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FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Qualifiers: We are preparing players for game situations, Micho

Uganda Cranes team (mainly composed of local based players) continues with preparations for the upcoming double encounter against neighbors Rwanda in Kigali and Wakiso.

The team has trained at Lugogo on Tuesday morning and conducted intensive training session under the watchful eye of Serbian tactician Milutin “Micho” Sredojevic, alongside members of the technical team.

Micho gives instructions to the players
L-R: Moses Basena (Assistant coach), Micho (head coach) and Fred Kajoba Kisitu (Goalkeeping coach)

Talking to www.fufa.co.ug after the session, Micho disclosed that in this second phase, he is preparing the team for competitive match situations before the Rwanda encounter. 

‘We have started the second phase of our preparations for Rwanda after a successful Eastern Region Tour.  We are planning to have two practice matches against KCCA on Thursday and Vipers on Sunday to prepare the boys in match situations as we wait for the foreign based players are expected to start joining the camp by Monday.’ Said  Coach Micho.

Uganda Cranes players in a ball work session at Lugogo

The team is residing at Cranes Paradise Hotel in Kisasi.

Players in camp:

Goalkeepers: Mutakubwa Joel (Express FC), Alionzi Nafian (URA FC), Tamale Simon (SoltiloBright Stars FC)

Defenders: Willa Paul (Vipers SC), Wafula Innocent (KCCA FC), Mandela Ashraf (URA FC), Achai Herbert (KCCA FC) , Kayondo Aziz (Vipers SC), Kaddu George (Wakiso Giants FC), Walusimbi Enock (Express FC), Iguma Denis (KCCA FC), Najib Fesali (URAFC), Mulondo Livingstone (Vipers SC), Waswa Geofrey (KCCA FC), Ramadan Musa (KCCA FC) 

Midfielders: Byaruhanga Bobosi (Vipers SC), Mbowa Patrick (URA FC), Kakooza Mahad (Express FC),  Wamana Ibrahim (UPDF), Kagimu Shafik(URA FC), Bagole David (Vipers SC), Karisa Milton (Vipers SC), Mato Rogers, Ojera Joackim (URA FC), Poloto Julius (KCCA FC), Orit Ibrahim (Vipers SC), Kizza Martin (Express FC)

Strikers: Sentamu Yunus (Vipers SC), Stephen Mukwala (URA FC), Rwothomio Cromwell (URA FC), Anaku Sadat (KCCA FC), Aheebwa Brian (KCCA FC), Kasirye Davis (KCCA FC)

Team manager Geofrey Massa (left) with head coach Micho
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