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Zesco to face Sundowns in Champions League semis

Zesco United will play Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa in the Caf Champions League semi-finals after finishing second in Group A following a 1-1 with Wydad Casablanca on Wednesday. Kenyan defender had opened the scoring in the 16th minute when headed home from a corner by John Ching’andu but Nigerian forward Chissom Chikatara equalized in […]

Power Dynamos got back to winning ways with a comfortable 4-1 victory over Lusaka Dynamos at Arthur Davies Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The victory came on the back of a humiliating 4-0 defeat to Zesco United on Thursday. Daka opened the scoring in the 19th minute with a powerful header at the near post from […]

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Brazil beat Germany 5-4 on penalties to clinch the Gold medal at the final of the 2016 Rio Olympics men’s football tournament, after the game finished 1-1 in extra time. Brazil Captain Neymar opened the scoring in the first half with brilliant a free-kick, but Germany replied through Max Meyer’s penalty right before the hour […]

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Zanaco restore eight-point lead

Super League leaders Zanaco restored their eight point lead from second placed Nkana after they defeated Green Buffaloes 1-0 at Sunset Stadium on Saturday. Nkana had reduced the gap at the top to five points with a 1-0 victory over Nchanga Rangers on Friday. In-form midfielder Richard Kasonde scored the only goal of the match […]

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Felix Nyaende scored two penalties in four second half minutes to end a five match winless run for Forest Rangers who come from a goal down to defeat Red Arrows 2-1 at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium on Saturday. Festus Mbewe had given the visitors the lead with his second goal of the campaign on 37 minutes […]

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Zesco through to Champions League semis

Zesco United have reached the semi-finals of the Caf Champions League, this with a match to spare in Group A, after Wydad Casablanca of Morocco defeated Asec Mimosas of Ivory Coast 2-1 on match day five on Sunday. After drawing 2-2 with Al Ahly on Friday, Zesco needed the Moroccans to avoid defeat against the […]

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Zesco held by Al Ahly

Zesco United missed an opportunity to reach the semi-finals of the 2016 Caf Champions League after they gave up the lead twice to draw 2-2 away to Al Ahly in Group A of the competition on Friday evening. Zambia’s flag-bearers in the competition will now await the result of the match between Wydad Casablanca and […]

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Esther Phiri: Zambia’s Million Dollar Baby – on Al Jazeera

Zambia’s Boxing Star, an upcoming Al Jazeera documentary also known as Between Rings, tells the story of Esther Phiri, dubbed the 400 Million Kwacha Baby by ESPN. The Zambian welterweight’s rise from vegetable-seller to seven-time world champion is true Hollywood material, the inspiring story of a woman who literally fought for a dream at odds […]

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The Lusaka High Court has sentenced former Zambia national soccer team forward Duddley Fichite to 25 years imprisonment for defiling a minor. Fichite, a staff sergeant of Arakan Barracks, was convicted by Lusaka magistrate Betty Malupenga of defiling his 10-year-old niece whom he infected with HIV and syphilis in December 2014. Magistrate Malupenga had found […]

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Zambia’s Olympic team is ready to don the national colours and fly Zambia’s flag high at this year’s Olympics in Rio with the arrival of the team uniforms. The uniforms, sponsored by the world’s single largest producing emerald mine – Kagem Mining – include t-shirts, running vests, tracksuits, blazers, shorts, caps, bags, wallets and towels, […]

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