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...

Matate humbled by Luapula Honour

Athletics icon Samuel Matete is pleased with the decision by the Luapula Provincial administration to honour him. Matete will be honoured next month alongside soccer icon Kalusha Bwalya for their contribution to sport. The province has lined up sports events in honour of Matete and Kalusha...

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 ...

Zambia U23 Keep Olympics Dream Alive

Zambia U23 became the first team to qualify for the 2019 U23 AFCON that Egypt will host this November after holding hosts Congo to a 3-3 away draw in Pointe Noir today. Beston Chambeshi's side advanced 5-4 on aggregate following a 2-1 first...

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...

Zanaco Calm Ahead of Hosting In-form Eagles

Zanaco insist Green Eagles current good competitive form has not unsettled them heading into Sunday's FAZ Super Division Week Two home match at Sunset Stadium in Lusaka. Zanaco host Eagles into the weekends only league...

Chambeshi: Zambia U23 is the Peoples Team

Beston Chambeshi says his Zambia U23 team cannot afford to disappoint its loyal followers who have believed in them since they won the 2017 U20 AFCON. Zambia U23 faces its biggest test since lifting the U20 AFCON at home two years ago when they visit...

Zanaco Host Eagles in Sunday Face-Off

Zanaco and Green Eagles on Sunday faceoff at Sunset Stadium in Lusaka in the only FAZ Super Division match being played this weekend. The match initially scheduled for September 14 has been brought forward owing to the two teams forthcoming CAF engagements. The rest of the...

Chambeshi Calculates for Congo Decider

Coach Beston Chambeshi says Zambia are treating cautiously Sunday’s decisive 2019 Under-23 Africa Cup qualifier against Congo Brazzaville in Pointe Noir. Zambia beat Congo 2-1 in the first leg match on Wednesday night in Lusaka. Overall winners on Sunday will qualify for the Egypt tournament. Minutes before...

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...

Fordson Kabole: Why I dumped Power Dynamos

Experienced trainer Fordson Kabole says he resigned as Power Dynamos coach after the club failed to give him a contract and the players he wanted ahead of the 2019/20 season. Power re-engaged Kabole earlier in April after firing Kelvin Kaindu during the 2019 transitional season. ‘Yes...

Zambia U23 Beat Congo 6

Zambia have beaten Congo-Brazzaville 2-1 in the 2019 Under-23 Africa Cup final round, first leg qualifier played at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. Striker Fashion Sakala scored a brace on Wednesday evening. Zambia took a 1-0 lead into the half time break thanks to Sakala’s...

Chipolopolo’s September FIFA Match Week in Limbo

Zambia’s September FIFA International Match Week plans are in limbo after the Bafana-Bafana friendly cancellation while alternative Namibia date is on official competitive duty. FAZ on Tuesday cancelled the September 7 friendly against Bafana that was scheduled for National Heroes...

Chipolopolo – Bafana Friendly Postponed

Zambia's friendly against South Africa that was scheduled for September 7 at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka has been postponed. The friendly has been postponed due to security concern due to the xenophobic attacks currently taking place in South Africa. "The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ)...

Fashion Sakala: We Are Ready For Congo

Fashion Sakala in new Kit
Captain Fashion Sakala says they are looking forward to delivering at home against Congo-Brazzaville in Wednesday’s 2019 U23 AFCON final round, first leg qualifier at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. The match will...