Felix Sunzu is due to join the Zambia national team at their Kumasi base today ahead of their opening Africa Cup Group C match against Sudan to be played on January 22.
The Konkola Blades striker is a late call-up and replacement for Collins Mbesuma of Bursaspor in Turkey who was dropped from the team last week due to poor form.
Sunzu arrives in Ghana from Tunisia where he was attending trials at local top-club Avenir de La Marsa when he received his late recall to the team.
“Felix (Sunzu) was due to join the team early this morning (Tuesday),” Faz general secretary Fedelis Banda said today who confirmed that the .
Sunzu was part of the provisional team that when into pre-Christmas training camp in Lusaka.
But the Blades striker was excused from training camp to attend to another trial commitment with Arab Contractors of Egypt that saw him being dropped from the team.
Sunzu is also a member of the Zambia unsder-23 team where he has scored eight goals in the teams Olympic and All-Africa games outings.
He was last season’s 5th highest goal scorer with 13 competitive goals in all competition.