Uganda Cranes' Fahad Bayo controls the ball

The Uganda Cranes starting line up has been released for the Malawi clash at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole today.

Farouk Miya warms up – UGAMAL

Team captain Denis Onyango starts in goal for the outfit. Joseph Ochaya, Murishid Juuko, Nico Wadada and Bevis Mugabi start in defence.

Micheal Azira, Kizito Luwagga and Khalid Aucho make the midfield.

The trio of Al Ittihad’s Emmanuel Arnold Okwi, Vipers’ Fahad Bayo and Faruku Miya who features at Turkey’s top flight side Konyaspor Football Club lead the quest for the much needed goals.

The match will be handled by Sudanese referees.

Uganda Cranes XI: Dennis Onyango (GK, Captain), Nico Wakiro Wadada, Joseph Benson Ochaya,  Bevis Mugabi, Murushid Juuko, Khalid Aucho, Mike Azira, Faruku Miya, Emmanuel Arnold Okwi, Fahad Bayo, William Luwagga Kizito

Subs: Robert Odongkara (GK), Charles Lukwago (GK), Halid Lwaliwa, Taddeo Lwanga, William Kizito, Allan Kyambadde, Fahad Bayo, Allan Okello, Isaac Muleme, Nico Wakiro Wadada, Timothy Denis Awany, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, Henry Patrick Kaddu