Baltemar Brito urge the nation to come together and support the Warriors in the upcoming 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers


Zimbabwe head coach Baltemar Brito has implored the nation to rally behind the Warriors in the forthcoming 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Rwanda and Nigeria.

The Warriors will take on Rwanda in a matchday one fixture at the Huye Stadium on Wednesday, November 15.

Brito side’s will then take on the Super Eagles four days later at the same venue.

The Brazilian believes the Warriors need the nation’s support to have a good start to the 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

“Let’s unite and rally behind the national team. We are here to try to do our best, Everyone is here to do their best, so we expect the nation to give the best of support. We will try to create a good moment for them (fans),” Brito was quoted by the official website of the Zimbabwe Football Association.

Brito has already summoned 28 players to camp for both games.

Zimbabwe have never made an appearance at the FIFA World Cup