Uganda team to face Comoros named

Miya (10) in action for Uganda in a past game

Miya (10) in action for Uganda in a past game

The Uganda national team Uganda Cranes’ head coach Milutin Micho Sredojevic has released his team that will be taking on Comoros in their final clash of Group D at the Nelson Mandela Stadium in Namboole, Kampala.

The match holds the key for Uganda as far as qualification for the continental tournament is concerned and the coach will want to get the best from his team.

He has picked on former Gor Mahia midfielder Khalid Aucho to start in midfield while Kenya based defender Godfrey Walusimbi will be starting from the bench as South Africa based Dennis Onyango starts in goal ahead of Jamal Salim.

Geoffrey Massa, the skipper and Farouk Miya will lead the goal hunt for the hosts while Tanzania based Murshid Jjuuko will man the defence line supported by Nicholas Wadada, Joseph Ochaya and Isaac Isinde.

Starting XI: Denis Onyango (GK), Nicholas Wadada, Joseph Ochaya, Isaac Isinde, Murushid Jjuuko, Khalid Aucho, Tonny Mawejje, Moses Oloya, Geoffrey Massa (Captain), Farouk Miya and William Luwagga Kizito

Substitutes: Jamal Salim (GK), Geoffrey Sserunkuma, Yunus Sentamu, Godfrey Walusimbi, Ivan Ntege, Emmanuel Okwi, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda