Striker Patrick Kaddu has been named in Uganda Cranes squad to face Tanzania in a friendly this week.
The Cranes will face Taifa Stars on Thursday at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam.
The friendly is part of events to commemorate Tanzania’s 60 years of Independence.
Kaddu currently has no club since leaving his Moroccan club RS Berkane.
The former KCCA FC strikee is mostly remembered for scoring Uganda Cranes goal against Cape Verde that took the team back to 2019.
Coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic summoned a total of 18 locally based players set to fly out to Dar.
Uganda will use the friendly as preparations for the 2022 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) Qualifiers.
Micho is quoted by FUFA website: “We have started preparations for the qualification campaign of CHAN 2022 in Algeria. This gives us the opportunity to widen the pool of players.”
Uganda Cranes Players Summoned
Goalkeepers: Joel Mutakubwa (ExpressFC), Jack Komakech (Vipers SC)
Defenders: James Begisa (UPDF FC), Ibrahim Juma (KCCA FC), Najib Fesali (URA FC), Joseph Bright Vuni (Arua Hill SC), Farouk Katongole (URA FC)
Midfielders: George Kasonko (BUL FC), John Byamukama (Express FC), Joseph Akandwanaho (Express FC), Travis Mutyaba (SC Villa), Steven Munguchi (Gaddafi FC), Frank Ssenyondo (Wakiso Giants FC), Frank Mulimi (Gaddafi FC)
Forwards: Ivan Asaba (Vipers SC), Alfred Leku (Arua Hill), Samuel Ssenyonjo (KCCA FC), Patrick Kaddu (Unattached)