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Nchanga out of relegation as Zanaco, Buffaloes pile pressure on leaders Zesco

Brave Nchanga Rangers came from behind to beat fellow relegation threatened Mighty Mufurila wanderers in a tightly contested match at Nchanga Stadium. Wanderers drew first blood through Aubrey Chamulwanda after the goal keeper spilled the ball, The goal came just minutes after Guily Manziba’s goal had been disallowed. Umeji Okechukwu equalised for Rangers before Terry Mwashi won it for the Chingola based out-fit. The result sends Rangers to 40 points and out of the relegation zone condemning Mighty back into the drop zone. At Sunset Stadium, Sensational Zanaco cruised toRead More


FAZ give City of Lusaka permission to use Vodafone Woodlands Stadium

The football Association of Zambia has granted City of Lusaka permission to use Vodafone Woodlands Stadium for their remaining fixtures. Club public relations officer Alex Njobvu confirmed to Zambianfootball.co.zm “The Football Association of Zambia has authorised City of Lusaka to play their remaining home games at Vodafone Stadium,” Njobvu said City today host Power Dynamos in a week 34 match with the venue not properly defined. The match was scheduled for Nkoloma Stadium but because of this new development City Management want to try and move it to Woodlands Stadium.Read More


Referees robbed us of about 15 points – Landi

City of Lusaka head coach Roberto Landi says Refereeing in Zambia is the worst he has seen in all his life as a coach . The former Liberia national team head coach believes poor referring decisons have cost his team more than 15 points. ” We are not asking that referees favour us but we ask them to be fair. The first two goals they scored were clear off sides. This is not the first time, against Napsa Stars, Green Buffaloes and in Chingola it was the same story,” heRead More


Edward Tembo to leave City of Lusaka

City of Lusaka captain Edward Tembo has hinted at his departure from Woodlands stadium. Tembo who was part of the Zambia U20 all conquering squad that won the 2017 U20 African cup of nations and reached the quarter finals of the World cup has been fantastic for City of Lusaka despite the teams poor run. “I don’t think I will be with them next seasson. I think am going somewhere else,” he said. The talented defensive midfielder is troubled by the teams relegation to division one but said they willRead More


Mugalu hat-trick sinks City as Zesco go two points clear

City of Lusaka have been officially relegated from the Super league after they suffered a humiliating 5-2 loss at the hands of Lusaka Dynamos. League top scorer Chris Mugalu was in his ruthless best scoring his first ever Zambia Super league hat-trick. Ugandan left back Joseph Ochaya and former sensational Zanaco midfielder Aubrey Funga scored the other two goals for Lusaka Dynamos. Mugalu has now scored 20 goals this season and only 4 short of Walter Bwalya’s last year tally of 24. Congolese duo of Kabeya Tshibuingidi and Ishmael SalimRead More


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Zesco all but relegate City of Lusaka

City of Lusaka’s relegation woes have deepened after they suffered a four one bashing at the hands of Zesco United. City of Lusaka now need to win all of their remaining six games and score atleast 20 goals to give themselves a survival chance. Jesse Jackson Were put Zesco United in the lead in the 47th minute after both sides failed to find the back of the net in the first 45 minutes. Lazarous Kambole doubled United’s advantage in the 65th minute after Jesse put him through on goal. CityRead More


Wednesday Football as it happened

The MTN/FAZ super league week 32 league matches continue today with Green Buffaloes vs Lusaka Dynamos headlining the fixtures. Another interesting fixture is Nkana hosting Nkwazi who welcome back coach Albert Mphande after his three weeks leave came to an end. On Tuesday, 24th October Zesco United were held to a one all draw by Power Dynamos while Napsa Stars beat Lumwana Radiants away in Solwezi. Zesco United were aiming to go top of the log but a late fight back by Power Dynamos and a Ng’onga goal made sureRead More


Landi slams use of long balls

City of Lusaka head coach Roberto Landi has alluded Zambia’s lack of good quality central midfielder to the use of long ball approach by many clubs. The Italian looked to be throwing a dig at Zambian coaches after his teams 4-1 humiliating loss at the hands of Sensational Zanaco. “They need to teach football to these players . They have all the qualities like speed and skill but if you just kick the ball upfront then what? . You ask why you don’t have one top level central midfielder? ”Read More