Kalaba inspires Mazembe to victory
Rainford Kalaba on Sunday inspired TP Mazembe to the top of Group A in the 2014 CAF Champions League.
Kalaba scored a 13th minute goal to send Mazembe from bottom to first in a 1-0 home win over Zamalek of Egypt in Lubumbashi on match-day-three of the competition.
The goal was Kalaba’s first in Group A after helping Mazembe to their second successive win after kicking off their pool stage campaign on May 16 with a 1-0 away loss at Al Hilal in Khartoum.
Mazembe lead Group A on 6 points, two more than A Hilal and AS Vita who are second and third respectively.
Zamalek are bottom on three points.
Meanwhile, Kalaba played the full 90 minutes while compatriots Given Singuluma and Jonas Sakuwaha were on the bench.