Zesco United move into second place

Zesco United moved into second place today after a resounding 4-0 away win over troubled Forest Rangers in a Ndola derby played at the Trade Fair Grounds.

The three-time champions jumped from eighth to second replacing Nchanga Rangers who collapsed to a 3-1 loss at the hands of struggling Lime Hotspurs in the lunchtime kickoff at the same venue.

Zesco took a 2-0 halftime lead thanks to strikes from Winston Kalengo and Maybin Mwaba in the 11th and 20th minute respectively.

Kangwa Chileshe added Zesco’s third goal in the 61st minute before Kalengo completed his brace seven minutes later.

Zesco are now four points behind Nkana on 15 and 19 points respectively from eight games played.

Forest meanwhile exchange places with Lime with the latter moving from bottom to 15th while the former slump into 16th place.

TABLE

Pos   Team Pld W T L GoalsDiff Pts
1 Zanaco 29 16 9 4 54:2430 57
2 Zesco United 29 16 8 5 41:2417 56
3 Power Dynamos 29 14 12 3 53:2330 54
4 Nkana 29 14 7 8 44:2816 49
5 NAPSA Stars 29 12 10 7 28:208 46
6 Nchanga Rangers 29 10 9 10 30:31-1 39
7 Green Eagles 29 9 10 10 26:242 37
8 National Assembly 29 9 10 10 33:37-4 37
9 Nakambala Leopards 29 9 9 11 21:32-11 36
10 Konkola Blades 29 11 3 15 20:31-11 36
11 Red Arrows 29 9 8 12 27:31-4 35
12 Kabwe Warriors 29 8 10 11 23:38-15 34
13 Green Buffaloes 29 7 12 10 35:38-3 33
14 Konkola Mine Police 29 6 11 13 26:41-15 29
15 Indeni 29 6 9 13 26:42-16 27
16 Roan United 29 3 9 17 19:42-23 18

4 Comments

  1. 1 flag Iye

    How can you jump from 8th to second? Go Nkana, go!

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  2. 2 flag manu4life

    This is what we were used to seeing in the 90s and early 2000s, Nkana at the top of the log. Kalampa4life.

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  3. 3 flag limo limo

    Stylish forever, well done ba ROAN UTD. Stay focused with your stylish play…bola nipamshi mumulu mwa toni.

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  4. 4 flag EX ZIT

    Walya nganga ndie walya nkuku, injanji ninjanji lts go warriors lets goooooooaaaaal!!!!!!!!

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