KCCA FC has released the full list of licensed players to play for the club in the 2022/23 season.
The list has 29 players that have been licensed ahead of the new season.
Three goalkeepers, eight defenders, twelve midfielders, and six forwards.
New Shirt Numbers.
Skipper Benjamin Ochan will don shirt 1 which was previously donned by custodian Ali Mwirusi. Mwirusi will now don shirt 14 previously donned by Sadat Anaku.
Julius Poloto takes over shirt 7 previously donned by Gift Ali.
Mato Rogers takes over shirt 22 which was previously donned by Poloto. Mato’s previous shirt number 3 will remain vacant.
Defender Mujuzi Musitafa will don shirt 2.
Teenager Saidi Mayanja has been handed shirt 4 previously donned by Musa Ramathan.
Ssenoga Muhammad Kagawa will don shirt 6 which was previously donned by Mazengo Stefano Loro.
Allan Okello takes over the famous shirt 10 which was previously donned by Yassar Mugerwa. Okello donned shirt 25 during his first stint at KCCA FC.
Shaban Muhammad will don shirt 11 which was previously donned by Samson Kigozi. Shaban donned shirt 21 during his first stint at KCCA FC.
Teenager Faisal Wabyoona will don shirt 20 which was previously donned by Davis Kasirye.
Congolese forward Tshisungu Kankonde will don shirt 21 which was previously donned by Sam Ssenyonjo
Moses Waiswa Ndhondhi will don shirt 23 which was previously donned by Bukenya Joseph.
Daniel Isiagi will don shirt 30 which was previously donned by Juma Ibrahim.
Rogers Atube and Haruna Lukwago will don shirts 33 and 34 respectively.
Peter Magambo has not been licensed for the first round of the 2022/23 season. The defender is recovering from a knee injury sustained during pre-season that will keep him out for the most part of the first round. He has already embarked on rehabilitation and should be up for consideration in the second round of the season.
Herbert Achai has also not been licensed for the first round of the 2022/23 season. The left-back underwent knee surgery during pre-season. He is expected back in the second round of the 2022/23 season.
The other player without a license for the first round of the 2022/23 season is Andrew Kawooya. The youthful player will be up for consideration in the second round of the season.
Teenagers Mwanje Elvis Eddy and Enyou Allan have been loaned to Elite Flacons in the United Arab Emirates while Juma Ibrahim has been loaned to C.D Leganes in Spain.
KCCA FC has utilized all its slots for the 32 licenses. However, only 29 players are eligible to play for the club while 3 players have been loaned out.
Full 2022/23 KCCA FC squad
|NO.||NAME||POSITION||JERSEY NO:||NAME ON JERSEY|
|5||SSENOGA MUHAMMAD KAGAWA||MIDFIELDER||6||KAGAWA|
|11||MWIRUSI ALI RAMADHAN||GOALKEEPER||14||MWIRUSI|
|17||MATO ROGERS KASSIM||MIDFIELDER||22||MATO|
|18||WAISWA MOSES NDHONDHI||MIDFIELDER||23||WAISWA|
|19||WASSWA GEOFFREY||DEFENDER||24||WASSWA G.|
|21||WASSWA EMMANUEL ALEX||MIDFIELDER||26||WASSWA E.|
|24||OCHAN DERRICK||GOALKEEPER||29||OCHAN D.|
|25||ISIAGI DANIEL OPOLOT||FORWARD||30||ISIAGI|
|26||JURUA HASSAN ALIDRO||DEFENDER||32||JURUA|