WARRIORS coach Kalisto Pasuwa has one again postponed the announcement of the squad that will play Zambia in an international friendly football match at the National Sports Stadium on Saturday. BY SPORTS REPORTER – NEWSDAY
Zifa communications manager, Xolisani Gwesela said the announcement would now be made todayGwesela said the delay had been caused by the technical team, which was still making some adjustments to the squad.
After the Zambia match, where Pasuwa will use only locally-based players, the Warriors are set to play Tanzania as part of the team’s preparations for the 2017 African Cup of Nations finals to be held in Gabon in January.
They will wrap up their preparations with a match against Egypt just before the start of the tournament
It is in the match against the Taifa Stars, which falls on the Fifa calendar, on November 13, that Pasuwa is likely to call his best possible squad, and it would provide a hint on the players likely to make the trip to Gabon.
Some of the home-based players expected to be announced today include defenders Lawrence Mhlanga, Hardlife Zvirekwi, Marshall Mudehwe, and goalkeepers Tatenda Mukuruva and Bernard Donovan, among others.