Kampala, 21 July 2021. Newly appointed Uganda National team Coach, Shilla Omuriwe Buyungo has summoned a strong 18-man squad for the men’s African Nations Championship between 16th August and 19th September 2021
Omuriwe, who took over the mantle from re-deployed Nason Bwesigye kept a bulk of Bwesigye’s squad for the mission.
Former Captain Dickens Otim, George Aporu and Emma Elanyu are the most experienced on the 18 man squad.
Rookies; Brian Atuhaire, Gideon Angiro, Emmanuel Okia, Nathan Okare, Moses Odeke and Marino Oboke will have to prove their worth to make the final 14-man squad to the championship.
Omuriwe will be assisted by Technical Advisor Nason Bwesigye and Luke Eitit.
Vice President Ahmed Kiggundu will be the Team Manager for this Championship
The team will enter a bubble for a residential training next week.
Volleyball Cranes Squad summoned:
- Allan Ejiet – KAVC
- Bernard Malinga – Nemostars
- Brian Atuhaire – Sport-S
- Daudi Okello – KAVC
- Dickens Otim – Sport -S
- Emma Elanyu – Nemostars
- Emmanuel Okia -Ndejje
- George Aporu – Nemostars
- Gideon Angiro – KCCA
- Ivan Ongom – OBB
- Johnson Rukundo – Sport -S
- Jonathan Tumukunde – Nemostars
- Marino Oboke – Sport-S
- Moses Odeke – UCU
- Nathan Okare -OBB
- Sam Engwau – VVC
- Sharif Nabanji – OBB
- Smith Okumu – Nemostars