11th March, 2019
DESMOND MNGAWA APPOINTED AS SENIOR MEN TEAM MANAGER
The Football Association of Zambia wishes to announce the appointment of Desmond Mngawa as Senior men national team manager.
Mr Mngawa joins the Chipolopolo technical bench currently in camp in Lusaka.
The national team is preparing for the AFCON 2019 Group K game, between Zambia and Namibia to be played on Saturday March 23 at the Heroes Stadium in Lusaka.
The 25 players called to camp between March 10 – 13 are Lawrence Mulenga, Justin Munyikwa, Gregory Sanjase, Allan Kamwanga, Jimmy Chisenga, Lawrence Chungu, Stephen Kabamba, Isaac Shamujompa, Luka Banda, Adrian Chama, Munenen Nchimunya, Ernest Mbewe, Bruce Musakanya, Austin Muwowo, Lameck Silwamba, Benson Sakala, Jackson Chirwa, Mike Katiba, George Chaloba, Clement Mundia, Spencer Sautu, Tapson Kaseba, Moses Phiri, Alex Ngonga and Rodger Kola.
The association wishes to advise the public that the recruitment process for the positions of technical director was concluded on Friday 9 March and four candidates were shortlisted. Local and foreign applications were received and late entries were also considered. The name of the successful candidate will be announced in due course.
Recruitment of the junior national team coaches is still on-going and the association is still receiving applications.
The Under 23 team will travel to South Africa on Monday March 11 for camp, with international friendlies lined up ahead of the March 20 game to be played in Blantyre, Malawi.
For and on behalf of:
FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION OF ZAMBIA