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Zanaco mean business

With the 2019/20 Superleague season now excitingly on the horizon, Zanaco FC has never looked so prepared in as many seasons as they currently do this time around. After enduring previously a trophyless transitional season, it only took one competitive game to acquire silverware when they defeated arch-rivals Zesco United 1-0 in the 2019/20 Charity Shield final. That victory was in it’s own a litmus test of what Zanaco has in store this upcoming campaign. In a nutshell context, the bankers resurgence is now vivid. On the technical front, Zanaco’sRead More

Bafana Bafana squad to face Chipolopolo announced

Bafana Bafana stand in coach Molefi Ntseki has announced a 23-member squad to face Zambia in an international friendly match to be played in Lusaka next month. He has made nine changes to the squad that participated in the 2019 AFCON tournament in Egypt in June. Ntseki has recalled France based Keagan Dolly of French ligue 1 side Montpellier, Supersport United striker Bradley Grobler and Cape Town City Striker Kermit Erasmus among others. This will be Ntseki’s first match in charge following the resignation of head coach Stuart Baxter. TheRead More

Lumwana in impressive preseason record

The new MTN/FAZ Super League season is fast approaching and teams have been busy preparing with new players signed and preseason friendly matches. North Western based side Lumwana Radiants Football Club have so far been involved in a nber of games and have recorded an impressive 50% winning record in the 14-preseason matches they have played. The Solwezi based team have only lost twice in 14 preparatory matches;losing by a slender 1-0 to Power Dynamos in Kitwe and going down 2-0 at home to Quattro Kalumbila. Lumwana Radiants travel toRead More

Copper Queens Camp: History makers Misozi and Kundananji jet in

The Zambia Women National Team captain Misozi Zulu and striker Rachel Kundananji have joined camp upon arrival from their base in Kazakhstan to boost coach Beauty Mwamba’s head of next Wednesday’s Olympic qualifier against Zimbabwe. The duo who ply their trade for UEFA campaigners BIIK Kyzghurt arrived in the early hours of Friday. The technical bench are still waiting for confirmation of the availability of Spain based star Barbara Banda. The duo are high on morale as they are coming home barely a week after making history by becoming theRead More

Zanaco ‘bank’ Golden Mafwenta

Lusaka based Super League giants Sensational Zanaco have announced the signing of 18 year old defender Golden Mafwenta. The youngster is the lastest addition to the long list of new players that have joined the Bankers ahead of the new Super league season that kicks off on the 31st of August. “Sensational Zanaco Football Club has completed the transfer of young promising Chilenje Happy Hearts Centre-Back, Golden Mafwenta. The 18-year-old defender finalised his permanent move to Sunset from Happy Hearts upon completion of medical examinations.” View this post on InstagramRead More

Buoyant Nachula speaks hard work and victory over Zimbabwe

The Zambia women’s National team striker Rachel Nachula is confident that the team is ready to face Zimbabwe in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifiers on a two-legged tie with the first leg being played in Lusaka on Wednesday, August 28th. The 2019 COSAFA Women’s Cup top goalscorer with 10 goals believes the preparations for the ‘Zambezi derby’ are going on well. “The preparations so far are going well as you have heard from the coach. We are preparing very well and we are very ready for the game,” she toldRead More

Copper Queens Technical bench bubbling with confidence ahead of Zim Clash

The Zambia Women’s National Team assistant coach says that the technical bench has identified the mistakes made during the just ended COSAFA Women’s tournament in South Africa where they finished second to the hosts. Charity Nthala told the ZamFoot Crew that the bench will work on the lapses the team made during the tournament as they prepare to face Zimbabwe in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifiers with the first leg set to be played in Lusaka on 28th August, 2019. “To our side as coaches we know where we messedRead More

Chambeshi names 25 locals for final camp

Zambia Under 23 Head Coach Beston Chambeshi has named a strong and promising 25-member final squad for local Players ahead of the home tie against Congo Brazzaville scheduled for September 4th in the race for the Egypt 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations. The Under 23 Coach has summoned players from Clubs participating in the continental games and were earlier excused for their busy schedules, the U23 gaffer believes its time for to fine-tune his troops ahead of the tough two-legged ties ahead. Chambeshi who been Closely monitoring the foreign-basedRead More

FAZ to name new Chipolopolo coach next week

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has confirmed that a new Zambia national team coach will be unveiled next week. According to a press statement from FAZ by General Secretary Adrian Kashala and made available to the ZamFoot Crew, The successful candidate is expected in the country next week to finalise recruitment process and to sign the employment contract. “The Football Association of Zambia, in view of the urgency of the matter, will finalise the process to appoint the national team coach. The candidate is expected in the country nextRead More

Buildcon off to Eswatini

Buildcon stand in coach Tenant Chembo has named a strong 18 man squad who have today left for Manzini, Eswatini where they will play Young Buffaloes of that country at the 5000 capacity Trade Fair Ground in the CAF Confederations Cup preliminary round second leg. The former Zesco United boss will look to collect maximum three points after losing the first leg by a goal at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in ndola. The team had an early training session this morning to facilitate an afternoon departure for Eswatini. The travellingRead More