The Zambia U-20 Men’s Football National Team have received a boost ahead of their final Group C match against Costa Rica on Saturday with a Presidential honour for meritorious achievement.
President Edgar Lungu conferred the U-20 with the insignia of meritorious achievement during the African Freedom Day celebrations.
FAZ president Andrew Kamanga received the award on behalf of the team that is currently in South Korea at the FIFA World Cup.
The Head of State awarded the team for having won the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations.
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