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Zimbabwe's Highlanders Upbeat On CAF Qualifier Despite Players Ban

Officials of Zimbabwe's champion Highlanders Football Club say they are confident of staging an upset against Al Aly of Egypt despite the team's failure to obtain clearance to use three players Sunday in the Africa Champions League qualifier.

Highlanders officials said they were informed Friday by the Confederation of African Football about to the non-clearance of the three players.

Reporter Marvellous Mhlanga-Nyahuye of VOA's Studio 7 for Zimbabwe asked team administrator Emmet Ndlovu for details about the player-clearance problem.

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