Amaku, Senkatuka, Sentamu, Kitata Left Out Of Uganda Cranes 2023 CHAN Squad
StarTimes Uganda Premier League leading goal scorers Fred Amaku, Yunus Ssentamu, Nelson Senkatuka and Alex Kitata have been left out of Uganda Cranes 2023 CHAN Squad.
Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredejovic has summoned a 35-man Uganda Cranes squad for the forthcoming 2023 African Nations Championship.
Michu has included Vipers strikers Cromwell Rwothomio and Najib Yiga and has decided to omit all the leading goal poachers in the league.
Uganda Cranes were drawm in Group B alongside two-time defending champions DR Congo, West African sides Senegal and Ivory Coast.
The tournament competed for by local-based players, kicks off on January 13 2023 in Algeria.
FULL SQUAD :
GOALKEEPERS: Nafian Alionzi (URA), Mathias Muwanga (Onduparaka), Joel Mutakubwa (Gaddafi), Emmanuel Kalyowa (BUL), Jack Komakech (Vipers).
DEFENDERS: James Begisa (URA), Ashraf Mandela (Vipers), Grant Matsiko (Wakiso Giants), Derrick Ndahiro (URA), Isa Mubiru (Vipers), Arthur Kiggundu (Express), Hillary Mukundane (Vipers), Kenneth Ssemakula (SC Villa), Geoffrey Wasswa (KCCA), Filbert Obenchan (KCCA), Gift Fred (SC Villa), Bright Vuni (Arua Hill).
MIDFIELDERS: Siraje Sentamu (Vipers), Moses Waiswa (KCCA), Saidi Kyeyune (URA), Hussein Ssenoga (Express), Karim Watambala (Vipers), Marvin Youngman (Vipers), Milton Karisa (Vipers), Ibrahim Orit (Vipers), Travis Mutyaba (SC Villa), Moses Aliro (Wakiso Giants), Ssenoga Kagawa (KCCA), Rogers Mato (KCCA).
STRIKERS: Bright Anukani (Vipers), Ibrahim Kasule (Wakiso Giants), Titus Sematimba (Wakiso Giants), Frank Ssebuufu (Wakiso Giants), Yiga Najib (Vipers), Cromwell Rwothomio (Vipers