Daka and Mwepu Headline Powerpacked Zambia U23 AFCON Squad

Zambia coach Beston Chambeshi has named a powerpacked final squad for the 2019 Africa Under-23 Cup of Nations, with the team set to camp in Spain ahead of the tournament in Egypt which takes place between the 8th and 22nd of November.


It remains to be seen whether all of the eight  foreign based player that Chambeshi has called will be released by their club including star Red Bull Salzburg duo of Patson Daka and Enock Mwepu.



Zambia Under-23 squad:



Goalkeepers: Mangani Banda (Zanaco), Patrick Chooma (Kabwe Youth Academy), Bradley Mweene (Real Kings, South Africa)



Defenders: Moses Nyondo (Nkana), Prosper Chiluya (Kabwe Warriors), Kebson Kamanga (Zanaco), Shemmy Mayembe, Solomon Sakala (both Zesco United)



Midfielders: Field Kandela (Kabwe Warriors), Harrison Chisala, Oliver Lumbiya (Nkana), Enock Mwepu (Red Bull Salzburg, Austria), Emmanuel Banda (Oostende, Belgium), Edward Chilufya (Djurgardens, Sweden), Benson Chali (Forest Rangers), Ngosa Sunzu (Buildcon), Kings Kangwa (Arsenal Tula, Russia)



Strikers: Patson Daka (Red Bull Salzburg, Austria), Biston Banda (Buildcon), Lameck Banda (Arsenal Tula, Russia), Fashion Sakala (Oostende, Belgium)