?> October 15, 2018 | ZamFoot

Monday, October 15th, 2018


Sven upbeat despite defeat

Chipolopolo Boys coach Sven Vandenbroeck was impressed with Zambia’s performance in Sunday’s defeat to Guinea Bissau. Zambia succumbed to a 2-1 defeat to Guinea Bissau in a Group K of the Cameroon CAF 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier on match day four. With the Black Mambas of Mozambique next in November, there has been a genuine concern from the Chipolopolo faithful in the last 24 hours that Zambia might miss out on the qualification to Africa’s biggest football showpiece. But the Belgian born coach arrayed those fears. “I thinkRead More

SVEN WAS WARNED ABOUT DEFENCE WEAKNESS BY A JOURNALIST…The Belgian coach responded sarcastically, “Maybe you saw another game!”

Chipolopolo Boys coach Sven Vandenbroeck may have remembered a question from The Mast Newspaper Sports Journalist Darius Kapembwa as the Togolese referee blew the final whistle on Sunday in Bissau. With Zambia leading 1-0 and controlling the tempo of the game, seven minutes into the second half, down the left flank, defender Solomon ‘Capt Solo’ Sakala was taken to the cleaners. As Stopilla Sunzu tried to clear off the cross, he scored an own goal and it was game on. Zambia surrendered the lead and went on to lose 2-1Read More

Believe guys says former FAZ GS

Former FAZ General Secretary George Kasengele has urged fans to believe that the Chipolopolo Boys can beat Mozambique. Posting on social media following Zambia’s 2-1 defeat to Guinea Bissau on Sunday night in West Africa, Kasengele wrote that Zambia pulled through in 2014 ‘when all was lost.’ In the qualifiers for the 2015, African Cup of Nations, Zambia came head to head needing a victory. Then coached by Honor Janza, the Chipolopolo Boys emerged victorius on the day to qualify for African Cup of Nations. “During the AFCON 2015 qualificationRead More

Expert View: Chiyangi should be named coach of the year

As the MTN/FAZ Super League season comes to a close for the top four teams at least the focus will now shift to the end of season awards. One of the awards being that of coach of the of the year which was won by Beston Chambeshi last year be it as questionable as the award was. This year a number of names can be put forward including the current holder of the award, Chambeshi who has built a formidable Nkana side that finished second on the log and haveRead More


Green Eagles coach Aggrey Chiyangi has put more emphasis on strengthening their squad ahead of the 2018-19 CAF Confederation Cup. Speaking to the ZamFoot crew after his side savoured a 1-0 victory over Zesco United on Saturday in a Super league week 38 encounter, Chiyangi said they really have to make their squad very strong. He was responding to the question whether Eagles have any intentions of acquiring the services of new players ahead of the new season of the second coveted club championship in Africa. “Obviously, [they will beRead More