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Monday, November 7th, 2016


City, Blades, Nakonde & AM Welding win promotion

City of Lusaka, Konkola Blades, Real Nakonde and AM Welding football clubs have been promoted to the 2017 MTN FAZ Super League after finishing as champions in their respective FAZ Division One Zones. FAZ Division One Zone One champions City of Lusaka return to the top flight for the first time since their demotion in 2010. Zone Two champions Konkola Blades won promotion at first attempt following their demotion a season ago while Real Nakonde and AM Welding from Zones Three and Four respectively will be debutants. Real Nakonde willRead More

Nchanga demoted to Div 1 for match fixing

Super division side Nchanga Rangers has been demoted to division one after they club was found guilty of allegations of match fixing by the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) disciplinary committee. In an unprecedented ruling in Zambian football, the former league champions are alleged to have tried to bribe a match official before the match against Nkwazi which they lost 2 – 1. Mufulira Wanderers were also awarded points for the abandoned match against Power Dynamos while Power were fined. Below are the verdicts of the disciplinary committee….. DECISIONS OFRead More

Euro and SA based stars join squad ahead of Uganda friendly

Wedson Nyirenda will have a strengthened squad when Zambia face Uganda tomorrow after European and South African based players joined the squad that is in Kampala. Collins Mbesuma, Chisamba Lungu, Kennedy Mweene, Stopilla Sunzu, Evans Kangwa ans Rogers Kola were all part of the afternoon training session at Namboole Stadium the venue of the match. This leaves only the TP Mazembe trio of Kabaso Chongo, Nathan Sinkala and Rainford Kalaba to join camp. Sinkala however is a doubt after he missed his teams final Confederations Cup match against Mo Beijaia.Read More

George Lwandamina resigns as Zesco United coach

George Lwandamina has resigned as Zesco United coach after leading the Ndola club to a historic semi final berth in the CAF Champions League. A statement from Zesco United FC has indicated that the fromer Chipolopolo coach tendered in his resignation and the club has accepted. Lwandamina was last month liked with a move to Yanga and his visit to Tanzania was widely publicized. The hype over his move to Tanzania coincidentally came with Zesco’s dip in form which has seen them not win in the last four outtings losingRead More

KalenGoal ruled out as Nyirenda trims squad for Cameroon game

Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda has axed 8 local players together with Congo Brazaville based striker Winstone Kalengo from the team that will play Cameroon next weekend. Nyirenda was forced to drop Kalengo who has been the most influential striker in the Chipolopolo squad in the past 12 months scoring. He is the highest scorer for the senior national team this year having scored 2 goals together with Collins Mbesuma and Christopher Katongo. Other that were dropped from the team that travelled to Zimbabwe are; Patson Daka, Lawrence Chungu, Billy Mutale, DonashanoRead More