It’s exactly 31 days to the first match of the 2017 Africa Cup Of Nations and Fufa has just confirmed the final preparation for the national team- the Uganda Cranes which include a high profile friendly with Slovakia.
The playing unit will kick off with a mandatory medical checkup on Wednesday 15 December at the Mulago National Referral Hospital.
Residential training commences on Monday 19 and a one day Christmas break before the official sendoff dinner on Boxing day.
The team will fly to Gabon a day later to prepare for the Thursday friendly with the Afcon hosts in their first build up friendly.
Thereafter they embark on a journey to Tunisia for a three day camp and friendlies against the Carthage Eagles and Libya.
“We are doing everything possible to ensure the team gets the best desired preparations, information pills http://compagniedoucefrance.fr/media/widgetkit/widgets/map/map.php ” Fufa spokesman Ahmed Hussein told ChimpSport after releasing the programme.
“The federation is working closely with the government to achieve this. So far I can say everything is moving in a positive direction.”
The Cranes will complete their build up with a nine-day camp in Dubai where they are scheduled to face Afcon defending champions Ivory Coast and European side Slovakia.
According to sources around the federation, unhealthy the team requires about 8 Billion shillings for the whole preparation.
The federation has pulled nearly half the resources while government is supposed to cover the gap.
December 15-18: Medical checkups
December 19-24: Residential training (Sky Hotel)
Christmas day: Break
Boxing day: Official send off dinner
December 27: Team Uganda delegation leaves for Gabon
December 29: Friendly, Gabon Vs Uganda
January 1-4: Camp in Tunisia and trial games versus Tunisia and Libya
January 5-14: Camp in Dubai with friendly matches against Slovakia and Ivory Coast