Zim champs announce champions league squad

Sport Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe premiership champions FC Platinum have announced their 2019/20 CAF Champions League squad which starts their continental sojourn next week.

The miners have announced a 26-men squad leaving room for, four more additions if they reach the later stages of the competition.

There are seven new players who did not participate in the previous edition of Africa’s premier knockout club competition.

Congolese winger Guyve Mawete Nsiala is joined by Tawana Chikore and Evidence Tendayi who joined from TelOne and  Herentals respectively.

Four players from the miner’s developmental side also made it into the final 26-men squad, namely Hagiazo El-Shaddai Magaya, Keith Madera, Panashe Mutimbanyoka and Kelvin Mangiza.

Club media liaison officer Chido Chizondo confirmed the squad.

“We have registered 26 players for the 2019/20 CAF Champions League, and that is our official list,” she said.

FC Platinum CAF Champions League Squad

Goalkeepers: Petros Mhari, Francis Tizayi, Wallace Magalane

Defenders: Raphael Muduviwa, William Stima, Gift Bello, Lawrence Mhlanga, Tawana Chikore, Evidence Tendayi

Midfielders: Perfect Chikwende, Devon Chafa, Kelvin Madzongwe, Rodwell Chinyengetere, Guyve Mawete Nsiala, Never Tigere, Rahman Kutsanzira, Rainsome Pavari, Kelvin Mangiza, Keith Madera, Panashe Mutimbanyoka, Hagiazo El-Shaddai Magaya

Strikers: Mkhokheli Dube, Charles Sibanda, Albert Eonde, Gift Mbweti, Lameck Nhamo