JUST IN: Ndiraya announces Under-23 team to face Mozambique

NATIONAL Under-23 team coach Tonderai Ndiraya has announced a 27-member provisional squad for the Africa Cup of Nations second round qualifier against Mozambique this month.

The Young Warriors kick-start their campaign away to Mozambique on March 22 in Maputo. The second leg is on March 26 in Harare.

Locally based players are expected to troop into camp on Wednesday while the foreign based are expected next week Monday.

Under-23 Squad

Goalkeepers: Martin Mapisa (Velez CF, Spain), Nelson Chadya (Ngezi Platinum Stars) Spencer Ngwerume (FC Platinum).

Defenders: Reward Mwakona (Ards FC, Northern Ireland), Enrique Ndlovu (AS Trencin, Slovakia), Hastings Chapusha (Harare City), Mbongeni Ndlovu (Highlanders), Peace Makaha (Manica Diamonds), Shadreck Nyahwa (Bulawayo Chiefs), Marvelous Chigumira (TelOne), Colin Mujuru (Harare City).

Midfielders: Tatenda Tavengwa (Harare City), Marlvin Kwinjo (Ngezi Platinum Stars), Kudzai Dhemere (Dynamos), Farai Mutatu (Michigan State, USA), Shama Bako (Vfb Luebeck, Germany) , Seth Patrick (Vfb Luebeck, Germany), Kelvin Ndebele (Caps United), Matifadza Zata (Dundee United, Scotland), Anelka Chivandire(Triangle United), Nicholas Guyo (Ubuntu, Cape Town, South Africa).

Strikers: Delic Murimba (Triangle United), Junior Zindoga (Maritzburg United, South Africa), Prince Dube (Highlanders), Wilfred Muvirimi (Harare City), Aubriel Chirinda (Chicken Inn), Tinotenda Benza (Herentals).

Source: The Herald