Zambia on Friday named a final team that will face Nigeria for a crunch World Cup qualifier next month.
The Chipolopolo will travel to Nigeria on October 7 for a Group B match which will decide the fate to Russia 2018 finals.

Nigeria leads the group with 10 points while Zambia has seven. Cameroon and Algeria have three and one points respectively.

Coach Wedson Nyirenda has maintained the same side that recorded back to back wins over Algeria, with 18-year-old Under-20 midfielder Edward being the latest inclusion, according to statement posted on the Facebook page of the country’ s soccer governing body.

According to the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ), the Chipolopolo were expected to camp in Ghana before flying to Uyo, Nigeria for the crucial game.

Goalkeepers: Kennedy Mweene (Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa), Toaster Nsabata (Zanaco), Allan Chibwe (Power Dynamos)
Defenders: Simon Silwimba, Fackson Kapumbu (Zesco United), Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Stoppilla Sunzu (Arsenal Tula-Russia), Ziyo Tembo (Zanaco), Isaac Shamujompa (Power Dynamos)

Midfielders: Chisamba Lungu (Allanyespor-Turkey), Edward Chilufya (Djurgardens-Sweden), Donashano Malama (Nkana), Kondwani Mtonga, Misheck Chaila (Zesco United), Augustine Mulenga (Zanaco), Enock Mwepu (FC Liefering, Austria), Emmanuel Banda (K.V Oostende, Belgium), Roderick Kabwe (Cape Town Ajax, South Africa), Ernest Mbewe (Zanaco)

Strikers: Justin Shonga (Orlando Pirates, South Africa), Fashion Sakala (Spartak Moscow, Russia), Brian Mwila (Platinum Stars, South Africa, Patson Daka (Red Bull Salzburg, Austria). Enditem

Source: Xinhua/


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