AFCON U23 Qualifiers: Zambia hold first training session in Congo Brazzaville
AFCON U23 Qualifiers: Zambia hold first training session in Congo Brazzaville
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AFCON U23 Qualifiers: Zambia hold first training session in Congo Brazzaville

The Zambia under-23 national team had a feel of the matchday venue, The Alphonse Massemba-Debat Stadium this morning with an intense session.

The 'Bola na Lesa' Boys will this Evening have their mandatory final training session at the artificial covered Alphonse Massemba-Debat Stadium.

Zambia carries a 2-1 advantage heading into the second leg. Fashion Sakala scored a brace to help Zambia to a 2-1 win at Heroes Stadium on Wednesday.

The two teams will square off on Sunday in the second leg of the final round qualifier of the Egypt 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Kickoff for the match is at 15:30 hours local time (16:30 hours Zambian time).

The winner over the two legs will qualify to the AFCON that will be held in November in Egypt. The top three teams at the tournament will qualify to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

FULL TEAM

(GOALKEEPERS)

Mangani Banda (Zanaco), Lameck Siame (Kabwe Warriors), Charles Muntanga (Nkwazi)
(DEFENDERS)
Prosper Chiluya (Kabwe Warriors), Shemmy Mayembe, Solomon Sakala (both Zesco United), Field Kandela (Kabwe Warriors), Kebson Kamanga (Zanaco), Moses Nyondo (Nkana)

(MIDFIELDERS)
Gamphani Lungu (SuperSport United-RSA), Enock Mwepu (Red Bull Salzburg), Biston Banda, Ngosa Sunzu (both Buildcon), Emmanuel Banda (KV Oostende-Belgium), Harrison Chisala (Nkana), Kings Kangwa (Arsenal Tula-Russia)

(STRIKERS)
Patson Daka (Red Bull Salzburg-Austria), Fashion Sakala (KV Oostende-Belgium), Mwiya Malumo (Urlam-England), Lameck Banda (Arsenal Tula-Russia)

 

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