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By Sylvia Bwalya Zambian soccer icon Ranford Kalaba could be ready to join the team in training by the 1st January 2013 Zambia National team Doctor Joseph Kabungo has told the MTN sports online. Kalaba who sustained an injury during the 10th October 2012 encounter at his club TP Mazembe in Congo DR has been […]

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FOOTBALL Association of Zambia [FAZ] president Kalusha Bwalya has described the reversal of Zambian Soccer Icon Stophilla Sunzu as crazy. Bwalya who was speaking to super sport said it was unimaginable that someone would be called out to collect an award then immediately sent back in the name of it being a mistake. He said […]

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With our Sports Analyst, Emmanuel Tholosi in Italy Manchester United have been drawn against Spanish champions Real Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League. The match will see former Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo return to Old Trafford for the first time since his £80 m move to Real in June 2009. The […]

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Zambian soccer icon and skipper Christopher Katongo says, he will retire from international football after the Brazil 2014 world cup. Speaking shortly after being crowned 2012 BBC footballer of the year, Katongo said that his dream now is to lead the national soccer team to its debut World Cup in Brazil. Katongo said after playing […]

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GrapeMax congrates Chipolopolo Captain for winning BBC African Player of the Year

By Tom Maxwell (tommaxwellgrapes@gmail.com) On Monday evening it had been announced that the Chipolopolo Captain won the BBC African Footballer of the Year. This coveted tittle is important as it brings hope to the many aspiring footballers in the country. The captain has captured many hearts with his brilliant effort on the field as well […]

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Christopher Katongo has won the 2012 BBC African Footballer of the Year award. The 30-year-old Zambia captain beat off competition from Demba Ba, Didier Drogba, Younes Belhanda and Yaya Toure to become the first winner from southern Africa in the history of the award. Katongo told BBC Sport: “This is a fantastic moment for me. […]

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FIFA, the World’s football governing body has refused to get involved in the ongoing debate about who has scored more goals between late Zambia’s Godfrey Chitalu and Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. Messi scored his 86th goal in 2012 last Sunday and it was widely reported that he had surpassed a mark set by Germany’s Gerd Mueller […]

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By Sylvia bwalya The Great East Road is experienced increased traffic congestion between the University of Zambia [UNZA] and Katima Mulilo in the Arcades Mall area due to the on-going Zone Six games. Congestion is worse when the athletes are bused from the Game’s village at UNZA to the Olympic Development Centre [OYDC] on the […]

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By Sylvia Bwalya The South African swimming team has dominated others including the host Zambia at the ongoing SCSA Zone 6 games in Lusaka. On Saturday the 8th of December 2012 they collected all the gold medals and almost all the silver medals while they did not collect any bronze. The team which looked to […]

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The Zambia under 20 Judo team is bubbling with confidence and has promised to win the SCASA Zone Six championships slated for Lusaka, December 7. Coach Webster Mulelekwa told the Zambian Eye that his team will be in the tournament for the first time but was sure to emerge victorious. He said the only teams […]

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