The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has asked the Uganda Cranes coach Johnathan McKinstry to step aside.
According to the statement released by the federation, McKinstry will not be in charge of the team for the period from 2nd- 31st March 2021.
“The FUFA Executive Committee has asked the Head Coach of the National Senior side-The Uganda Cranes Mr. Johnathan McKinstry to step aside from managing and coaching the team for the period from 2nd- 31st March 2021,” the statement from FUFA reads.
“In the meantime Assistant Coaches Mr. Mubiru Abdallah, Mr. Mbabazi Livingstone and goalkeeping coach Mr. Kajoba Fred will take charge of the team during this period.”
“The rest of the Technical team remains unchanged.”
“FUFA will use the period to assess and monitor the performance of the team,” it further reads.
This comes when Uganda Cranes is preparing for the final two qualifying games for 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.