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Shepolopolo fail to qualify for Womens Africa Cup

Sports Shepolopolo fail to qualify for Womens Africa Cup

Womens National team
Womens National team
Shepolopolo on Sunday failed to qualify for the 2016 African Womens Championship after losing 3-2 to Zimbabwe in the second leg match of the final round at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka.

Zambia clashed out 4-2 on aggregate having lost the first leg match by 1-0 in Harare last Wednesday.

Albert Kachinga’s side entered Nkoloma Stadium with the hope of reversing the first leg loss in Lusaka.

However, Shepolopolo suffered a set back when Zimbabwe took a 6th minute lead thanks to Kudakwashe Basopo’s early goal that was cancelled by striker Noria “Mbesuma” Sosala on 22 minutes.

Zimbabwe went 2-1 up with a goal from Samkelisiwe Zulu in the 35th minute to silence the home supporters in Lusaka.

Fifteen minutes after the break Zambia equalised with a 60th minute penalty converted by Misozi Zulu before Emmaculate Msipa scored the winner on 89 minutes.

Zambia has only been to the African Womens Championship once.

3 COMMENTS

    • I thought you guys used to blame Great Kalu every time Zambia lost? Today you want to change goal posts. We are still waiting for friendlies

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