Uganda cranes encounter with Ethiopia Walia stars at the Hawassa International Stadium in the international friendly purposed for AFCON qualifiers preparation ended in a goalless draw.
The efforts of both sides in accessing their opponents back of the net remained futile as the defenses were solid.
The cranes side that played with the absence of first team Captain Denis Onyango due to his commitment at club level, was led by Hassan Wasswa, however had un usual faces such as Robert Kakeeto and others. Onyango and other summoned players from KCCA will join the team before opening group match.
Uganda Cranes will play next Senegal in Dakar City on the 5th of June 2017 before finally meeting Cape Verde on 10th the same month in the opening group L match at Estádio da Várzea, Praia City as the Ethiopians will play Ghana.
Uganda Cranes XI: Ismael Watenga (G.K), Nico Wakiro Wadada, Godfrey Walusimbi, Murushid Jjuuko, Bernard Muwanga, Wasswa Hassan, Robert Kakeeto, Khalid Aucho,Emmanuel Arnold Okwi, Farouk Miya, Chrizestom Ntambi
Changes: Martin Kizza replaced ChrizsetomNtambi, Milton Karisa replaced Robert Kakeeto, Muhammed Shaban replaced Emma Okwi, Nelson Senkatuka replaced Faruku Miya, Deus Bukenya replaced Khalid Aucho, Savio Kabugo replaced Hassan Wasswa
Sub Not Used: Saidi Keni
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