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Zambia Begin Training For Nigeria Clash With 21 Players

Zambia Begin Training For Nigeria Clash With 21 Players

By Johnny Edward:

Zambia’s Chipolopolo have kicked off their preparation for their October 7 World Cup qualifier against the Super Eagles of Nigeria billed for the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

According to a video posted on the official Facebook handle of the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ), 21 locally-based players took part in Chipolopolo’s first session at Nkoloma Stadium on Monday.

The players missing from Monday’s session were Simon Silwimba, Fackson Kapumbu (Zesco United), John Ching’andu (Zesco United FC), Augustine Mulenga (Zanaco). These players missed out due to club engagements.

Meanwhile, the foreign-based players will be expected to join the camp on Sunday ahead of the must win encounter that will be held in Uyo.

21 Zambian players in camp

Goalkeepers: Toaster Nsabata (Zanaco), Allan Chibwe (Power Dynamos), Kelvin Malunga (Nkana FC).

Defender: Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Muchindu Boston, Moses Nyondo (Nkana FC), Webster Mulenga (Red Arrows), Isaac Shamujompa (Power Dynamos),Ziyo Tembo (Zanaco FC)

Midfielders: Donashano Malama (Nkana FC), Kondwani Mtonga, Mischeck Chaila, Ernest Mbewe, Augustine Mulenga (Zanaco), Godfrey Ngwenya, Larry Bwalya (Power Dynamos), Jack Chirwa, Mike Katiba, Diamond Chikwekwe (Green Buffaloes)

Defender: Simon Silwimba, Fackson Kapumbu (Zesco United), Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Muchindu Boston, Moses Nyondo (Nkana FC), Ziyo Tembo (Zanaco FC), Webster Mulenga (Red Arrows), Isaac Shamujompa (Power Dynamos)

COMMENTS

WORDPRESS: 5
  • ubah 1 year ago

    They didn’t start early . they would have start the training since January . fools they will be hammered in uyo.it can’t be below 3 nil

    • @ubah and who said so?? my friend you people have to start being humble the mouth all you Nigerians are making is very annoying this is Too much.. Swallow a pill of humility lets show this Zambian team some respect, we cannot afford any Badluck now…

      • Gboyega 1 year ago

        I agree with u sir. If South Africa did it when we didn’t think they could, what stops Zambia. I respect the Zambian team for their shear determination, 2 wins against Algeria is no walkover. Let’s just hope and pray we come out in top. Names don’t play football!!!

  • Fasasi Kunle 1 year ago

    It has been reported that they would camp in spain and ghana three weeks earlier before fly to Nigeria. All our players also not sleeping where they are. Come Oct 7 by the grace of God Nigeria would be the first Country in African to qualify for 2018 world cup. Up Naija!!!!!!!!!!

  • Charles shilaka 1 year ago

    Noisy fools!. Getting carried away for beating Algeria home & away on luck. Basket mouths, they would be roundly beaten in Uyo.