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 Zesco United 30 17 8 5 44:2519 59
2 Power Dynamos 30 15 12 3 54:2331 57
3 Zanaco 30 16 9 5 54:2826 57
4 Nkana 30 15 7 8 50:2822 52
5 NAPSA Stars 30 12 11 7 29:218 47
6 Nchanga Rangers 30 11 9 10 33:321 42
7 Green Eagles 30 9 11 10 27:252 38
8 Red Arrows 30 10 8 12 31:310 38
9 National Assembly 30 9 10 11 33:43-10 37
10 Green Buffaloes 30 8 12 10 38:380 36
11 Nakambala Leopards 30 9 9 12 21:33-12 36
12 Konkola Blades 30 11 3 16 20:33-13 36
13 Kabwe Warriors 30 8 10 12 24:41-17 34
14 Konkola Mine Police 30 6 11 14 27:44-17 29
15 Indeni 30 6 9 14 26:45-19 27
16 Roan United 30 4 9 17 21:42-21 21

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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