Matete, Mpondela Clear Hurdles

Matete, Mpondela Clear Hurdles

FORMER 400m world hurdles champion Samuel Matete says he will now work with Zambia Amateur Athletics Association (ZAAA) president Elias Mpondela to advance the interests of the sport. Matete, who was one of the world’s leading hurdlers in the early 1990s, has had a frosty relationship with Mpondela since retiring as a track and field […]

Nkana Dares ZESCO In Barclays Cup Battle

Nkana Dares ZESCO In Barclays Cup Battle

Nkana football club and Zanaco have already started breathing the unsettled air surrounding the 2018 Barclay’s cup. Kalampa Boys say they will be spitting flames in this year’s prestigious tournament while the bankers say they are not letting a coin escape their title confers. In an interview with Goal Diggers! the Red Devils’ coach Bestone […]

Simaata: Kalu Can Bounce Back

Simaata: Kalu Can Bounce Back

FORMER Football Association of Zambia president Simataa Simataa says he has no doubt banned soccer icon Kalusha Bwalya will bounce back stronger and wiser. Simataa, who in the past was critical of the Bwalya-led FAZ executive, has advised the African soccer legend not to appeal a recent two-year ban slapped on him by FIFA because […]

ZESCO Defender to Miss Mbabane Tie

ZESCO Defender to Miss Mbabane Tie

Zesco United centre back, David Owino Odhiambo, will miss this Saturday’s CAF Champions League Group D match away to Mbabane Swallows of Swaziland due to thigh injury. The Kenyan international has failed to recover from the injury which also saw him miss last Saturday’s FAZ MTN Super Division match against Napsa Stars in Lusaka which […]

Nigeria and Ghana Given Ultimatums by FIFA

Nigeria and Ghana Given Ultimatums by FIFA

Fifa has issued ultimatums to Nigeria and Ghana that they both face bans from global football for “undue influence” in the affairs of their governing bodies. Nigeria’s ban could begin with immediate effect if the Nigeria Football Federation “offices are not handed back to the legitimate NFF executive committee under president Amaju Pinnick”. The issues […]

Clifford Speaks Out On Salary Draught at Jomo Cosmos

Clifford Speaks Out On Salary Draught at Jomo Cosmos

Jomo Cosmos’ former Zambia international Clifford Mulenga has described the salary situation at ‘Ezenkosi’ as extremely disheartening, saying players have not received their salaries for some time now. According to Mulenga and the South African football players’ union, players at the National First Division side have not received salaries for two months now and those […]

Chambeshi Says Nkana Ready To Swallow Monze

Chambeshi Says Nkana Ready To Swallow Monze

Bestone Chambeshi says Nkana is training hard to face struggling New Monze Swallows in week 28 of the FAZ/MTN super league games. In an interview with Goal Diggers! Coach Chambeshi said the Kalampa knew what was at stake and were looking forward to collecting maximum results with a clean sheet. “I’m well aware that Swallows […]

Zeddy Saileti Sacked as Lumwana Radiants Coach

Zeddy Saileti Sacked as Lumwana Radiants Coach

By Bwezani Mbewe It started as a hand shake and it has ended mutually with the two parties going on separate ways. The official communique is as below: Lumwana Radiants FC Executive committee and head coach Zeddy Saileti mutually agreed not to renew his one year contract that had run its course. Zeddy Saileti took […]

Nkana Appeals FAZ Ruling

Nkana Appeals FAZ Ruling

NKANA Football Club has appealed FAZ’s punishment for it to play Saturday’s game against NAPSA behind closed doors. And Power Dynamos chief executive officer Happie Munkondya says the club will consider appealing the punishment meted at the club by FAZ over the supporters’ misconduct. During the first Kitwe derby on May 20 that Power won […]

Maite, Circuit Look Set For Premier League Promotion

Maite, Circuit Look Set For Premier League Promotion

MUFULIRA Wanderers’ impressive run in Division One Zone Two continued on Saturday when they overcame First Quantum Minerals Mining Operation (FQMO) at Shinde Stadium in Mufulira. Midfielder Aubrey Chamulwanda’s solitary goal from the spotkick separated the two sides in this Week 19 encounter to ensure the legendary side maintained their five-point lead at the summit. […]