Warriors Provisional Squads For Cosafa, Afcon Released
The Warriors technical team has announced names of 34 players making up the provisional squad for the COSAFA and AFCON tournaments which kick off this month and next month respectively.
The 2019 COSAFA Cup is scheduled to get underway on May 25, with the final to be played on June 8.
Team Manager Wellington Mpandare has also advised that Macauley Bonne submitted his papers to the Zimbabwe embassy in the UK with the hope of sorting his eligibility issues in time for AFCON.
The goalkeepers’ list has no major surprises, with George Chigova, Edmore Sibanda and Elvis Chipezeze included together with Chapungu goalie Talbert Shumba.
Find the full list below:
This year’s COSAFA Cup will provide vital preparation for teams heading to the Nations Cup in Egypt from June 21-July 19, with Angola, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Uganda the five from this year’s field.
The Africa Cup of Nations kicks off in Cairo on Friday 21 June, with Zimbabwe facing hosts Egypt in the opener. — ZOOMZimbabwe