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Zanaco oust Lwandamina’s Young Africans


Zanaco have advanced to the group stage of the 2017 CAF Champions League after overcoming Young Africans of Tanzania in the first round.

Zanaco on Saturday drew goalless with George Lwandamina’s Young Africans at Heroes Stadium in Lusaka in the return leg to progress 1-1 on aggregate thanks to away goals rule.

The two teams settled for a 1-1 stalemate in the first leg tie played in Tanzania last week on Saturday.

The 2016 FAZ Super Division Champions are now in the revised prestigious group stage of the Champions League.

Both the 2017 Champions League and Confederation Cup group stages has been expanded 16 teams of four groups and will include two more knockout stages before the final.

The top two finishers from each group will advance to the knockout stage for a place in the quarterfinals that have been added to the previously straight semifinal qualification when it was an eight-team group stage format.


  1. The zambian coach chicken george SOLD THE GAME FOR a song, he must be fired by yang africans for sure he coluded with the zambian bench which very unprofessional

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