Saturday, June 15, 2024

Zambian Football Saturday Update


Zanaco’s pre-season preparations got off on a high today when they beat Zimbabwean league champions Highlanders 4-0 in an international club friendly played club at Sunset stadium in Lusaka.And on the other side of the Capital at Independence stadium this afternoon, Green Buffaloes were held to a 1-1 draw by another Zimbabwean club Mwana Africa in another international club warm-up.

Zanaco’s win over Highlanders was secured thanks to a hat-trick from Winston Kalengo with goals in the 35th 48th and 63rd minutes of the match.

Ignatius Lwipa helped Zanaco go 2-0 up into the break with the Bankers’ second goal in the 42nd minute.

At Independence, Buffaloes rallied late from 1-0 down thanks to an 87th minute goal from Ezekiel Lungu after Mwana had taken the lead seven minutes earlier through Cleophas Charera.

On Sunday, Buffaloes host Highlanders while Zanaco take on Mwana at Sunset.

Courtesy of Kalumiana Kalumiana


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