Zambia have sailed to the 2019 COSAFA U20 Cup semifinals with a 100 percent record following a 2-1 win over Malawi in their final Group A match today at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka.
Oswald Mutapa’s side win Group A on maximum 9 points at the tournament Zambia is hosting in Lusaka from December 4-14.
Zambia will face Angola in the semi-finals on December 12 at the same venue after they to won Group C on maximum points following a comprehensive 4-1 win over eSwatini today.
Captain Golden Mwafwenta put Zambia ahead in the 40th minute.
Francisco Mwepu made it 2-0 in the 68th minute to score his third goal of the tournament.
Then his namesake Francisco Madinga scored Malawi’s consolation goal four minutes later.
Malawi now await Tuesdays outcome in Group C to know if they will qualify to the semis as the best second placed side of the three group tournament.