The Uganda National team head coach Jonathan Mckinstry has summoned 30 local based players ahead of the CECAFA senior challenge Cup scheduled to take place from 8th-19th December 2019 at yet unconfirmed venues.
Teenager Jack Komakech makes a surprise inclusion in the team after also taking part in the 2019 under 17 AFCON tournament in Tanzania.
Maroons FC talisman Steven Mukwala also makes the squad for the first time having notched in 10 goals in 15 league games so far.
The hosts Uganda, are drawn in group A alongside Burundi, Ethiopia, and Eritrea.
Uganda is the record winner of the CECAFA senior challenge Cup with 14 championships at bay.
Charles Lukwago (KCCA), Joel Mutakubwa (Kyetume FC), Saidi Keni ( SC Villa) James Alitho (URA FC), Jack Komakech (Football for Good)
Paul Willa (Vipers SC), Ashraf Mandela (URA), Mustafa Kizza (KCCA), Disan Galiwango (Express FC), John Revita (KCCA), Halid Lwaliwa (Vipers SC), Samuel Kato (KCCA), Paul Mboowa (URA), Mustafa Mujuzi (Proline).
Nicholas Kasozi (KCCA), Shafik Kagimu (URA), Hassan Ssenyonjo (Wakiso Giants), Muzamiru Mutyaba (KCCA), Karim Watambala (Vipers SC), Kirizestom Ntambi (Wakiso Giants), Allan Okello (KCCA), Bright Aunkani (Proline), Joachim Ojera (URA FC), Vianne Ssekajugo (Wakiso Giants), Allan Kayiwa (Vipers SC)
Joel Madondo (Busoga United), Fahad Bayo (Vipers SC), Steven Mukwala (Maroons FC), Edrisa Lubega (Proline), Ben Ocen (Police FC)