Official: Numba Mumamba is new Zesco United coach
Zambia Super League side Zesco United has confirmed the appointment of former Sensational Zanaco coach Numba Mumamba as the new gaffer of the Ndola based outfit as earlier reported by the ZamFoot Crew.
Numba was unveiled this morning at Trade Fair Ground. Numba who is fondly referred to as Magic has penned a three-year deal with Team Ya Ziko.
Numba takes over from George Lwandamina who left the club earlier this week and will be assisted by Noel Mwandila as the first assistant and Emmanuel Siwale as the second assistant.
BELOW IS THE FULL STATEMENT FROM ZESCO
Numba Mumamba will take over as head coach of ZESCO United from the 2020/2021 FAZ/MTN Super League season signing a three-year contract.
Mumamba, 42, has managed at the highest level of the Zambian game in the last six years winning the FAZ/MTN Super League title in 2016, the Absa Cup championship in 2017, and reaching the group stage of both the CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup respectively.
Announcing the appointment, ZESCO United Chief Executive Officer(CEO), Richard Mulenga said:
“Mumamba is one of the finest young coaches to have emerged from the Zambian game in recent years. He has managed at the top level of Zambian football and he knows the domestic game very well.
I would like to take this opportunity to welcome him to ZESCO United. His track record of success is ideal to take this club forward.”
Meanwhile, former Young Africans and Buildcon Football Club assistant coach, Noel Mwandila has been appointed ZESCO United 1st assistant coach.
“We are delighted to announce the appointment of Noel Mwandila as 1st assistant coach to Mumamba. I wish to further announce that Emmanuel Siwale remains 2nd assistant to our new coach,” Mulenga concluded.
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