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3 ViewsAfrican Champions Zambia has broken Uganda’s eight years of unbeaten record at their home, Nelson Mandela stadium. The Chipolopolo Boys of Zambia beat the Cranes of Uganda by 9 – 8 on penalty shot-out in a tricky qualifier played in that country on Saturday. Zambia missed its first penalty through skipper Christopher Katongo and […]

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Renard says qualification is crucial as Zambia takes on Uganda

4 ViewsAfrican champion coach Herve Renard says the most important thing in Zambia’s clash against Uganda on Saturday was qualification to the finals of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. “Winning is not important in the game tomorrow. The most important thing is to be in the draw of the Africa Cup. The most important […]

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Sudan appeal FIFA’s awarding Zambia free points

8 ViewsSudan have lodged a formal appeal to Fifa over decision taken upon them by the world soccer governing body on Monday. The body cracked its whip on Sudan and stripped them of their 2-0 over Zambia and awarded the African champions the three points and three goals after the home side fielded Saif Eldin […]

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FIFA gets 3 points from Sudan, gives Zambia

2 ViewsFifa has stripped Sudan of their 2-0 win against Zambia in a 2014 World Cup qualifier because one of their scorers was ineligible to play. The disciplinary committee of football’s world governing body ruled that Saif Ali should not have played in the 2 June game in Khartoum. Zambia protested that Ali played despite […]

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The Chipolopolo Boys will be under pressure says Ugandan coach

5 ViewsUganda flattered to deceive when they needed to score just one goal while keeping a clean sheet in the goalless draw with Kenya last year to qualify for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations but they seem to be confident, this time around, of upsetting the tables against African champions Zambia. While playing at […]

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Zambian ladies to storm Kampala

3 Views When Zambia play Uganda Cranes at Namboole on October 13, they will have a ‘special’ group of fans in the stands. Over 30 Zambian women are coming to Kampala for the 59th Uganda Ladies Amateur Open that tees off on October 12 at Kitante Golf Course. The tournament ends on October 14 but […]

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3 ViewsThe Chipolopolo Boys Saturday afternoon struggled and only managed to beat Ugandan National Team with a lonely goal in the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier played in Ndola, Zambia. Zambia scored through skipper Christopher Katongo in the first half when he unleashed a shot after a lapse by the Ugandian defence from a […]

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3 ViewsZambia’s medical authorities on Friday morning screened the Uganda National Team players for Ebola virus disease as they jetted in for the first encounter against the African champions, Zambia. The whole entourage underwent medical tests as they arrived in the Copper mine city of Ndola where the first qualifier for 2013 Africa Cup encounter […]

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Mayuka unveiled, may play in the Manchester United game

5 ViewsChipolopolo striker and African Cup of Nations Golden Boot winner Emmanuel Mayuka has finally been unveiled by Premier League side Southampton and is likely to start in the game against Manchester United this Sunday. Mayuka was unveiled Friday by Southampton who signed him from Swiss club Young Boys. The 21-year-old Zambian international striker has […]

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5 ViewsBarclays Premier League side Southampton has agreed terms for the transfer of Chipolopolo striker Emmanuel Mayuka from BSC Young Boys of Switzerland. In a statement published on the club’s official website on Tuesday, Southampton said Mayuka, 21, will move to St Mary’s for an undisclosed fee having agreed a five-year deal to keep him […]

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