U23 AFCON Group B Update :Rohr Joins Nigeria Bench

Super Eagles Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has joined the Nigeria U23 camp ahead of this weekends kickoff of the 2019 U23 AFCON tournament in Egypt. Nigeria are Zambia's opponents in Group B at the Cairo championships that Egypt is hosting from November 8-22. Rohr is...

South Africa U23 Battle Player Shortfall for Zambia Showdown

Zamba's 2019 U23 AFCON Group B opponents, South Africa, are battling to make 18 players for the two sides’ Saturdays opening meeting in Cairo. The club-versus - country story has not only hit Zambia who will...

Kings Kangwa Says Zambia U23 Will Adjust in Mwepu & Co’s Absence

Midfielder Kings Kangwa insists they will hold their own in their opening 2019 U23 AFCON Group B match against South Africa despite missing three key players for that November 9 fixture in Cairo. Fashion Sakala, Enock Mwepu and Patson Daka are...

Zambia’s Men’s Rugby team gets Tokyo 2020 Olympic dream lifeline

The Zambia Rugby Men’s team has been offered a lifeline to compete at the next summer Tokyo 2020 Olympics, after being invited to participate in this weekend’s Africa Men’s Sevens tournament in South Africa. Winners of the 2019 Africa Sevens Championship slated for November 8...

Euro-Based Stars Join U23 AFCON Camp in Cairo

The first foreign-based Zambia Under-23 stars have joined camp in Egypt ahead of Saturday’s opening Group B game at the 2019 U23 AFCON. Belgium-based midfielder Emanuel Banda and Edward Chilufya from Swedish club Djurgardens arrived in Cairo on...

Roan United Fans Yearn For Top Flight Return

Roan United supporters are confident that their club will in the near future bounce back to the top league. Not so stylish Roan are currently playing the FAZ Copperbelt Provincial Division One League which is the third tier competition in the country. The Kafubu outfit last...

Three-Match Winning Run Cheers Revived Nkana

Nkana are a relieved side after collecting their third successive league win. The record 12-time champions on Saturday toiled to a 1-0 away victory over Nakambala Leopards in Mazabuka to garner 9 points in their last three games after a ...

WEEKEND SCORECARD: Another Learning Curve for Green Eagles

Green Eagles coach Aggrey Chiyangi says it has been another learning curve for his men in their second continental outing following Sundays exit from the 2019/2020 CAF Confederation Cup. Eagles lost 2-1 away to HUSA Agadir of Morocco on...

Jimmy Nhdolvu:Why I Didn’t Celebrate Scoring Against Power

Kabwe Warriors striker Jimmy Ndhlovu says he decided not to celebrate much after scoring against Power Dynamos at the weekend out of respect for his old club. Ndhlovu scored a spectacular goal from outside the box when Warriors stunned Power 1-0 at home in Kitwe...

Eagles’Continental Race Ends After Squandering Lead

Green Eagles’ continental race has come to an end after they were eliminated in dramatic fashion away in Morocco on Sunday night. Eagles squandered a one-nil second half lead to lose 2-1 away at HUSA Agadir in the 2019/2020 CAF Confederation Cup pre-group stage. The Choma...

Zanaco Qualify to CAF Confed Cup Group Stage

Zanaco on Sunday advanced to the 2019/20 CAF Confederation Cup group stage after a roaring 5-1 home win over Cano SA of Equatorial Guinea at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. Mumamba Numba’s side advance to the CAF Confederation Cup group phase 8-2 on...

Zesco Beat Arrows To Open Seven Point Lead

Zesco United rolled on to another victory on Saturday when they beat Red Arrows 2-0 in a top two away clash at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka. The win over Arrows saw Zesco open a seven point lead with 27 points from nine matches with...

Zambia U23 pack-up for Cairo

Zambia Under 23 on Friday completed their three –week, pre-tournament training camp in Lusaka on Friday with a friendly win on the eve of their departure for the 2019 U23 AFCON . Young Chipolopolo beat Young...

Lwandamina back on Chipolopolo bench

Zesco United coach George Lwandamina is back on the Chipolopolo bench. The Football Association of Zambia announced on Friday that Lwandamina has returned to the fold as Chipolopolo technical advisor. "FAZ has re-enforced the technical bench for the Senior Men’s Football National Team with the inclusion...

Green Eagles upbeat ahead of Sunday’s must-win CAF Confed date

Green Eagles midfielder Caesar Hakaluba believes they have the capacity to pull off a dramatic comeback this Sunday away in Morocco and qualify to the 2019/2020 CAF Confederation Cup group stage. Eagles arrived in Agadir on Tuesday ahead of Sunday’s must-win last 32, ...