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Zanaco hold Zesco as Buildcon pick rare win

League favorites Zesco United and Zanaco on Sunday afternoon played out to a goalless draw in a match played at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. With coach Zlatko Krmpotic out on compassionate leave, Zesco United assistant coach Tenant Chembo tried to refresh the team that only arrived in he country on Friday afternoon from a CAF Champions League fixture in Sudan on Wednesday. Dauti Musekwa was back in the starting XI together with fit again Jackson Mwanza and Idriss Mbombo who came off the bench in Khartoum. Zanaco also made three changesRead More

FIFA U20 World Cup: Zambia v Germany knockout date confirmed

The FIFA U20 World Cup Round of 16 fixture list has been completed with Germany confirmed as Zambia’s next opponents. The Germans qualifies to the knockout as he third best team in Group B after they finished level on four points with Mexico. This was after they beat Vanuatu 3 – 2 in the final round of games of the group phase. Their group also had high flying Venezuela who have not lost a game yet. Should Zambia negotiate past Germany they will face the winner between France and Italy.Read More

Napsa Stars go top as Mighty hold Power

Napsa Stars stand good on top of the FAZ Super Division table after the Saturday games after they beat Forest Rangers 1 – 0 away from home. An Austin Banda 7th minute goal decided the match which saw the Lusaka side go to 16 points. They will however to wait for today’s game between Zesco United and Zanaco as a win by either of the two could see them drop to second. At Shinde stadium,  a 10 man Power Dynamos missed the chance to go top of the log whenRead More

Player Rater: Zambia 0-1 Costa Rica

The Zambia U20 national soccer team lost 1 – 0 to Costa Rica in their final group match. If pre-kick off scenes in the tunnel are anything to go by it was clear that the African champions were oozing with confidence knowing that even if they lost, they would qualify as group winners. The ZamFoot Crew now looks at how the players performed. 1. Mangani Banda 8/10 – He was agile, he picked the crosses with ease. Did well to save the spot kick and one can’t blame for theRead More

Mbesuma relegated as Mweene emerges runner-up

Zambian forward Collins Mbesuma has suffered relegation with his Highlands Park team on the final day of the South African Absa Premiership with Kennedy Mweene’s Sundowns settling for second position. Highlands had a chance to avoid automatic relegation if they won their final game and other results went their but the odds were against them facing the African champions Mamelodi Sundowns. They however fought from a 2 – 0 deficit to draw the game 2 – 2. Both Mbesuma and Mweene did not make the final day squads. Mbesuma whoRead More

U20 World Cup: Zambia go down to Costa Rica in final group match

The Zambia U20 national soccer team has ended the group phase of the 2017 FIFA U20 World Cup tournament with a loss to South American representatives Costa Rica. In an exciting match that saw Costa Rica awarded two penalties, Zambia hit the post two times and a goal by Patson Daka reversed by Video assistant referees,  Zambia will still feel they gave a good shot at the game as they qualified to the round of 16 as group leaders. With three changes made for the game Benson Muchindu slotted inRead More

FIFA U20 World Cup: Zambia 0-1 Costa Rica (As it happened)

FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 Group C match Zambia v Costa Rica Zambia Starting XI: Mangani Banda (1), Moses Nyondo (2), Prosper Chiluya (3), Boston Muchindu (6), Fashion Sakala (10), Enock Mwepu (11), Shemmy Mayembe (13), Edward Chilufya (14), Ngosa Sunzu (19), Patson Daka (20), Boyd Musonda (21).

FIFA U20 World Cup: Zambia name two debutants for Costa Rica

Zambia Under twenty national team coach Beston Chambeshi has made three changes to the team that will face Costa Rica in the final group match of the 2017 FIFA U20 World Cup. Chambeshi will give debut appearances to Boston Muchindu and Ngosa Sunzu who are both new entrants to the team that won the U20 Africa Cup. It is a forced change for Muchindu as he replaces suspended skipper Solomon Sakala. Ngosa Sunzu comes in for Emmanuel Banda. The highly rated midfielder who plays in Israel is a graduate ofRead More

Mighty host Power Dynamos as Zanaco visit Zesco

MTN/FAZ FIXTURES FOR SUPER DIVISION WEEK NINE AND EIGHTSaturdayMay 27, 201715h00 Forest Rangers v Napsa Stars (Week 8)(Trade Fair)15h00 Green Buffaloes v City of Lusaka (Week 8)(Independence Stadium)15h00 Mufulira Wanderers v Power Dynamos (Week 8)(Shinde Stadium-Live on SuperSport)Green Eagles v Nkwazi (Postponed Week 8)15h00 Real Nakonde v Nkana (Week 9)(New Stadium)15h00 Konkola Blades v Lusaka Dynamos (Week 8)(Konkola Blades)15Nakambala Leopards v Kabwe Wariors (Week 8) (Nakambala Stadium)15h00 Kabwe Warriors v Nchanga Rangers (Week 9 postponed)SundayMay 28, 201713h00 Buildcon v Green Eagles (Week 9)(Levy Mwanawasa Stadium Live on SuperSport)15h00 Zesco United vRead More

Preview: Zambia look to maintain winning streak against Costa Rica

The Zambia U20 national team will be back in action tomorrow morning when they play Costa Rica in the final group match at the 2017 FIFA U20 World Cup finals in Korea Republic. It’s a match of no consequence but boosting morale for the young Chipolopolo after they were confirmed group C winners when they beat Iran 4 – 2 with Costa Rica and Portugal playing to a 1 – 1 draw on the same day. Coach Beston Chambeshi will be looking to keep the winning momentum which has seenRead More