Wednesday, December 24th, 2014
The two under-20 players Patrick Ngoma and Spencer Sautu, who have been included in Zambia’s 27-man provisional squad have a bright future ahead of them if they stay grounded, Zambia’s only European football scout has said. There has been a lot of talk in the last 24 hours after the duo were named in the provisional whether they merit selection. “Those two lads have a lot of potential but Ngoma is the one to watch and follow closely. He is a special talent,” a scout from ZamFoot Sports Group [ZSG] said.Read More
England based striker Emmanuel Mayuka’s future at Southampton is in doubt after they agreed a deal to sign Werder Bremen winger Eljero Elia on loan until the end of the season. The Zambian forward has had cameo appearances off the bench but has failed to convince at St Mary’s Stadium and the former Kabwe Warriors striker will need a good African Cup of Nations campaign to resurrect his future in England. Mayuka’s only goal this season for club and country has come on international duty in the win over Niger. The Netherlands internationalRead More
Record league winners Nkana have unveiled their 2015 kit but the design is horrible and has deviated from the traditional red of the Kalampa, the Red Devils of yesteryear. The Umbro-designed white-maroon-red strip has already received widespread condemnation among the huge army of Nkana fans on social media. Some irate Nkana fans have threatened to launch a campaign not to buy the triple-coloured replicas but stick with the club’s …tradition of “complete red”.
The 2015 African Cup of Nations starts on 17th January, 2015 with Southern Africa powerhouse Zambia gunning for a second title in 3 years. At every tournament, there are fixtures fans always look out for and it seems most Black Stars and Chipolopolo faithful can’t wait for the Zambia versus Ghana clash but unfortunately the two sides can only meet after the quarter finals stage. Historically for bragging rights If there’s a match the Chipolopolo Boys can’t afford to lose, it is the Southern Africa derby against Bafana Bafana, butRead More