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Beach Soccer AFCON Qualifier 2018: Sand Cranes Starting team named for match against Ivory Coast in Abidjan

Beach Soccer AFCON Qualifier

Ivory Coast vs Uganda (Agg: 3:1)

Kickoff : 7PM EAT and 4PM  in Abidjan

Head coach Salim Jamal Muwonge of the Uganda National beach soccer team Sand Cranes has named his starting team to take on Ivory coast in the 2018 AFCON Qualifier second leg match in Abidjan on Friday evening.

Uganda Sand Cranes’ Douglas Muganga and Cote D’IVoire’s Sola Fabien Djere fight for ball possession during the first leg in Entebbe

The match kicks off at 7pm East African time and will be handled by Senegalese referees. Uganda is three hours ahead of  Ivory Coast.

After the pre-match meeting today, the Uganda Beach soccer contingent were given a guided tour of the  Ivory Coast Football Federation headquarters. The pre-match meeting was conducted at the FA Headquarters.

L-R Beach Soccer Delegate AnthonyTumwesigye, Leader of Delegation Rogers Byamukama, General Secretary Ivory Coast FA, FUFA Marketing Director Esther Musoke and Uganda Beach Soccer Association Chairman Deo Mutabazi.
Uganda Leader of Delegation Rogers Byamukama while at the  Ivory Coast FA offices

Sand Cranes lost to Ivory Coast 3-1 in the first leg of the qualifiers played at Spenah Beach Entebbe

Sand Cranes Starting team against Ivory Coast

1. Kibirig Meddie (GK)
2. Lule Paul
3. Kasujja Davis
4. Lwesibawa Godfrey
5. Ocen Ben

 On Bench
1. Lwamunda Nasser
2. Ochero Sulaiman
3. Muganga Douglas
4. Katwe Allan (Capt)
5. Wasswa Emmanuel Alex.

Head Coach: Muwonge Salim Jamal
Team Physician: Aduny Codian
Manager: Seguya Peter

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