National team head coach Sunday Chidzambga and team manager Wellington Mpandare left Harare for Egypt on Monday to attend the 2019 Afcon draw. The delegation also includes Zifa Board Member Chamu Chiwanza.
The Warriors are among the 23 teams that qualified for the tournament set to take place in the north African nation from June 21 – July 19. The draw will be held on Friday at 8 pm Zimbabwean time.
A statement released on Tuesday by the Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) says:
Sunday Chidzambwa and Wellington Mpandare left for Egypt yesterday to represent Zimbabwe at the AFCON draw set for 12 April. Board Member Chamu Chiwanza is also with them.
Meanwhile, CAF has dismissed the 2019 Afcon draw procedure being reported in the media.
CAF said that it is yet to approve a draw procedure in accordance with the statutes and regulations of the confederation.
Sunday "Mhofu" Chidzambwa is a current warriors coach and captain and is among the top footballers to ever emerge out of Zimbabwe. He has worked extensively in footballing circles including coaching Dynamos and made a historic qualification to the Africa Cup of Nations. He also... Read More About Sunday Chidzambwa
Chamu Chiwanza is a Zimbabwean entrepreneur and President of the empowerment lobby group, Affirmative Action Group. Read More About Chamu Chiwanza
Wellington Mpandare is a Zimbabwean football manager and is the current senior men's national soccer team interim manager. Together with Eddie Chivero, he is the founding member of Zimbabwe National Soccer Supporters Association. Read More About Wellington Mpandare