?> September 9, 2019 | ZamFoot

Monday, September 9th, 2019


Zambia stronger than us – Ngoya

Zambia U23 National Team on Sunday played out to a 3 all draw against Congo Brazzaville to qualify for U23 AFCON to be held later this year in Egypt. The then-head coach who has since resigned Jean Elie Ngoya believes his team lacked the instinct to score a lot of goals. “At 1-0 I asked my players to continue playing, I reviewed the Zambian team and I knew that they can come and equalize, in Lusaka at the first press conference I compared this team to a snake that wasRead More

Chipolopolo U23 foreign based players off to their bases

The foreign-based legion of players has trooped back to their bases after having featured for the Zambia Under-23 National Team on Sunday in Brazzaville. Zambia beat Congo Brazzaville 5-4 on aggregate after a 3-3 result on Sunday at the Alphonse Massamba-Debat. The eight players comprising Patson Daka, Enock Mwepu (both Red Bull Salzburg), Fashion Sakala, Emmanuel Banda (both Oostende), Kings Kangwa, Lameck Banda (both Arsenal Tula), Gamphani Lungu (SuperSport Unired) and Mwiya Malumo (Urlam FC) left Brazzaville this afternoon and will proceed to their bases. The local players will flyRead More

We will always do our best not to disappoint the fans – Patson

Zambia U23 national team striker Patson Daka says the ‘Bola na Lesa’ Boys will always do their best to put a smile on the faces of the fans because they deserve it. Zambia played in front of a full to capacity Heroes Stadium on Wednesday last week beating Congo Brazzaville 2-1 before going to force a 3-3 draw away in Brazzaville and Daka is thankful for the support the fans have rendered to the team. “We will always do our best not to disappoint them, we know that it isRead More


The Republican President Dr Edgar Chagwa Lungu has hailed the heroic U23 squad after successfully qualifying to the finals of the Egypt 2019 Africa cup of Nations which will start in November. Chambeshi’s boys narrowly won at home before they completed the job in Congo Brazzaville with a 3-all draw, the 5-4 win on aggregate means that Zambia will join Egypt and six other teams that will qualify. This has left the president with nothing but praise for the team. “Let me congratulate our gallant boys, the Zambia Under-23 NationalRead More

Congo U23 coach resigns after loss to Zambia

Congo Brazaville U23 coach Jean Elie Ngoya has resigned his position in the wake of his teams elimination from the 2019 Egypt U23 Africa Cup of Nations qualification by Zambia. Ngoya who had assembled a strong team for the qualifiers tendered his resignation to the Congo Football Federation on Monday. “Having not achieved my goals, I present to you my resignation” Ngoya said. The coach apologised for the team’s failure and stated that he took full responsibility for what happened. “I accept alone the responsibility of this failure that IRead More

Can Pirates finally beat Maramba Stars

It’s the new season again, The derby and fans from both sides will be waiting in anticipation as a chance to brag and rub in in the faces of their old enemies will be on the line. This clash between the Landlords, Livingstone Pirates and the peoples’ team Maramba Stars is often not a big goal-scoring affair as it has been the case over the last two seasons. The form does not play a part in determining the outcome of this big encounter as it goes right out of theRead More

Chiyangi unbothered by Zanaco loss ahead of CAF engagement

Zanaco Football Club welcomed Green Eagles at Sunset Stadium in Lusaka in a rescheduled MTN/FAZ Super League week two encounter. For the two teams, it was an opportunity to pick up maximum points after failing to do so in week one. Zanaco lost to Zesco while Green Eagles drew with Kabwe Warriors. Injured Souleymanou Moussa was replaced by Chitiya Mususu who partnered Roger Kola upfront for the bankers meanwhile in-form Eagles Striker Kennedy Musonda couldn’t feature as his loan deal doesn’t allow him to face his parent club Zanaco henceRead More

We utilized our chances- Numba

Sensational Zanaco beat the Kawale Boys, Green Eagles 2-0 to record their first win of the season in a week two fixture at Sunset Stadium in Lusaka. Capitalizing on the Chances that the Bankers Created is what worked for the team according to the Head Coach Numba Mumamba who spoke to the ZamFoot Crew after the match. “We used the experience we were playing a very determined Green Eagles it was not an easy game but we utilized the chances that came our way and that made the difference inRead More

Eagles bank with Zanaco at Sunset

Lusaka based Super League side Sensational Zanaco emerged victorious over Green Eagles by two goals to nil on Sunday when the two teams squared off in a rescheduled MTN/FAZ Super League week two encounter at Sunset Stadium. In a match that saw the visitors fail to play and string their usual passes, it was Chitiya Mususu who gave the home side a lead after connecting with a beautifully taken Charles Zulu corner in the 11th minute to send Sunset Stadium into a Frenzy and put the Bankers in the lead.Read More

Zanaco ‘two’ good for Eagles

Sensational Zanaco on Sunday 8th September 2019 hosted Green Eagles at Lusaka’s Sunset Stadium in the 2019/20 MTN/FAZ Super League week 2 encounter which was brought forward due to both team’s CAF Competitions engagement this coming weekend. A goal each from Chitiya Mususu and Rodger Kola in both halves was the difference separating the two sides after 90 minutes gifting the Bankers maximum 3 points edging the Kawale Boys with a comfortable 2-nil victory to boost their morale ahead of their International assignment this weekend away in Mauritius against BoltonRead More