Uganda Cubs head coach Hamza Lutalo has released a provisional Squad of 41players to prepare for the 2021 AFCON U17 Championship.The tournament will be hosted by Morocco next month.
The squad will report to Njeru camp on 9th Tuesday, FUFA has revealed that the players will report to the camp on Tuesday at the FUFA Techinical Centre in Njeru.
Two foreign based players have been added onto the squad that qualified for the tournament afterwinning the CECAFA region.
These are Nsambu Lloyd Tendo son of former legislator and FIFA international agent Alintuma Nsambu. He is currently playing for FC Metz in France. The other is Basil Tenywa Tuma of Eton College in the United Kingdom.
Cubs reached this stage after winning the CECAFA U17 Championship held in Rwanda last year to return to the Continent for another straight edition.
Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Tanzania, South Africa, Zambia and hosts Morocco are some of the countries to take part at this year’s Championship.
This, will be the first edition in Africa U-17 Cup of Nations to have expanded to 12 teams instead of eight.
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Uganda Cubs Provisional Squad:
Magada Abdu (Busoga United FC JT), Mwebe Henry (Express FC JT), Oyirwoth Humphrey (Express FC JT), Kamya Shamulan (Bright Stars FC JT), Ssekamwa Salim Abdul (Synergy FC), Ocama Daniel Ogwal (Boro Boro Super Sport)
Isiko Ismail (Sunset Academy-Mbale), Mulema Vincent (Kyetume FC JT), Ssonko Ssembatya Hafidhu (Kampala Junior Team), Anywar Abdul (Kibuli SS), Mungufeni Yabezi (Matete Comprehensive Seed), Ibrahim Juma (KCCA FC SA), Luyima Enock (Volf SA), Nsambu Lloyd Tendo (Metz FC U17, France), Gava Peter (Express FC JT), Madoi Ronald (Wakiso Giants FC JT),
Irinimbabazi Ivan (Bright Stars FC JT), Ssembusi Reagan (Kampala Junior Team), Jemba Abudshakur Ramsey (Isra SA), Alafi Ceasor (Matete Comprehensive Seed), Mukiibi Sadi (Devine Soccer ministries Academy), Mwokye Ronald (Dynamic SS), Mutyaba Travis (Vipers SC JT), Mulindwa Wycliff (Nakaseke international School), Ssekajugo Elvis (Bright Stars FC JT), Mutebi Hakim (St Henrys College-Kitovu), Mwanje Elvis Eddy (KCCA FC SA), Mudiba Samir (Express FC JT),
Magogo Shafiq (KCCA FC SA), Mubiru Hassan (Express FC JT), Mawa Oscar (KCCA FC SA), Jumbe Fahad (Vipers SC JT), Nyongesa Christopher (Rock High School-Tororo), Basil Tenywa Tuma (Eton College, United Kingdom), Bugembe Issa (Bright Stars FC JT), Mayanja Abu (Synergy FC), Khayemba Usama (Nkoma SS, Mbale), Mukiibi Marvin (Wakiso Giants FC), Yahaya Toure (Oasis Primary school-Arua), Nyongesa Christopher (True Vine Soccer Academy), Busolo Paul (SC Villa JT)
Uganda Cubs Officials:
Head Coach : Hamuza Lutalo
Assistant Coach: Brian Ssenyondo
Goalkeeping Coach :Kiberu Mubarak
Team Manager : Bashir Mutyaba
Team Doctor :Micheal Lule
Media Officer : Lawrence Bwanika