The Uganda Cranes started day one of residential training at Mandela National Stadium Namboole on Sunday evening.
The team is preparing for the must win 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifier match against Ghana.
Fourteen players attended the single evening  session inclusive of foreign based Denis Iguma and Ivan ‘Kojja’ Ntege.
After the training session Ivan Ntege told that he is set for the challenge and it’s the reason why he arrived earlier than others.
” I personally I’m too set for the encounter and it’s the reason why I’ve arrived earlier for better preparations” Said Ntege.
Kojja added that he anticipates for positive results against the Black Stars on the 7th October thus opening up Uganda’s chances of appearing for the first time to the world’s most precious football tournament.
Players who attended training .
Goalkeepers: Benjamin Ochan & Ismail Watenga
Outfield players: Nico Wadada,  Denis Iguma,  Savio Kabugo, Bernard Muwanga,  Isaac Muleme, Timothy Awanyi, Ivan Ntege,  Tom Masiko,  Muzamir Mutyaba,  Tom Masiko,  Derrick Nsibambi and Nelson Senkatuka.