Lusaka, September 1st, 2014, ZANIS —– Chipolopolo National team coach Honour Janza has included defence king pin Stoppila Sunzu in his 28 man team to face Mozambique for the 2015 Africa Cup qualifiers.
Fresh from a 3-1 bashing of Sudan in a friendly at Heroes Stadium in Lusaka, Janza decided to include Sunzu who plies his trade for a French side Sochaux FC to tighten the defence ahead of the qualifier to be played at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium on Saturday.
Janza has named youngsters Kayawe Kapota, Larry Bwalya and Patrick Ngoma who were part of the U20 men’s team that qualified for the 2015 African Youth Championships on Saturday.
Also listed are goal minder Danny Munyao, Fwayo Tembo, Bruce Musakanya and Nyambe Mulenga who all impressed in the international friendly Sunday match against Sudan.
According to FAZ Communications manager Nkweto Tembwe, Nathan Sinkala and Sunzu are expected to fly in today while Mayukwa will land tomorrow.
The team has shifted camp from Lusaka to Ndola today.
The full squad is as follows:
Goalkeepers: Kennedy Mweene (Mamelodi Sundowns, RSA), Danny Munyao (Red Arrows), Toaster Nsabata (Nchanga Rangers), Joshua Titima (Power Dynamos)
Defenders: Stopilla Sunzu (Sochaux, FRA), Kapota Kayawe (Kafue Celtic), Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Christopher Munthali (Nkana), Emmanuel Mbola (Hapoel Ra’anana), Kabaso Chongo (TP Mazembe, DRC), Joseph Musonda (Polokwane City, RSA), Nyambe Mulenga (Zesco United).
Midfielders: Rainford Kalaba (TP Mazembe, DRC), Donashano Malama (Nkana), Nathan Sinkala (Grasshoppers, SWI), Christopher Katongo (Wits, RSA), Bruce Musakanya (Red Arrows), Felix Katongo (Al Ittihad Alexandria, EGY), Mukuka Mulenga (Bloemfontein Celtic, RSA), Chisamba Lungu (FC Ural, RUS), Larry Bwalya (Nchanga Rangers)
Strikers: Given Singuluma (TP Mazembe, DRC), Fwayo Tembo (Unattached), Jacob Mulenga (Adana Demirspor), Jonas Sakuwaha (TP Mazembe, DRC), Patrick Ngoma (Red Arrows), Collins Mbesuma (Mpumalanga Black Aces, RSA), Emmanuel Mayuka (Southampton, ENG)