Zambia U23 keep Olympics dream alive

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Zambia Under-23 qualified to the Egypt 2019 U23 African Cup of Nations on Sunday afternoon via a 5-4 aggregate over Congo.

Red Bull Salzburg duo Enoch Mwepu and Patson Daka scored vital goals to earn Zambia a 3-3 draw against Congo.

Zambia had to rally twice to ensure qualification after Kambo Mbenza had put Congo ahead from the spot in the 15th minute and Jacques Temopele scored another in the 77th minute.’

Enock Mwepu netted a brace after equalizing in the 33rd minute to see the two sides go 1-1 into the break while Patson Daka scored the other after the restart.


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