Zesco, Zanaco in easy CAF draws

      Champions Zesco United Football Club has been drawn against JKU SC of Zanzibar in the preliminary round of the 2018 CAF champions league.   And league runners-up Zanaco Football Club has been paired with the Gambia’s side Armed Forces football club.   Zesco will be away in the first leg while Zanaco will be

U-20 exist tournament with a win

    The Zambia Under 20 National Football Team have beaten Swaziland 2-Nil in the final group A game played at Nkana stadium to register their first win at the ongoing tournament.   The young Chipolopolo boys have however already been eliminated from the tournament.   A second brace by Francisco Mwepu was enough for Zambia

U20 has potential-Ex Footballer

    Ex-Footballer and Football Analyst Desmond Mungawa says the under 20 National Football Team still has potential to win other tournaments.   M’ngawa says the team now needs adequate preparations and support from all stakeholders.   He has told ZNBC News that the football Association of Zambia-FAZ should have not elevated the previous under 20

WADA NAMES CHAN PROVISIONAL SQUAD

  Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda has summoned 30 players to commence preparations for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) to be held in Morocco. Nyirenda has handed a debut call for National Assembly striker Gamphani Lungu who netted 18 goals to help his side bounce back to the Super Division. The team enters

MUTANGAMA’S BODY EXPECTED ON MONDAY

  The plane carrying the body of Kabwe based football administrator Evans Mutangama will touch down at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport tomorrow. Mutangama who is the proprietor of Kabwe Youth Soccer Academy that recently qualified to the Super Division from Zone III died in India where he was undergoing specialist treatment in

WE STILL HAVE A CHANCE-NUMBA

  Zambia coach Mumamba Numba says Zambia still has a chance to qualify to the semi finals if they beat Swaziland on Monday in their final Group A match at Nkana Stadium. And Malawi coach Gerald Phiri heaped praise on his lads for drawing 0-0 all with host and defending champions Zambia. In

U20 booted out of COSAFA

  Zambia under 20 national football team’s chances to qualify to the semi-finals of the ongoing COSAFA junior championship are in limbo after they drew nil all against neighbors Malawi. This was in the second group (A) match played at Kitwe’s Artur Davies stadium on Friday. After losing two goals to nil to

Ronaldo equals Messi’s record

    Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo beat Barcelona's Lionel Messi to win the Ballon d'Or award for the fifth time - and the second year in a row.   Victory took the 32-year-old Portugal international level with 30-year-old Argentine Messi, who won the most recent of his five awards in 2015.   Messi's ex-Barcelona team-mate