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SC Villa quartet Leads Uganda Cranes in International Friendly Against Kuwait

Four SC Villa players, including Skipper Kenneth Semakula, Youngster Patrick Jonah Kakande, Gavin Kizito, and Ronald Sekiganda, have secured spots in the final traveling squad of the Uganda Cranes set to face Kuwait in an international friendly

Unfortunately, Lutalo Umar was dropped from the squad due to a muscle injury and is currently undergoing rehabilitation at the club training grounds.

The quartet from SC Villa was among the 22-man traveling squad named by Uganda Cranes Head Coach Put Paul Joseph. The team departed for Cairo, Egypt, on Monday at 6 p.m. (EAT).

The entire traveling squad is exclusively comprised of players plying their trade in Uganda. The Uganda Cranes are scheduled to play against Kuwait on Friday, January 19th, in Cairo, Egypt.

Travelling Uganda Cranes Squad:

Goalkeepers: Hannington Ssebwalunyo (Maroons FC) and Tom Ikara (BUL FC

Defenders: Kenneth Semakula (SC Villa), Gavin Kizito Mugweri (SC Villa), Rashid Okocha (NEC FC), Patrick Bayiga (Maroons FC), Rogers Torach (Vipers SC), Livingstone Mulondo (Vipers SC), Nicholas Mweere (BUL FC), and Hudu Mulikyi (URA FC)

Midfielders: Ronald Ssekiganda (SC Villa), Ashiraf Mugume (KCCA FC), Bright Anukani (Vipers SC), Ramz Kawooya (Express FC), Laban Tibiita (URA FC), and Allan Oyirwoth (MYDA FC)

Forwards: Nelson Senkatuka (Soltilo Bright Stars FC), Alex Kitatta (BUL FC), Denis Omedi (Kitara FC), Usama Arafat Kiza (KCCA FC), Patrick Jonah Kakande (SC Villa), and Muhammad Shaban (KCCA FC)