Were Hat-trick Sends Zesco Top

Jesse Were opened his 2019/20 FAZ Super Division account with a hat-trick on Wednesday to propel Zesco United to the top of the log in their away win at Nakambala Leopards in Mazabuka. The defending...

MONDAY’S PRO’S HIT LIST

It was a weekend of mixed fortunes for our high profile foreign-based players at their respective clubs. TANZANIA Midfielder Cletus Chama played the full 90 minutes on Sunday in Simba SC's...

WEEKEND SCORECARD: Chambeshi: I Trust My Zambia U23 Team

Beston Chambeshi says he never doubted his Zambia Under 23 sides’ resolve to qualify for the 2019 U23 AFCON finals. Zambia rallied twice away in Pointe Noir on September 8 ...

Wedson maintains unbeaten start in South Africa

Wedson Niyrenda's unbeaten start to the 2019/2020 South Africa PSL season continued on Sunday with Baroka FC. Baroka drew 0-0 at home with Bloemfontein Celtic in their first competitive game back since August 6 when they beat 2016/2017 champions Bidvest Wits 1-0 away in Johannesburg...

Zanaco Confident of CAF Confed Cup Pre-Group Stage Qualification

Coach Mumamba Numba is sure Zanaco will advance to the pre-group stage of the 2019/20 CAF Confederation Cup after Sunday’s 2-1 away victory against Bolton City in Mauritius. Numba said the consolation goal Bolton scored won’t be a factor when the teams meet in the...

Chipolopolo’s Thursday Test Against Niger Looms

Chipolopolo kick-off their two match friendly tour of West Africa this Thursday with a date against Niger in Niamey. Aggrey Chyangi’s team are in West Africa to play Niger on October 10 and Benin on October 13 in Cotonou. Chipolopolo is using the friendlies to prepare...

Patson and Mwepu Set For Tuesday UEFA Champions League Test

Chipolopolo striker Patson Daka and midfielder Enock Mwepu are set for their UEFA Champions League group stage debuts on Tuesday. Austrian champions RB Salzburg will kick-off their group stage race at home on September 17 against Belgian champions side Genk. It will be Salzburg’s first return...

New sports policy launched

Government has revised and launched the national sports council policy, which aim at enhancing and improving sports facilities in the country. Minister of Youth, Sport and Child Development, Kenneth Chipungu, said the new sports policy shall endeavor to use sports as a tool to create...

Zanaco bring Green Eagles Back to Earth

Zanaco collected their first league win of the 2019/20 season on Sunday following a 2-0 home victory over Green Eagles at Sunset Stadium in Lusaka. Today’s win came a week after Zanaco began the season on August 31...

Destiny brings Zambia and Nigeria together at 2019 U23 AFCON

Finally, Zambia U23 gets to test their character when they face defending champions Nigeria at the 2019 U23 AFCON. A twist of fate at the 2017 U20 AFCON saw the then defending champions Nigeria fail to qualify and hosts Zambia...

Patson salutes Zambia U23 Teammates Character

Patson Daka has praised his colleagues character in Sunday's away draw against Congo Brazzaville that sealed their 2019 U23 AFCON final place. Zambia drew 3-3 away to Congo in their final round, last leg qualifier at Pointe Noir in a match they rallied twice...

Chiyangi Names Chipolopolo Side For Bafana Friendly

Chipolopolo coach Aggrey Chiyangi has named his 27-member team to face Bafana-Bafana South Africa in a friendly on September 7 in Lusaka. Nine foreign call-ups who are all-based on the continental have been summoned for the home friendly. Missing will be all the European-based regulars ...

Chipolopolo 2019 CHAN and 2021 AFCON Opponents Watch

As Chipolopolo practice through the September FIFA Match Window following the cancellation of the September 7 home friendly against South Africa, their 2020 CHAN and 2021 AFCON qualifier's opponents have busy diaries over this international period. In Djibouti, 2020...

Kansanshi Dynamos Appeal Fan Ban

Promoted FAZ Super Division side Kansanshi have appealed to their supporters to observe the two-match home ban slapped on them by FAZ over crowd trouble. Kansanshi are playing their first two home matches minus spectators after the Appeals Committee rejected the club’s appeal over the...

Eagles’ local flavour delights Chiyangi

Green Eagles coach Aggrey Chiyangi has praised his charges for defying the myth that a Zambian team now cannot achieve relative success in continental competition without imports. In an era when Zambian clubs are aggressively looking abroad for foreign talent...