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Heavy rains in Lusaka disturb U-20 training programme

The Zambia Under-20 national football team failed to train this morning because of heavy rains. Sunset stadium, the venue that the team has been using was water logged forcing the technical bench to cancel the program. Coach, Beston Chambeshi has described the situation as a minor setback to his training program. Chambeshi also says the […]

The wako-ni-wako syndrome, the case of Kalusha

By Isaac Mwanza   Football is my second Passion in comparison to other things I love most but I had deliberately tried to avoid giving my personal opinion about the decision of Kalusha Bwalya voting for some non – Zambian against a Zambian Reinford Kalaba because I was trying to reflect on what kind of people we […]

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Kalusha’s decision not to vote for Rainford Kalaba

By Mabvuto Phiri When Andrew Kamanga wanted to be professional by not granting Kalusha Bwalya that much sought after endorsement letter to contest as a FIFA Committee Member it was called ‘unpatriotic’ but when Great  Kalu voted against Rainford Kalaba at the CAF awards is called ‘professionalism’ what Kind of foolishness is this?   Undoubtedly, […]

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Confirmed: John Obi Mikel moves to China

Chelsea have confirmed that Nigeria international John Obi Mikel has signed for Chinese Super League side Tianjin TEDA, according to goal.com. The 29-year-old midfielder is expected to earn £140,000 per week in the CSL and follows former Blues team-mate Oscar in moving to China this month, with Carlos Tevez and Axel Witsel other high-profile imports […]

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Zambia’s only nominee at the Africa Football Awards Rainford Kalaba has come out third.   And Algeria’s Riyad Mahrez has been awarded as 2016 Africa best player.   The awards took place at a colourful gala Thursday night.   Kalaba was in contest for the best player of 2016 based in Africa Award.   Below […]

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Soccer heroes forgotten

  Footballers and allied workers Union(FAWUZ) is concerned about lack of recognition and assistance to football players of yester years. There are several former Zambian international players who put the country on the football map who are sickly, living in destitute and deplorable conditions but who have been forgotten and need some help in one […]

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Katongo says poor planning has made Zambia to miss AFCON tournament

Zambia will not be at the Africa Cup of Nations final to be held in Gabon this month.   The Chipolopolo Boys as they are commonly known failed to qualify to the continental biggest football tournament.   And former Zambia national team captain Christopher Katongo has strongly condemned Zambia for what he says as inability to plan for the future – in stark contrast to his own forethought.   After being crowned […]

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2016 MTN, FAZ Super League awards

Zanaco Football Club defender Ziyo Tembo has been named the 2016 MTN FAZ Super League Player of the Year at the awards ceremony held at the Hotel Inter-Continental on Tuesday evening. While commanding his teammates from defence, the Zanaco captain contributed four out of the seventy-one league goals his club scored in the 2016 season. […]

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Nakambala relegated as Zesco Utd move up to second

Nakambala Leopards were relegated from the MTN FAZ Super League after they were defeated 4-0 at home to Zesco United on Wednesday.   After losing the reverse fixture 1-0 on Sunday, Nakambala needed to win by six unanswered goals to keep their chances of survival alive but they capitulated at the last hurdle and will play […]

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Five different players scored for Zambia as they thrashed Zimbabwe 5-1 in their 2016 Cosafa U20 Championships Group B opening match played at the Moruleng Stadium on Wednesday.   Patson Daka and Edward Chilufya netted in the first half while Chrispine Sakulanda, Fashion Sakala and Moses Nyondo found the back of the net in the […]

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