Warriors coach, Sunday ‘Mhofu’ Chidzambwa has made 4 changes to the starting line-up that is set face Uganda in a crucial AFCON group A match in Egypt this evening.

Goalkeeper, George Chigova, who was suspended for the Warriors AFCON opening encounter against Egypt, comes in for the injured Edmore Sibanda, while creative midfielder, Thabani Kamusoso has been thrust into the starting XI alongside Danny ‘Deco’ Phiri in midfield.

The two replace the injured Marvelous Nakamba and Marshal Munetsi, who started in midfield against Egypt.

Bustling striker, Nyasha Mushekwi, who sustained a knock during the opening match has been replaced by creative winger, Talent Chawapiwa.

Tendai Darikwa, Devine Lunga, Alec Mudimu and Teenage Hadebe continue at the back, while Khama Billiat and vice captain Ovidy Karuru retain their places in attacking midfield positions.

Captain Knowledge Musona will lead the line upfront.

The match, set for the Cairo International Stadium, will kick off at 7.pm Zimbabwean time and the Warriors need a victory to entertain hopes of making a maiden qualification into the next round of the continental football showpiece.


Warriors Starting 11 vs Uganda

Chigova, Darikwa, Lunga, Mudimu, Hadebe, Phiri, Kamusoko, Karuru, Chawapiwa, Billiat, Musona