By Kiyimba Bruno
FIFA is to come to Uganda to do medical check up for the Uganda cranes players before going for the African cup of nations.
The dates of coming have not yet been announced by the international leading body FIFA.
In response, the cranes team coach Micho has called for a 40 mans tentative squad. It is from this squad that the coach shall choose the final 20 mans squad to represent the nation in Gabon.
The full Squad goes as follows
Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundown, South Africa), Robert Odongkara (St George, Ethiopia), Jamal Salim (El Merriekk, Sudan), Isma Watenga (Vipers, Uganda), Benjamin Ochan (KCCA, Uganda)
Defenders: Ronald Mukiibi (Östersunds FK, Sweden), Denis  Iguma (Al Ahed, Lebanon), Joseph Nsubuga (SC Villa Jogoo, Uganda), Nicholas Wadada (Vipers, Uganda), Joseph Ochaya (KCCA, Uganda), Shafiq Batambuze (Tusker, Kenya), Murushid Juuko (Simba, Tanzania), Isaac Isinde (St George, Ethiopia), Timothy Dennis Awany (KCCA, Uganda), Richard Kassaga Jjuuko (URA, Uganda), Halid Lwaliwa (Vipers, Uganda), Rashid ‘Mertasacker’ Toha (Onduparaka, Uganda)
Midfielders: Khalid Aucho (Baroka, South Africa), Tonny Mawejje (Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur, Iceland), Hassan Wasswa Mawanda (Vipers, Uganda), Mike Azira (Colorado Rapids, USA), Geofrey ‘Baba ‘Kizito (Than Quảng Ninh, Vietnam), Kizito Kezironi (Vipers, Uganda), Muzamiru Mutyaba (KCCA, Uganda), Yassar Mugerwa (St George, Ethiopia), Ibrahim Saddam Juma (Express, Uganda), Moses Oloya (Kuban Kransnodor, Russia), William Kizito Luwagga (Rio Ave, Portugal), Godfrey ‘Jajja Walu’ Walusimbi (Gor Mahia, Kenya), Paul Mucurezi (KCCA, Uganda), Martin Kiiza (SC Villa, Uganda) and Abdulmalick Vitalis Tabu (SC Villa, Uganda)
Strikers: Faruku Miya (Standard Liege, Belgium), Geofrey Massa (Baroka, South Africa), Geofrey Sserunkuma (KCCA, Uganda), Muhammed ‘Jaggarson’ Shaban (Onduparaka, Uganda), Yunus Sentamu (Ilves, Finnland), Derrick Nsibambi (KCCA, Uganda), Edrisa Lubega (Proline, Uganda), Erisa Ssekisambu (Vipers, Uganda)