Zambia has played 8 matches this year, winning six and losing twice.
The Chipolopolo Boys have won three straight CAF 2023 African Cup of Nations qualifiers.
In March, Avram Grant’s men won back to back games against Lesotho before thrashing Ivory Coast at Ndola last month.
Whilst Zambia was hosting the Elephants at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium, a Zambia B side was in North Africa.
They lost both games against Kuwait and Morocco Under-23 and that brought public outcry as a result some players were included for the regional tournament.
Veterans Benedict Chepeshi and Aaron Katebe started the match against Malawi but since the two have been bit part.
Zambia is on the verge of defending the Cosafa Cup following impressive victories over Comoros, Seychelles and South Africa in Durban
Zambia 3-1 Lesotho
Lesotho 0-2 Zambia
Kuwait 3-0 Zambia
Zambia 3-0 Ivory Coast
Malawi 1-0 Zambia
Zambia 2-0 Comoros
Seychelles 2-4 Zambia
South Africa 1-2 Zambia