?> December 23, 2017 | ZamFoot

Saturday, December 23rd, 2017


FEATURE: It’s high time Super league ‘Welcome Mulenga’

WELCOME Mulenga was unwelcome the last time he tried his lucky with a Super division side, Konkola Mine Police. To resuscitate, he had to let himself be dragged down the lower tiers. In the aftermath of the predicament in Chililabombwe, Mulenga hit the road back home in Livingstone and joined Livingstone Pirates, then GMH Academy, later Blue Arrows before Zesco Vic Falls in 2015–during their time in the FAZ Division-Two- South. Same year, he was a member of the team-roster that aided the Zesco United feeder’s club to clinch promotionRead More

Zambia set to face Cameroon in a friendly

  The Chipolopolo Boys are likely to play Cameroon in an international friendly ahead of the CHAN tournament. Assistant coach Aggrey Chiyangi told Zambianfootball.co.zm in an interview that the match will be played in Morocco. “Cameroon has approached us for a friendly and should both parties agree then it will be played in Morocco,” the Green Eagles coach said on Saturday morning. There has been an outcry in the some quarters that there won’t be a repeat of the Under-20 fiasco who went into a tournament without a warm match.Read More

Wada Wada gets his wish, the boys are heading to Barotseland

  The Football Association of Zambia, FAZ has accorded Chipolopolo Boys coach Wedson Nyirenda his wish of camping the team in Western Province. Assistant coach Aggrey Chiyangi told the ZamFoot Crew after Saturday morning’s training session at National Heroes Stadium that the team will head to Mongu next week. “We will be in Mongu for 5-7 days,” the 1994 African Cup of Nations silver medallists said after the team broke camp for Christmas break. It’s a major u-turn from FAZ after they had indicated that the Mongu camp was off.Read More

Augustine Mulenga heading to Egypt…as he is a doubt for CHAN

Zambia’s chances of lifting the CHAN trophy could suffer a blow as star winger Augustine Mulenga could sign for an Egyptian club. And the ZamFoot Crew can exclusively reveal that the Zambian Player of the Year is being courted by either Al Ahly or Zamalek plus unnamed Egypt side. Though he could state the team, Chipolopolo Boys assistant coach Aggrey Chiyangi revealed that the 27 year old winger was locked up in a meeting with FAZ General Secretary Ponga Liwewe as they try to find a solution. “On Augustine, heRead More

Casilli dismantling Woodlands Stadium to it’s old appearance

  Former City of Lusaka sponsor Diego Casilli has embarked on dismantling structures at Woodlands Stadium barely seven months after investing millions of dollars in refurbishing the facility. The stadium became one of the best in the country after Forli Limited, which is owned by Casilli, invested about K50 million (US$5 million) in upgrading it. Casilli has started pulling down the same structure just a week after announcing his withdrawal from sponsoring Division One side City of Lusaka. Casilli consultant Simataa Simataa said Casilli stepped down due to the FootballRead More

Emmanuel Banda scores first goal for KV Oostende

Under-20 Africa Cup of nations winning midfielder Emmanuel Banda opened his KV Oostende goal scoring account on Friday. The former Nchanga Rangers maestro scored in Oostende’s 3-1 win over Waasland-Beveren. Banda got a rare start playing out on the right wing . Zimbabwe talisman Knowledge Musona opened the scoring 15 minutes into the match to give Oostende the lead. The Zimbabwean international then turned provider in the 52nd minute chesting down a beautiful cross from the left wing before laying it off for Banda who hit the ball so swiftlyRead More