Uganda Cranes head coach Jonathan McKinstry has asked his players to be confident of victory as the team departs for the CHAN tournament 2021.
The 25 players on Monday departed to Cameroon for the Pre-CHAN Mini Tournament Scheduled to start on 1st January 2021.
The African Nations Championship is a tournament played between the best national teams of Africa, exclusively featuring players who are active in the national championships and qualified to play in the on-going season.
Uganda Cranes will take part in the Pre-CHAN tournament that will also involve host Cameroon, Niger and Zambia.
The CHAN tournament is scheduled to commence on 16 January to 7 February 2021. 16 teams are expected to take part in the tournament.
It was initially supposed to be played in 2020 however CAF postponed it following the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic.