Skipper Kennedy Mweene has joined the national team camp in Accra Ghana bringing the number of foreign based players in the squad to six.

Mweene and Turkey based midfielder Chisamba Lungu joined on Monday evening and are part of the team heading for the morning workout at the Marcel Desailly Sports Complex.

Team manager Chris Chibuye confirmed the arrivals to from the team base in Accra saying that the team was awaiting the last three players to complete all the pieces.

The only remaining players to join camp are Patson Daka (Red Bull Salzburg-Austria), Enock Mwepu (FC Liefering) and Edward Chilufya (Djurgardens-Sweden).

Mwepu and Chilufya will join camp from Accra while Daka will team up with his colleagues in Abuja on Wednesday.
Zambia plays Nigeria on Saturday in a Group B Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup match in Uyo.

The Super Eagles lead Group B on 10 points while Zambia is second on seven points with Cameroun standing third on three points.
Algeria is at the bottom on one point.



Kennedy Mweene (Mamelodi Sundowns-RSA), Toaster Nsabata (Zanaco), Allan Chibwe (Power Dynamos)


Simon Silwimba, Fackson Kapumbu (both Zesco United), Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Stoppilla Sunzu (Arsenal Tula -Russia), Ziyo Tembo (Zanaco), Isaac Shamujompa (Power Dynamos)


Chisamba Lungu (Alanyaspor-Turkey), Edward Chilufya (Djurgårdens-Sweden), Donashano Malama (Nkana), Kondwani Mtonga, Misheck Chaila (both Zesco United), Augustine Mulenga (Zanaco), Enock Mwepu (FC Liefering), John Ching’andu (Zesco United), Roderick Kabwe (Cape Town Ajax), Ernest Mbewe (Zanaco)


Justin Shonga (Orlando Pirates), Fashion Sakala (Spartak Moscow), Alex Ng’onga (Power Dynamos), Patson Daka (Red Bull Salzburg-Austria)



  1. Where is Kalaba?On such engagements forget about passed indiscipline cases, it is the country at stake, not individual differences. Kalaba is a good match maker. Ignoring him is suicidal.

  2. Kalaba or no Kalaba… is the end of the road for Chipolopolo on Saturday in Uyo! 11 Kalabas cannot prevent your team from eating dust come match day.

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