?> October 30, 2018 | ZamFoot

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018


FAZ President aspiring candidate has some things to say

Aspiring Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) President Blackwell Siwale has been in the news for a while now even before he made his intentions of challenging for the FAZ top job Known. First it was the news of him and Kazala being expelled by the FAZ council on Saturday, 25 March 2017 after the council voted unanimously to expel two at a rescheduled emergency annual general meeting held in Lusaka. Siwale told the ZamFoot crew that no one gave him any money ( K1,650 000) from state house for gateRead More

FAZ still in talks with Sikazwe over Technical Director role

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) says it is still in talks with FIFA referee Janny Sikazwe on his appointment as FAZ technical director. FAZ general secretary Adrian Kashala says FAZ needs Sikazwe’s services and will continue to engage the FIFA referee. The position of technical director has been vacant since Honor Janza relinquished the position over a year ago to take up the coaching role at Red Arrows where he has since been fired. Moses Sichone who resigned a fortnight was overlooked for the position. Following the Football AssociationRead More

Baroka hand Nyirenda compassion leave

Baroka FC CEO Morgan Mammila says the team will face Mamelodi Sundowns without their head coach Wedson Nyirenda on the weekend. Bakgaga will host a strong Sundowns side in the Telkom Knockout quarter-finals at Peter Mokaba Stadium on Saturday afternoon. According to Mammila, even though the former Kaizer Chiefs striker has left for Zambia to attend to a family bereavement, they won’t miss him for this encounter. “Look, this weekend’s match is an easy match to play,” he tells KickOff.com. “Easy match to play, you don’t even need to coach. It’sRead More

Zambia, South Africa seeded for Cosafa under-20

Hosts Zambia, defending champions South Africa and last years’ runners-up Lesotho have been named as the three seeded sides for Wednesday’s pool stage draw for the 2018 MOPANI Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships to be staged in Kitwe, Zambia from December 2-14. The draw will be held at 09h30 (07h30 GMT) in Kitwe and will be covered live on COSAFA platforms. The three seeded sides will head the pools, with Zambia claiming position A1 in Group A, South Africa to take B1 in Group B and Lesotho penned in forRead More

Rupia admits struggling to settle, Says ZSL is more physical

Power dynamos striker Elvis Rupia has admitted that he struggled to settle in the Zambia Super League since his switch from Nzoia Sugar. Rupia was the leading goalscorer in the Kenya premier league by the time of his half a million Kwacha move to the Kitwe based out-fit. The Kenyan striker believes the KPL is less physical and slower than the Zambia Super League. “The league (ZSL) is more physical and faster compared to the KPL. I struggled with that aspect at first but I have adapted and really enjoyingRead More