Fashion, Klings start against Ivory Coast
Zambia Under-23 coach Beston Chambeshi has made two changes for this afternoon’s friendly match against Ivory Coast in Abu Dhabi.
The match will kick off at 14h30
With Moses Nyondo out injured and Ziyo Tembo not yet match fit, South African based midfielder Salulani Phiri will start in central defense alongside Kabaso Chongo.
Shemmy Mayembe and Kebson Kamanga will continue as of right and left full-back respectively.
Chambeshi has gone for his trusted 4-3-3 with Enock Mwepu and Emmanuel Banda forming a midfield triumvaret with the new kid on the block Klings Kangwa.
Upfront Patson Daka is expected to move more central having operated on the left wing in the 3-2 win over Morocco.
Patson was involved in all the three goals in Marrakech.
Fashion Sakala will return to the side at the expense of Musonda Mwape.
Mwape has banged in 2 goals in as many games.
Augustine Mulenga will operate from the right wing.
CHIPOLOPOLO STARTING XI
18. Allan Chibwe, 13. Shemmy Mayembe, 4. Kebson Kamanga, 15. Salulani Phiri, 14. Kabaso Chongo ©, 7. Emmanuel Banda, 17. Augustine Mulenga, 11. Enock Mwepu, 20. Patson Daka, 8. Klings Kangwa, 10. Fashion Sakala.
1. Charles Muntanga, 5. Paul Banda, 6. Gamphani Lungu, 9. Mwape Musonda, Justin Shonga, 3. Ziyo Tembo
Kickoff is at 16:30 hours (14:30 hours Zambian time)
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