Willy Stephanus and Tiberius Lombard, who both sustained injuries in the international match played at National Heroes Stadium between Zambia and Namibia, have returned to full-training this week with Stephanus managing to play in a friendly match earlier today.
Meanwhile, Lusaka Dynamos this afternoon took on Lusaka Tigers in a friendly game played at National Heroes Stadium ahead of our Week 12 game against Mufulira Wanderers at the same venue this Saturday.
Emmanuel Habasimbi, who has missed almost 4 games since LD beat Red Arrows 0-1 at Nkoloma Stadium, has also returned to training and managed to play in the friendly.
In the first game of the match, which involved the A-side, LD featured the following players:
It took the captain Chris Mugalu only 6 mins to open his account and score the game’s opener and another six minutes to complete his brace.
The halftime score was 2-0 in favour of The Elite.
Before the second half, coach Ian Bakala made some substitutions which saw Zimiseleni Moyo come no for compatriot Mushure, Aubrey Funga for Mugalu, Conlyde Luchanga for Shitembi, Dennis Dauda for kambo and Godfrey Chibanga for on for Kalume.
The first game ended 6-0 with further goals from Funga and Luchanga who scored one each, with 2 goals being own goals.
In the second game featuring The B-side, LD featured the following players:
This game ended 4-1 in favour of LD with Fwayo Tembo, Emmanuel Habasimbi, Substitute Willy Stephanus and Keta Ilunga being the scorers.
Total score, LD 10-1 Lusaka Tigers