Despite a morale boosting development of welcoming back Young Warriors trio Teenage Hadebe, Nqobizitha Masuku and Knox Mutizwa, Highlanders head coach Amini Soma Phiri has revealed five of their regular players are injured.
Soma Phiri said vice-captain Eric Mudzingwa has an upset stomach while utility player Honest Moyo received a knock during a friendly they played last weekend.
Bulky Douglas Sibanda and young King Nadolo have also been ruled out as Bosso brace to take on Caps United on Sunday.
Also in the treatment room is injury prone Rahman Kutsanzira. Which gives the Highlanders technical department headaches with regards to their team selection ahead of their clash with CAPS United on Sunday.
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