Uganda U17 National Team Head Coach Hamzah Lutalo has named the final squad that will take part in the TotalEnergies U17 Africa Cup of Nations Zonal (CECAFA) Qualifiers between 30th September- 10th October 2022 in Ethiopia.
The contingent left on Sunday morning aboard Ethiopian Airlines with 22 players for the tournament that will in Addis Ababa at Abebe Bikila Stadium.
Uganda is in group B alongside Rwanda, Burundi, Djibouti and Sudan.
Group A: Ethiopia, Tanzania, South Sudan, Eritrea and Somalia
The Team will kick start the tournament against Djibouti on Saturday 1st October 2022.
Three days later, the Cubs will then face Burundi on Matchday two.
Matchday three games in Group B will take place on 7th October with Uganda facing Sudan.
Lutalo’s charges will complete group business on 13th October against neighbours Rwanda.
The semifinals will take place on the 16th of October while the final will come on the 19th of the same month.
Uganda will seek to advance to the finals for the third successive time including the 2021 edition that was canceled due to COVID-19.
John Makumbu- Royal Giant High School, Mityana
Siraje Etuta-Buddo SS
Elisa Talemwa-ST Pontiano SS, Ngondwe
Farouk Lubega- Buddo SS
Jamal Ssemwogerere- Buddo SS
Hakim Wandera- Prosper SA
Steven Mugisha- Latifah Mixed SS
Edgar Kiggundu-Buddo SS
Najib Nalingi- Royal Giant High School, Mityana
Jamil Ed Rashid-Royal Giant High School, Mityana
Pius Oyirwoth-Janan SS
Hafidhu Ssonko Ssembatya- Kampala Junior Team
Patrick Ouke- Prosper SA
Patrick Ssembusi-Janan SS
Elvis Ssekajugo- Royal Giant High School, Mityana
Abubakali Walusimbi-St Mary’s SS, Kitende
Martin Nsimbe-Buddo SS
Richard Okello- BUL FC JT
Farouk Tumwesigye- Big Talent SA
Alex Yiga- KCCA FC SA
Frank Ssekanjako- ST Pontiano SS, Ngondwe
Arafat Nkoola- ST Pontiano SS, Ngondwe
Leader Of Delegation – Sam Mpiima
Head Coach – Hamzah Lutalo
Assistant Coach – Brian Ssenyondo
Goalkeeping Coach – Mubarak Kiberu
Fitness Coach – Simeon Massa
Team Manager – Bashir Mutyaba
Team Doctor – Michael Kamu Gumisiriza
Kits Manager – Veron Noah Ddamba
Team Media Officer – Joel Kivumbi
FUFA Staff – Mansoor Azed Kimumwe
Source: FUFA Website