Head coach Kelvin Kaindu says his lads are ready for Al Merreikh.
Zanaco plays Al Merrrikh in the first round,first leg of the 2021/22 CAF Champions League in Egypt at Al Salam Stadiam.
“We are aware of what our opponents are capable of.We have respect for them.We have prepared well and we are ready, " Kaindu said.
Kaindu is confident that his 20-man squad will do the job.
“You can never have a complete team.There would be probably one or two players that will not be available but I am optimistic that the players available will do the job, ” he said.
Meanwhile, Zanaco captain Ziyo Tembo has says they will not underrate their Sudanese opponents.
“It is a big team which we respect. We will not underrate them.We are ready physically and mentally, ” Ziyo said.
The return leg is slated for 23rd October 2021 at National Heroes Stadium Lusaka.