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Monday, September 4th, 2017


Mwepu hoping for a good game in Algeria

Zambia National team midfielder Enock Mwepu is confident the team will not lose concentration in Algeria. The former Napsa Stars player is hoping for a great game in tomorrow. “I’m more confident that the team will keep the same focus like the way we ended the game and pick up from their. All am hoping for is to have a good game,” Mwepu told ZamFoot Crew in an exclusive interview from Algeria. Mwepu scored the winning goal of the game on Saturday as Zambi beat Algeria 3-1, Something that theRead More

Nigeria drop points against Cameroon

The Super Eagles on Monday played a 1-1 draw with the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon at the Stade Omnispirts Ahmadu Ahidjo in Yaounde. The Nigerians were rewarded with a goal in the 30th minute after an Odion Ighalo’s shot was cleared to Belgium-based Moses Simon who put the ball behind goalkeeper Fabrice Ondoa. The Cameroonians equalised from the spot following a reckless challenge by goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa on Djoum Arnaud. Vincent Aboubakar slots the ball calmly into the net as Ezenwa runs the wrong way. The Super Eagles were the better teamRead More

It won’t be easy but we are going to win says Wada

Zambia national football team coach Wedson Nyirenda says Tuesday’s reverse fixture with Algeria in Group B of the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying campaign will not be easy but believes his team will win. Nyirenda masterminded a 3-1 win over the Desert Foxes on Saturday and is confident his team can now go on defeat the North Africans in their own back yard. A win could take Zambia on the brink of qualification should Cameroon beat Nigeria on Monday. Nigeria will qualify if they beat Cameroon and Zambia fail toRead More

Experts View: Algeria more fragile

Following their Loss on Saturday in Lusaka, Algeria only have one option moving forward in the qualifiers-Win all their 3 remaining games and hope that other results go their way in other games. This fuel all but makes them a fragile team. On Tuesday night when they face Zambia,they will have to play an attack minded game to enhance their chances not only in the match but for the world cup assignment. Games are won by goals and they will have to push with all they have. As was exposedRead More

Napsa Stars send Chilumba on leave

The Executive Committee of Napsa Stars Football Club has requested Head Coach Tenant Chilumba to proceed on a four-week leave with immediate effect. This is according to a statement from the club’s Public relations officer Gwen Chipasula. Assistant Coach Linos Makwaza will take charge of the team while the Head Coach is away. Dabwitso and Milanzi will assist Makwaza.The club has vowed not issue any further statement on the matter. Napsa Stars are going under a difficult patch, Losing all their last six games and dropping from top of theRead More

Mwepu’s dream debut, U20 stars out to impress

On 12th March 2017, Zambia won it’s first ever continental trophy at U20 level.The key players of that glorious team include Fashion Sakala, Patson Daka and Enock Mwepu. On Saturday, the trio played in Zambia’s World cup qualifier against Algeria with two starting the match in Patson Daka and Fashion Sakala while Enock Mwepu came on as a second half substitute. Prior to their inclusion into the squad the country was torn between letting them develop gradually by going to U23 first and taking them straight to the senior nationalRead More