Thursday, March 12th, 2015
Zambia’s representatives in the CAF COnfederations Cup Power Dynamos have arrived in Libreville Gabon ahaed of Sundays first round first leg game against Mounana. The Kitwe based team touched down in Libreville about 1200hrs on Thursday. This was after the team left Zambia on Wednesday and made a stop over in Ethiopia. The team is accommodated at Heliconia Suites Hotel. Power beat Sudanese side Al Khartoum in the preliminary round to set up a meeting with the Gabonese side.
The Zambia U20 national team gave away a 1 – 0 lead to lose 2 – 1 to Ghana to bow out of the Africa Youth Championship being played in Senegal. Despite dominating play and creating a myriad of chances, Zambia failed to convert and were punished by the Ghanaian Sattelites who have progressed to the semi finals. Dave Daka opened the scores in the 2nd minute but Ghana replied with a curled shot tucked into the angle and beyong Mangani Banda in the Zambian goal. The referee had letRead More
There was no movement for Zambia on the latest FIFA rankings released today in Zurich. Zambia are still ranked 60th in the world and 17th in Africa. Zambia’s opponents in a friendly to be played later in March, Rwanda, are ranked just below the Chipolopolo in 18th position. Algeria still lead the pack in Africa while African Champions Ivory Coast are in second position. Africa Top 20: 1  Algeria 2  Côte d’Ivoire 3  Ghana 4  Tunisia 5  Senegal 6  Cape Verde Islands 7 Read More
Zambia U20 coach has summoned Zanaco FC striker Davy Daka from the bench to partner Patrick Ngoma as he tries to sharpen the striking force which was blunt against Mali. Daka was introduced as a second half substituted and managed a cracking shot on goal in the few minutes he was on the field of play. Meanwhile, Mali have secured a spot in the Semi-final of the tournament and booked a ticket to the U20 World Cup after they beat South Africa 2 – 1 in the early kick off.Read More
The Zambia Under 20 national team this evening take on Ghana in a penultimate group stage match at the Senegal 2015 CAF Africa Youth Championship. Zambia who are on the back-foot having lost their opening match against Mali need an outright win to brighten their chances of making the semi-finals and book a ticket to the World Cup. Ghana on the other hand we will be looking to seal their spot in the semi-finals with a win after they beat a ten man South African side in the opening match.Read More