Monday, March 9th, 2015
The Zambia U20 national team started off on a poor note in the Senegal 2015 Africa Youth Championship after they went down 1 – 0 to Mali. Zambia conceded in the 74th minute from a free kick on the edge of the area which beat goalkeeper Mangani Banda. It was a game of two halves which saw Zambia dominate the first half but failed to test the Malian goalie in the 45 minutes. Things turned around in the 2nd half as Mali attacked Zambia from the first whistle and theirRead More
Hector Chilombo has named a strong line-up for Zambia’s opening game at the Africa Youth CHampionship. As expected, Zambia goes in with a 4 5 1 formation with Patrick Ngoma leading the line. Post your updates below as you follow the match. Zambia XI V Mali 1. Mangani Banda 3. Peter Mulenga. 2. Benedict Chepeshi 15. Alex Mwamba 13. Kapota Kayawe 12. Benson Sakala. 11. Larry Bwalya. 18. Spencer Sautu. 9. Charles Zulu. 7. Patrick Ngoma. 23. Lubambo Musonda.
Nigeria on Sunday lived up to their billing as favorites at the U20 Africa Youth Championship when the despatched hosts Senegal with a 3 – 1 scoreline in the opening match of the tournament. Nigeria did not allow the hosts to settle and where already two goals ahead in the 10th minute and held on to the lead until half time despite some relentless pressure from the hosts. Senegal finally made a breakthrough but Nigeria added another immediately after to kill the game. In the late kick off, Congo ralliedRead More
Zambia will this evening play Mali in the opening game of the Senegal 2015 Africa Youth Championship. Zambia come into the game with a strong record having won all their four qualifying games while Mali only managed to win two of their four qualifying games. The last time the two teams met at the U20 level, Mali beat Zambia 5 – 2 in a two legged affair which saw the teams draw 2 – 2 in Zambia with Mali winning the second leg 3 – 0. Mali qualified to theRead More
Emmanuel Mbola and Evans Kangwa where on the losing end of the stick on Saturday when their team Hapoel Ra’anana went down 2 – 0 in a league game against Bnei Sakhnin. Mbola started at left back and completed the match while Evans Kangwa was introduced in the 45th minute as Ra’anana tried to push for goals after conceding a second in the 44th minute. Both players have played 18 matches for the club this season with Mbola starting all the games while Kangwa has been named in the startingRead More