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Zesco title hopes derailed with loss to Nkwazi


League champions Zesco United suffered a setback in their quest to retain the title after they were beaten 1 – 0 by Nkwazi in a rescheduledelicate week 29 fixture played in Lusaka. George Lwandamina who grabbed the headlines in the past few days with is reported move to Yanga of Tanzania was back on the Zesco technical bench but there was very little he could do against an organised Nkwazi side. Mwila Kabwe’s goal in the 35th minute was the difference on the day as Nkwazi moved into 9th positionRead More

Zesco chase third position as they face Nkwazi


League champions Zesco United will this afternoon take to the pitch in a rescheduled match against Nkwazi that will see them move into third position f they win. Zesco go into the match after they managed to hold table toppers Zanaco to a scoreless draw in a match played over the weekend. The champions are on a four match tour of Lusaka and have so far managed a win and a draw and will be looking to beat a resilient Nkwazi side that has not lost in the last sevenRead More

Real Nakonde clinch super division slot

The fans where in full swing today

REAL Nakonde on Saturday became the first team from Muchinga Province to win promotion to the Super Division after edging Mpulungu Harbour in a Week 28 match. And Zone One leaders City of Lusaka need a point to bounce back to the top flight after overcoming Kafue Celtic 1-0 at Woodlands Stadium. Nakonde clinched promotion to the top-flight with two games to spare. Striker Timothy Sinyangwe netted a brace while Gerrard Simusokwe contributed a goal in a thrilling Division One Zone Three encounter. Daily Mail

Zesco United: Lwandamina in breach of contract

George Lwandamina

Zesco United have issued a statement to clarify the position of their head coach George Lwandamina who has allegededly signed for Tanzanian top side Young Africans. Zesco have stated that they gave their head coach took some days off to attend to a family bereavement and he would be in breach of contract if he went outside the country to negotiate another contract when his contract runs up to January next year. Below is the statement from Zesco United….. Zesco United would like to acknowledge receiving Media reports suggesting thatRead More

Aubrey Chirwa nets twice for Yanga

Chirwa Yanga Signs

Tanzania based striker Aubrey Chirwa on Sunday scored twice to help his club Young Africans romp to a 6 – 2 win over Kagera Sugar. Chirwa who is in his first season at Yanga was on target in the 25th and 64th minutes in an 8 goal thriller. Chirwa has not been capped at senior level but was part of the U23 team that played at the U23 Africa Cup of Nations in 2015. He will be joined by George Lwandamina at the club. Picture: Earlier this year when ChirwaRead More

Yanga splash K180,000 per month to lure Lwandamina


Information reaching the ZamFoot Crew indicates that former Chipolopolo coach George Lwandamina has penned down a two year deal with Young Africans of Tanzania. Zambianfootball.co.zm understands that the Zesco United coach was offered an irresistible USD18,000 (Approximately K180,000.00) per month with other incentives which will see him leave the 2016 CAF Champions League semi finalists. More to follow. …

Chipolopolo regroup in Lusaka


The Zambia national team has regrouped in Lusaka to continue preparations for the 2018 Russia World Cup qualifier match against Cameroon. The Chipolopolo trained at Sunset Stadium on Monday morning and will remain in camp for the rest of the week. The team broke camp on Thursday last week to allow players to feature for their clubs. The 24 local players called to camp will will have to fight positions before the team is trimmed further to accommodate the foreign based players who will be names this week. Zambia playRead More

FAZ bemoans Zambia U20 Championship draw


Football Association of Zambia ( FAZ ) General Secretary Ponga Liwewe has bemoaned Zambia’s draw in the finals of the Zambia 2017 Africa U20 Junior Championship. Liwewe likened Zambia’s group which has Egypt, Guinea and Mali to that of the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers where Zambia is pegged to the bottom in a group that has Nigeria, Algeria and Cameroon. “Zambia seems to be getting tough draws, similarly to the World Cup,” Liwewe said. “For this tournament, we have Guinea, Egypt and Mali. Teams from West Africa and NorthRead More

Lwandamina set to ditch Zesco for Yanga of Tanzania

George Lwandamina

Former Zambia head coach George Lwandamina is in Dar es Salaam to complete talks with Tanzanian giants Yanga on a two-year deal. Lwandamina, who guided Zambian side Zesco United to the Caf Champions League semifinals this campaign, is set to take over the Jangwani Street club with immediate effect. “Yanga wants Lwandamina to take over because of his massive experience on the African continent, something that is important because of their ambitions ahead of next year’s Caf Champions League,” said a close source to the club who preferred anonymity. “HeRead More

Zambia draw Egypt, Mali, Guinea for 2017 U20 championship


The draw for the 20th edition of the CAF U20 Africa Cup of Nations tournament was conducted at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo on Monday, 24 October 2016. Hosts Zambia were seeded in Group A while Senegal, runners-up from competition they hosted in 2015, were seeded in Group B because holders Nigeria did not qualify. 2003 champions Egypt, 1979 runners-up Guinea as well as 1989 runners-up and 2015 semi-finalists Mali were drawn in Group A. Senegal were drawn in Group B along with South Africa (Runner-up, 1997), Cameroon (Champion, 1995)Read More