This photograph appeared on the official website of FC Sochaux Montbéliard is the best proof. Felix Stoppila SUNZU and Nathan SINKALA - alongside President PERNET – are officially from Sochaux since Wednesday, January 8, 2013.
The site has devoted a large presentation to both players of TPM. Here are excerpts from what they publish:
Stoppila SUNZU, central defender and International from Zambia 24 years, has signed a three and a half seasons for the FCSM. He played from 2009 to TP Mazembe with whom he won the Champions League CAF in 2009 and 2010, and was a finalist for the FIFA Club World Cup.
With the Chipolopolos, SUUNZU played three times the African Nations Confederation Cup and won the 2012 edition, scoring the decisive shot on goal in the final against Côte d'Ivoire.
Designated as one of the three best African players of the year 2012, Stoppila SUNZU was close to engage with several English Premier League clubs there is one year ago. It was finally the League 1 that discovered the future of this athletic defender of a 89 meter.
The Zambian midfielder Nathan SINKALA, aged 23, is officially loaned to FCSM with the purchase option by the Tout Puissant Mazembe .
It was one of the revelations of the AFCON 2012 he won. A competition in which he had been an essential part of the team led by Hervé Renard. Nathan SINKALA is international since November 2011 and has twenty selections with Zambia.
On the list of Franche-Comté players there are numbers 28 (SINKALA) and 31 (SUNZU) who were assigned to two new recruits.