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After the departure of Striker Moses Phiri to Portugal their was a lot of talk concerning the strength of the sensational zanaco and how they would cope with such a huge loss. Looking at the results they have posted halfway into the season,its clear that Zanaco where and are still more than just one man.

Regardless a few names have been more pronounced than others.Fackson Kampumbu’s contribution on the wing is a key part of Zanaco’s set up.Captain Fantastic Ziyo Tembo’s leadership qualities
and knack for scoring Vital goals in crucial matches is also another big part of zanaco’s game play.Rodrick Kabwe and his set pieces,Saith Sakala and his creativity,just a few to mention.

In as much as Zanaco is more of a team than a one man show, a certain someone has given a bit More than the rest. Saturday’s Hatrick Hero Aubrey Funga has become Zanaco’s new talisman. Not just because of the hatrick as Zanaco hit Mufurila BlackPool for six, but his overall contribution to Zanaco’s performance has been unmatched.

He can create and also score goals. Their is a belief that every Zanaco attack has to go through Funga. Its now safe to say if Funga plays well Zanaco plays well.

He is a complete attacking midfielder and every coaches dream number 10.His shear genius can be seen he the way he creates spaces ,completes passes and scores goals with easy.

Sensational zanaco currently lead the MTN/FAZ Super League with 37 points and have a game in hand.The 6 time Champions last won the leagie in 2012 and are looking to make it 7 league titles in total. If they have a chance. Of realizing their Dream then Funga has big role to play.

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