CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup
Uganda vs Djibouti
StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo
Sunday, 15-12-2019 @4pm
Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry has named his starting XI that will take on Djibouti in the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup at the StarTimes Stadium Lugogo this Sunday.
Uganda is attempting to win all their group stage games after victories in all the first three.
In the team announced on Sunday afternoon, defenders John Revita and Paul Willa returned to the starting list after being rested in the victory against Eritrea.
Paul Mbowa is slotted in at left-back to replace Mustafa Kizza who is rested for this match while Musitafa Mujuzi joins the central defense to partner with Revita.
Youngster Karim Watambala makes a come back in the first eleven together with Nicolas Kasozi and Muzamiru Mutyaba.
Busoga United forward Joel Madondo will lead the striking line alongside Viane Sekaajugo and Joachim Ojera on the left and right flanks respectively.
Midfielders Allan Okello, Bright Anukani, Shafiq Kagimu and striker Fahad Bayo who started in the first two games are rested plus KCCA FC goalkeeper Charles Lukwago.
Uganda is top of Group A with a perfect nine points from three games.
They defeated Burundi 2-1, Somalia 2-0 and Eritrea 2-0.
Cranes starting XI against Djibouti
Joel Mutakubwa (GK, Kyetume FC), Paul Willa (Vipers SC), Musitafa Mujuzi i9(Proline FC), John Revita (KCCA FC), Paul Mbowa (URA FC), Nicolas Kasozi (KCCA FC), Muzamiru Mutyaba (KCCA FC), Karim Watambala (Vipers SC), Joachim Ojera (URA FC), Joel Madondo (Busoga United), Viane Sekajugo (Wakiso Giants)
Charles Lukwago (GK) (KCCA FC), Halid Lwaliwa (Vipers SC), Mustafa Kizza (KCCA FC), Shafiq Kagimu (URA FC), Bright Anukani (Proline FC), Allan Okello (KCCA FC), Fahad Bayo (Vipers SC), Ben Ocen (Police FC), Steven Mukwala (Maroons FC)