Zambian Premier League History

Organised football in Zambia dates back to 1929 but it was played along racial lines until 1964. Two teams survived from that era and they are Division One North Luanshya United who are the oldest club in the country dating back to the early 1920’s, while another Division One North club, Kitwe United, were formed […]

Orlando Pirates Midfielder Isaac Chansa Will Miss The MTN8 Final

Orlando Pirates midfielder Isaac Chansa has poured cold water on speculation that he is fit enough to feature in Saturday’s MTN8 Final against Kaizer Chiefs. The Zambian international, who was an integral part of Ruud Krol’s triple-winning Pirates team last season, is recovering from an ankle injury and is now doing light training. In a […]

Zambia Struggles To Win Comoros As Mayuka Rescues Chipolopolo

Zambia needed a late goal from Emmanuel Mayuka to earn a hard faught 2-1 away win over Comoros in a 2012 African Cup of Nations qualifier as the Chipolopolo Boys reclaimed top spot in Group C. Skipper Chris Katongo scored on the half away mark but the home side replied and equalised before the break […]

Libya Win Puts Pressure On Bonetti’s Chipolopolo

Libya have jumped to the summit of group C AFCON qualifiers after after pulling off a significant 1-0 win against Mozambique in Cairo, Egypt yesterday. The win will be well received in Tripoli amidst the political unrest which has rocked the country in the recent past. This piles pressure on Zambia who take on minnows […]

Tumfweko To Stream Live, Zambia Vs Comoros Match

Tumfweko To Stream Live, Zambia Vs Comoros Match

Tumfweko will tomorrow Sunday 4th September carry live Streaming the match between Zambia’s Chipolopolo Boys and the Comoros in the 2012 Africa Cup Group C qualifier away to Comoros starting at 14 hrs Zambian time. Those who want to tune in and listen to the live commentary are free to do so at NO COST […]

48 Zambian Contingent Off To Maputo For All Africa Games

A 48 member Zambian contingent of athletes and officials yesterday left for Maputo Mozambique to compete in the 2011 All Africa Games beginning this Saturday September 3rd. The second group leaves today to bring the total number of officials and athletes to 81. National Olympic Committee of Zambia President Miriam Moyo says the foreign based […]

Mbesuma And Co Arrive In Camp As Libya Is Due To Host Mozambique In Cairo

Collins Mbesuma has arrived in camp ahead of this weekend’s 2012 Africa Cup Group C qualifier away to Comoros. The Lamontville Golden Arrows striker, who has scored twice for Zambia this year after a new lease of life under Dario Bonetti, arrived just before midday together with his clubmate Joseph Musonda 24 hours after attending […]

Chamanga, Tsunami Jet In For Comoros Clash

Chipolopolo Boys coach Dario Bonetti received a major boast after two of key players arrived in the country ahead of next week’s training camp in Lusaka. Skipper Chris ‘Tsunami’ Katongo and James Chamanga jetted into the country on Thursday night from their base in China were they play for Super League sides. “I came in […]

South Africa To Host 2013 Afcon

South Africa is to take over from Libya as hosts of the 2013 African Nations Cup finals in a swap agreement that will see Libya host the 2017 edition, the South African Football Association (Safa) said on Thursday. The agreement must still be ratified by the Confederation of African Football, which will meet in Cairo […]

Zambia Drops In FIFA Rankings

Zambia has dropped two places on the latest FIFA Coca Cola world ranking for August released today. According to the latest world ranking posted on the FIFA website monitored by QFM Sports, Zambia has dropped to 76th place from 74th. Zambia’s drop in the ranking follows a two nil defeat suffered at the hands of […]