- Saturday January 21, 2017
- Egypt Vs Uganda – Stade de Port Gentil, 10pm (EAT)
- Follow the match live updates on Airtel Football social media platforms
Uganda Cranes coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredejovic has named the starting line against Egypt.
Serb has made three changes to the side that started against Ghana Black Stars on Tuesday.
Returning to the starting line-up is Murushid Jjuuko who displaces Isaac Isinde at the heart of defence and Khalid Aucho who makes the team ahead of Michael Azira in central midfield.
Godfrey Walusimbi starts at the left back role as Joseph Ochaya is pushed further to the offensive side to send William Luwagga to the bench.
The rest of the players are maintained.
The match will be handled by Senegalese referee, Malang Diédhiou, who was voted the 2016 CAF Best Referee.
Uganda Cranes XI:
Dennis Onyango (GK), Dennis Iguma, Godfrey Walusimbi, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, Murushid Juuko, Khalid Aucho, Geofrey ‘Baba’ Kizito, Tonny Mawejje, Faruku Miya, Geoffrey Massa (Capt), Joseph Ochaya