Pros beef up chipolopolo squads
Foreign based players are slowly trickling into theÂ country ahead of the Chipolopolo Boys and Under-23â€²s respective 2010 African Cup of Nations and London 2012 Olympics qualifiers.
Dario Bonetti has been boasted by the arrival of South African based players including Collins Mbesuma and Joseph Musonda while Russia based playmaker Chisamba Lungu arrived on Wednesday night and is expected to join the Lucky M'siska after Bonetti reconsidered his decision.
Egyptian based Venicious Mapande, Emmanuel Mbola and Fwayo Tembo will join Chisamba in the Oympic team while Bonetti will hold-on to Rodger Kola and Justine Zulu as direct replacements for Given Singuluma (rated 50/50) and Noah Chivuta who is suspended after accumulating two yellow cards in the previous games.
The Chipolopolo Boys will have an afternoon training session on Thursday while the Under-23 are on their to Lusaka from Kitwe after Wednesday's practice match against Power Dynamos.