Mwape names squad for two international friendlies


Zambia Women National team coach Bruce Mwape has named his 20-member final squad for the two international friendly matches against Chile in Santiago.

The two matches are part of preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, while Chile is preparing for their last gasp playoff with Cameroon to decide the final ticket for the Olympics.

The She-polopolo leave for Santiago today (Tuesday) and will play the first game on November 28 before concluding their tour with the second match on December 1.


Goalkeepers: Catherine Musonda (Indeni) Ngambo P. Musole (Zesco).

Defenders: Agness Musesa, Anita Mulenga , Martha Tembo, Lushomo Wilombe (all Green Buffaloes), Vast Phiri (Zesco), Esther Siamfuko (Queens Academy), Fikile Khosa (Red Arrows).

Midfielders: Judith Zulu (Green Buffaloes), Esther ‘Gelo’ Banda (Bauleni United Sports Academy), Mary Mulenga, Mary Wilombe (Red Arrows), Misozi Zulu (Indeni), Mary Mwakapila (Hapoe’l Beer Sheva-Israel).

Strikers: Hellen Mubanga (CFF Zaragoza-Spain), Grace Chanda (Zesco), Barbara Banda (Shanghai Shengli-China), Maylan Mulenga (Green Buffaloes), Rachel Nachula (CFF Zaragoza -Spain)

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By Ofhani Munyai

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