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Togo v Zambia: Chisamba, Sinkala, Chongo to miss tie

Chisamba v Guinea Bissau

George Lwanndamina will be without Chisamba Lungu, Nathan Sinkala and Kabaso Chongo for today’s international friendly match against Togo in Lome. Skipper Rainford Kalaba and Kennedy Mweene are a doubt for the match as they will only be arriving in Lome today. The ZamFoot Crew can confirm that out of the 11 foreign based players called to camp six trained with the team yesterday and these are: Evans Kangwa, Lubambo Musonda, Stopilla Sunzu, Collins Mbesuma, Davies Nkausu and Winstone Kalengo. While the DRC based duo of Sinkala and Chongo areRead More

Zambia U17: 2017 Madagascar CAF Championship preps commence

U17 arrive

Zambia Under-17 coach Chris Kaunda has called 110 players from across the country for final junior national team selection trials which will be conducted from Sunday 29th May to Wednesday 8th June. The training camps for the selected players will be conducted through intensive training sessions in Lusaka. By the end of the regionalised training camps on 8th June, Kaunda is expected to come up with a provisional squad which will set camp to begin preparations for the qualifiers of the CAF U17 championship to be hosted by Madagascar nextRead More

FAZ want Kabwe Warriors to be relegated- Fathy

Mohamad Fathy

Kabwe Warriors coach Mohammed Fathy has accused the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) as well as the referees and Supersport of conspiring to see his team demoted to division one. Speaking after seeing his team fail to win at home when they drew with Zanaco yesterday, an emotionally charged Fathy said it was not fair that his team has not received television coverage since the league started. “Its not fair from FAZ or Supersport or whoever is responsible for chosing TV games. Its not fair for Kabwe Warriors, up to nowRead More

Former Zambia national team coach dies


Ted Dumitru 76 is no more. He died today at a shopping mall in South Africa after suffering a ‘massive heart attack’ South Africa media are reporting. The Romanian born collapsed at Eastgate Shopping Mall but medics could not rescuscitate him reports say. Dumitru arrived first in Africa to coach Zambia. He worked with major clubs in South Africa and won major silverware after leaving Lusaka. He also coached Swaziland, Namibia and South Africa national teams. Dumitru nurtured Collins Mbesuma into the fearsome forward that broke goal scoring records withRead More

Evans Kangwa seals permanent move to Ra’anana

Evans K

Nkana walk away with USD150,000.oo for Kangwa move Chipolopolo striker Evans Kangwa has earned himself a permanent move to Ligat ha’ Al side Hapoel Ra’anana after impressing the club during his two year loan spell. Ra’anana have given Kangwa a three year contract and paid Zambia Super Division log leaders about USD150,000.00 which is only 80% of the deal. Nir Karin the Israel based agent who brokered the deal and also represents Rogers Kola, Emmanuel Mbola and Stopilla Sunzu sees this as a stepping stone for the former Nkana striker.Read More

Chipolopolo train in Lome as LeRoy names strong Hawks squad

Training in Mozambique

The Zambia national team on Wednesday arrived in Lome Togo ahead of the international friendly against that country on Friday. The Chipolopolo arrived in Lome just before midday and were in the afternoon allowed to train at the match venue. George Lwandamina took the team for loosening up on the synthetic turf which will be used for the match tomorrow. The team is expected to ramp-up the preparations today as the foreign based players join camp. Collins Mbesuma, Rainford Kalaba, Evans Kangwa and Winstone Kalengo had already joined camp yesterday.Read More

Zanaco go second after drawing with Warriors


Zanaco have overtaken Zesco United to go second on the FAZ MTN super league table after playing to a 1 – 1 with 10 man Kabwe Warriors. Zanaco who have extended their unbeaten run to 11 games this season opened the scores in the 26th minute from a set piece converted by Rodrick Kabwe who took his tally for the season to four goals. Warriors leveled the scores in the 69th minute through Martin Daka. Solomon Sakala was then sent off in the 73rd minute but Warriors held on toRead More

Unbeaten Zanaco eye second spot as they visit Kabwe Warriors

Kabwe Warriors Players

Unbeaten Zanaco could today go second on the log if they win in a week one rescheduled match against Kabwe Warriors to be played at Godfrey Chitalu Stadium. The 2015 runners-up are currently third on 21 points having played two games less than first and second placed Zesco United who are on 26 and 22 points respectively. Zanaco are fresh from a 1 – 1 draw against Zesco United in Ndola and will be looking to take maximum points from Kabwe as they only have their poor finishing to blameRead More

Tenant Chilumba is new Napsa Stars coach


Tenant Chilumba has been named as the new Napsa Stars coach taking over from Wilson Mwale who was recently fired by the club. Chilumba who was also fired by Power Dynamos about a month ago was recently linked with a move to Mufulira Wanderers but the deal seems to have fallen through at the last minute and the former Chipolopolo star will be heading to Lusaka. Napsa are currently third from bottom with only two wins from 12 games. Another former international Harry Milanzi has been on the bench inRead More

CAF CL: We are the underdogs in group A – Zesco United

Zesco Lumwana

Zesco United Chief Executive Officer Justin Mumba has described the CAF champions league draw as fair for Zesco. Mumba stated that his team go into the group stage as underdogs but were ready to pull a surprise. Mumba shrugged off the threat of record champions Al Ahly stating that he was happy to meet the team that narrowly edged Zesco in the 2011 campaign with a goaless draw in Ndola while the return match in Egypt ended 1 – 0. Below are the reactions from the Group A teams; JustinRead More