The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has announced fixtures for the Four Nations tournament it will host during the FIFA international window for friendly matches.
Zambia will field a full strength squad with foreign based players added to the squad summoned by trainer Wedson Nyirenda.
The tournament runs from March 22-25 and will be hosted at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.
According to fixtures availed to FAZfootball.com by Communications Manager Desmond Katongo, Zambia will play Zimbabwe in the opening match while South Africa will square off with Angola in a double header.
Winners will play each other in the final with the losers playing for third and fourth positions.
Opening matches will be on Thursday March 22 while the final will be on March 25.
The sanctioned FIFA window will run from March 19-27.
Zambia is using the window to prepare for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers that have been pushed to September due to World Cup bound teams given a chance to prepare adequately.
Toaster Nsabata (Zanaco), Allan Chibwe (Power Dynamos), Moses Mapulanga (Nkana)
Bornwell Silengo (Zesco United), Jimmy Nakena (Zanaco), Allan Kamwanga (Power Dynamos), Ziyo Tembo (Zanaco), Kedson Kamanga (Nkwazi), Solomon Sakala (Zesco United), Isaac Shamujompa (Buildcon), Simon Silwimba (Zesco United), Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Ngosa Nsunzu (Buildcon), John Mwangeni (Nkana)
Jack Chirwa (Green Buffaloes), Misheck Chaila (Zesco United), John Chin’andu (Zesco United), Larry Bwalya (Power Dynamos), Cletus Chama (Lusaka Dynamos), Mwila Phiri (Lusaka Dynamos), Charles Zulu (Zanaco), Ernest Mbewe (Zanaco), Lameck Banda (Zesco United)
Chanda Mushili (Buildcon), Martin Phiri (Zanaco), Welcome Mulenga (Forest Rangers), Alex Ng’onga (Power Dynamos), Youremember Banda (Green Buffaloes), Lazarous Kambole (Zesco United), Brian Mwila (Buildcon)
Note: Foreign players will be announced at a later stage.