18:55 Formation – 1st & 2nd half
See how the Copper Bullets started and finished the match
B. Chepeshi——S. Sunzu—-D. Chanda—-Z. Phiri
——-R. Bwalya——————–C. Chama
K. Kampamba——-F. Mwepu—————-E. Kangwa
Z. Phiri——S. Sunzu—-D. Chanda—-R. Kabwe
——-E. Banda——————–K. Kangwa
E. Chilufya——— P. Daka—————-F. Sakala
18:51 Sunzu with the armband
With skipper Lubambo Musonda not involved and his vice Rodrick Kabwe substituted, Stopilla Sunzu is now having the armband.
18:45 Substitution for Zambia
OUT: Patson Daka, Kings Kangwa
IN: Francisco Mwepu, Rally Bwakya
18:42 Zambia in control
More fluid from Zambia with Chama, Kampamba and Kings Kangwa exchanging neat passes
18:40 Substitution for Zambia
OUT: Rodrick Kabwe, Edward Chilufya and Fashion Sakala
IN: Benedict Chepeshi, Evans Kangwa and Kelvin Kampamba
18:36 Zambia 3-0 Uganda (Patson Daka 6′ p, 69′, Fashion Sakala 63′)
Zambia is dismantling the East African nation.
Sunzu has been solid at the back while Edward Chilufya has also impressed on the right frank.
18:32 Daka scores, another assist from Zepheniah Phiri
Patson Daka grabs his second of night off Zepheniah Phiri cross.
Thats two assists from the Prison Leopards defender
18:26 Goal alert! Mafasho scored
Debutant Zepheniah Phiri’s teasing cross is headed by Fashion Sakala as Zambia increases their tally
18:25 Good skill from Chilufya
Edward Chilufya gives fans something to cheer about after he beat with the trade mark Zidane skill
18:22 Substitution for Zambia
Clatous Chota Chama has replaced Golden Mafweta
18:08 Second is underway
No changes from Zambia
17:48 Half Time
An early goal from Patson Daka separates the two sides.
Both Zambia and Uganda are looking to bounce bank from their defeats to Egypt and Mali respectively.
17:30 Uganda look dangerous from free kicks
The East African country have had two good chances from free kicks.
Goalkeeper Francis Mwansa saved one
17:06 Daka puts Zambia ahead
England based striker Patson Daka has given Zambia an early lead.
The 25 year old converted from the spot
17:00 We are underway
Zambia in green while Uganda is in yellow
Zambia National Team head coach Avram Grant has made three changes to the team that suffered a 1-0 loss to Egypt last Thursday.
Grant was forced into a change in midfield as Kapumbu suffered a strain of the hamstring muscle in Zambia’s 1-0 loss to Egypt.
Czech Republic based youngster Golden Mafwenta comes in to replace Kapumbu.
Prison Leopards right back Zephaniah Phiri also comes in to replace Benedict Chepeshi.
Upfront, Lubambo Musonda drops to the bench as Edward Chilufya starts alongside Fashion Sakala and Patson Daka.
Meanwhile, Cranes boss Morley Byekwaso has made two changes from the team that started against Mali.
Elvis Bwomono starts at right back with Kenneth Semakula moving to central defence to replace injured Halidi Lwaliwa.
Ibrahim Juma replaces Rogers Mugisha on the left wing.
Uganda is using the match to prepare ahead of the 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers that begin next month.
The Cranes are in Group G alongside Algeria, Guinea, Mozambique, Botswana and Somalia. They will start their campaign with two clashes in Guinea and Somalia.
Zambia, on the other side, is preparing for the World Cup qualifiers against Congo and Niger. They are in Pool E with the two nations, Morocco, Tanzania, Niger and Eritrea.
Besides, they will use the match to fine-tune for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations Group F fixtures against DR Congo, Morocco and Tanzania.
Zambia XI Vs Uganda
Francis Mwansa 1, Roderick Kabwe 23, Golden Mafwenta 21, Zepheniah Phiri 24, Dominic Chanda 25, Stopilla Sunzu 13, Emmanuel Banda 12, Edward Chilufya 14, Patson Daka 20, Kings Kangwa 22, Fashion Sakala 10
Victor Chabu 16, Charles Kalumba 18, John Chishimba 6, Rally Bwalya 11, Luka Banda 5, Evans Kangwa 10, Moyela Libamba 19, Francisco Mwepu 4, Benedict Chepeshi 3, Clatous Chota Chama 17, Kelvin Mubanga 7.