KCCA striker Geoffery Sserunkuma came on to secure a win for Cranes against Cape Verde in Praia. He come on and in the 83th minute he scored from his first touch. The goal let Uganda Cranes win the game and taking all the three points and giving it a lead on the table of group L.
Goalkeeper Denis Onyango will captained Uganda Cranes in their opening African Nations Cup match against Cape Verde.
KCC’s on-form striker Derrick Nsibambi started, as Emmanuel Okwi made a comeback.
The team: Denis Onyango, Nicholas Wadada, Godfrey Walusimbi, Bernard Muwanga, Murushid Juuko, Khalid Aucho, Hassan Wasswa, Miya Faruku, Derrick Nsibambi, Emmanuel Okwi and Isaac Muleme.
Substitutes: Benjamin Ochan (GK), Ismail Watenga (GK), Denis Okot, Timothy Awanyi, Robert Kakeeto, Milton Kariisa, Geoffrey Serunkuma & Muhammad Shaban