Uganda Cranes were yesterday beaten 1-0 by Congo Brazzaville in the last friendly game before the CHAN championship.

Speaking after the game, Cranes Coach Sebastian Desabre said the loss should not dampen hopes.

After two build up matches against Guinea (1-1) and Congo, The French man was in position to check on the players who were in camp and come up with the final list.

Uganda is in the same group with Zambia, Ivory Coast and Namibia in the CHAN Finals that starts on 12th January.

Final Squad: Watenga Isma, Ochan Benjamin and Saidi Keni, Nico Wakiro Wadada, Joseph Nsubuga, Awanyi Timothy, Mustapha Mujuzi, Muwanga Bernard, Muleme Isaac, Madoi Aggrey, Karisa Milton, Paul Mucureezi, Kyambadde Allan, Batte Seif, Senfuka Rahmat, Lwanga Taddeo, Kasule Abubaker, Waisswa Moses, Saddam Juma, Mutyaba Muzamir, Shaban Muhammad, Nsibambi Derrick, Senkatuka Nelson.

Two players Tom Masiko and Mustapha Kizza will return home from camp where they have been with the team in Rabat since last Thursday.