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Sunday, January 15th, 2017


Mbesuma itching for Bissau rematch

Collins Mbesuma says Zambia is itching to settle scores with Guinea Bissau, in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Group K qualifiers. Guinea Bissau ended Zambia’s interest in the 2017 Africa Cup qualifiers last June following a stunning 3-2 home win to qualify to the Gabon finals with a game to spare. Mbesuma and Christopher Katongo scored a goal each in that match in Bissau, as the hosts recorded their first win over Zambia, in only the two sides second-ever meeting following a 0-0 first leg result in Ndola. “LookingRead More

Blog: Can the Class of ’17 emulate the star studded sides of ’99 & ’07

Zambia will host the 2017 U20 Africa Cup from 26th February to 12 March, 2017. As the kickoff to the tournament draws near, Zambianfootball.co.zm will build up for the tournament with weekly articles on the U20 tournament and squad. ZamFoot Crew‘s Nicholas Chola looks back at how the previous U20 teams that have played at this tournament have faired. With less than 41 days before Zambia host one of the prestigious soccer tournament on the continent, many soccer fans seems not to be in the mood of soccer owing to Zambia’sRead More

AFCON 2017 Group B: Zimbabwe hold Algeria; Senegal beats Tunisia

Senegal began their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with victory over Tunisia in Group B. Tunisia almost took the lead in the opening two minutes, but Ahmed Akaichi’s header skimmed the post and he smashed a shot narrowly wide. In between, Senegal took the lead through Sadio Mane’s penalty after Cheikhou Kouyate had been hacked down. Kara Mbodj powerfully headed in a second, and almost scored an own goal when his clearance struck the post. Tunisia were guilty of missing plenty of chances, in particular Youssef Msakni, who headed wideRead More