Zesco United Football club interim coach Tenant Chembo has unveiled an 18-man squad to face Ivory Coast side Asec Mimosa in the return leg of the first round of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League fixture away in that country.
Chembo has put faith in Jacob Banda and Dieudonne Ntibahezwa in goal while in defence, there is Simon Silwimba, Fackson Kapumbu, Marcel Kalonda, Bornwel Silengo, Solomon Sakala and David Owino Odhiambo.
Meanwhile, Kondwani Mtonga, Misheck Chaila, Anthony Akumu Agay, John Ching’andu and Mwelwa Mwape are ready for selection in the midfield.
Upfront will be Lazarous Kambole, Winstone Kalengo, Lameck Banda, Jackson Jesse Were and Adams Zikiru.
Zesco United is going in the final of the competition trailing Asec Mimosa by a goal to nil.
The winner of this Sunday’s match will qualify to the group stage of the CAF champions league while the loser will drop in the CAF Confederations cup pre-group stage.
The team will leave for Ivory Coast via Ethiopia at 14:20 hours on Tuesday aboard Ethiopian airlines from Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport.
This is according to a media statement released to ZNBC sports by the club’s media department.