The 2017 COSAFA under 20 has kicked off in Kitwe with twelve teams taking part in the championship.
And the junior Chipolopolo boys will be chasing for its 12th title in this campaign.
The young chipolopolo boys face Uganda with new faces in the squad after Numba Mumamba named the entire under 17 squad for the tournament.
Ngosa Sunzu and Edward Chilufya are the only players that won the AFCON made an appearance of at the world cup.
By press time Malawi was leading Swaziland by three goals to two.
Peter Banda and Patrick Phiri scoring for Malawi in the 15th, 53th and 60th minutes
Swaziland Muzi Tsabedze and Captain Gamedze Saviola scored for their side.
The Second game will be between Egypt and Mozambique while Zambia will face Uganda in the last of the day.