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Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

 

Nyirenda sweeps Chipolopolo clean of 2012 AFCON winning veterans

Zambia will for the first time since winning the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations tournament line-up a full strength Chipolopolo squad without any of the stars that lifted the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations trophy. Coach Wedson Nyirenda seems to have completed the axing of the revered 2012 AFCON winning stars after he announced his squad for the March Four Nations tournament which saw him not pick skipper Kennedy Mweene, Russia based defense kingpin Stopilla Sunzu and Chisamba Lungu who were the surviving veterans in the Chipolopolo’s most recent games.Read More


Nyirenda summons four Bola na Lesa boys for 4-team tourney

Zambia national team head coach Wedson Nyirenda has summoned eight foreign based Chipolopolo stars including four ‘Bola Na Lesa’ boys for the four team tournament that will be staged in Ndola later this month. The four are Redbull Salzburg duo of striker Patson Daka and midfield ace Enock Mwepu. The other two are entertaining winger Fashion Sakala of Spartak Moscow and pass master Emmanuel Banda of K.V Oostende. Nyirenda has also named South African PSL’s hot cake in striker Justin Shonga together with team mate Augustine Mulenga.The other two areRead More


Lameck Banda makes Abidjan bound squad

Zambia super league young player of the year for 2017 Lameck Banda has made Zesco United’s eighteen man squad for the trip to Abidjan. The youngster has not taken any time to make his way into the Zesco United set up though not straight into the starting line-up. The 17 year old has already opened his scoring account in the competition as he netted from the sport in United’s seven nil bashing of JKU of Zanzibar. Free kick specialist Bornwell Silengo who has forced his way to the lips ofRead More


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No easy fix to world qualification-Kawri

Former Zambia national team assitant coach Irfan Kawri believes their is no overnight fix to Zambia’s qualification to the FIFA world cup. Kawri who is keen on making a return to Zambia after a short stint as Chipolopolo assistant coach is confident if a well planned philosophy was executed to this effect, Zambia could soon grace the biggest sporting show piece on the planet. “This is not an overnight fix. We need to have a clear philosophy, ethos, structure and vision that everyone at FAZ needs to buy into fromRead More


Chirwa on target as Chilufya finally makes Djurgadens IF debut

Tanzania based striker Obbie Zaninge Chirwa was once again on target for his Young Africans (YANGA) out-fit in Tanzania in their three goals to one win over Stand United. Chirwa put the final nail in the confirm for George Lwandamina’s Yanga when they were leading by two goals to one with five minutes left on the clock to continue his hot goal scoring form. Lwandamina will be hoping Chirwa will continue his form on saturday when they face Township Rollers in their CAF champions league first round second leg encounterRead More