A man of Lusaka West in the capital Lusaka, a Mr Barnabas Mundanda aged about 60 years died arising from Blood Pressure developed upon the final whistle Zambia-Equatorial Ginuea on Sunday night.
Zambia needed to win the match to sustain hopes of qualifying to the 2023 Quatar World Cup. Fashion Sakala scored a scorcher and it was 1-0 until the last 5 minutes.
Gineau equalised via a header breaking hearts of most Zambians.
Mr Mundanda passionately followed the game and upon the final whistle, his heart rate rose and began to sweat heavily. He took a bath but to no avail. He died a few hours later. Burial is set for Wednesday at Memorial park.