AFCON AFCON 2023: Zambia ready to fight against Tanzania – Fashion Sakala

Zambia winger Fashion Sakala says the team is ready for their Africa Cup of Nations Group F match against the Taifa Stars of Tanzania at the Laurent Pokou Stadium on Sunday.

Speaking at the pre-match press conference at the Laurent Pokou Stadium, Sakala said the squad was looking forward to the match on Sunday. “It is a very important game, and the team is ready, we are ready to fight, we are highly motivated,” he said.

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“I think we did our best in the first game; we played one of the best teams in the tournament, we are looking forward to playing with Tanzania, it will be a very tough game, I think we have prepared well, everyone has showed passion and hard work during our training, so we are ready for the game.”

The Al Fahya star said the preparation for the match had been good with the squad focused on delivering. He also said the state of the Laurent Pokou Stadium was good for Zambia’s style of play. The Chipolopolo recorded a 1-1 draw against DR Congo on matchday one while the Taifa Stars lost 3-0 to Morocco.


Dennis Mabuka

Dennis Mabuka is a seasoned Kenyan journalist with 18 years of experience covering sports events. He is currently a sport content creator with en.Africatopsports.com.

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