Nkwazi have moved out of the relegation zone following their win over Nchanga Rangers while ZESCO United returned to winning ways.
The MTN Super League week 27 action continued on Sunday with two matches, one in Lusaka and another on the Copperbelt.
In Lusaka, Two teams facing relegation came head to head as Nkwazi welcomed Nchanga Rangers at Edwin Imboela Stadium.
Rangers started the match on a bright note and took the lead in the 8th minute through Ciel Ebengo.
However a second half turnaround from the Zambia Police sponsored outfit made sure they walked away with maximum points.
Justin Shonga came off the bench to level matters in the 70th minute before Christopher Zulu could put them ahead two minutes later.
The win means Nkwazi move to 31 points and leapfrog Nchanga Rangers into 14th place.
In Ndola, Moise Lola Landa scored on additional time to hand ZESCO United a hard fought win.
ZESCO United move to 37 points following the win while Kabwe Warriors remain stuck on 31 points and only goal difference is keeping them out of the relegation zone.
MTN Super League week 27 Results| Sunday, March 20th, 2023
Nkwazi FC 2-1 Nchanga Rangers
(Justin Shonga 70’ Christopher Zulu 72’ |
Ciel Ebengo 8’)
ZESCO United 1-0 Kabwe Warriors
(Moise Lola Landa 90′)
Didn’t see J Shonga in coach’s provisional local selection for Lesotho game.