Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola has become the latest victim of the nationwide army worm invasion.
The worms were first sighted on the Levy Stadium pitch over the weekend.
Ministry of agriculture officers on Monday moved into Levy Stadium to swiftly deal with the bugs that have been a national menace since late 2012.
Government officials led by Copperbelt permanent secretary Stanford Mschili also visited Levy Stadium to inspect the spraying.
Levy Stadium will host Zambia’s 2014 World Cup Group D matches against Lesotho and Sudan on June 8 and 15 respectively.