10 man Zambia outrun the Foxes of Algeria with scorching performance at National Heroes stadium. Brian Mwila caused injury to the visiting Foxes of Algeria with a brace astounding Coach Lucas Alcaraz.
Wada’s men proved a point early on with a head miss from Augustine Lungu after a cross by Chisamba Lungu.
Brian Mwila first appearance at the senior national team picked up a goal early on in the 7th. Later in the 33rd from the Algerian defence mess Brian converted after Augustine Mulenga made a pass near the post allowing Mwila forcing a bump from the bouncing ball.
Dramatic start of the second half saw Algeria miss from a Sodani cross but hardly 10 minutes Yacini Brahim from his left foot updated Algeria’s score line; Zambia 2-1 Algeria
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Wada’s third introduction the Computer boy Enock Mwepu came in and fostered sanity to the challenged Zambia. And into the ending time Enock Mwepu scored a scorcher from the right on his senior debut and sealed the fate for the Foxes.
Zambia maintains second position with 4 points after beating Algeria and Nigeria remain on top with 9 points after the 4-0 victory in Cameroon. Nigeria remain supreme in Group B with 100% performance having won all the 3 games played so far.
Next Tuesday Zambia plays the Foxes for the return match in Algeria and Wedson Nyirenda will be hopeful for this performance that Zambia earn to build on.