Captain James Situma has also been included in the team with Eugine Asike starting a league match for the first time in more than six months.
Allan Wanga is missing from the squad but that does not give Michael Khamati a starting berth as he starts from the bench.
Shafik Batambuze will play in an advanced role, as a left offensive.
Tusker: Duncan Ochieng', James Situma, Samuel Olwande, Eugine Asike, Lloyd Wahome, Hashim Sempala, Okeyo Cercidy, Ndawula Moses,Shafik Batambuze, Noah Wafula, Clifford Alwanga.
Subs: David Okello, Martin Kiiza, Vincent Omumbo, Sydney Ochieng', Michael Khamati, Victor Ndinya, Brian Osumba.