National Under 20 side coach Tonderai Ndiraya has named a 30-man provisional squad for the for next month’s COSAFA tournament in South Africa.
The selection has a couple of foreign-based players including former St John’s College student Culum English-Brown who is now based in Germany. Brendon Nyagurungo (Senegal), Sebastian Summerfield (England), Menard Matsikidze (South Africa) and Munashe Garan’anga (South Africa) are also on the list.
The team is in camp at ZIFA Village in Mt Hampden and will be trimmed to 18 players who will travel for the tournament.
Zimbabwe is in Group A alongside hosts South Africa, Mozambique, and Lesotho.
Here is the preliminary squad in camp.
1. Tendai Chirara ( Ngezi Platinum Stars)
2.Tatenda Makoni (Dzivarasekwa Academy)
3. Mattriples Nleya (Bulawayo Chiefs)
4. Malvern Hativagone (Bulawayo Chiefs)
5. Thomas Mudzengerere (Prince Edward Academy)
6. Tinotenda Muringai (Dynamos)
7. Kelvin Mangiza (FC Platinum)
8. Munashe Chakuchichi (BN Academy)
9. Munashe Garan’anga (Ubuntu, South Africa)
10. Munashe Katondo (Ngezi Platinum Stars)
11. Bukhosi Maseko (Trukumb)
12. Kundai Mhembere (Yadah Stars)
13. Donald Mukunga (Harare City)
14. Kelvin Rateiwa (Dynamos)
15. Sebastian Summerfield (Gateshead FC, England)
16. Lexington Mujokoro (FMSA Umguza)
17. Menard Matsikidze (Highlands Park, South Africa)
18. Kudakwashe Nyakudanga (Black Rhinos)
19. Brendon Nyagurungo (Caya Foot Academy, Senegal)
20. Oscar Magejo (Academy Twenty 63)
21. Culum English-Brown (Eintracht Norderstedt 03, Germany)
22. Bill Antonio (Prince Edward Academy)
23. Panashe Mutimbanyoka (FC Platinum)
24. Tendai Matindife (Ngezi Platinum Stars)
25. Debbellar Mapuwa (Legends Academy)
26. Munashe Pini (Chicken Inn)
27. Tapiwa Mandinyenya (Aces Youth Academy)
28. Thandolwenkosi Ngwenya (FC Platinum)
29. Andrea Siziba (Bulawayo City)
30. Tawanda Bhunu (Golden Eagles)