Namibia To Transport Fans To Zambia In Quest for 2019 AfCON Qualification

Namibia To Transport Fans To Zambia In Quest for 2019 AfCON Qualification

Namibian Football Association (NFA) and the country’s Ministry of Sports on Tuesday announced an all-out plan to support their national soccer team to qualify for their second African Cup of Nations. The plan released on the soccer governing body’s website will see government provide three buses to ferry Namibian supporters across the border to Zambia […]

FAZ Investigates Afrisports Owner

FAZ Investigates Afrisports Owner

Kitwe football administrator Gabriel Kaunda may face punishment from FAZ for allegedly organising a meeting that tackled the plight of Division Two and Three teams on the Copperbelt. Kaunda is the director of Division Three side Afrisport – a club that nurtured several players such as Rainford Kalaba, Jacob Mulenga, Stoppila Sunzu and Ignatius Lwipa. […]

I Wasn’t Fired, I Resigned, Zambian Football Too Political – Sven

I Wasn’t Fired, I Resigned, Zambian Football Too Political – Sven

Outgoing National team coach Sven Vendenbroeck says he had resigned as national team coach prior to the announcement by the Football Association of Zambia that his contract would not be renewed. And Vendenbroeck says the football fraternity in the country is too political, divided and with numerous irresponsible individuals who are only interested in protecting […]

Warriors End ZANACO’s Magic Run

Warriors End ZANACO’s Magic Run

Kabwe Warriors battled from two down to beat 10-man Zanaco 3-2 at the Godfrey Ucar Chitalu Stadium. Mumamba Numba must ask his general manager Marlon Musuka Kananda for some withdraws from the bankers to shore up a problematic backline. The departure of Ziyo Tembo to Saudi Arabia and release of George Chilufya has left the […]

How Zambian Football Officials Made Chipolopolo Lose Matches

How Zambian Football Officials Made Chipolopolo Lose Matches

World’s Soccer governing body FIFA has revealed how international match fixers connived with former FAZ treasurer and vice-president Boniface Mwamelo to instruct Chipolpolo Boys to lose the 2010 Cairo Olympics Tournament, in order for them to win football bets against Zambia victory prospects. And FIFA has handed a life ban on Mwamelo from all football […]

Mighty Should Soldier On

Mighty Should Soldier On

Dear Editor, THE people’s team and the legendary cup fighters, “Mighty” Mufulira Wanderers Football Club are now plying their trade in the premier league. This follows the team’s promotion to the elite league during the last soccer season. The team’s focus should be to win as many games as possible. This trend will ultimately ensure […]

Captain Fantastic Katongo: We Need to Improve

Captain Fantastic Katongo: We Need to Improve

FORMER Chipolopolo skipper Christopher Katongo says there is need for Zambian football to start improving because not qualifying for two consecutive Africa Cup of Nations is a sign that the game has reached rock bottom. In an interview, Katongo said if the handlers of the sport were not knowledgeable enough, there would be little development. […]

Nkana Goes Top In CAF Confed Group C, ZESCO Dislodged

Nkana Goes Top In CAF Confed Group C, ZESCO Dislodged

Zesco United on Sunday night surrendered top spot in Group C of the CAF Confederation Cup to Nkana after toiling to a home draw with ten-man Al Hilal of Sudan. Al Hilal held Zesco to a 1-1 draw at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. But Zesco were made to work hard for the point after […]

ZANACO, ZESCO Fail to Shake Net

ZANACO, ZESCO Fail to Shake Net

FOR the first time this season, leaders Zanaco yesterday failed to shake the net when they battled to a barren draw with champions Zesco United in an evenly contested Super Division Stream A Week Four encounter. Both Zanaco coach Mumamba Numba and his Zesco counterpart George Lwandamina were satisfied with the result.

Nkana Host Eternal Rivals Power In Wusakile

Nkana Host Eternal Rivals Power In Wusakile

Two Kitwe giants Nkana and Power Dynamos on Saturday go head-to-head in the first installment of the big derby at Nkana Stadium in Wusakile. Pride is at stake as Nkana and Power meet in their fourth Pool B match of the transitional 2019 FAZ Super Division season. Nkana have posted one win and two draws […]