Onyango, Miya top Uganda 30-man list for Nigeria friendly

The veteran Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper and the talented Croatia-based attacking midfielder have been named for the Cranes' fixtures in November

Denis Onyango, Farouk Miya and 28 others have been named for Uganda's upcoming African Cup of Nations qualifying clash against Cape Verde and Nigeria friendly.
 
The Cranes are top of Group L with ten points and need just a point to qualify for next year's Afcon in Cameroon.

And coach Sebastien Desabre have handed invites to 14 home-based players with HNK Gorica attacking midfielder Miya - who netted thrice, including a sensational free kick, in October's doubleheader win over Lesotho - leading the remaining 16 foreign pros.
 
On November 17, they face the Islanders at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole before taking on Gernot Rohr's side at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on November 20.

Full squad

Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns), Jamal Salim (El Meriekh), Charles Lukwago (KCCA FC) and Nicholas Sebwato (Onduparaka FC)

Defenders: Isaac Isinde (Kirinya Jinja SS), Murushid Juuko (Simba SC), Timothy Awanyi (KCCA FC), Denis Iguma ( Kazma FC), Nicholas Wadada (Azam FC), Godfrey Walusimbi (Kaizer Chiefs), Isaac Muleme (Haras El Hodood), Bernard Muwanga (KCCA FC), Yayo Kato Lutimba (Vipers SC), Joseph Ochaya (TP Mazembe), Hassan Wasswa (El Geish)

Midfielders: Khalid Aucho (Church Hill Brothers, India), Ibrahim Saddam Juma (KCCA FC), Tadeo Lwanga (Vipers SC), Allan Kateregga (Cape Town City), Farouk Miya (Gorica), Ambrose Kirya (Sc Villa), Moses Waisswa (Vipers SC), Milton Karisa (MC Oujda), Allan Kyambadde (KCCA FC),

Forwards: Dan Serunkuma (Vipers SC), Vianne Sekajugo (Onduparaka FC), Emma Okwi (Simba SC), Edrisa Lubega (SV Ried), Derrick Nsibambi (Smouha), Patrick Kaddu (KCCA FC)
 
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr released a 23-man squad for the game, and the crucial South Africa clash also scheduled for November 17.