazu( Heart of Midlothian) are the suprise summoned faces by Johnny Mcknistry.
Ugandan will play South Sudan in a double header 2021 AFCON qualifier games with the first leg at Mandela National Staduim,Uganda on 28th March while the second leg will be at El-Hilal Staduim, Sudan on 31st March 2020
Uganda sit top of group B on 4 points in 2 games,level on points with Burkina Faso
Full Squad Summoned
Goalkeepers: Dennis Masinde Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa), Salim Jamal Magoola (Al Hilal, Sudan)
Defenders: Nico Wakiro Wadada (Azam FC, Tanzania), Elvis Okello Bwomono(South End, England), Joseph Benson Ochaya (TP Mazembe, DR Congo), Ronald Mukiibi( Östersunds FK Sweden) , Timothy Awany ( F.C. Ashdod, Israel), Brevis Mugabi (Motherwell FC, Scotland).
Midfielders: Mike Azira(Chicago Fire, US) , Jayden Onen (Brentford B, England), Taddeo Lwanga(Tanta FC, Egypt), Aucho Khalid ( Misr Lel Makkasa SC), Allan Okello (Paradou AC, Algeria), Moses Waiswa (Super Sport United FC, South Africa)
Forwards: Emmanuel Arnold Okwi(Al Ittihad Alexandria, Egypt), Abdu Lumala (Pyramids FC, Egypt), Allan Kyambadde (El Gouna, Egypt), Alexis Bakka (UMEA FC, Sweden), Karl Anthony Uchechukwu Mubiru Ikpeazu(Heart of Midlothian FC)