Zambia names squad to face Namibia in Africa Cup qualifier recreation

LUSAKA, March 11 (Xinhua) — Stand-in coach of the senior Zambia national soccer team Aggrey Chiyangi on Monday summoned 25 local players into camp ahead of the 2019 Egypt Africa Cup of Nations qualifier match against Namibia.

The trainer summoned the players for the March 23 Group K formality game as Zambia has already failed to qualify for the 2019 Africa soccer showpiece after head coach Sven Vandenbroeck was suspended for the game ahead of the termination of the contract at the end of this month, according to a release from the soccer governing body, the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ).

The full squad:

Goalkeepers: Lawrence Mulenga (Power Dynamos), Justine Munyika (Green Eagles) Gregoery Sanjase (City of Lusaka)

Defenders: Allan Kamwanga (Power Dynamos), Jimmy Chisenga (Red Arrows), Lawrence Chungu, Adrian Chama, Stephen Kabamba (Green Buffaloes), Isaac Shamujompa (Buildcon), Luke Banda (Napsa Stars), Munene Nchimunya (Mufulira Wanderers)

Midfielders: Ernest Mbewe (Zanaco), Bruce Musakanya (Red Arrows), Austin Muwowo (Forest Rangers), Lameck Silwaba (Buildcon), Benson Sakala (Power Dynamos), Jack Chirwa (Green Buffaloes), Spencer Sautu, George Chaloba (Green Eagles), Clement Mundia (Kabwe Warriors)

Strikers:Tapson Kaseba (Green Eagles), Moses Phiri (Buildcon), Alex Ng’onga (Power Dynamos), Rodger Kola (Zanaco).