A contingent of 30 left Uganda for Eritrea on Thursday morning ahead of the CECAFA U15 tournament that will take place in Eritrea.
The departed squad that has 20 players and ten officials will represent Uganda in the championship that will kick off on Friday 16th August.
The team is coached by Jackson Magera who is assisted by Hamza Lutalo and Mubarak Kiberu as the goalkeeping coach.
Before its departure, Uganda U15 had passed tests against Jinja SS with a 3-0 win and a 5-0 victory over Rays of Grace that clinched Odilo maiden championship.
Uganda that was placed in group B will open up the campaign against Ethiopia on Saturday 17th before South Sudan on Tuesday next week.
Uganda will later play the final game of group B against Rwanda on Saturday 24th August.
Full traveled Squad:
Mukisa Daniel (Kawempe Muslim SS), Taremwa Elisa (Light Africa SS), Gubya Rickson Peter (Juventus-Namasuba)
Mutyaba Travis (Kawempe Royal College), Kalisa Shugai (Kawempe Muslim SS), Magogo Shafiq (Kibuli SS), Ssonko Ssembatya Hafidhu (Kampala Junior Team), Waswanga Shafik (Football for Good Academy), Kaddu Caros (Kabowa Youth), Mutebi Samuel (Bishops SS Mukono), Peter Gava (Buddo SS), Mulema Vincent (Bishops SS-Mukono), Kigozi Najib (St. Mary’s Kitende), Ssekibengo Godfrey (St Henry’s College-Kitovu), Muliika Patrick (Kako SS), Ouke Patrick (Sparta 09), Ogwalo Devis (Buddo SS), Nsereko Abdu (Super Heroes), Kasanya Leonard (Rays of Grace), Kyeyune Abbas (Kampala Junior Team)