The Zambia under-23 national team will this afternoon take on Congo Brazzaville in the second leg of their Egypt 2019 U23 AFCON final round qualifier at the Alphonse Massemba-Debat Stadium in Congo Brazzaville.
Coach Beston Chambeshi is expected to make one or two changes to the team that beat the Red Devils at Heroes Stadium last Wednesday.
Defensive midfielder Ngosa Sunzu is likely to start in place of Gamphani Lungu pushing Enock Mwepu into the attacking midfield role. Lameck Banda may also be given a starting berth ahead of Emmanuel Banda.
The kickoff for this afternoon's 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.
Zambia probable starting XI: Mangani Banda – Shemmy Mayembe, Solomon Sakala, Moses Nyondo, Kebson Kamanga -Emmanuel Banda, Ngosa Sunzu, Enock Mwepu- Kling Kangwa, Patson Daka, and Fashion Sakala.
Bench: Charles Muntanga, Prosper Chiluya, Field Kandela, Harrison Chisala, Lameck Banda, Gamphani Lungu, Biston Banda.