?> July 15, 2017 | ZamFoot

Saturday, July 15th, 2017


Fashion scores for Spartak 2’s win as Chisamba shines for Ural

Zambia Under-20 star Fashion Sakala Jnr helped Spartak Moscow 2 to a 1-0 win over Orenburg in a Russian Division 1 match. The former Zanaco and Nchanga Rangers striker grabbed the only goal of the game in the 54th minute. Highlights: Watch Fashion Sakala’s goal  Fashion joined the Russian side in earlier this year. While the main team plays in the Russian Premiers League, the second tier play in Division 1 equivalent to the Zambian Division. Chisamba shines in Ural league opener Zambia’s export to Russia Chisamba Lungu impressed inRead More

Wada explains Fwayo’s absence from Chipolopolo squad

Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda has explained the absence of Fwayo Tembo from the team that will play Swaziland in the 2018 CHAN qualifier Mbabane. Nyirenda who has received criticism from the Chipolopolo faithfuls on his team selection said that the attacker has only been excused for this game. “The striker has commitments back home and we couldn’t bring him to Swaziland as we felt he needed the break, otherwise he is still part and parcel of the team,” he told reporters in Swaziland. There are indications from sources close toRead More

Chipolopolo Coach: We are in Swaziland to win

Zambia national team assistant coach Aggrey Chiyangi says his team is in Swaziland to collect maximum points in Sunday’s CHAN 2018 qualifier against Sihlangu. Speaking at the Lugogo Sun Hotel where the team has set base, Chiyangi said his team is braced for a tough challenge from the Swazi’s. “We have prepared for the game because we know that our opponents will be parading a stronger team unlike the one they had in the COSAFA Cup where they missed most of their key players and therefore we need to fight,”Read More

Baroka set to sign Shonga & Mwila

  ZAMBIA forward Justin Shonga has attracted attention of South Africa’s Absa premiership side Baroka after an impressive showing at the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) Castle Cup in Rustenburg. And Baroka are close to capturing Green Buffaloes goal-poacher Brian Mwila. Baroka have offered Shonga, who features for Super Division side Nkwazi, a three-year deal. Shonga, 23, netted three goals at the regional championship in South Africa. The Absa Premiership outfit have Zambian striker Lewis Macha on their roster. Nkwazi secretary Davies Chimbwelenge said in an interview inRead More

Eagles stun Kalampa as Napsa maintain top spot

Log leaders Napsa Stars extended their winning streak to five games when they beat visiting Kabwe Warriors 1-0 to extend lead at the summit of the Zambian Super League to 8 points. First half substitute Mukuma Chitoshi who was voted the man of the match finished off from inside the box after pouncing on a blocked shot in the 44th minute, 7 minutes after his introduction. Kabwe Warriors are clearly yet to adapt to new coach Elijah Chikwanda’s tactics as they showed little going forward with their closest chance falling toRead More

Mayuka transfer listed by Zamalek

Mayuka and nine others are set to leave the Cairo giants at the end of the season. Zamalek were eliminated from the CAF Champions League group stage after finishing third behind USM Alger of Algeria and Libyan side Al Ahli Tripoli. USM Alger and Al Ahli Tripoli advanced to the quarter-finals. Club chairman Mortada Mansour said: “A lot of players don’t deserve to wear Zamalek’s shirt. I think 10 players will leave the team this summer.” According to Kingfut.com, Mansour said he is the one who rates players. He saidRead More

Saturday Football as it happened

League leaders Napsa Stars host Kabwe Warriors at Nkoloma Stadium in the only match in the capital city. Kitwe giants Power Dynamos welcome Lumwana Radiants at Arthur Davies Stadium while their arch-rivals Nkana are in Choma against Green Eagles. Lusaka’s most popular side City of Lusaka are in Ndola and will face Buildcon. Elsewhere, Maite Mufulira Wanderers and Brave Nchanga Rangers are action at Shinde Stadium and Nakambala Leopards has a date with a Konkola Blades in Chililabombwe. Two fixtures have been postponed as Zesco United and Zanaco have contributedRead More