MATHEWS KABAMBA, ALEX NJOVU, Kitwe, Lusaka
UNDER-20 national team coach Mumamba Numba has justified the inclusion of Chipolopolo midfielder Edward Chilufya ahead of the Mopani Copper Mines Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) Youth Championship kicking off in Kitwe tomorrow.
And Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) assistant technical director Moses Sichone said the under-20 side has quality to go all the way to the final and retain the title.
The Sweden-based midfielder has been roped in to replace Niza Simutenda.
Numba said in an interview in Kitwe yesterday that Chilufya is part of his plans for the 2019 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers kicking off next year.
“We called in Edward so that the boys can be motivated, having him in camp will add value and boost morale. He is the only player from the Africa Cup winning team that is still eligible to play in the…http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/