Cranes head coach Sredejovic 'Micho' Milutin has slashed his team ahead of the Afcon finals in Gambia, January.
Uganda qualified for the finals for first time in as many as thirty eight years.
The dropped mainly include stars plying their trade in the Uganda Premier League.
Those axed by Micho; Nsubuga, Kassaga, Halid Lwaliwa, Toha, Keziron Kizito, Saddam Juma, Paul Mucureezi, Kizza Martin and Erisa Sekisambu.
The Serbian Cranes coach has also handed his team Christmas break till Monday December when they resume residential training.