Faz Premier League Week 21 wrap-up: Zesco win to stay ahead of the pack

Zesco United this afternoon stayed on course for their first league title following an empathic 5-1 home win over bottom -place Nakambala Leopards at the Trade Fair Grounds in Ndola in Faz Premier League Week 21 fixture. A brace each from Yonah Mwango and...

FRIDAY SPORTS BRIEFS

FOOTBALL Sports Permanent Secretary Bob Samakai has asked Faz to speed up the process of hiring an expatriate coach for the Zambia national team. Samakai said Faz had been given the green light to find a permanent replacement as soon as possible. "We hope they Faz can find a...

Nyondo reflects on Chipolopolo debut

Nkana and U23 defender Moses Nyondo has described his Chipolopolo debut over the weekend as memorable despite being on the losing side. Nyondo was one of two debutants together...

Mtonga eager to join Sochaux

Zambia and Zesco United midfielder Kondwani Mtonga wants to join French LIgue 1 side Sochaux. Sochaux coach Herve Renard is reportedly interested in signing Mtonga. The Zesco skipper said he is hoping that the proposed move will materialise. Mtonga said he was aware that Renard wants...

FAZ Div 1 Wrap: Chambishi continue to dominate Zone 2

Chambishi opened a four-point lead at the top of the FAZ Division One Zone Two table following a 2-1 victory over Kashikishi Warriors at the Weekend. Davy Fumpa and Roderick Kembo scored for Chambishi in this Week Seven match played in Chambishi. Chambishi have moved to...

Grandstand: Herve Faith

After a nine month honeymoon, Herve Renard is finally feeling the pressure of marrying into Zambian football family where all matches are great and not small. Renard, uncertain over his future as Zambia's coach especially after local mining giant KCM who had sponsored his salary...

Zambia to Play Tanzania & Morocco

Zambia has secured two more friendly games ahead of their defence of the 2013 Africa Cup in South Africa. Zambia have added dates against Tanzania and Morocco to their friendly match programme before heading t Nelspruit to start their title defence on January 21. The 2012...

Monday’s Pro’s Hit List

Midfielder Chisamba Lungu played the first 61 minutes in 12th placed Ural's 0-0 home draw against 14th positioned Tom Tomsk. FRANCE Midfielder Nathan Sinkala and defender Stopilla Sunzu played the full 90 minutes in third from bottom Sochaux 1-1 home draw against league leaders PSG. Emmanuel...

Sunzu Prepares to Leave For England

Zambia defender Stopilla has been excused from training camp in Johannesburg adding to speculation of a move to England. Faz stated on its website that Sunzu has been excused from camp because he had a "matter to attend to". Sources have revealed that he is heading...

Quicksilver pays tribute to ‘Big Fye’ Simukonda

Fighton-Simukonda
Beston 'Quicksilver' Chambeshi has paid tribute to the late Nchanga Rangers coach Fighton 'Big Fye' Simukonda. The duo were team mates at both Zambia and Nkana in the 80's. "It's a big loss to soccer fraternity and to the country," Chambeshi said. "I played with him at...

Faz Premier Division Week 18 Fixtures

Here this weekends Faz Premier Division fixtures and standings going into games scheduled for 08/08/2009 Faz Premier Division 08/08/2009 Week 18 City of Lusaka       -  Zamtel Forest Rangers       -  Green Buffaloes Zesco United         -  Kabwe Warriors Roan United          -  Konkola Blades Chambishi            -  Power Dynamos Red Arrows           -  Choma Eagles Nakambala Leopards   -  Young Arrows Zanaco              ...

Kalusha Bwalya happy with outcome of AGM

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) President Kalusha Bwalya has expressed satisfaction with the proceedings of the Annual General Meeting which took place in Kabwe yesterday. Bwalya noted that the meeting was held in a dignified manner which befits a gathering of intellectuals to...

2017 U20 AFCON GROUP B WRAP

CAF Under 20
Day two of the 2017 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations produced drama up in Ndola at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. 2015 silver medal winners Senegal crawled back from one-down with ten-men to draw with Sudan who came into the tournament with a big reputation in the...

Chipolopolo to use Mafro kit until December

Zambia are set to continue wearing the Mafro kit well into Chipolopolo's last official game in 2017. The Football Association of Zambia terminated its contract with the Asian-based sportswear maker in August barely four months into a two-year deal. This is after Mafro failed to meet...

Super Division Round-Up: Arrows Beat GBFC

Red Arrows and Zanaco stayed put at the end of Faz Super Division Week 21 games played on Sunday. Red Arrows 2-Green Buffaloes 1 Aggrey Chiyangi’s future as Buffaloes coach is uncertain after they lost 2-1 away to Red Arrows at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka today. Bruce...