The Uganda national football team, The Cranes finally returned home from Dubai after a successful five day training camp.
A total of 26 man including 12 locally based players and 12 officials plus two foreign based players touched down at Entebe International Airport on Tuesday morning from Dubai.
Allan Kateregga (Erbil SC Iraq) and Joseph Ochaya (TP Mazembe DR Congo) are the only two foreign based players that returned with the team with Ochaya expected to connect to Kinshasa on Tuesday evening.
The Uganda Cranes contingent returned aboard Dubai Airlines
Uganda is in group B alongside Burkina Faso, South Sudan and Malawi. The Cranes lead the group with 4 points in 2 games after registering a 0-0 draw away to Burkina Faso and a 2-0 victory over Malawi in the second game of the 2021 AFCON qualifiers at Namboole.
Cranes will host Bright Stars of South Sudan on 12th November 2020 before traveling in South Sudan for the away match of the 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifiers.
Uganda Cranes contingent that returned to Uganda.
Charles Lukwago (KCCA, Uganda), Joel Mutakubwa (Kyetume, Uganda), Milton Karisa (Vipers, Uganda), David Owori (SC Villa, Uganda), Bright Anukani (KCCA, Uganda), Saidi Kyeyune (URA, Uganda), Paul Mbowa (URA, Uganda), Samuel Kato (KCCA, Uganda), Halid Lwaliwa (Vipers, Uganda), Ibrahim Orit (Vipers SC), Shafiq Kagimu (URA, Uganda), Karim Watambala (Vipers, Uganda), Joseph Ochaya (TP Mazembe, DR Congo), Allan Kateregga (Erbil SC, Iraq)
Leader of Delegation: Ronnie Kalema (FUFA Executive Committee member)
Johnathan McKinstry (Head coach), Abdallah Mubiru (Assistant Coach), Livingston Mbabazi (Assistant Coach), Ibrahim Mugisha (Goalkeeping Coach),Felix Ayobo (Sport Scientist), Emmanuel Nakabago (Doctor), Regan Innocent Baluku (Doctor), Samuel Mulondo (Kitman), Geoffrey Massa (Team manager), Paul Mukatabala (Team officer), Ronald Lusulire (Media Officer).