Paul Katema, Jackson Mwanza, Mulenga Mukuka, Jimmy Ndhlovu.
Malawi XI: Charles Swini, John Lanjesi, Yamikani Fodya, Luckly Malata, Zicco Mkanda, John Banda, Tizgobele Kumwenda, Chimango Kayira, Lambikani Mzava, Miciam Mhone, Gerald Phiri.
Referee: Norman Matemera (Zimbabwe); 1st Asst: Akhtar Rossaye (Mauritius); 2nd Asst: Arsenio Marengula (Mozambique); 4th Official: Hamada Nampiandraza (Madagascar).
– A late replacement for Malawi as goalkeeper McDonard Harawa is out with illness and is replaced by Charles Swini!
– Upfront, Tizgobele Kumwenda has received the nod ahead of Muhammad Sulumba to partner Zicco Mkanda. Zambia coach Honour Janza has maintained most players from the line up that saw off Ghana 3-0 in Wednesday’s semifinal at the same venue.
– Malawi coach Young Chimodzi is also back after missing the win over South Africa in the semifinal on Wednesday through an illness.