ZESCO United’s combative midfielder Anthony Akumu will miss this Friday’s CAF Confederation cup quarter final first leg match against Supersport United in South Africa through suspension. The list picked by coach Zlatko Krmpotic leaves for South Africa this afternoon aboard South African Airways at Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport.
According to the list released by the club media and public relations officer Katebe Chengo, the majority of players that were outstanding in Chipolopolo‘s recent CHAN and World cup qualifiers have made the list.
Akumu, the Kenyan midfielder, received a red card during a group stage match against Angola’s Recreative de Libolo in June. The match will be played on Friday at 19:00 hours Zambian time at the Lucas Moripe stadium in Pretoria and will be televised live on Supersport.
Goalkeepers: Jacob Banda and,Lameck Nyangu.
Defenders: Ben Adama Banh, David Owino Odhiambo, Simon Silwimba, Marcel Kalonda, Fackson Kapumbu ,Daut Musekwa.
Midfielders: Mwape Mwelwa, John Ching’andu, Kondwani Mtonga, Misheck Chaila
Strikers: Jesse Jackson Were, Lazarous Kambole, Dave Daka, Davies Kasirye, Maybin Kalengo.