Uganda U20 head coach Morley Byekwaso has officially confirmed his 20-man squad that will feature for the 2019 CECAFA U20 tournament to be hosted in Gulu and FUFA Technical Centre Njeru
The team has a blend of players who have Uganda Premier League experience, the national team as well as youngsters who are coming up in the game.
Bright Anukani is currently away with the Uganda Cranes that travelled to Burundi for the CHAN 2020 qualifier but is set to return for the junior team.
Uganda is in Group A with Eritrea, Djibouti and Burundi.
The final Uganda U20 Hippos squad:
- Jack Komakech (Soccer for Good)
- Dennis Otim (Mbarara FC)
- Patrick Mubiru (Bright stars)
- Kevin Ssekimbegga (Express FC)
- Justine Opiro(KCCA JT)
- Aziz Kayondo (Vipers SC)
- Robert Kitabalwa (St Mary’s Kitende)
- Gavin Kizito Mugweri (SC Villa)
- Kenneth Semakula (Busoga United)
- Derrick Kigundu (Buddo SS)
- Joseph Kafumbe (KCCA FC)
- Davis Ssekajja (B Stars)
- Hassan Ssenyonjo (Wakiso Giants)
- Bright Anukani (Proline FC)
- Steven Sserwadda (KCCA FC)
- Sadat Anaku (KCCA FC)
- Isma Mugulusi (Busoga United)
- Ivan Bogere (Proline FC)
- Ivan Asaba (St Mary’s Kitende)
- Sadam Maseruka (Bul FC)
- Najib Yiga (Vipers Junior Team)
Uganda’s opening match will be against Eritrea on Saturday, September 21 at Pece Stadium at 4PM.
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