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Tuesday, June 29th, 2021


Chisi Mbewe credits CAF Confederation Cup qualification to divine intervention and players hard work

Having played in the CAF Confederations cup in 2005 and 2009 Red Arrows will make a return to the second most prestigious club competition on the continent. The Airmen qualified for the Competition after they finished third on the MTN/FAZ Super League log table with 51 points thanks to a final day goalless draw against away at Sunset Stadium against Zanaco. Arrows head coach, Chisi Mbewe was quick to heap praise on his players for their second-round performance having begun the season on a bad note. “First of all IRead More


The Chipolopolo boys have regrouped in Lusaka ahead of the 2021 Cosafa Cup that runs from July 6-18 in Port Elizabeth. Coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has handed some players from the under-17 and 20 squads that he hopes can make the cut for the tournament. Under-17 skipper Miguel Chaiwa and his teammate Joseph Sabobo Banda have been roped while Jimmy ‘Zobrigo’ Mukeya and Prince Mumba are from the under-20 pool. Cape Town City midfielder Justin Shonga and Gamphani Lungu of SuperSport United are among the foreign based players that haveRead More

Nkole and Super Diana called up for COSAFA Cup duty

Zambian top referee Audrick Nkole will be among the 12 center referees that will officiate at the upcoming 20th edition of the COSAFA Cup. Nkhole is the only Zambian center referee on the list but he will have company in form of the female trailblazer assistant referee, Diana ‘Super Diana’ Chikotesha who is among three females who will be at this year’s tournament. This will be the first time female match officials will officiate at the men’s senior regional tournament but they all have done so at the men’s juniorRead More

FAZ President urges clubs to improve their performance in CAF interclub competitions

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) president Andrew Kamanga has advised Zambia’s CAF interclub representatives to improve their performance to ensure the country maintains the four slots in the CAF competitions. Kamanga says Zambian clubs should not only target to only consistently reach the group stages but aim to win both the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup competitions. “Our advice to our representatives is that they should improve their performance to ensure that we maintain our slots in the CAF competitions. Zambia should target to not only consistently reachRead More

Lameck Banda back at Arsenal…As Zambian trio headline squad in Austria for a 20-day camp

Zambian winger Lameck Banda has returned to his parent club, Russian outfit Arsenal Tula after spending last season on loan at Israeli side Maccabi Netanya. Banda joined Tula in July 2019 after impressing the then head coach Igor Cherevchenko following a ten-day trial period during the Russian Outfit’s preseason training camp in Austria. Banda was electric during the trials and scored a brilliant goal against Redbull Salzburg in a friendly match. He however failed to cement a place in the first line up hence the decision to move to IsrealRead More