The Uganda Cranes team heading to the Eastern Uganda regional tour has been named on Thursday.
This was after the last training session held at Nakivubo Stadium on Thursday morning.
The match between Eastern Regional Team and Uganda Cranes is slated to take place on Saturday, 25th June 2016 at Mbale Regional Stadium (4 p.m)
“The regional tours are an obligation to our sponsors. They are very helpful in team geling and taking the national team closer to our fans” Head coach, Milutin Sredojevic said of the tour.
Hassan Wasswa Mawanda has been named the captain of the team with Denis Iguma as his vice captain.
The team leaves Kampala by road on Friday morning and will be expected to conduct the final training session later in the evening.
The Cranes has previously toured the Western, North East, Kitara, North and West Nile regions.
Players traveling to Mbale:
Ismail Watenga (GK), James Alitho (GK), Shafiq Bakaki, Nicholas Wadada, Joseph Nsubuga, Deus Bukenya, Bernard Muwanga, Halid Lwaliwa, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda (Captain), Gadafi Wahabu, Rashid Toha, Dan Birikwalira, Kezironi Kizito, Yassar Mugerwa, Edrisa Lubega, Erisa Ssekisambu, Martin Kizza, Denis Iguma, Murshid Juuko, Isaac Muleme, Joseph Ochaya and Muhammed Shaban