?> January 3, 2018 | ZamFoot

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018


Opponents Watch: Uganda in presidential send off

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and First Lady Janet Museveni have flagged off the Uganda Cranes team headed to the fifth African Nations Championships (CHAN) finals starting in Morocco on January 12. The colourful event was characterised by dancing, pictures, eating and singing. Uganda are drawn in Pool B alongside Zambia, Ivory Coast and Namibia. The team flies out on Wednesday evening. Uganda will start their 2018 CHAN in a crash with Zambia’s Chipolopolo on 14th, January 2018 then play Namibia on 18th before concluding the group with Ivory Coast onRead More

Nyirenda: Chaila out of CHAN

Chipolopolo Boys coach Wedson Nyirenda has said midfielder Misheck Chaila is out of the CHAN squad. The Zesco United midfielder picked up a knee injury during the team’s 5-day training camp in Mongu. Addressing the press before the team’ s Wednesday afternoon training session at Nkoloma Stadium, Nyirenda also said his team is almost ready. “We are almost there, in these few days we will be ready. I can say we are at 85 to 90% ready. We want to go there and win the cup that is what weRead More

Zanaco to complete the signing of Maisha in the next 36 hours

Zanaco are expected to complete the signing of striker Chavda Maisha in the next 36 hours. The 23 year old will join from Congolese giants TP Mazembe. Maisha spent last season on loan at Buildcon and was the main striker until half way through after he picked an injury. He scored 8 goals. He will be the 12th signing the bankers have made. Striker Felix Nyainde and defender Taonga Bwembya have turned their loans to permanently. The bankers have also added Tafadwa Rusike from Zimbabwe and Ghanian Bernard Danso Ofori.Read More

We are going to win that Cup, says Wedson Nyirenda

Chipolopolo Boys coach Wedson Nyirenda has said his side that is capable of lifting the Cup. He said the team was going to the CHAN tournament to compete and not make numbers. “I don’t believe in those things [setting targets]. We are going to win that cup. We just have to go there and win the Cup. These things of setting targets and what what. FAZ President Andrew Kamanga has set a target of a semi final.

Zesco United closing on Lameck Banda and Ndola side set to sign Zikuru Adams for free

Zambian Champions Zesco United are closing in the signing of Nkwazi winger Lameck Banda, the ZamFoot Crew can reveal. And the ZamFoot Crew understands that the Ndola side will not pay any transfer fee for Ghanian striker Zikuru Adams of Nchanga Rangers. It’s a major coup for Zesco United after they beat off competition from Zanaco for Banda. Both clubs have been interested in signing the 17 year old after it became clear that Nkwazi were willing to sell. Though he flopped during the Cosafa Under-20, the speedy winger whoRead More