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Thursday, October 5th, 2017


Chiluya: It will be a tough match but Zambia will carry the day

Zambian export to Cyprus Prosper Chiluya believes Zambia has enough quality to beat Nigeria in Uyo. The Pofas FC left back says the match will be tough for both teams. “It won’t be an easy game for both our team and Nigeria because both teams have quality players and they both want to qualify to the world cup. But I believe in the Zambia national team and with the quality of player’s we have I think that they will deliver and we might get a chance of qualifying,” Chiluya toldRead More

Nigeria coach: Zambia is a young and dangerous side

Coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has described the Zambian team to face Nigeria on Saturday in the 2018 World Cup qualifier as, “young and dangerous.” The Franco-German is, however, banking on his side’s mix of experience and youthfulness to defeat his opponent. The Eagles defeated Cameroon on September 4 in Uyo, and also got an away point in Yaoundé, but Rohr expects the Chipolopolo to be a better side than the Indomitable Lions. He told reporters in Uyo, “The Zambia game will be difficult. They have a betterRead More

Patson Daka joins Chipolopolo squad in Nigeria

Redbull Salzburg striker Patson Daka has arrived safely in Abuja, Nigeria at around 01:00hrs to complete coach Wedson Nyirenda’s squad to face Nigeria on 7th October in Uyo. The teen striker who is expected to lead the line for Zambia stayed back at his base in Austria for observation after he picked a knock over the weekend. Despite still be strapped on his left ankle, Daka was expected to be part of the morning training session in Abuja. The team is expected to leave for Uyo at midday. FULL SQUADRead More

Shonga could be in hot soup

Grapevine filtering out of South African has it that Zambian international striker Justin Shonga, who is currently in the books of Orlando Pirates, may be sidelined for a while after news emerged that he signed for two different clubs. The local media in that country have reported that Shonga penned two contracts, with Mamelodi Sundowns and Pirates respectively. He made his debut for the Buccaneers this past weekend when they played to a 2-2 stalemate with Polokwane City. Mumelodi Sundowns spokesperson Thulani Thuswa confirmed to local a media house thatRead More