The dates for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers have been rescheduled by FIFA.
According to FAZ spokesperson Sydney Mungala, the latest communication from FIFA states that Chipolopolo’s first qualifier against Mauritania would be contested on September 3 at the Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott.
The game begins at 16:00 p.m. GMT.
Mungala also stated that Zambia’s second Group B qualifier against Tunisia will take place on September 7 at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium.
“FIFA has also confirmed the kickoff time as 15:00 CAT hours for the clash against the Carthage Eagles at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium,” Mungala stated.
“On September 3, 2021, the Chipolopolo will be away to Mauritania with the match set for the Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott and will kick off at 16:00 hours GMT. “
Zambia will also face Equatorial Guinea in Group B.
Group winners will join nine other teams in the final round which will be played on two-legged ties to decide Africa’s five representatives at the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup.