Shepolopolo on Wednesday continue fighting for a place at the Ghana 2018 Africa Women Championship as they host nemesis Zimbabwe in the first leg match of the final round in Lusaka.
Zambia and Zimbabwe clash at Nkoloma Stadium in the 15h00 kick off match.
The Zimbabwean Women are already in Lusaka ahead of the Zambezi derby.
Shepolopolo coach Bruce Mwape has declared Zambia ready for Zimbabwe.
“We are ready for the Zimbabwe game,” Mwape told journalists in Lusaka.
Mwape is hoping that Captain Misozi Zulu, who is battling a minor injury, passes a late fitness test.
Winner over two legs will qualify to the Ghana 2018 Africa Cup of Nations which takes place in November.
Zambia eliminated Tanzania in the previous round while Zimbabwe overcame Namibia.