The Uganda Hockey Association (UHA) has summoned 25 men and women to start training ahead of the upcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
The qualifiers will be held in Nairobi, Kenya early next year in January.
The men’s team include Alfred Agaba, Ashraf Tumwesigye, Bosco Ochan, Brian Bayule, Brain Okondi, Charles Ekapolon, Colline Batusa, Emma Isiyagi, Innocent Raskara, Jerome Owori, Jordan Mpiima, Julius Seruyange, Martin Okello, Maxwell Mugisa, Moses Tusabe, Peter Elolu, Peter Walusansa, Richard Kaijuka, Richard Semwogerere, Solomon Mutalya, Stuart Kavuma, Thomas Opio, Timothy Ntumba, Topher Kyamanywa and William Okecha.
While the women team has Aisha Kagere, Annet Namuwonge, Consolate Muber, Doreen Asiimwe, Esther Chelimo, Jackie Namyalo, Joan Mukoya, Joy Mutoni, Lamula Nakajjumba, Lucky Akello, Margaret Nassiwa, Mbabazi Doreen, Norah Alum, Pauline Achom, Peace Makhoha, Shakirah Namboozo, Siddy Alum, Susan Khainza, Sylvia Giramia, Sylvia Oryaro, Teddy Aciro, Teopista Anyango, Winnie Atim and Winnie Alaro.
The men’s team will be managed by Kenneth Tamale while the women team will be managed by Fatumah Namubiru
Italian Francesca Richichi will be the head coach for both men’s and women Ugandan teams.