‘MAGNIFICENT’ KABWE Warriors DEMOTED Without Kicking The Ball !

MAGNIFICENT KABWE Warriors and Lime Hotspurs have been demoted from the MTN FAZ Super Division. Warriors and Lime were Saturday 10/29 relegated without kicking the ball after Roan United drew 0-0 away to demoted Kalewa in Ndola. The Railwaymen and Super Division first-timers Lime who are on 27 points with two games left to play […]


ZAMBIA’s Chipolopolo Boys are in Group A together with hosts Equatorial Guinea, Senegal and ex-Group C foes Libya. They will face Senegal in the second game of the tournament in a 23:00hours kickoff. Zambia will follow this up on January 25 with grudge match against Libya in Bata in an 18:00hours kickoff. They will wrap-up […]

ZAMBIA Hopes To Dodge ‘Group of Death’

The 28th Africa Cup of Nations draw will be conducted in the resort city of Malabo, Equatorial Guinea with Zambia targeting a relatively easy draw tonight. With seasoned contenders and continental football giants Egypt (record six time winner), Cameroon (four time winner), Nigeria (one time winner), Algeria and South Africa, missing the party Zambia can […]

FAZ Blocks Construction Of FIFA Project

FAZ is blocking the construction of a FIFA Football for Hope project in the country. Street Football World (SFW) was tasked by FIFA to identify 20 countries in which the world football mother body was to construct the facility. In Zambia, three sports organizations – Breakthrough Chiparamba partnered with Sport in Action and Bauleni Sports […]

HERVE Renard Jets In, Looks Forward To Attaining Glory With Zambia

CHIPOLOPOLO trainer Herve Renard has arrived in Lusaka this morning with a pledge to take the Zambia National Soccer Team a step higher and attain glory for the country. “I am very happy to be back home. I love the country; I love the people and the professionalism of the federation. I know there is […]

DARIO Bonneti STUCK In Zambia, Demands 4 Months Unpaid Salary Arrears

Ex-Chiplopolo Coach Dario Bonneti is stuck in Zambia and is demanding to be paid 4 months Salary arears ‘owed’ by the Football Association Of Zambia (FAZ) and downplays work permit. According to bolayathu.com Bonetti disclosed that he had gone four months without pay. “About the immigration, you must know that I have a contract and […]

Lusaka Province Minister, Miles Sampa Quits FAZ Post

Co-opted FAZ committee member Miles Sampa has quit his position. Highly placed sources within FAZ said that Sampa, who is also Lusaka Province minister fast tracked his decision following his strong stance against the re-appointment of Herve Renard as Chipolopolo trainer. Sampa tendered in his resignation on Saturday. Despite Sampa claiming his government portfolio persuaded […]

HERVE RENARD New Zambian National Team Coach

The FAZ executive has come to a unanimous decision to hire the services of Herve Renard as the Zambian National Team coach. After much debate and analysis Herve Renard has emerged the preferred candidate. He will be assisted by Patrice Beaumelle and Honor Janza. A one year agreement has been signed and FAZ hope Herve […]

STUDENT Reflects On The 2010 London Saga

It was probably one step too fast, reveals Lyson Zulu one of the three London based students who played for Zambia during the ill fated international friendly against Ghana in London. Speaking exclusively to bolayathu.com Zulu said he could not have declined the national team call because of his love for the country. “When you […]

Disgraced Zambian Football Players Cleared By FIFA

FIFA says the match-fixing ban leveled on Zambia’s Yobe brothers is not binding outside Finland. Donwell and Dominic were earlier this year convicted by a Finish court for alleged match fixing. Their sentence was suspended for seven months but the Finish football federation ruled the duo can not play football in that country until after […]