Recalled Chipolopolo midfielder William Njobvu will miss Zambia’s June 6 friendly against Japan in America after sustaining a thigh injury during training in Lusaka on Tuesday.
Njobvu was a late inclusion in the provisional Zambia squad getting ready for the Japan friendly before tearing his right thigh muscle in training.
Zambia Physiotherapist Dr. Mwila Lupasha confirmed that Njobvu that has been ruled out of action for at least three weeks after tearing his right thigh muscle in training.
“On a sad note I wish to confirm that William tore his muscle in training this afternoon and unfortunately, he will have to miss action for at least three weeks, I shall inform his club doctor and officials immediately of this sad development” he said.
Njobvu joined Red Arrows last month after leaving demoted Cypriot side Enosis Neon Paralimni after a one year stint at the club.