The MTN Super League will enter week 26 of action this weekend with a number of exciting match ups on the cards for fans around the country.
The Copperbelt will host two double headers with Chambishi hosting Nkwazi and Nkana entertaining Prison Leopards both at Nkana Stadium on Saturday.
On Sunday the Supersport cameras move to Levy Mwanawasa Stadium as Forest Rangers battle tough FC MUZA while Buildcon welcome Power Dynamos.
MTN Super League Week 26| Saturday, 4th March 2023| Compiled by the ZamFoot Crew
13:00 Chambishi vs Nkwazi, Nkana Stadium, Live on SS4 and GoTv Select 2
At this stage of the season the battle for survival becomes more cutthroat than the battle for the title.
In Saturday’s early kick off two of the team’s desperate to survive, Chambishi and Nkwazi go head to head.
Chambishi will look to quickly dust themselves off following the 5-1 humiliation at the hands of Red Arrows while Nkwazi need to get over a 2-0 loss at the hands of their tenants, Green Buffaloes.
A win for either side will go a long way in their quest for survival.
It will be interesting to see who wins the tactical battle between Lewingtone Mujembe and Oswald Mutapa.
15:00 Nkana vs Prison Leopards, Nkana Stadium, Live on SS4 and GoTv Select 2
In-form Nkana will be in action in the second match of the day as they welcome tricky Prison Leopards.
Nkana are unbeaten in their last five games while the Collect Boys have recorded all three results in the last three games.
Nkana will look to their new star forward David Kabala for goals as he aims to continue where he left off last weekend.
The Congolese forward has scored five goals in four games for Kalampa.
Prison Leopards will also look to Nigerian striker David Obashi who will be facing his former team.
15:00 Kansanshi Dynamos vs ZESCO United, Lumwana Ground
ZESCO United will be looking to continue their dominance over Kansanshi Dynamos when they visit North Western Province tomorrow.
George Lwandamina’s side have won three of their five previous encounters against the Mabanga Boys , only losing once.
Lazarus Kambole will be hoping to get another goal at Lumwana Ground having scored his first goal since his return at the same pitch.
Kansanshi Dynamos will be keen to return to winning ways and end a four match winless run.
15:00 Kabwe Warriors vs NAPSA Stars, Godfrey Ucar Chitalu Stadium.
NAPSA Stars had a month of love to forget after only managing to collect two points from a possible twelve points.
They start their March fixtures with a trip to Kabwe to face the Magnificent People’s team, Kabwe Warriors at the Godfrey Ucar Chitalu Stadium.
Perry Mutapa’s team will be looking to get back to winning ways but will need to dig deep against Numba Mumamba’s resurgent side.
NAPSA Stars won the reverse fixture thanks to a sublime strike by Burundian midfielder Enock Sabamukama.
15:00 Nchanga Rangers vs Red Arrows, Nchanga Stadium
Red Arrows, fresh from a huge win at home make a trip to Chingola to face Nchanga Rangers.
Nchanga have been inconsistent in the past few weeks with only a single win in their last six games.
Albert Kangwanda opened his goal account for the Airmen and will be looking to add to that tally.
Pedro Miguel, Angel Lubamba and Kunda Nkandu will be key for Brave Nchanga Rangers who need to return to winning ways as only two points separate them and the relegation zone.
15:00 Green Buffaloes vs Lumwana Radiants, Edwin Imboela Stadium
Green Buffaloes will be eying Lumwana Radiants scalp when the two meet on Saturday at Edwin Imboela Stadium.
Golden Mashata netted a brace to guide the Zambia army sponsored outfit to a 2-0 win over Nkwazi.
The Zambia U-23 National team winger will again look to be the main man for Masauso Tembo’s men.
Lumwana Radiants on the other hand need to start picking up points with relegation now looking like a very realistic destiny for them.
15:00 ZANACO vs Green Eagles, Sunset Stadium
Choma based outfit, Green Eagles were on fire last weekend as they saw off relegation bound Buildcon, 4-0 at the Independence Stadium.
The Kawale Boys now make a trip to Sunset Stadium as they date out of form Zanaco.
Zanaco are winless in their last five games and have only scored a single goal. Unfortunately for Zanaco they face a team they have not beaten since 2020.
Lewis Macha has been on song since his return to the Zambia Super League with eagles and he is expected to lead the attack for Alex Namazaba’s men.
Sunday, 5th, March, 2023
13:00 Forest Rangers vs FC MUZA, Levy Mwanawasa Stadium, Live on SS4 and GoTv Select 2
On Sunday, the action moves to the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. Forest Rangers host FC MUZA in an early kick off.
It is a battle if young Coaches as Ian Bakala faces off with Lameck Banda in a battle for supremacy.
Forest Rangers are winless in their last two matches while FC MUZA recorded a big 1-0 win over ZESCO United last weekend.
MUZA are yet to lose a game to Forest Rangers and will hope to continue that run.
A win for MUZA could see them move up to second place.
15:00 Buildcon vs Power Dynamos, Levy Mwanawasa Stadium, Live on SS4 and GoTv Select 2
The last game of the weekend will see the log leaders face bottom of the table Buildcon FC.
Buildcon are all but relegated and need a miracle to survive relegation and Power Dynamos are slowly closing in on their first league title since 2011.
Both teams need to win this game obviously for very different reasons but nonetheless less need to win the game.
Power Dynamos will look to Congolese forward Andy Boyeli for goals as he has already been involved in seven just four games into his Arthur Davies Stadium career.