Opponent watch: Zimbabwe final squad unveiled
Zimbabwe coach Sunday Chidzambwa has named his final 20 man squad for the four team tournament to held in Zambia between 21st and 24th March.
The warriors tactician has named sixteen foreign based players with only four locally based warriors. Chidzambwa is however without captain Knowledge Musona, Kuda Mahachi and Khama Billiat who are all out with injuries.
Talent Chawapiwa who was one of the stand out performers at the 2017 COSAFA senior challenge cup is expected to be the creative brain of the Warriors squad.
Zimbabwe will face Zambia on Wednesday, March 21st in the opening game of the Tournament at Levy Mwanawasa stadium.
Goalkeepers: Takabva Mawaya (ZPC Kariba), Edmore Sibanda (Witbank Spurs, South Africa), George Chigova (Polokwane City, South Africa)
Defenders: Costa Nhamoinesu (AC Sparta Prague, Czech Republic), Praise Tonha (Caps United), Jimmy Dzingai (Yadah Stars), Teenage Hadebe (Kaizer Chiefs, South Africa), Devine Lunga (Chicken Inn), Adam Chicksen (Bradford City, England), Cliff Moyo (Halifax Town, England)
Midfielders: Marvelous Nakamba (Club Brugge, Belgium), Talent Chawapiwa (Baroka FC, South Africa), Aleck Mudimu (CEFN Druids, Wales), Butholezwe Ncube (AmaZulu, South Africa), Marshall Munetsi (Orlando Pirates, South Africa), Tinotenda Kadewere (Djurgardens IF, Sweden)
Strikers: Evans Rusike (SuperSport United, South Africa), Ovidy Karuru (AmaZulu, South Africa), Silas Songani (Sonderjyske, Sweden), Abbas Amidu (Entag El Harby, Egypt)