Super Eagles will have a 12th player to contend with when they face Chipolopolo today at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. This follows a clarion call on Saturday on all zambians to turn out in large numbers to support their national team against Super Eagles. The call, which is being spear headed by Zambian football supporters club, gathered momentum after the Super Eagles landed at the Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe Airport at around 12:10 local time aboard the Arik Air Chartered flight on Saturday. The arrival of the Eagles was immediately conveyed to all supporters with many confirming that they are already on their way from various parts of the country. The supporters were equally told to be ready to chant all through the match to galvanise the national team.
According to a post monitored on the official Football Association of Zambia Facebook page by Soka25east.com, Eagles were welcomed at the airport by FAZ president Andrew Kamanga, FAZ Executive Committee Member Elijah Chileshe, FAZ Deputy General Secretary Lombe Mbalashi, FAZ Administration Officer – Competitions Mrs Janet Bwalya and Officials from the Nigerian High Commission.
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