Recently, Uganda Cranes have been engaged in at least one international friendly match prior to a crucial qualifiers match.
It has become a common place and with the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers set to start in June, the Cranes will play a friendly match ahead of the first match of qualifiers against Cape Verde.
According to coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojević, the Cranes will face a top African team.
Delighted that before AFCON qualifier vs CAPE VERDE in JUNE we got International friendly match as general checkup vs top class AFRICAN team
— MICHOcoach-WOLF OF SERBIA (@michocoach) April 11, 2017
Uganda Cranes last international friendly was against Kenya which ended in a 1-1 draw with debutant Moses Waiswa’s stunner cancelling Micheal Olunga’s strike at Kenyatta Stadium.