By Martin Mugambi
As part of a technical team of four appointed by FUFA to take on the National team on interim basis from 3rd to 31st October, 2023.
Sc Villa assistant coach Morley Byekwaso has been named as the Uganda Cranes Head Coach a with three others to help the cause on temporary basis.
The development was announced via a statement realised by FUFA earlier today on its official website
FUFA named a Technical Team of four people for an interim period of one month running from 3rd -31st October 2023.
The four people are:
Fred Muhumuza as assistant coach, Stephen Billy Kiggundu as the Goalkeeping Coach and Felix Ayobo as the Fitness Coach
These four will be in charge of Uganda Cranes next two games over the international break this month, against Mali on 13th October in Bamako and Zambia in Dubai, UAE on 17th October 2023.
A few hours after their appointment, Morley Byekwaso and his team’s first task was naming a squad for the two international games that Uganda Cranes will be involved in this month.
Summoned Provisional team.
Nafian Alionzi Legason (St. George, Ethiopia), Charles Lukwago (Hawassa City FC, Ethiopia), Joel Mutakubwa (BUL FC, Uganda), Isima Bin Rashid Watenga (Golden Arrows FC, South Africa), Jack Komakech (Vipers SC, Uganda), Derrick Ochan (KCCA FC, Uganda)
Kenneth Semakula (SC Villa, Uganda), Gavin Kizito Mugweri (SC Villa, Uganda), Elvis Bwomono Okello (IBV Vestamanyaer, Iceland), Abdu Aziizi Kayondo (Hapoel Tel Aviv FC, Israel), Ibrahim Juma (CD Leganes, Spain), Halidi Lwaliwa (FK Bregalnica, North Macedonia), Livingstone Mulondo (Vipers SC, Uganda), Enock Walusimbi (URA FC, Uganda), Najib Fesali (URA FC, Uganda), Hudu Mulikyi (URA FC, Uganda)
Elvis Ngonde (SC Villa, Uganda), Ivan Irinimbabazi (Soltilo Bright Stars FC, Uganda), Bobosi Byaruhanga (Austin FC, USA), Fiat Cleophus (Soltilo Bright Stars FC, Uganda), Khalid Aucho (Yanga FC, Tanzania), Saidi Mayanja (KCCA FC, Uganda), Isma Mugulusi (Fereinse FC, Portugal), Arafat Usama Kizza (KCCA FC, Uganda), Ibrahim Kasule (New York Red Bull II, USA), Laban Tibiita (URA FC, Uganda), Bright Anukani (Vipers SC, Uganda), Rogers Mugisha (Gor Mahia FC, Kenya)
Denis Omedi (Kitara FC, Uganda), Fred Amaku (Maroons FC, Uganda), Lawrence Tezikya (BUL FC, Uganda), Richard Basangwa (Wadi Degla SC, Egypt), Frank Ssebufu (New York Red Bull II, USA), Milton Karisa (Vipers SC, Uganda), Rogers Kassim Mato(Sanliurfaspor FC, Turkey), Simon Peter Oketch (Commercial Bank of Ethiopia, Ethiopia)
The team will enter residential camp on Friday morning at Cranes Paradise Hotel in Kisasi.