Midfielder Gift Ali is among the five KCCA FC players who will miss the league opener against Bright Stars.
On Thursday, KCCA FC visit Bright Stars in the 2020/21 UPL season opener at Kavumba Recreational centre at 4pm.
Gigi, as commonly known in the football circles, was by far KCCA FC’s best player last season.
He will miss the encounter due to an injury, club manager Mike Mutebi has confirmed.
Vice captain Julius Poloto, striker Sadat Anaku, Defender John Revita and Moses Aliro are the other injured players.
Beside the mentioned, Mutebi said that his other players are in good conditions and ready to get the season underway.
The 13-time league champions lost the likes of Mustafa Kizza, Mike Mutyaba, Muzamir Mutyaba, Erisa Ssekisambu etc.
Stefano Mazengo Loro, Charles Lwanga and Ashraf Mugume are some of the new signings at the club who will be looking forward for the club debut on Thursday.
KCCA FC Squad this Season and their official Squad Numbers:
Mwirusi Ali Ramadhan (1), Kato Samuel Nemeyimana (2), Musana Hassan (3), Musa Ramathan (4), Revita John (5), Mazengo Loro Stefano (6), Gift Ali Abubakar (7), Ayella Dominic (8), Aheebwa Brian (9), Balinya Juma (10), Kigozi Samson Andrew (11), Kawooya Andrew (12), Magambo Peter (13), Anaku Sadat Happy (14), Mugume Ashraf (15), Achai Herbert (16), Keziron Kizito (17), Lwanga Charles (18), Sserwadda Steven (19), Anukani Bright (20), Ssenyonjo Samuel (21), Poloto Julius (22), Bukenya Joseph Kizza (23), Lukwago Charles (24), Iguma Denis (25), Aliro Moses Okabo (26), Kalanzi Moses (27), Obenchan Fillbert (28), Matovu Hassan Muyomba (29), Kafumbe Joseph (30).