ZESCO Are 2018 Zambian Super League Champions

ZESCO Are 2018 Zambian Super League Champions

ZESCO United yesterday clinched their seventh Super Division title after bashing Nchanga Rangers, who dropped to the lower division. Zesco have 80 points, eight clear of second-placed Nkana, while Green Eagles and Green Buffaloes have 68 points apiece. Joining Rangers in the journey to Division One are New Monze Swallows and Kabwe Youth Soccer Academy […]

FAZ Urges Shepolopolo to Focus on AWC

FAZ Urges Shepolopolo to Focus on AWC

FAZ vice-president Rix Mweemba says the Zambia national women’s team gave a good account of themselves but suffered as a result of injuries. And the Football Association of Zambia says the team may be camped outside the country in preparation for the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations in November. The team has arrived back […]

Asandiswa: I’ll Beat Catherine

Asandiswa: I’ll Beat Catherine

SOUTH African boxer Asandiswa Nxoswana says she is coming to Zambia to beat former World Boxing Council bantamweight champion Catherine Phiri in their non-title boxing encounter. Asandiswa said Catherine should watch out as she was not coming for site-seeing but serious business. “I’m coming to win, not by knockout, but I am going to win […]

Bronze Medal Eludes Shepolopolo

Bronze Medal Eludes Shepolopolo

SHE-POLOPOLO players were yesterday reminded that they still have a lot of work to do ahead of the Africa Championship when they lost to Uganda to finish fourth at the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) Women Championship. Zambia coach Beauty Mwamba blamed injuries and fixture congestion for the second defeat at the tournament. […]

ZESCO Take Aim At Nkwazi

ZESCO Take Aim At Nkwazi

COACH George Lwandamina today returns to the dugout as leaders Zesco United seek moving closer to the seventh Super Division title when they tackle Nkwazi in a brought-forward Week 36 match at Edwin Imboela Stadium in Lusaka. Lwandamina was serving a two-match ban for indecency and in his absence Zesco collected six points. Zesco beat […]

Injuries Rock Shepolopolo Ahead Of Mozambique Tie

Injuries Rock Shepolopolo Ahead Of Mozambique Tie

THE Zambia national women’s team has been hit by injuries at the ongoing Cosafa Women Championship with skipper Misozi Zulu and midfielder Rhodah Chileshe ruled out of the final Group B match against Mozambique tomorrow Coach Beauty Mwamba said Zulu and Chileshe suffered injuries in Saturday’s 1-0 win over Cameroon and will not be available […]

FAZ Has Done ‘Pretty Well’ – Kamanga

FAZ Has Done ‘Pretty Well’ – Kamanga

FAZ president Andrew Kamanga says though the journey is still on, the association has done “pretty well” to make football development a reality in Zambia. And Kamanga says league sponsorship for all tiers will be a strong catalyst to professionalise the game at all levels. Kamanga said Zambia was one of very few African countries […]

ZAAA Elevates Samuel Matete

ZAAA Elevates Samuel Matete

FOLLOWING their reconciliation, Zambia Amateur Athletics Association has rewarded Samuel Matete with three positions. The former world 400m hurdles champion, who has for the last five years been running court battles with Mpondela and ZAAA, has been appointed deputy national coach, technical director and would also be in charge of athletics development region one. The […]

Kachingwe: Ponga Liwewe Is Lying

Kachingwe: Ponga Liwewe Is Lying

PONGA Liwewe is not telling the truth in the article about Kalusha Bwalya that is making rounds on social media and I have asked him to retract or he remains a liar forever, says Major Richard Kachingwe. In an article titled ‘King Kalu Dethroned’ published in the City Press of South Africa this week, Liwewe […]

Zesco Eliminated from CAF Champions League

Zesco Eliminated from CAF Champions League

ZESCO United yesterday crushed out of the CAF Champions League in the most unfashionable style after failing to win a home match in the group stage and coach George Lwandamina said the Ndola side has learnt valuable lessons. Zesco yesterday drew 1-1 with Tunisian side Etoile du Sahel to finish third with six points in […]