Zesco United have left for Sudan ahead of the CAF Confederation Cup group stage round 4 match against Al Hilal to be played on Sunday, 3rd March.
The Zambia champions will be without left back Mwila Phiri who has been instrumental in the team’s campaign in Africa this season having played all games. Mwila misses out due to injury.
Kondwani Mtonga is also out of the team as he completes his suspension after being sent off against Asante Kotoko in Ghana.
Zesco dropped to third position after being held to a 1 – 1 draw at home by Al Hilal despite the visitors playing with a man down for the entire second half.
Zesco on Tuesday afternoon were held to a 2 – 2 draw by Kabwe Warriors in a league match. Coach George Lwandamina had one eye on the Al Hilal game as he made 10 changes to his team.
ZESCO FULL SQUAD
1. Jacob Banda, 2. Solomon Sakala, 3. Marcel Kalonda, 4. David Ohiambo 5. Clement Mwape 6. Misheck Chila 7. Anthony Akumu 8. Simon Silwimba 9. Shemmy Mayembe 10. Jesse Were 11. Enock Sabumukama 12. John Chingandu 13. Wistone Kalengo 14. Rahim Osmanu 15. Lazarous Kambole 16. Diedonne Nitbahezwa 17. Quadri Kola 18. Lewis Macha 19. Logic Chingandu20. Mwape Mwelwa