Algeria Prepares for Chipolopolo With Two Big Friendlies

Algeria will warm-up for their 2021 AFCON Group H qualifier home date against Chipolopolo with two high-profile friendly games during the October FIFA International Match window. The defending AFCON champions have confirmed friendly dates again at DR Congo and Colombia that will be played during...

Napsa Stars Target Second Place On Saturday

Napsa Stars have second place firmly in their sights this Saturday when they hosts bottom placed and promoted Kabwe Youth Soccer Academy at Woodlands Stadium in Lusaka. The fixture is one...

eSwatini Confident Despite Home Loss to Zambia

eSwatini coach Kosta Papic is confident his team can overturn the 1-0 loss against Zambia when they meet in the return match of the 2020 CHAN final qualifying round. Green Eagles midfielder Amity Shamende scored the only goal in the first leg match...

Zambia U23 pack-up for Cairo

Zambia Under 23 on Friday completed their three –week, pre-tournament training camp in Lusaka on Friday with a friendly win on the eve of their departure for the 2019 U23 AFCON . Young Chipolopolo beat Young...

Zambia Roar To 2019 COSAFA U17 Semi’s

Junior Chipolopolo on Monday produced another resounding victory at the 2019 Cosafa U17 Cup in Malawi were they crushed South Africa 7-0 in a penultimate Group A game in Blantyre to qualify to the semifinals. The rest saw record two time champions make a...

Shepolopolo Eliminate Botswana From Olympics Race

Shepolopolo have advanced to the penultimate qualifying round of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after eliminating Botswana 3-0 on aggregate. Zambia on Tuesday night beat Botswana 2-0 away in Francistown in the return leg of the third round to complete a double over their neighbours. Grace...

FAZ DIV 1 WRAP: Kitwe United snatch first win

Kitwe United have recorded their first victory of the 2019/20 FAZ First National League season after edging Young Green Eagles 1-0 at home in Kitwe. Top striker Humphrey Mambwe scored the goal in this Week 2 match played at Garden Park Stadium at the weekend. Chingalika...

Chambeshi promises bolted defence at 2019 U23 AFCON

Coach Beston Chambeshi says his defence was improving ahead of next month’s 2019 U23 Africa Cup in Egypt. Zambia conceded four goals in the two legged final qualifying round against Congo. Chambeshi said the back-line has shown improvement in training. ‘They defenders have done well in...

Chris Munthali happy with Lebanon move

Zambian defender Christopher Munthali has begun settling down at his new Lebanese topflight side Akhaa Ahli Aley FC. Munthali last month joined Ahli on a one year deal from FAZ Super Division side Kabwe Warriors. The experienced defender has previously played for Power Dynamos, Nkana and...

FAZ salutes Janny Sikazwe

The football Association of Zambia has congratulated Janny Sikazwe for becoming the first Zambian referee to officiate at the FIFA World Cup. Janny Sikazwe made his debut in the Belgium-Panama Group G game yesterday in which Belgium won by 3 goals to nil. After receiving his...

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...

Mbola Joins Chipolopolo Camp

Emmanuel Mbola has jetted into Johannesburg to join the Zambia training camp. The 19-year-old left back from FC Porto in Portugal landed at OR Tambo Airport in Johannesburg at 08:30 on Monday. Mbola's arrival brings to 24 the players in camp preparing for the 2013 Africa...

Jay Jay Okocha rates German Bundesliga as best league for junior players

Nigerian legend Augustine Jay Jay Okocha believes the German Bundesliga offers the best long-term opportunities for young players. Okocha said this during a Bundesliga media meeting in Dortmund that was facilitated in conjunction with its international broadcast partner Startimes, that the German top-flight beats French...

Zesco open four point lead,Nkana end Arrows unbeaten run

Zesco United are now the only unbeaten side in the 2019/2020 FAZ Super Division season after Red Arrows were stunned away by Nkana at the end Week Nine fixtures played on Wednesday. At Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola, Zesco United steamrolled...

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 ...