CAF Confederations Cup: Proline FC depart ahead of first leg away to El Nasr

first_imgProline are yet to lose a game in the CAF Confederations Cup. (PHOTO/File)CAF Confederation CupEl Nasr vs Proline FCBorg El Arab Stadium, AlexandriaSunday, 27-10-2019 @8pmProline FC have on Saturday morning departed for Egypt ahead of their CAF Confederations Cup away to Libyan side El Nasr.The two side will face off on Sunday at the Borg El Arab Stadium in Alexandria. This game will be played in Egypt for security reasons.A contingent of 25 personnel-18players-7 officials, flew out of the country aboard Egypt air at around 4am.Proline left minus striker Ivan Bogere who went AWOL and that left the Lugogo based side with just two recognized strikers in Hakim Kiwanuka and Hamis Diego Kizza.The playing staff consists of two goalkeepers, seven defenders and seven midfielders.Proline have been excellent in the CAF Confederations Cup In their maiden campaign as they are yet to lose a game.They defeated Masters Security 3-0 on aggregate in the first leg, beating the Malawian side 3-0 in the first leg at Lugogo before drawing 0-0 in the second leg.They then scrapped past Rwandese side AS Kigali 2-1 on aggregate. Proline drew 1-1 away from home before completing the job via a 2-1 victory at the StarTimes Stadium.For El Nasr, they are in the Confederations Cup playoff round after they were dumped out of the Champions League 4-1 on aggregate by Moroccan giants Raja Casablanca.Initially, they had overcome Central African Republic side Tempete Mocaf 3-2 on aggregate after losing the first leg 1-0 and then winning the second 3-1.Proline are expected to return on Tuesday and start preparations for the second leg that takes place on Sunday, November 3rd.The Proline FC contingent that traveled to Egypt on SaturdayLeader of Delegation – Ariga RasoulDeputy CEO – Bakshl AsumanClub Director – Mujib KasuleTeam Manager – Matia LuleFirst Team Coach – Baker MbowaGoal Keeping Coach – Swaib SsebagalaTeam Physiotherapist – Isaac SsenogaThe playersGoal KeepersHassan Matovu, Shatif MagolaDefendersBernard Muwanga, Mustafah Mujuzi, Yusuf Mukisa, Saka Mpima, Ibrahim Sendi, James Bagesa, Richard AjunaMidfieldersSam Kintu, Bright Anukani, Nordin Nunjo, Arnold Sserunjogi, Ibrahim Wamannah, Joshua Okiror, Joseph MandelaForwardsHakim Kiwanuka, Hamis KizzaComments Tags: AS KigaliBorg El Arab StadiumCAF Champions LeagueCAF Confederations CupEl NasrHakim KiwanukaHamis Diego KizzaIvan BogereMasters Securityproline fcraja casablancaTempete Mocaflast_img read more