Mwepu led European quartet join Chipolopolo camp ahead of Cameroon match
The Zambia National team preparation for Saturday’s world cup qualifier against Cameroon has been boosted by the arrival of four European based players.
The quartet includes Patson Daka (Red bull Salzburg), Enock Mwepu (FC Liefering), Edward Chilufya (Djurgardens) and Emmanuel Banda (K.V Oostende).
The four join up with the South African based contingent of skipper Kennedy Mweene (Sundowns), Justin Shonga (Orlando Pirates), Rodrick Kabwe (Cape Town Ajax) and Brian Mwila (Platinum Stars) who are already in camp.
Meanwhile Coach Wedson Nyirenda has dropped Kondwani Mtonga, Lewis Macha and Simon Silwimba due to injury with Napsa Stars defender Solomon Sakala called in.
Zambia plays Cameroun on Saturday in a Group B Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.
Arsenal Tula defender Stoppilla Sunzu and Spartak Moscow’s Fashion Sakala are expected later in the evening (Tuesday).
World Cup Qualifiers
Kennedy Mweene (Mamelodi Sundowns-RSA), Toaster Nsabata (Zanaco FC), Allan Chibwe (Power Dynamos FC)
Donashano Malama, Boston Muchindu, Moses Nyondo (all Nkana) , Solomon Sakala (Napsa Stars) , Fackson Kapumbu (Zesco United), Ziyo Tembo (Zanaco FC), Isaac Shamujompa (Power Dynamos FC), Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Stopilla Sunzu (Arsenal Tula FC – Russia)
Rodrick Kabwe (Ajax Cape town FC – RSA), Misheck Chaila, John Chingandu (all Zesco United FC), Emmanuel Banda (Ostende FC – Belgium), Augustine Mulenga (Zanaco FC), Fashion Sakala (Spartak Moscow – Russia), Enerst Mbewe (Zanaco FC), Edward Chilufya (Djurgadens FC), Enock Mwepu (Red bull Salzburg FC – Austria)
Patson Daka (Red bull Salzburg FC – Austria), Brian Mwila (Platinum Stars FC – South Africa), Justin Shonga (Orlando Pirates FC – RSA), Lameck Banda (Nkwazi FC), Alex N’gonga (Power Dynamos)
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