Mpondela Questions Coach of the Year Awarding

Mpondela Questions Coach of the Year Awarding

ZAMBIA Athletics (ZA) president Elias Mpondela is surprised that athletics national team coach Douglas Kalembo could not win the 2019 coach of the year award but the runner he trains, Sydney Siame, was named the national sportsman of the year. Osward Mutapa was given the coach of the year award for guiding the Under -17 […]

FAZ Settles For ‘Micho’ as New Chipolopolo Boss

FAZ Settles For ‘Micho’ as New Chipolopolo Boss

THE protracted search for a national team coach will hopefully be settled within days with the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) having settled on Serbian Milutin Sredojević, commonly known as Micho, subject to approval from the Ministry of Sport, which bankrolls the coach’s salary. A FAZ emergency committee meeting on Monday settled on Micho over […]

Nsabata’s Position Under Threat as ZANACO Sign New Goalkeeper

Nsabata’s Position Under Threat as ZANACO Sign New Goalkeeper

TOASTER Nsabata’s place as first-choice goalkeeper at Zanaco has come under threat following the Bankers’ move to sign experienced Kenyan stopper Ian Otieno from fellow Super Division side Red Arrows. Nsabata, who joined Zanaco from Nchanga Rangers in January 2015, has come under heavy scrutiny following high-profile errors for both club and country. Fans blamed […]

Chipolopolo Top Job Goes to The Wire, 3 Make the Cut

Chipolopolo Top Job Goes to The Wire, 3 Make the Cut

THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) technical committee has narrowed the shortlist for the national team coach from the initial 13 to only three with former Uganda coach Serbian Milutin Sredojevic, commonly known as Micho, emerging as a favourite to land the job. According to the source at Football House, the other two candidates who […]

Tapson Abandons Green Eagles

Tapson Abandons Green Eagles

Super Division side Green Eagles lost defender Collins Mulenga and midfielder Progress Kalenga to Nkana last year and striker Kennedy Musonda to Power Dynamos in the current transfer window, Green Eagles are now on the verge of losing talisman Tapson Kaseba and goalkeeper Robert Mwanza. International striker Kaseba and Mwanza are said to have stopped […]

Statement On HH’s Rigging Claim

Zambian DNA is dismayed by UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema ‘s unsubstantiated election rigging claims alleging that ECZ chairperson Essau Chulu will manipulate election results in favour of President Edgar Lungu. We are baffled by Mr Hichilema’s wild allegations that holds the potential to plunge the country into political turmoil. We are also saddened by the […]

No Mutapa, No Problem for Forest

No Mutapa, No Problem for Forest

OWEN Kaposa and Isaac Chansa’s ‘audition’ for the Forest Rangers job got off to a good start with a 1 – 0 win over struggling Kansanshi Dynamos at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. The duo took charge of the team in midweek after Perry Mutapa and Masautso Tembo resigned to join Power Dynamos.

Daka Nets first UEFA Champions League Goal

Daka Nets first UEFA Champions League Goal

ZAMBIAN striker Patson Daka netted his debut UEFA Champions League goal on the night as his countryman Enock Mwepu provided two assists. Daka opened the score on 43 minutes racing into the history books as he became the first Zambian player to score in the UEFA Champions League after it was changed from the European […]

Mwepu, Daka Make CAF Young Player Of the Year Award List

Mwepu, Daka Make CAF Young Player Of the Year Award List

CHIPOLOPOLO duo of striker Patson Daka and midfielder Enock Mwepu have been nominated for the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Young Player of the Year award. The awards ceremony will be held in Cairo next month. While there is no Zambian representation in major categories like the Player of the Year or the Men’s National […]

Over 40 Express Interest In Chipolopolo Coach Role, Locals Fail to Apply

Over 40 Express Interest In Chipolopolo Coach Role, Locals Fail to Apply

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) through its General Secretary, Adrian Kashala, have disclosed that they have received applications from over 40 coaches for the Zambia national team coach job. FAZ last week advertised the national team coach role with UEFA Pro License one of the requirements set for applicants and Kashala revealed that there has […]