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Zambia Copper Queens qualify for 2024 WAFCON


Zambia  Copper Queens have qualified to the CAF 2024 Women’s African Cup of Nations in Morocco after beat Angola 12-0 on aggregate over two legs.

Zambia is making a return to WAFCON after reaching the semi finals of the 2022 edition.

Spain based forward Racheal Kundananji opened the scores in the fourth minute after she capitalised on a defensive mix up.

Captain Barbra Banda then increased the tally ten minutes later off a Racheal Nachula assist.

Red Arrows midfielder Susan Banda scored a stunning goal a minute after restart.

Substitute Aveil Chitundu then grabbed the fourth goal as the fans erupted.

Overlapping full back Esther Banda then made it 5-0 before Kundananji wrapped it with her second on the night to take her tally to 26 goals in 37 appearances.

Zambia beat Angola by the similar margin last week.

This will be the fourth time – 2014, 2018, 2022 and 2024 – will be playing at WAFCON

Zambia 6-0 Angola (Racheal Kundananji 4′, Barbra Banda 14′, Susan Banda 47′, Aveil Chitundu 71′, Esther Banda 76′) [Agg: 12-0]

Zambia XI: Catherine Musonda (Ng’ambo Musole 60′)- Esther Banda, Pauline Zulu, Lushomo Mweemba, Martha Tembo – Susan Banda, Evarine Katongo (Misozi Zulu 70′), Ireen Banda (Fridah Kabwe 46′) – Racheal Nachula (Aveil Chitundu 46′), Barbra Banda (Helen Chanda 88′), Racheal Kundananji


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