Bright Stars FC Captain Nelson Senkatuka has been called to the National senior team-Uganda Cranes to start preparations for the 2019 AFCON Qualifier against Lesotho on 13th October, 2018 at Mandela National Stadium.
Senkatuka is part of the 33 man Squad that has 17 local based players. He will link up in the National team with his club coach Fred Kajoba who is the goalkeeping coach.
However Senkatuka will need to put all his attention on club duty for now as the StarTimes Uganda Premier League kicks off on Friday with Bright Stars FC hosting Maroons FC in Mwererwe at the Champions Stadium.
Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns), Jamal Salim (El Meriekh), Charles Lukwago (KCCA FC) and Nicholas Sebwato (Onduparaka FC), Isaac Isinde (Kirinya Jinja SS), Murushid Juuko (Simba SC), Timothy Awanyi (KCCA FC), Denis Iguma (Kazma FC), Nicholas Wadada (Azam FC), Bernard Muwanga (KCCA FC), Godfrey Walusimbi (Kaizer Chiefs) FC, Isaac Muleme (Haras El Hodood), Joseph Ochaya (Lusaka Dynamo), Hassan Wasswa (El Geish), Bashir Asiku (Vipers SC), Musitafah Kizza (KCCA FC), Musitafa Mujuzi (Proline FC), Khalid Aucho(Church Hill Brothers, India), Ibrahim Saddam Juma (KCCA FC), Tadeo Lwanga (Vipers SC), Allan Kateregga (Cape Town City), Faruku Miya (Gorica ), Ambrose Kirya (Sc Villa), Allan Okello (KCA FC), Julius Poloto (KCCA FC), Moses Waisswa (Vipers Sc), Milton Karisa( MC Oujda), Allan Kyambadde (KCCA FC), Emma Okwi (Simba SC), Edrisa Lubega (SV Ried), Derrick Nsibambi (Smouha), Patrick Kaddu (KCCA FC), Nelson Senkatuka (Bright Stars FC)
FEATURED IMAGE: Nelson Senkatuka (R) trying to beat National team coach Sebastien Desabre on the ball in training. The Frenchman has summoned our star striker for duty against Lesotho.