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Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

 

Malawi will have a tough time in the return leg – Chambeshi warns

Zambia U23 national team coach Beston Chambeshi has warned the Malawians that they will have a tough time when the two teams play in the return match of the 2019 CAF U23 Africa Cup qualifiers. Speaking after seeing his team outclass the young flames in the first le , the CAF U20 Africa Cup winning coach stated that his team still has work to do to qualify despite the positive away result. “We have not qualified yet, we have played the first leg, we await the second leg to confirmRead More


Nkana draw Sfaxien of Tunisia in last 8 of Confederation Cup

Zambia’s representative in the CAF Confederation Cup have been drawn against Tunisian side CS Sfaxien in the quarter finals of the 201/19 CAF Confederation Cup. Kalampa sailed through to the last eight after emerging runners up in Group C of the group stage in a group that had Al Hilal of Sudan, Asante Kotoko of Ghana and Zesco United. They will be up against a formidable Tunisian side which emerged from the group stage as the only team not to lose a match after they won 3 and drew 3Read More


Road to Tokyo: Fashion Sakala goal sinks Malawi in U23 AFCON qualifier

Fashion Sakala scored a second half goal to hand the Zambia U23 national soccer team the advantage in the 2019 U23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier after they beat Malawi 1 – 0. Head coach Beston Chambeshi who joined the team yesterday in Malawi after seeing his team Nkana qualify to the quarter finals of the CAF Confederation Cup started with an attacking line-up that had France based Emmanuel Banda on the bench as the technical bench seemed spoilt for choice. The young Chipolopolo controlled the game in the firstRead More


Malawi 0 – 1 Zambia (2020 Olympics & U23 AFCON Qualifier) As it happened

Zambia XI Mangani Banda – Shemmy Mayembe, Kepson Kamanga, Solomon Sakala, Mosese Nyondo, Boyd Musonda, Kingsly Kangwa, Harrison Chisala, Enock Mwepu, Patson Daka, Fashion Sakala


Emmanuel Banda benched as Chambeshi name a strong side

Zambia Under-23 coach Beston Chambeshi has named a strong squad for Wednesday afternoon 1st leg Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifier against Malawi. Chambeshi has named nine players from the famed class of ’17 which reached the quarter finals of the World Youth Championship in Korea. With Prosper Chiluya with maxillo facial, Kebson Kamanga is the new entrant in the team and starts at left back. Kamanga joins Shemmy Mayembe, Solomon ‘Capt Solo’ Sakala and Moses Nyondo in defence with Mangani Banda in goal. The other change in the starting line upRead More


Road to Tokyo 2020 Olympics

As Junior Chipolopolo take on Malawi The journey that was started around 2016 with a blurry of youngsters seemingly has continued. And in the driving is our own Quicksilver Beston Chambeshi. It’s a team of boys that he been in familiar territory before with. But this time they are older and wiser. That team that we affectionately called the Under 20, have since graduated to the under 23 level and will this afternoon take on Malawi Under 23 in the road to the 2020 Olympics to be held in JapanRead More


Ama Lole is now a Banker : Lawrence Chungu joins Zanaco

Chipolopolo left back Lawrence ‘Ama Lole’ Chungu has become the new addition to the roaster at Sunset Stadium after the former Power dynamos made his switch to Zanaco . The talented left back has penned a two year deal with the bankers which will only be effective in August this year at the start of the new season. The deal was signed on Tuesday, March 20th at the clubs Secretariate in Lusaka’s Central Business district. Chungu was unveiled to the media shortly by the clubs CEO Marlon Kananda. Head CoachRead More


No Pressure here says Chambeshi as he declares his team ready for battle

Zambia U23 national team coach Beston Chambeshi says his team is not under any form pressure heading into this afternoons Egypt 2019 U23 AFCON second round first leg qualifier against Malawi. Chambeshi said his main focus was building a good team for the future of the senior National team. He also revealed that they were in Malawi to do well . “There is no pressure on us. We are looking at building a good future team for our Senior National team. We have come here to do well and keepRead More


Junior flames not scared of big names, Target win and clean sheet

Malawi U23 national team Coach Meke Mwase says him and his players are not afraid of the big names in the Zambia U23 national team for this afternoons Egypt 2019 U23 AFCON second round first leg qualifier. Mwase in an interview with the Football Association of Malawi official Website (FAM.MW) said he had encouraged his boys to make their own names. “We are not afraid of the big-name players in the Zambian squad. We have encouraged our boys to work hard as this is also time for them to makeRead More


Full house: Mwepu, Daka and Fashion complete Chambeshi’s team

Redbull Salzburg duo of Striker Patson Daka and midfielder Enock Mwepu together with Belgian based Fashion Sakala have joined the Zambia U23 camp to complete coach Beston Chambeshi’s team for this afternoons clash against Malawi U23. The trio arrived on Tuesday and joined the rest of the players in training session at the Kamuzu Banda International Stadium which is the match venue. France Based Emmanuel Banda, Shemmy Mayembe and Harrison Chisala joined the team in Blantyre on Monday. The junior copper Bullets will play Malawi on Wednesday afternoon at theRead More