EAGLES MOVE TO THE SUMMIT…BABA NETS AGAIN, MWIKISA REGISTERS FIRST AS JIMMY AND NKHOWANI SCORE WONDER STRIKES
Green Eagles have moved to the summit of the MTN/FAZ Super League following a 2-1 win over relegation bound Mighty Mufulira Wanderers.
The Kawale Boys went into the match looking to leapfrog Forest Rangers into 1st place as they will only be in action this afternoon while Mufulira Wanderers were looking to start a resurgence with the hope of surviving relegation.
Mufulira Wanderers took the lead after 17 minutes through Angel Lubamba but the Kawale Boys came back a different side in the second half with Lineker Mwikisa leveling matters in the 64th minute with his first goal for Eagles upon his return for his second stint seven years later.
In-form Ronald Chibwe sealed the win six minutes to send the Kawale Boys to the summit while Mufulira Wanderers remains bottom of the log with just eleven points from 24 games.
At Edwin Imboela Stadium, Goals from Moonga Chilimba and Friday Samu gave Green Buffaloes their first win in four games and handed Nkwazi their first loss in six games.
At Nkoloma Stadium, Lusaka Dynamos continued their current fine run beating Red Arrows 2-0 thanks to goals from Baba Basile and Aubrey Funga.
Basile who has been a revelation of this season has now scored 14 goals and he is tied with Chipolopolo legend James Chamanga as the top goalscorers of the current campaign so far.
In Kabwe, Following heavy rains, The Early kick-off between KYSA and Napsa Stars was postponed to today at 10:00hrs.
The second match of the day involving Kabwe Warriors and Nakambala Leopards, however, went on as planned. Jimmy Ndhlovu and Mathews Nkhowani scored brilliant strikes to seal a 2-0 win for the Magnificent People’s team.
The action continues this afternoon with Forest Rangers hosting Lumwana Radiants while Zesco United host Power Dynamos. NAPSA Stars and KYSA face off at 10:00hrs.
FAZ/MTN SUPER LEAGUE FULL-TIME RESULTS
Compilation by Zamfoot Crew
KYSA Vs NAPSA Stars (Postponed)
Kabwe Warriors 2-0 Nakambala Leopards
(Jimmy Ndhlovu 28′ Matthews Nkhowani 42′)
Red Arrows 0-2 Lusaka Dynamos
(Baba Basile 29′ Aubrey Funga 71′)
Green Eagles 2-1 Mufulira Wanderers
(Lineker Mwikisa 64′ Ronald Chibwe 70′ | Angel Lubamba 17′)
Nkwazi 0-2 Green Buffaloes
(Friday Samu 10′ Chilimba Moonga 37′)
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