A second half header from striker Moyela Libamba earned Zambia a 1-0 win over Lesotho in the Cosafa Cup final.
Benedict Chepeshi replaces goalscorer Moyela Libamba
19:43 Lesotho more direct
Zambia have lost the shape and structure as they are just pumping forward.
GOAL ALERT! Lesotho 🇱🇸 0-1 Zambia 🇿🇲 (Moyela Libamba 80′)
Moyela Libamba finds the back off the net off a corner kick
Superb header from the Forest Rangers man
19:22 Double Substitution
Kangwanda and Kemuka have been replaced by Joshua Mutale and Andrew Phiri
19: 18 Lesotho on the front foot
The Crocs have started the second half on the front foot.
18:46 Half Time
Still goalless as the game has been lacking quality going forward.
Could be fatigue?
18:28 Yellow card to Kapumbu
Zambian captain Kelvin Kapumbu is booked
18:26 Kangwanda being treated
Rough challenge on star forward Albert Kangwanda from the defenders.
luckily Kangwanda is not badly injured
18:23 Second corner for Zambia
Zambia enjoying a bit possession down the left flank with Mashata showing a bit of glimpse
18:10 Mwansa makes a great save
Lesotho shots on target but goalkeeper Francis Mwansa makes a great save.
17:18 Muzala Samukonga pulls off after an injury at the Diamond League
Away from football, Zambia’s Muzala Samukonga could not finish race after he pulled what seemed like a harmstring injury
Zanaco’s Kaonga won his second man of the match
Malawi and Zanaco midfielder Chawanangwa Kaonga was named the man of the match.
This was his second man of the match award at the tournament
Bafana claim third spot
Bafana Bafana has beaten Malawi 5-3 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in a third/fourth playoff.
No changes from Zambia
Coach Moses Sichone has decided not to make changes.
Goalkeeper Francis Mwansa has kept his place ahead of Lawrence Mulenga.
Zambia XI : Francis Mwansa – Samson Mkandawire, Killan Kanguluma, Mathews Chabala, John Chishimba – Kelvin Mubanga Kampamba, Kelvin Kapumbu, Fredrick Mulambya – Golden Mashata, Albert Kangwanda, Moyela Libamba
Albert Kangwanda – 3 goals
Golden Mashata – 2 goals, 2 assists
Fredrick Mulambya – 2 goals