Q&A: Why Denis Onyango quit Uganda Cranes

Uganda Cranes captain Dennis Onyango

Uganda Cranes goalkeeper Denis Onyango in action during a past match in Kampala. Onyango has retired from international football after over 16 years of service.

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What you need to know:

  • His contract at the 2016 Caf Champions League champions goes on to 2023, and he remains one of the most important players at Masandawana.
  • Even though the timing of his decision seemed sudden in the eyes of Ugandans, who hold him dearly, the 35-year-old believes it was the right call.

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