REGINA CHANDA EARNS HER FIRST SENIOR NATIONAL TEAM CALL-UP
Zanaco Ladies striker, Regina Chanda has been called up to the senior Zambia Women’s national team for the first time
Chanda is among the 33-member local squad announced by head coach Bruce Mwape, preparing for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup to be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand from July 20 to August 20.
She has been a critical figure for Zanaco Ladies FC in the ongoing FAZ Womens’ Super League with three assists and two goals
Her 83rd-minute goal against Queens Sports Academy in Kabwe was all Zanaco needed to salvage an all-important point away from home.
The 20-year-old Zanaco Ladies forward has previously been part of the Zambia Women’s national team set-up at the youth level in 2020 and played in the U-20 Youth World Cup Qualifiers.
The team is set to play high-profile international friendly matches on dates to be announced.