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More players join Uganda Cranes camp

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The Uganda Cranes camp is in bouyant mood after more foreign based players arrived in the country and joined the team base at the Cranes Paradise Hotel in Kisaasi.

Joseph Ochaya (with the ball) in training
Ochaya was part of the  team in the morning at the St Mary’s stadium- kitende whereas the  other 3 who arrived after training could only be part of the evening stretching and conditioning session.
Players stretching in Sunday’s training session
Uganda will play host to Burkina Faso on Wednesday 24th March in the second last group B  2021 Total Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier game before taking on Malawi in the final group fixture four days later.
A total of 18 players took part in the morning training session under the guidance of Assistant coaches Abdallah Mubiru, Livingstone Mbabazi and Fred Kajoba (goalkeeping coach)
Midfielder Bobosi Byaruhanga passes the ball
The session was also followed by FUFA President Eng.  Moses Magogo who was accompanied by the FUFA communications Director Ahmed Hussein. After the training session the President briefly checked on the players in the dressing room as he promised to pay them another visit before the match on Wednesday.
Taddeo Lwanga in control of the ball as Emmanuel Okwi closes in.
Left-back Musitafa Kiiza in action
Striker Yunus Ssentamu charges in training

The quartet of seasoned defender cum left winger Joseph Ochaya, midfielders Moses Waiswa and Allan Kyambadde plus Sweden based defender Ronald Mukiibi  have joined the team bringing the total to 21 players of the 29 expected.

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