Two New Faces In KCCA FC 18-Man Squad To Burundi


KCCA FC have included two new faces in their 18-man squad to Burundi for Nkurunziza Cup.

The two new players are midfielders Faisal Wabyoona and Said Mayanja.

The Club has not revealed their status, but it’s expected that they might sign for Morley Byekwaso’s side in case they impress.

Wabyoona who is a product of Eddy Kenzo’s Talent Academy, was part of Uganda Hippos squad that reached the AFCON U20 Championship.

Faisal Wabyoona

Mayanja on the other hand, came through the ranks of Edgar’s Academy and featured for Mawokota in the Masaza Cup last season.

New signing Moses Waiswa who joined as a free agent after ending his deal at SuperSport United, has also travelled with the team.

A couple of first team players – including Patrick Kaddu and Erisa Ssekisambu who reportedly ended their stay at the club – have been excluded.

Samson Kigozi, Davis Kasirye, Yasser Mugerwa, Denis Iguma, Gift Ali and Brian Aheebwa are not part of the travelling Contingent as well.

KCCA FC Players departing to Burundi. Club media photo

KCCA FC who finished 18 points below champions Vipers, was invited by Burundian side, Aigle Noir Sports Club to take part in the “Nkurunziza Cup” Match organized each year in memory of Late President Pierre Nkurunziza.

And the club will stay in Burundi until 27th June 2022.

KCCA FC Players To Burundi:

Goalkeepers – Ali Mwirusi, Derrick Ochan

Defenders – Juma Ibrahim, John Revita, Peter Magambo, Filbert Obenchan, Innocent Wafula.

Midfielders – Ashraf Mugume, Faisal Wabyoona, Brian Majwega, Said Mayanja, Moses Waiswa, Ayella Dominic, Rogers Mato. Usama Arafati

Strikers – Charles Lwanga, Sadat Anaku, Julius Poloto.



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