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Wednesday, March 15th, 2017


Zlat names Zesco squad to finish off Ngozi in Burundi

Zesco United coach Zlatko Krmpotic has named an 18 man strong squad for his side’s CAF Confederations Cup first round return match against Le Messager Ngozi of Burundi. Captain Jacob Banda who missed the first leg owing to suspension returns to the squad and is expected to reclaim his position in goal. Simon Silwimba who was injured in the first leg and was replaced by Dauti Musekwa will miss he the trip but Zlat has enough cover in the position with Musekwa available and Ben Bahn able to slot inRead More

Zambia U20 to camp in England and Korea ahead of World Cup

The Zambia U20 national soccer team will camp in England and South Korea ahead for the FIFA U20 World Cup which kicks off in May. The ZamFoot Crew understands that the African Junior champions have been invited to play in a four nations tournament by the host nation in preparation for the World Cup which will also feature other teams that have qualified for the FIFA tournament. Sports Minister Moses Mawere has also confirmed that the technical bench has indicated that they would prefer to camp the team in England andRead More

Edward ‘Tiger’ Chilufya set to attend trials in Sweden

CAF Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations star Edward ‘Tiger’ Chilufya has been invited to attend at Swedish top flight side Djurgardens IF, the ZamFoot Crew can exclusively reveal. ZamFoot Crew’s Nicholas Chola understands that the 17 year old  will spend a month at the Allsvenkan club and will leave in April once his he get his visa. The Mpande Academy winger cum midfielder was one of the three players who scored 4 goals at the tournament. He movement in the final third was a marvel to watch and has ledRead More

Blog: A shout for senior caps

Its another milestone in Zambian football, the u20 have imbued a sense renaissance into nation befuddled by sub-par performances post 2012. So, with all raves heaped on the young guns, who are the most able young guns who can lance a new air into the senior national and in turn revive the senior national team’s fortunes? EMMANUEL BANDA Probably the man who changed Zambia’s cause and brought that x-factor to the team. The first game he settled for a berth on the bench. luchanga got the nod, he had anRead More

FIFA U20 World Cup: Zambia to play Portugal

The Official Draw for the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 has taken place at the Suwon Artrium, mapping out the group-stage challenge for each of the 24 teams involved. The newly crowned African Champions will face Portugal, Costa Rica and Iran in Group c. The Junior Chipolopolo coach Beston Chambeshi witnessed the draw in South Africa. Africa’s other representative Guinea is in Group A alongside hosts South Korea, Argentina and England. South Africa will face a South Américan test in thé form of Uruguay, Japan and Italy. Senegal,Read More

Live: FIFA U20 World Cup Draws – Korea Rep. 2017

Just over two months to go until the action gets underway at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017, but the path to glory for the 24 nations set to land in the Far East is still a mystery. However, on 15 March at 15.00 in Suwon, all that will change with the Official Draw. Zambia who qualified to the tournament together with Guinea, South Africa and Senegal will be anxious to see which teams they will play in the group stages of the tournament. The young Chipolopolo willRead More