Rampant Zanaco host struggling Nchanga

Zanaco hope to extend their lead at the top of the FAZ Super League table when they face 11th placed Nchanga Rangers in a Werek 11 tie in Lusaka on Saturday. The two teams trots into Sunset Stadium with contrasting fortunes so far in the...

Egypt Arrive

The momentum to Saturdays North-versus-South 2010 World/Africa Cup Group C qualifying match at Konkola Stadium in Chililabombwe is gathering steam with Egypt's arrival in the country just before 07:00 Wednesday morning. However, in pure North Africa gamesmanship fashion, Egyptian coach Mohamed Shehata refused to talk...

Zesco collect 7th league title to cement big gun status

ZESCO Players celebrating the first Goal
Zesco United reaffirmed their status as a big gun of Zambian football on Wednesday when they collected their seventh FAZ Super Division title. Zesco retained the FAZ Super Division title with two matches to spare when they beat...

Zesco topple Nkana from top spot

Zesco United shot to the top of the Super League table for at least 24 hours after thumping Konkola Mine Police 4-1 at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola on Saturday. Zesco now have 24 points, one above second placed Nkana who takes on Nkwazi on...

Matate gets National Olympics Committee of Zambia appointment

Athletics great Samuel Matete has been appointed to serve on the Technical Commission for the National Olympics Committee of Zambia (NOCZ). The commission is one of the tools put in place to drive key focus areas of the NOCZ Strategic Plan 2018-2021. In a letter to...

Power Still Without Simwala For Caala Game

Power Dynamos defender Govenda Simwala has failed to recover from an ankle injury in time for Sunday's away CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round, return leg against Recreativo da Caala of Angola. Power coach Beston Chambeshi confirmed on Tueday. "He (Simwala) is out of the team which...

Kitwe United suffer third loss

Kitwe United suffered their third loss of the 2018 FAZ Super Division season after succumbing to a 1-0 loss to Forest Rangers on Sunday at Garden Park Stadium in Kitwe. Striker Laurent Muma scored a 78th minute goal as Forest edged Kitwe to jump from...

GRZ offers Zambia US$90,000 For AFCON Win

Zambian players will get US$90,000 each if they retain the Africa Cup title in South Africa. Sports minister Chishimba Kambwili said in Nelspruit today that the bonus will be cumulative should Zambia negotiate all six games all the way to the February 10 final at...

Weekend Scorecard: Mbesuma Is Zambia Top Scorer

Collins Mbesuma's is Zambia's most prolific striker so far for 2013. However, the 29 year old Orlando Pirates strikers tally fairly is modest after seven international matches he has featured in for Zambia since January. Mbesuma on Sunday scored his second goal for Zambia when...

Sate-Sate inspires Wadi Degla to victory

Striker Ronald Kampamba on Tuesday night inspired his Egyptian club Wadi Degla to a home win over Ismaily. Kampamba provided the assist for teammate Dodo El-Gabbs to score a late winner in the 86th minute of Degla’s 1-0 home win over Ismaily. The Zambia striker played...

Zesco Itching to face Power Dynamos in Zoom Shield

Zesco United coach Tenant Chembo says his team was itching for this Saturday's Charity Shield semifinal match against Power Dynamos set for Lusaka. Zesco and Power clash at Nkoloma Stadium in a 13:00 hours kick-off match while Zanaco will take on Napsa Stars in the...

Sunday Football Round-up: Lucky’s Luckless Run Ends

Lucky Msiska on Sunday recorded his first back-to-back competitive wins as Under-23 coach after a luckless run in the 2011 All-Africa Games qualifiers. Msiska’s team beat Rwanda Under-23 in Kigali in their Olympic Games qualifier. Zambia beat Rwanda 1-0 to advance 2-1 on aggregate to the...

Relief for Wedson after wining second league game

Wedson Nyirenda
There was relief for under-pressure ex -Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda on Saturday after he collected his second league win in charge at South African club Baroka FC. Baroka rallied from one-down to beat Golden Arrows 2-1 away in Durban and jumped three places up from...

Muziyo roars into Glasgow Games medal spot

Ben Muziyo boxed his way into the medals bracket in style at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Wednesday night. The 21-year-old Middleweight boxer qualified to the semifinals in dramatic fashion with a first round technical knockout stoppage over Cedric Olivier of Mauritius. Zambia's last man...

MONDAY PRO’S HIT LIST

Here is a selected wrap of some of our foreign-based player’s performances at their respective leagues and in continental competition over the weekend. DR CONGO/TANZANIA Midfielder Cletus Chama came on in the 53rd minute of Simba’s 4-1 away loss to TP Mazembe in their CAF Champions...