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Friday, June 8th, 2018


Zamfoot team of the week : Lameck dethroned as player of the week

The MTN/FAZ Super League enters week 16 over the weekend but before we get down to business the Zamfoot crew brings their pick for the week 15 team of the week. Young Wing wizard Lameck Banda is finally dethroned after winning the player of the week back to back. Team of the week GK- Nkwazi goal minder Makasa Kalaba makes his debut in the team of the week after a decent outing with the High Flying Nkwazi team that humbled National Assembly by three goals to one. LCB- With onlyRead More

Augustine Mulenga targets silverware at Pirates

Orlando Pirates winger Augustine Mulenga says the club is way too big for their four-year trophy drought, and they will therefore be targeting everything on offer next season.. Mulenga joined Pirates midway through the season, making just seven appearances in all competitions following his late arrival in February after competing in the African Nations Championships. Despite featuring in only six Absa Premiership fixtures, the 28-year-old managed three goals and showed plenty of promise ahead of his first full season in the Premier Soccer League. Formerly on the books of Zanaco –Read More

Chambeshi: Zambia starting to hit form ahead of final

Chipolopolo coach Beston Chambeshi insists his team is gradually hitting form after two games and should peak in Saturday’s 2018 COSAFA Cup final against defending champions Zimbabwe at the New Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane. Chambeshi’s team began their campaign on stuttering note on June 2 when they toiled to a 4-3 post-match penalty win over Namibia following a 0-0 fulltime result in their quarterfinal tie. However, Chipolopolo went on to produce a more refined performance in the semifinals against Madagascar on June 6 at the same venue but couldRead More

ZamFoot Quiz: Chipolopolo Boys in West Africa

African icon Kalusha Bwalya was in charge of this team and was assisted by the late Ben Bamfuchile. Three players in this team are still active. One is based in the Far East while the other two are on the books of Nkana and Zanaco. Actually they are African Cup of Nations winners and started all the matches in Equatorial Guinea and Gabon in 2012! The other AFCON winner is a goalkeeping coach at Red Arrows and Zambia Under-20. There was also a player who was based in Scandanavia andRead More

Women AFCON Qualifiers: Zambia arrive in Zimbabwe

The Zambia national women’s soccer team has arrived in Zimbabwe ahead of this weekends Ghana 2018 Women Africa Cup final round second leg qualifier against Zimbabwe. The Zambian lasses touched down in Harare about 13.00hrs after leaving Zambia in the morning aboard a Kenya Airways flight. Bruce Mwape’s charges have a tough game over the weekend as they look to off-set a 1 – 0 deficit after they were beaten at home on Wednesday afternoon. The winner of the two legs will qualify to the finals of the Women AfricaRead More

Chipolopolo up two places on FIFA/Coca Cola Rankings

The Zambia national soccer team has risen to places on the FIFA/Coca Cola World rankings to stand on number 76 in the world. The rise has seen the Chipolopolo overtake Uganda to move into 16th position in Africa. The Chipolopolo have played two games in the past month under review, drawing with Namibia in the Cosafa Cup before winning the same match on post match penalties. Zambia won the other match 1 – 0 against Madagascar (position 106) to reach the final of the regional Cosafa Castle Cup. Zambia’s opponentsRead More