The Warriors duo of Tinotenda Kadewere and David Moyo will arrive in Cameroon today to join 18 players who are already in Cameroon preparing for the continental showpiece.
Kadewere and Moyo will arrive from their bases, France and Scotland respectively, later today.
There is uncertainty over the availability of Zemura, whose club Bournemouth has been hit by a Covid-19 outbreak, which resulted in the postponement of their league clash with Peterborough, which was pencilled for today.
“AFC Bournemouth’s SkyBet Championship match against Peterborough United on Monday 3rd January has been postponed due to the number of injuries and new cases of COVID-19 within the first team squad,” the club said in a statement.
“The COVID-19 cases were confirmed following the Cherries’ latest round of daily testing, carried out in line with the EFL’s Red protocols for first team training settings which were introduced following the emergence of the Omicron variant. The Cherries’ application for the postponement was granted by the EFL on Saturday.”
Warriors Team Manager Wellington Mpandare warriors manager confirmed that he is in constant touch with players.
Zimbabwe is in Group B alongside West African football powerhouse, Senegal, Guinea and Malawi.
Senegal boasts of several European-based stars in its squad, among them Edouard Mendy (Chelsea), Abdou Diallo (Paris St Germain), Kalidou Koulibaly (Napoli), Cheikhou Kouyate (Crystal Palace), Idrissa Gana Gueye (Paris St Germain), Sadio Mane (Liverpool), and Ismaila Sarr (Watford).
Meanwhile, the Warriors will be without Aston Villa midfielder Marvelous Nakamba and Stade Reims’ Marshal Munetsi, who are both injured, as well as Khama Billiat who recently retired from international football.