Wednesday Nov 29, 2017. 16:30
The Football Association of Zambia president Andrew Kamanga has sent a message of best wishes to the country's CAF Award nominees.
Kamanga has congratulated the U20 national team and referee Janny Sikazwe for being shortlisted for the 2017 CAF Awards.
The Junior Chipolopolo has been shortlisted for the National Team of the Year Award, while Zambian International striker Patson Daka has been shortlisted for the Young Player of the Year Award.
Sikazwe has got the nod for the Referee of the Year Award and Kamanga has congratulated all the nominees.
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“On behalf of the FAZ executive and the rest of the football family, I would like to convey our great pleasure on your selection for the 2017 CAF Awards,” said Kamanga.
“It is a great honour for Zambia to see our ambassadors competing among the best on the African continent.
“The selection of our envoys on the various categories of the 2017 CAF Awards epitomizes the rise of our game in the last year.
“Your selection for the various CAF Awards doesn’t surprise us at all.it is proof enough of the level of success you have attained in a calendar year.
“FAZ is further invigorated by the bar you have set for the current and future ambassadors of the Zambian game - I would like to wish you the very best of luck.”