President Lungu honours high flying U-20

The Zambia U-20 Men’s Football National Team have received a boost ahead of their final Group C match against Costa Rica on Saturday with a Presidential honour for meritorious achievement.

President Edgar Lungu conferred the U-20 with the insignia of meritorious achievement during the African Freedom Day celebrations.

FAZ president Andrew Kamanga received the award on behalf of the team that is currently in South Korea at the FIFA World Cup.

The Head of State awarded the team for having won the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations.

Full list of recipients:

Emmanuel Banda

Samson Banda

Mangani Banda

Benson Chali

Edward Chilufya

Harrison Chilufya

Patson Daka

Kenneth Kalunga

Conlyde Luchanga

Shemmy Mayembe

Boyd Musonda

Mwape Musonda

Enock Mwepu

Moses Nyondo

James Phiri

Sydney Phiri

Fashion Sakala

Solomon Sakala

Chrispine Sakulanda

Edward Tembo

TECHNICAL BENCH

Beston Chambeshi

Daniel Jere

Bilton Musonda

Mwila Lupasha

Epriam Panza

Yona Phiri

Vaniya Samatbhai