Title contenders Zanaco travel to Central Province this Saturday ahead of the MTN Super League Week six tie against Kabwe Warriors.
The Numba Mumanga tutored side have had an almost perfect start to the season and are top of stream A log having collected 13 points from a possible 15.
The bankers have only failed to find the back of the net in one fixture and that was against champions Zesco United in Ndola.
Having seen and watched Zesco United win four of the last five league titles, the bankers are aware that they can’t afford any slip ups.
Team news Sunset Stadium indicate that league top scorer Rodger Kola will be in contention to increase his tally from six goals.
Zimbabwean midfield maestro Tafadzwa Rusike will captain the side in place of Taonga Bwembya who has had the armband in the first five matches.
Zambia Under-23 shot stopper Mangani Banda is likely to get the nod ahead of Chipolopolo Boys second choice goalkeeper Toaster Nsabata.
For the home side, they will be hoping to arrest a run of four consecutive draws including the last two which saw them pick a point each against Green Buffaloes and Zesco United.
Warriors coach Tenant Chilumba has the likes of CHAN 2009 bronze winner Patrick ‘Animal’ Kasunga, Paul Simpemba, Akakulubelwa Mwachiaba and Prince Mumba to call on.
Zanaco have managed to beat Warriors three times in their last six meetings with two games ending in draws. Both teams have allowed the same number of goals (six) but Zanaco has been more prolific at goals scoring 14 as compared to Warriors seven.
Warriors have 8 points from five games while Zanaco have managed to pick up 13 with only one draw to their name.
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