KCCA FC yesterday through their official website released the full list of 29 licensed players to play for the club in the 2022/23 season.
The Kasasiro boys who were busy in the preseason with friendly games around the continent plus notable siginings which saw the return of midfielder Allan Okello to the team.
KCCA FC will miss services of defenders Peter Magambo and Herbert Achai who have been sidelined due to injury. Magambo a flamboyant defender whom KCCA depended on a lot during the 2020/2021 season is recovering from a knee injury sustained during pre-season that will keep him out for the most part of the first round, less was seen of him last season after he spent much of it injured. He has already embarked on rehabilitation and should be up for consideration in the second round of the season.
Winger back Herbert Achai who also appeared in the Uganda Premier team of last season has also not been licensed for the first round of the 2022/23 season due to knee surgery during pre-season and he is expected back in the second round of the 2022/23 season.
Here is a list of the 29 players who ;
New Shirt Numbers.
Skipper Benjamin Ochan will don shirt 1 which was previously donned by custodian Ali Mwirusi. Mwirusi will now don shirt 14 previously donned by Sadat Anaku.
Julius Poloto takes over shirt 7 previously donned by Gift Ali.
Mato Rogers takes over shirt 22 which was previously donned by Poloto. Mato’s previous shirt number 3 will remain vacant.
Defender Mujuzi Musitafa will don shirt 2.
Teenager Saidi Mayanja has been handed shirt 4 previously donned by Musa Ramathan.
Ssenoga Muhammad Kagawa will don shirt 6 which was previously donned by Mazengo Stefano Loro.
Allan Okello takes over the famous shirt 10 which was previously donned by Yassar Mugerwa. Okello donned shirt 25 during his first stint at KCCA FC.
Shaban Muhammad will don shirt 11 which was previously donned by Samson Kigozi. Shaban donned shirt 21 during his first stint at KCCA FC.
Teenager Faisal Wabyoona will don shirt 20 which was previously donned by Davis Kasirye.
Congolese forward Tshisungu Kankonde will don shirt 21 which was previously donned by Sam Ssenyonjo
Moses Waiswa Ndhondhi will don shirt 23 which was previously donned by Bukenya Joseph.
Daniel Isiagi will don shirt 30 which was previously donned by Juma Ibrahim.
Rogers Atube and Haruna Lukwago will don shirts 33 and 34 respectively.
Teenagers Mwanje Elvis Eddy and Enyou Allan have been loaned to Elite Flacons in the United Arab Emirates while Juma Ibrahim has been loaned to C.D Leganes in Spain.