Al Ahly visit Zesco in Group A opener

Zesco United kick-off their 2016 CAF Champions League Group A campaign next month with a home date against Al Ahly of Egypt. The record 8-time African champions will travel to Ndola on June 18. Other teams in Group A are Wydad Casablanca of Morocco and Cote...

U23 AFCON QUALIFIERS UPDATE: Malawi book date with Zambia

Malawi are through to face Zambia in the 2019 U23 AFCON qualifiers next March. Malawi advance after a 1-1 home draw against Botswana in Blantyre on Tuesday to qualify 3-2 on aggregate following a 2-1 away win in Gaborone on November 17. Peter Banda put Malawi...

Tuesday Zambia Sports Updates

Faz has declared illegal Power Dynamos striker Francis Kombe's controversial move to South African top-flight club Lamontville Golden Arrows. Faz described Kombe's move to Golden Arrows as unauthorized because no international transfer certificate was ever issued by Football House for the striker to join the...

Arrows Shoot To The Top

Red Arrows demolished promoted Lime Hotspurs to race to the top of the Super Division table in an Easter Monday goal-fest. Arrows beat Lime 6-1 at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka to top the log on 11 points in the highest score game of Week 5. Dube...

Luka Lungu: TP Mazembe An Exciting Challenge

Striker Luka Lungu has described his first five months at DR Congo giants TP Mazembe as an exciting challenge. Lungu quit Faz Super Division Champions Power Dynamos last December to join Mazembe for an undisclosed fee. Speaking to LT Sports in Kitwe, Lungu said he was...

Mwamelo ‘s actions riles FAZ

Boniface Mwamelo
FAZ ethics committee chairperson Cephas Katongo has described ex-FAZ vice president Boniface Mwamelo’s life ban for match-fixing as tantamount to treason. Mwamelo was found guilty by FIFA for his role in fixing a junior international match between Zambia and...

Moscow U17 tournament cheers Kaunda

Zambia Under-17 national team coach Chris Kaunda is cheered by the team's invitation for next month's Moscow Youth Championship in Russia. Kaunda's squad that been invited for the youth football tournament in the Russian capital Moscow to take place from 13-18 May. The team is preparing for the 2015...

Musakanya upbeat about Chipolopolo’s 2019 COSAFA Cup prospects

Red Arrows midfielder Bruce Musakanya is upbeat as Zambia prepares to participate at the 2019 COSAFA Cup in South Africa. Chipolopolo, who have been handed a COSAFA Cup group stage bye, will enter the competition on June 2 in the quarterfinals of the tournament running...

Nkana coach regrets loss

Nkana coach Masauso Mwale has regretted the manner in which his side gave away a second half 1-0 lead to lose 3-1 to Zesco United in Ndola on Saturday to drop into second place on the Super Division table. Mwale’s charges failed to sustain a...

Newly Elected FAZ executive must prioritise grassroot soccer

FAZ President Andrew kamanga meeting staff at Football House
SOUTHERN Province Amateur Football Association secretary general Fabian Chitambala has called on the newly elected Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) executive to prioritise grass root soccer. Chitambala said yesterday in an interview that grass root soccer in Southern province was almost dead because the...

Lille confirm Sunzu capture

French Ligue 1 side Lille have confirmed signing Chipolopolo defender Stoppila Sunzu on a one-year loan deal from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua. The 26-year-old will join up with manager Herve Renard for the third time having played under the Frenchman for Zambia and French side...

Renard Names 20-man Squad for South Africa Friendly

Herve Renard today named his 20-man squad to face South Africa in a friendly international on Tuesday at Super Stadium in Pretoria. No foreign based players are in the team that is using the warm-up to prepare for the CHAN tournament that is a new...

Lwandamina Seek CHAN Redemption At Home

George Lwandamina's biggest day at the helm of the senior Zambia national team has arrived when his faces South Africa in a crucial CHAN qualifier at Nkoloma stadium on Saturday. Trailing 1-0 from the first leg played on May 23 at Hunters Field outside Johannesburg,...

Ziyo and Malama doubts for Morocco friendly

Zambia coach Beston Chambeshi concedes injured defenders Ziyo Tembo and Donashano Malama are doubts for this Sunday's penultimate friendly date Morocco in Marrakech. Malama and Ziyo also sat out last Sunday’s 2-1 friendly loss against Cameroon in Madrid, Spain. Ziyo has an ankle injury while Malawi...

Let us nurture young talent- MTN Zambia

MTN Zambia and the Football Association of Zambia donated soccer balls to Nkwazi Youth and Twapia Gunners Soccer academies in Ndola
National Soccer Team and FAZ Super League sponsor MTN Zambia has called on all soccer stakeholders to help nurture young talent if Zambia is to remain a top footballing country. This came to light when MTN Zambia and the Football Association of Zambia donated soccer...