Uganda Cranes lost 2-1 in the practice match played against Island nation Madagascar at the Star Times stadium in Lugogo on Wednesday.
Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) midfielder Muzamiru Mutyaba gave the Cranes the lead after 28 minutes as Uganda took the lead going into the half time break.
Rio Carlous Anoriananicinos scored twice in the second half for the maximum points.
Carlous’ goals came in the 49th and 88th minutes to give Madagascar a famous victory.
Uganda Cranes’ technical team used two different teams for either halves.
Uganda is preparing for for the up-coming FIFA 2018 World Cup group E qualifier against Ghana Black Stars this Saturday at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.
Team Line ups:
Uganda Cranes XI: Ismail Watenga (G.K), Denis Iguma, Godfrey Walusimbi, Savio Kabugo, Isaac Isinde, Tonny Mawejje, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, William Luwagga Kizito, Muzamiru Mutyaba, Edrisa Lubega, Joseph Ochaya
Uganda Cranes (Second half team):
Benjamin Ochan (GK), Nico Wakiro Wadada, Isaac Muleme, Bernard Muwanga, Milton Karisa, Emma Okwi, Geoffrey Serunkuma, Ivan Ntege, Farouk Miya, Timothy Awanyi, Derrick Nsibambi
Sub Not Used: Denis Onyango (GK)
Madagascar XI: Ibrahim Dabo (GK), Ranbelosn Toavina, Pascal Razakanantenaina, Thomas Fontaine, Nonenjana Lalaina (62’ Patrick Herimanjaarivo) , Jean Raherinarimanana, Calsin Dimitry, Randrinbololuna Zotsara, Rio Carlous Anoriananicinos, Ina Faneva Andriatsina, Ferdinard Ramananahera (75’ Hery Randriaitara,)
Subs Not Used: Ramaritany Damien (GK), Michel Randriantenaina
Center Referee: Mashood Ssali
1st Assistant Referee: Musa Balikoowa
2nd Assistant Referee: Lee Okello
4th Official: Brian Miiro Nsubuga
Match Commissioner: Ali Waiswa