Lameck Banda to miss back to back friendlies against Mali
The winger his trade in Italy for who Serie A club Lecce has been ruled out of Zambia’s final squad that will face Mali in two international friendly matches this week.
Banda was in action on Thursday night last week in the Serie A when his side recorded their first victory of the season after defeating Salernitana 1-2 away.
The enterprising Zambian winger played 78 minutes in his 7th appearance in the Italian top flight league and he is believed to have sustained an injury in that same match which has led to his exclusion from Chipolopolo.
Banda last featured for the Chipolopolo boys in March this year when they defeated Comoros 2-1 in the 2023 Africa cup of nations qualifiers.