Here is a wrap of league and pre-season action involving selected Chipolopolo Stars at their respective clubs over the weekend.
-Midtylland: Midfielder Edward Chilufya on Friday came on in the 60th minute in his 10th placed sides’ 3-1 home loss to second place Silkeborg but was not on target.
-Horsens: Midfielder Lubambo Musonda is in Horsens’s squad for Monday evening’s home game against Lyngby.
Midfielder Klings Kangwa played the opening 87 minutes for Red Star Belgrade in Sunday’s 2-1 away win over Mladost to see them maintain top spot after a 100 percent start.
Kangwa did not get his second goal of the campaign after playing his third straight league game since joining the Serbian champions from Arsenal Tula of Russia.
Defender Aime Mabika was an unused substitute for mid-table inter-Miami in Sunday’s 2-0 away loss at second placed New York City FC.
-Rangers: Striker Fashion Sakala played the full 90 minutes on Sunday in Rangers 3-2 closed-door pre-season friendly win over Queens Park.
Fashion has not scored in the three pre-season games he has featured in as Rangers wrapped up their build-up to the 2022/2023 Scottish Premiership kickoff on July 30 away to Livingstone.
-Ayr United: Defender Frankie Musonda played the full 90 minutes for his new club Ayr in Saturday’s 1-0 League Cup away loss to St Johnstone on Sunday.
Ayr kick-off their league campaign on July 30 at home against Arbroath.
-Brighton: Midfielder Enock Mwepu came on in the 46th minute for Brighton in Saturday’s 2-1 way pre-season win over Reading.
This was the Chipolopolo captain’s first taste of pre-season action.
-Leicester City: Striker Patson Daka scored a goal for Leicester on Saturday in their 3-1 away win over Derby in a match he played the full 90 minutes.
It was Daka’s third goal from four pre-season friendlies played.