FULL TIME: Germany 2-3 Zambia (Barbra Banda 47′, 90′, Racheal Kundananji 53′)
The Copper Queens stunned the World number 2 ranked.
GOAL ALERT: Germany 2-3 Zambia (Barbra Banda 47′, 90′, Racheal Kundananji 53′)
Ireen Lungu unleashed a superb pass to Barbra Banda as the skipper uses her pace to beat her marker to score a winning goal.
Goal Alert! Germany 1-2 Zambia
The Europeans have pulled one back from a corner.
10 minutes of addition time
Hellen Chanda replaces Lubanji Ochumba
Xiomara Mapepa and Ireen Lungu have replaced Evarine Katongo and Aveil Chitundu
22: 12 Unlucky Germans
Defender Simon hits a crossbar from an indirect free kick
22:10 Kundananji has been superb
Kundananji has made the Copper Queens to tick. She has been superb in finding Barbra Banda’s runs with some neat passes..
She has also worked her socks off in helping out in defence
22:04 More pressure from the Germans
Two quick chances for the home side as they pile pressure.
They have also hit the post
Edith Soko replaces Martha Tembo at left back
The Germans are also making changes
GOAL ALERT! Germany 0-2 Zambia (Barbra Banda 47′, Racheal Kundananji 53′)
Kundananji disposes a Germany player and finds her colleague Barbra Banda.
Barbra holds on to the ball and finds Lubanji Ochumba.
Ochumba’s initial shot is blocked and Kundananji scores from close range
GOAL ALERT! Germany 0-1 Zambia (Barbra Banda 47′)
Again it’s the Kundananji – Banda combo!
Kundananji does well and finds her skipper with a sublime pass and Banda slotted home from a tight angle
21:40 Second Half is underway
Red Arrows’ Mary Wilombe has replaced Susan Banda
21:26 Bernard Chama writes
It seems the influence of Avram on the team is to tell them to defend a lot more than play aimlessly and concede goals.
21:23 Half Time
The Copper Queens’ game plan worked. The plan is to use Barbra Banda’s pacy
21:16 Kundananji – Banda axis again
Spain based striker Racheal Kundananji again spots Barbra Banda’s run and Banda troubles the Germans
21:12 Defensive structure working
Goalkeeper Catherine Musonda again shows her composure in goal.
21:00 Copper Queens have packed the bus
It’s a one sided game as Zambia is playing a 4-5-1 formation.
20:44 Barbra Banda almost scores
Down the left wing Racheal Kundananji releases Barbra Banda with a sublime pass
The Copper Queens skipper’s curls the ball but his shot narrowly misses the target
20:40 Germans dominating
The home side are enjoying possession but Barbra Banda went on a maze run which was thwarted by a defender.
The Copper Queens play their final friendly match against Germany.