Coach Beston Chambeshi has hailed Nkana’s 1-0 win over Power Dynamos in the Kitwe derby played on Sunday at Nkana Stadium in Kitwe.

Congolese striker Djunese Kanda scored a late goal that seperated the two teams in this delayed Week Seven match of the 2015 FAZ Super Division.

In a post-match interview, Chmbeshi described the victory as fanstastic.

“It is fantastic, winning a local derby is not easy and I am happy with the result,” Chambeshi said.

I am happy with the way the boys played and I hope we can continue playing like this,” he said.

Chambeshi believes the win against Power could be a turning point for Nkana who endured a bad start to the season.

The Wusakile club had picked six points from six games prior to the derby.

“I think maybe it is a turning point and I hope we can continue picking points.”

Power coach Tenant Chilumba was disappointed with the loss.

Chilumba is yet to beat Nkana as Power trainer.

“Ofcourse, I am disappointed.We wanted a better result but it is a game of football: you win, draw or lose,” Chilumba said.

He added:” We played well in the first half but in the second half Nkana were tactical and defended in numbers.”

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  1. I don’t support either of the teams but my view was that it was not a penalty. Reply shows that it was actually the nana player who fouled the power defender.



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