?> ZamFoot, Author at ZamFoot



Kambole to miss league coronation match against Eagles

South African PSL side Kaizer Chiefs have demanded that Zesco United striker Lazarus Kambole starts training with his new teammates this week. Chiefs Completed the signing of Kambole earlier this month, The Chililabombwe born striker penning a three-year deal. Zesco United said that Lazarus Kambole would only join Kaizer Chiefs on July 1, the Amakhosi have now given an update of their own on the Zambian star. The 25-year-old forward grabbed a goal, an assist and the Man of the Match award over the weekend as ZESCO lifted the AbsaRead More

Black Leopards to sell Mwape Musonda confirms club Chairman

Black Leopards goal-scoring machine Mwape Musonda is reported to be on his way out of the Limpopo based club Black Leopards. According to club chairman David Thidiela, Mwape has received a number of offers from both local and international clubs. Thidiela believes its time for the Chipolopolo forward to move on as he has done what he was supposed to do for Lidoda Duvha. “This guy has scored goals for us in the National First Division (NFD). We returned to the PSL and he continued to score goals and wonRead More

FAZ Women’s league: Sweet revenge for Parliamentarians as Assembly beat Arrows

Full-Time Scores: Red Arrows 0 – 2 National Assembly (Thelma Phiri, Grace Kamanga) Red Arrows hosted National Assembly away from Home at the Bank Of Zambia Sports Club grounds which was arguably the game of the weekend in the Lusaka Region Football Association of Zambia(FAZ) Women’s League Week 18 action on Saturday 22nd June 2019. The game saw the Air Women succumbing to a 2-Nil home defeat at the hands of the Parliamentarians. In the reverse fixture, The Parliamentarians were beaten 2-nil at their backyard courtesy of a Libangi ‘Dauchu’Read More

A befitting farewell for a Zesco great

On Saturday Zesco United clinched their sixth Barclays Cup title under the newly branded ABSA Cup flag thanks to a dominant performance that saw them outclass ten man Sensational zanaco beating them 4-1. The afternoon was however all about star forward Lazarus Kambole who was playing his last game at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. Kambole will be moving to South Africa to join PSL giants Kaizer Chiefs. Kambole joins @KaizerChiefsZESCO agree a deal with Kaiser Chiefs.Kambole holds a record of the fastest hat-trick in the CAF Champions league of 2018/19. ZescoRead More

Lwandamina: Zesco only in a battle against their records

Zesco United boss George Lwandamina is not worried about other teams when it comes to the ABSA Cup as he believes his side only battle is against their previous records. Lwandamina told the ZamFoot Crew in an interview that his team will always work on outdoing themselves and not other teams. The Ndola giants thrashed Lusaka based side Zanaco 4-1 to win the sixth title in the (ABSA Cup/Barclays Cup) competition. You always have to beat your own record. We won’t be fighting against these others but our own pedigreeRead More


Four Burundian national team player playing the Zambia Super League miss out in the starting squad. Burundi coach Olivier Niyungeko has left out Enock Sabumukama who plays for Zesco United. Others left out are Buildcon David Nshimirimana, Napsa Stars Striker Laudit Mavugo and Makatur Arakaza who players for Lusaka. Burundi is in group B and will open their tournament against Nigeria. Burundi XI: G. Bigirimana, Berahino, C. Amissi, F. Abdul Razak, F. Nsabiyumva, G. Duhayindavyi, S. Nahimana, J. Nahimana, O. Moussa, F. Mustafa, O. Ngandu Subs: K. Nizigiyimana, P. Kwizera,Read More

Zesco claim a record 6th ABSA Cup

Zesco United claimed the a record 6th ABSA Cup after a 4-1 demolishing of Zanaco in a one sided final played at Ndola’s Levy Mwanawasa Stadium on Saturday. Kenyan striker Jesse Were put Zesco United ahead in the 12th minutes. Veteran striker Winstone Kalengo added a second for Zesco against his former side to increase the tally. Things got worse for Zanaco after Kelvin Kapumbu was sent off for a professional foul on goal bound Were. After the break, Enerst Mbewe pulled one back for the bankers on the hourRead More


Without a doubt , the most successful team in this competition having won it five times and chasing the sixth title of the Barclay’s Cup now called ABSA CUP. Let me take you down memory lane of what ZESCO United has done in this competition down the years. 2007 Won the first edition after a goalless draw against Chambeshi but ZESCO United won it on penalty shoot outs . 2008 Defended the competition after beating Power Dynamos 1-0 with a goal from Jonas Sakuwaha. 2009 Power Dynamos won the Barclay’sRead More

Kambole is one of the most disciplined players as Lupiya admits he will be missed

Zesco United Assistant coach Alfred Lupiya heaped praise on outgoing striker Lazarus Kambole who he described as one of the most disciplined players at Zesco United. Lupiya told the ZamFoot Crew that Kambole deserved everything that is coming his way because of his discipline and humble nature. “Lazarus is a very disciplined player. When he came here he struggled to get a position, he was insulted but he is one of the best-disciplined players at Zesco. We have a disciplined side and don’t tolerate indiscipline but Lazarus is one ofRead More

They insult even our pots and dogs- Alfred Lupiya

Zesco United Assistant coach Alfred Lupiya says he is used to being criticized as it is part of the job. Lupiya told the ZamFoot Crew in an interview that the same fans who insult the coaches and their families are the same ones who come back to praise them when they do well. Lupiya believes the only way to shut up the critics was to remain focused and deliver results. Some sections of Zesco United fans were calling for the head of head coach George Lwandamina and his assistants whenRead More