Six players will be unavailable for KCCA as they visit historical rivals Express FC in the Kampala derby on Saturday at the Muteesa II Stadium, Wankulukuku.
The club has confirmed goalkeeper Derrick Ochan "will miss the game due to a compassionate leave,” following the passing of his mother, over a week back.
Angolan right-back Bruno Adilson Mfulu is also ruled with a hamstring injury, but KCCA has disclosed that he ”has started working on the sidelines with the fitness coach.”
Defender Rogers Atube, who picked up an ankle injury in training but "has been working separately with the fitness coach," will also miss the Express bout.
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The day's result implied Uganda progressed with a 4-2 aggregate, having toed 1-1 in the first leg last Saturday at the St. Mary's Stadium, Kitende.
Meanwhile, young forward Dominic Ayella resumed training with the team after suffering a groin against UPDF FC, but the game against the Red Eagles comes top soon.
Long-term absentees Emilson Gonzaga and skipper Julius Poloto will continue on the sidelines.
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Traveling Team to Face Express
Mutwalibi Mugolofa, Joel Emojong, Juma Mutebi, Filbert Obenchan, Mustafa Mujuzi, Mustafa Kizza, Joseph Ogwang, Harunah Lukwago, James Mubezi, Peter Magambo, Joel Sserunjogi, Emmanuel Wasswa, Ashraf Mugume, Elvis Mwanje, Faizal Wabyoona, Cungulo Gui, Saidi Mayanja, Yiga, Etienne Katenga, Usama Arafat, Peter Lwasa, Abu Mayanja, Joao Gabriel, Emmanuel Loki, Hassan Mubiru, Muhammad Shaban.