Uganda Cranes | KCCA FC trio makes travelling squad

By: Moses Magero
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Three KCCA FC players were named in the final traveling squad of the Uganda Cranes set to face Kuwait in an international friendly game this week on Friday, January 19, 2024.

The three are Shaban Muhammad, Usama Arafat Kiza, and Ashraf Mugume.

The trio was named in a 22-man travelling squad by Uganda Cranes Head Coach Put Paul Joseph.

Shaban is KCCA FC’s current top scorer and the Uganda Premier League’s overall joint second with eight goals, while the pair of Mugume and Usama are joint second for the club with four goals each this term.

The team departed for Cairo, Egypt, on Monday at 6 p.m. (EAT).

The team that travelled is fully comprised of players plying their trade in Uganda.

The Uganda Cranes will face Kuwait on Friday, January 19th, in Cairo, Egypt.

Shaban Muhammad

Travelling Squad

Goalkeepers
Hannington Ssebwalunyo (Maroons FC) and Tom Ikara (BUL FC)

Defenders
Kenneth Semakula (SC Villa), Gavin Kizito Mugweri (SC Villa), Rashid Okocha (NEC FC), Patrick Bayiga (Maroons FC), Rogers Torach (Vipers SC), Livingstone Mulondo (Vipers SC), Nicholas Mweere (BUL FC), and Hudu Mulikyi (URA FC)

Midifielders
Ronald Ssekiganda (SC Villa), Ashiraf Mugume (KCCA FC), Bright Anukani (Vipers SC), Ramz Kawooya (Express FC), Laban Tibiita (URA FC), Allan Oyirwoth (MYDA FC)

Forwards
Nelson Senkatuka (Soltilo Bright Stars FC), Alex Kitatta (BUL FC), Denis Omedi (Kitara FC), Usama Arafat Kiza (KCCA FC), Patrick Jonah Kakande (SC Villa), and Muhammad Shaban (KCCA FC)

Usama Arafat

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