9.5 C
Alba Iulia
Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Numba: Mighty gave us problems

Sports Numba: Mighty gave us problems

Zanaco coach Mumamba Numba says it is a relief to have beaten stubborn Mighty Mufulira Wanderers on Wednesday.

Mighty literally gave Zanaco a good run for their money despite losing 3-2 away at Sunset Stadium in Lusaka.

“I think it is a relief collecting maximum points against Mighty,” Numba said.

“So far of all the teams that we have played this season, Mighty has stretched us to the limit.”

Mighty and Zanaco were were locked at 2-2 on the hour-mark before Mathews Macha stole the three points for the hosts in the 88th minute.

Zanaco took the lead in the 43rd minute through Augustine Mulenga and extended their lead two minutes later courtesy of an own-goal from Wanderers defender Warren Kunda.

Moses Lolozi put Wanderers back into the contest with a 52nd minute penalty before Taonga Bwembya equalised in the 60th minute.

And Mighty coach Manfred Chabinga said it was unfortunate for his team to lose after dominating Zanaco but that his sides’ performance is a warning shot to their opponents.

“The boys played well,” Chabinga said.

“It was a fantastic performance I am so impressed despite the loss.

“We conceded two silly goals in the first half because of defensive blunders.”


[standings league_id=1 template=extend logo=false]


Comments are closed.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Ten PF MPs get K20 000 each to empower the vulnerable in their constituencies

Ten PF Members of Parliament have received Empowerment funds of 20 thousand Kwacha each to empower the vulnerable in...

Bill 10 Advocates in North Western Province say they are being threatened

Bill 10 Advocate member Prince Ndoyi has expressed disappointment with the opposition in the North-Western province for issuing threats to the team. Mr. Ndoyi has...

If the State is not ready for prosecution, dismiss the case, Dr Chilufya’s Lawyers tell the court

Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya has requested the Lusaka Magistrates Court to dismiss his matter if the state is not ready for prosecution. Dr Chilufya’s lawyers...

Police in Lusaka officially charge Howard Situmba for masquerading as a Lawyer

Police in Lusaka has officially charged and arrested Howard Situmba of Lusaka for masquerading as a lawyer in the case bordering on contentions over...

Integrity Committees are aimed at fostering a corrupt-free environment in the public service

The government has dispelled reports that Integrity Committees that have been formed in government departments and other line agencies are for witch-hunting. Ministry of Information...

More Articles In This Category