?> July 22, 2018 | ZamFoot

Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

 

Cosafa U17: Zambia score late against Lesotho to keep title defense on track

COSAFA U17: Venue: Anjalay Stadium Zambia 1 – 0 Lesotho (Benson Simwanda) A late Benson Simwanda goal gave Zambia a vital 1 – 0 victory over Lesotho to put their hopes of reaching the semi finals of the 2018 Cosafa U17 championship. The defending champions were desperate for a win after drawing the first game against Mozambique but they looked as though they would be left frustrated by Lesotho before their late success. Lesotho had the best chance of the opening half as Tebello Lethoko was denied by a fine stop fromRead More


U20 AFCON: No title defense as champions Zambia are booted out by Burundi

Burundi 3 – 0 Zambia (Agg; 3 – 1) The Zambia U20 National Team has been knocked out of the race to the Niger 2019 Under Africa Cup of Nations after suffering a humiliating 3 – 0 defeat away to Burundi which sees them lose 3 – 1 on aggregate. This means that the African Champions will not be defending their title at the next finals. Burundi went ahead in the 44th minute and scored twice in the second half to ensure the result was beyond the visitors. Zambia wereRead More


Blog: The Gabon Disaster, my experience – Magande

At the time of the Gabon disaster, Magande was the managing director of Zanaco – Excerpt from Magande’s book “The Depth of My Footprints” The Gabon Disaster, my experience “To my knowledge, the wreck was never salvaged, it still lies on the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean” “In April 1993, the ZANACO gave an advance to the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) for the national team’s trip to Mozambique. While the team was away, FAZ Chairman Michael Mwape came to see me and asked for some further financial assistance forRead More


Sunday Football as it happened

Zambia Under-17 are in action against Lesotho on match day 2 in Mauritius at the on going Cosafa U17 Championship. Later in Zesco United and Power Dynamos go head to head in the MTN Super League on the Copperbelt. With South Africa thrashing Mozambique 4-1, the Tenant Chilumba coached side need to beat Lesotho. A draw will still be a good result guaranteed the young guns beat the amajimbos in the final group game. There’s also action expected from Burundi as  Zambia Under-20 hope to seal qualification to Niger 2019Read More