COSAFA U17 Women:Team Uganda Departs To Mauritius

Team Uganda posse for a group photo at Entebbe before departure

Uganda U17 national girls team departed to Mauritius today evening for COSAFA U17 Women championship slated to start on 20th September 2019 at Port Luis.

The team that is under the guidance of women’s football genius Ayub Khalifa has been in residential camp for ten days at Njeru Technical Centre and hope for better representation of the country.

Kunuhira Margret of Kawempe Muslim

Uganda which was pitted in group A against the hosts, Mauritius, will start the fight against Zambia on 20th September before facing the hosts Mauritius and Comoros on 24th September.

The full travelling list of players:

Nyayenga Daphine (GK) (Uganda Martyrs HS), Namusisi Joan (GK) (Mukono HS), and Nasasira Gift (GK) (Gadafi Integrated).
Defenders -Akadinda Gilian (Olila HS), Atwine Precious (Upper Hill College), Musibika Stella (Kawempe Muslim SS), Akiror Patricia (Masaka SS) and Kabarwani Cissy (King of Kings).
Midfielders are Namaganda Zaitun (Taggy HS), Komuntale Sumayah (King of Kings), Nadunga Bira (Olila HS), Nakacwa Kevin (Uganda Martyrs HS), Nangonzi Maureen (Mukono HS), and Nakacwa Samali (Kawempe Muslim SS).

Forwards Nalukenge Juliet (Kawempe Muslim SS) Najjemba Fauzia (Mukono HS), Nagadya Catherine (Katuuso Community SS), Kunihira Margret (Kawempe Muslim), Nyinagahirwa Shakira (Kawempe Muslim SS), and Nandago Hadijah (Kawempe Muslim SS)


  • Leader of Delegation: Chris Kalibbala
  • Head Coach: Ayub Khalifa
  • Assistant Coach: Hadijah Namuyanja
  • Team Trainer:  Olive Mbekeka
  • Goalkeeping Coach: James Magala
  • Team Coordinator: Jackson Nyiima
  • Team Doctor: Stella Nankumba
  • Equipment Manager: Cissy Nakiguba
  • Media Officer: Alex Kasirye
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