Uganda Cranes coach Abdallah Mubiru has dropped five players ahead of their CHAN qualifier against Burundi.
Onduparaka FC captain Gaddafi Wahab, Kyetume FC goalkeeper Joel Mutakubwa, Maroons right back Eddy Kampapa, Police FC’s Samson Andrew and URA FC’s fullback Ashraf Mandela are the dropped players.
This is the latest development after Saidi Keni and Lubega Torres were replaced by James Alitho and Joel Madondo respectively.
The coach will further trim the squad to 18 players for the travelling contingent to Bujumbura.
KCCA FC players have joined the camp and are part of the team that will face CECAFA U20 bound team on Tuesday evening at Njeru.
The 27 Remaining Players
Goalkeepers: Lukwago Charles (KCCA FC), Mugabi Yasin (Wakiso Giants Fc), Alitho James (URA)
Defenders: Willa Paul (Vipers SC), Mustafa Mujuzi (Proline FC), Kizza Mustafa (KCCA FC), Revita John (KCCA FC), Lwaliwa Halid (Vipers SC), Mbowa Paul (URA FC), Galiwango Arafat (Police FC), Benson Tahomera (Kyetume FC).
Midfielders: Paul Mucureezi (Mbarara City FC), Kasozi Nicolas (KCCA FC), Mutyaba Muzamir (KCCA FC), Vianney Sekajugo (Wakiso Giants FC), Sulaiman Mutyaba (KCCA FC), Kagimu Shafiq (URA FC), Kayiwa Allan (Vipers SC), Okello Allan (KCCA FC), Bright Anukani (Proline FC), Sam Kintu (Proline FC), Kyeyune Saidi (URA FC), Owor David ( SC Villa ), Ssozi Yusuf ( Police FC).
Strikers: Bayo Fahad (Vipers SC), Sserunkuma Daniel (Vipers SC), Joel Madondo (Busoga United).