Sunzu out of FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, Mweene suspended

World Cup Group D leaders Zambia face a defensive dilemma following what FAZ has described as a successful knee operation which defence king pin Stoppila Sunzu underwent last week.
Sunzu out of FIFA World Cup Qualifiers.....Goalkeeper Mweene is suspended and now Sunzu is out.....World Cup Group D leaders Zambia face a defensive dilemma following what FAZ has described as a successful knee operation which defence king pin Stoppila Sunzu underwent last week.Sunzu joins first choice shot-stopper Kennedy Mweene who is out of the games next month because of suspension. Zam Foot understands that coach Herve Renard is now leaning towards GBFC goal-minder Davy Kaumbwa and starting an early camp for the keepers. But following Sunzu's operation, it remains to be seen what partnership at the back The Fox will employ to stop the Sothos and Sudanese as Zambia's seeks maximum points to keep her world cup dream alive.According to a statement released by FAZ Spokesperson Erick Mwanza this morning: “Coach Herve Renard has since been advised of the success of the operation as well as the highly likelihood that Sunzu may not be available for the two FIFA World Cup Brazil2014 Qualifiers against Lesotho and Sudan on 8th and 15th June respectively.”Mwanza said Sunzu successfully underwent arthroscopic knee surgery under the watchful eye of the Chipolopolo Team Doctor at the Italian Orthopaedic Hospital in Lusaka last week Thursday. He added: “Following the operation, the defender now needs complete rest to fully recover. He is expected to be off all training for a minimum of four weeks. During his period of recovery, the Zambia national team head of medical Dr Joseph Kabungo will continue monitoring the player’s progress.”He said Football House will give periodic updates on the player’s progress
Sunzu joins first choice shot-stopper Kennedy Mweene who is out of the games next month because of suspension. Zam Foot understands that coach Herve Renard is now leaning towards GBFC goal-minder Davy Kaumbwa and starting an early camp for the keepers.
But following Sunzu’s operation, it remains to be seen what partnership at the back The Fox will employ to stop the Sothos and Sudanese as Zambia’s seeks maximum points to keep her world cup dream alive.According to a statement released by FAZ Spokesperson Erick Mwanza this morning: “Coach Herve Renard has since been advised of the success of the operation as well as the highly likelihood that Sunzu may not be available for the two FIFA World Cup Brazil2014 Qualifiers against Lesotho and Sudan on 8th and 15th June respectively.”

Mwanza said Sunzu successfully underwent arthroscopic knee surgery under the watchful eye of the Chipolopolo Team Doctor at the Italian Orthopaedic Hospital in Lusaka last week Thursday. He added: “Following the operation, the defender now needs complete rest to fully recover. He is expected to be off all training for a minimum of four weeks. During his period of recovery, the Zambia national team head of medical Dr Joseph Kabungo will continue monitoring the player’s progress.”
He said Football House will give periodic updates on the player’s progress

Zam Foot