Home » Archives by category » Sports
France and Barcelona legend Eric Abidal coming to Zambia

France and Barcelona legend Eric Abidal coming to Zambia

Famous former French international and Barcelona defender Eric Abidal (French pronunciation: [eʁik abidal) will arrive in Zambia this Friday to discuss the planned exhibition match between the Zambia national team and Spanish giants FC Barcelona. Abidal will be accompanied by former Real Madrid player Rayco Garcia. The duo will be in the country to negotiate […]

Sundowns dump Zesco United out of CAF Champions League

Zambia’s representatives in the last four of the 2016 CAF Champions League Zesco United missed out on reaching the final after they lost the semi-final second leg 2-0 to Mamelodi Sundowns at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Pretoria on Saturday. Zesco United went into the match as favourites after they won the first leg 2-1 […]

Continue reading …
Zanaco open up 8-point lead at the top

MTN FAZ Super League leaders Zanaco opened an eight point lead at the top of the standings after they won 1-0 at Nakambala Leopards as closest rivals Nkana lost by the same scoreline at home to Green Buffaloes on Saturday. Fashion Sakala scored the only goal of the match and his tenth league goal of […]

Continue reading …
Chamunda extols women in sports

Honorary Member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Patrick Chamunda, has described the just ended “Leadership forum for women in Sport in Africa” organised by the International Olympic Committee and the National Olympic Committee of Zambia (NOCZ) as a success. The Forum was aimed at building capacity of women in leadership and administration of Sport. […]

Continue reading …
Chipolopolo need winning mentality – Nyirenda

Newly appointed national soccer team acting head coach Wedson Nyirenda says the team needs a change of mentality if they are to get back to winning ways. The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) announced Nyirenda as Zambia National Football Team assistant coach and as tentative acting head coach on 13th September, 2016 replacing Zesco United […]

Continue reading …
Chisamba Lungu returns as Nyirenda names provisional squad for Nigeria clash

Zambia national football team acting head coach Wedson Nyirenda has announced a provisional squad of 33 players ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier with Nigeria. The invited players from the local league will go into residential camp on Sunday, September 25 in Ndola. Nyirenda’s list sees several players returning to the fold including […]

Continue reading …

Zanaco became the latest side to qualify for the 2016 Barclays Cup after they defeated Kabwe Warriors 3-0 in the second quarter final played at Nkoloma Stadium on Saturday. Saith Sakala gave the bankers the lead in the 4th minute before Isaac Chansa and substitute Kwame Attram scored a goal apiece in the 47th and […]

Continue reading …
Zesco United edge Mamelodi Sundowns

Jackson Mwanza’s second half brace gave Zesco United a 2-1 win over Mamelodi Sundowns in a highly entertaining CAF Champions League semi final first leg match played at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola this afternoon. Mwanza scored in the 54th and 66th minute to hand the home side a comfortable lead but they switched off late on and allowed Sundowns to sneak in a precious away goal through dangerman Khama Billiat. In the early stages of the match, George Lwandamina’s men took the game to the visitors, but their decision-making in the box failed to yield results. However, […]

Continue reading …
Nyirenda in K50000 pay deal

Newly appointed national soccer team assistant coach Wedson Nyirenda has agreed to take the Zambian job for a reported monthly salary of K50,000 or about USD5,000, according to ZamFoot. Nyirenda will also be handed the official national team 4×4 presently in ex coach George Lwandamina possession, a flat and receive bonuses with every national team assignment. […]

Continue reading …
Wedson Nyirenda appointed Chipolopolo assistant coach

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has appointed Wedson Nyirenda as assistant national team coach with immediate effect. The former Zanaco FC and Zesco United coach will also act as national team coach until an expatriate coach is hired by the Football Association, after which Nyirenda will revert to his appointed role of full-time assistant national […]

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 93123Next ›Last »