Ethiopian based player Krizestom Ntambi was the latest player to join the Uganda Cranes camp in Abu Dhabi ahead of the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations.
The stylish midfielder who can also play in defense joined the camp on Tuesday morning and he was expected to train with the rest of the team later today.
Ntambi was part of the Ethiopian Coffee team that shared spoils 0-0 away to Awassa Kenema on Saturday in the Ethiopian Premier League match day 26.
He joins Derrick Nsibambi who never started the journey with the Uganda Cranes from Kampala yesterday. Nsibambi who turns out for Egyptian outfit Smouha SC joined the team from Cairo.
Ntabmbi’s arrival now takes the tally of players camped at Park Rotana hotel to 16 for now
The Cranes will hold two practice matches in Abu Dhabi which head coach Sebastien Desabre will use to trim the 27 players to 23 that will represent the Pearl of Africa in Egypt.
Players in Abu Dhabi: Denis Masinde Onyango, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, Joseph Benson Ochaya, Timothy Denis Awanyi, Godfrey Walusimbi, Patrick Henry Kaddu, Bevis Mugabi, Isaac Muleme, Khalid Aucho, Taddeo Lwanga, Allan Kyambadde, Ibrahim Sadam Juma, Moses Waiswa, Derrick Paul Nsibambi, Murushid Jjuuko and Krizestom Ntambi.