Zambia and Croatia have signed a memorandum of understanding which will see the two countries collaborate on matters of football development.

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) President Andrew Kamanga signed on behalf of Zambia while Davor Suker signed on behalf of the 2018 World Cup runners up.

"The leaders of the Zambian and Croatian football bodies namely, Andrew Kamanga and Davor Suker have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the sidelines of the 2019 FIFA Congress currently underway in Paris, France.

The agreement between the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) and Croatian Football Federation (HNS - Hrvatski nogometni savez) will see a long term partnership aimed at up-skilling Zambian football talent and enhancing football development at national and grass-root levels."

Technical support from Croatia is expected to further enhance skills training to ensure competitive and professional football across the country. The co-operation will benefit youth development as well as enhancing women's football and Futsal.