?> September 3, 2017 | ZamFoot

Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

 

Kitwe painted red …as Buffaloes go top

Green Buffaloes took command of the MTN Super League after edging out Napsa Stars. In Kitwe, Nkana demolished champions Zanaco with Walter Bwalya hitting a hatrick. Elsewhere Mufulira Wanderers stunned big spenders Lusaka Dynamos. There was also vital victory for Nchanga Rangers in North Western Province. More to follow shortly Full Results Nkana 4-0 Zanaco Forest 3-0 Buildcon; Mufulira Wanderers 1-0 Lusaka Dynamos; Nakambala 1-1 Real Nakonde Konkola Blades 0-0 Kabwe Warriors Green Eagles 0-0 Power Dynamos Nchanga Rangers 1-0 Lumwana Radiants Red Arrows 0-0 Nkwazi Napsa Stars 0-1 GreenRead More


Kalunga leaves for Portugal, Set to join Sporting De Esmoriz

Zambia Under 20 AFCON winning winger Kenneth Kalunga has left for Portugal to finalise his move to Sporting de Esmoriz. Kalunga who previously played in Europe at Danish lower tier side Ikast FC left the country at 16:00hrs. The former Gomez player is very happy to be moving to Portugal where he is expected to seal a deal at the Portuguese lower league side. “It feels good of course. A new challenge is always good,” Kalunga told zambianfootball.co.zm in an exclusive interview shortly before departure for Portugal. Esmoriz is noRead More


Chipolopolo arrive in Algeria ahead of World Cup qualifier

The Zambia national soccer team has arrived in Constantine Algeria for the return leg of the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier match against the Desert Foxes. Fazfootball reports that the Chipolopolo arrived at the Houri Boumedian Airport at 1020hours Zambian time. The Zambian contingent left Lusaka just after midnight and had a stop over in Kigali before proceeding to Algeria. Zambia have set up base at Marriott hotel. The ZamFoot Crew has been informed that the team will rest today and get back to work tomorrow in preparation for the matchRead More


Wedson Nyirenda not disappointed by Fashion Sakala red

By James Sibeleki Chipolopolo head coach, Wedson Nyirenda said has said he is not disappointment by Fashion Sakala’s second half red card duimg Zambia’s 3-1 win over Algeria in the Russia 2018 FIFA World  Cup qualifiers. Nyirenda said, what happened to the  U-20 forward happens in football and it is part of the game. Sakala was in the second half of the clash shone a second yellow card, hence sent for an early shower. The first yellow, was for arguing with match officials and the latter for a reckless challenge.Read More


Zambia 3-1 Algeria: Player ratings

The Zambia national team revived hopes for a maiden World Cup appearance when they beat Algeria 3-1 despite playing more than a quarter of match with a man down. The ZamFoot Crew looks at how the Chipolopolo Boys faired on the day. Kennedy Mweene 5.5 The skipper led the troops in the must win match. He made timely off the line commitments and was aided his team to clear the crosses. He was beaten by a well taken Brahimi shot which left him no chance. Certainly showed why he is stillRead More


Chipolopolo jet off to Algeria

The Zambia national team left for Algeria in the early hours of Sunday morning where they will play that country in the return leg of the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers, hours after beating the ‘Desert Foxes’ 3 – 1 at the Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. The Chipolopolo left aboard a chartered Rwanda Airways flight and are expected in Algeria at 0900hrs Zambian time. Fashion Sakala who received a red card in the game at Heroes stadium did not make the travelling party which saw Wedson Nyirenda carry 23 players.Read More