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FAZ boss sued

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FAZ boss sued

1,745 ViewsAspiring Football Association of Zambia Presidential candidate Keith Mwewa has sued FAZ General Secretary Adrian Kashala in the Lusaka High Court for conducting alleged illegal elections or selections. Mwewa is seeking an order of injunction to restrain Kashala from conducting provincial workshops or selection of provincial representatives. He states that he is concerned that […]

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FAZ parts ways with communications manager

2,236 ViewsThe Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has fired the first woman to work as Communications Manager at Football House. FAZ General Secretary Adrian Kashala says in a statement that FAZ has parted ways with Mwazipeza Chanda (pictured) “by mutual consent”. Kashala has since thanked Chanda for the services she rendered to Zambian FA. Kashala […]

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Messi wins record sixth Ballon d’Or

4,029 ViewsBarcelona superstar Lionel Messi claimed a record sixth Ballon d’Or in Paris on Monday night ahead of Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk and Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo. The Argentine moved one clear of Ronaldo after the pair had been locked on five awards each as he reclaimed the title he last won in 2015, with the Portuguese claiming the two subsequent […]

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Red-hot Daka wins Red Bull Salzburg award

4,134 ViewsPatson Daka has been announced as the winner of Red Bull Salzburg’s Player of the Month award for November. The 21-year-old delivered sparkling showings last month for his Austrian club, scoring four goals, including his strike in their Champions League win against Genk on Wednesday, becoming the first Zambia player to achieve the feat in the elite European […]

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OYDC set to host World AIDS Day sports tournament

2,784 ViewsSports Development Centre will on Monday, 2nd December, 2019 commemorate this year’s World AIDS Day whose theme is “Communities make the difference”. The World AIDS Day is celebrated annually on December 1.  Four football and eight hockey teams will be competing as part of the commemoration from 09:00 to 12:00 hours and top winners […]

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Kalu hails Daka, Mwepu

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Kalu hails Daka, Mwepu

5,510 ViewsFootball legend Kalusha Bwalya has hailed the Red Bull Salzburg duo of Patson Daka and Enock Mwepu for their UEFA Champions League exploits. On Wednesday night, Daka made history by becoming the first Zambian to score a goal in the modern Champions League era as Salzburg defeated Genk 4-1. Mwepu made two assists for […]

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Patson Daka makes UEFA Champions League history

6,832 ViewsPatson Daka has written his name in the history books, becoming the first Zambian to score in the UEFA Champions League with his first half strike in Red Bull Salzburg’s 4-1 win against KRC Genk. The 21-year-old forward had gone four games in the competition without a goal, but against the Smurfs, he broke the jinx to […]

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Copper Queens make CAF Team of the Year shortlist…as Daka, Mwepu get nomination

2,630 ViewsThe Zambia Women National Team’s dream run has borne some fruit with the team among the nominees for Team of the Year accolade for the 2019 CAF awards. Zambia has been nominated alongside Cameroon, Kenya, South Africa, Ivory Coast and Nigeria. The Copper Queens are among the top two teams competing for a Tokyo […]

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Engage expatriate coach, local coaches not up to standard – RB

1,884 ViewsFormer President Rupiah Banda has called for the reorganization of the Zambia senior men’s national football team, saying the recent losing streak by the Chipolopolo is frustrating to soccer fans. Banda says continuous losses by the senior national soccer team was an indication that Zambia needed to engage an expatriate coach. Banda, who is […]

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CAF moves CHAN to April 2020

1,757 ViewsThe Confederation of African Football (CAF) has approved the revised calendar for the Cameroon 2021 African Nations Championship pushing it to April next year. Zambia will join 16 top African countries at the Cameroon 2020 CHAN after having qualified to the tournament through a gruelling qualification process. CAF had scheduled the CHAN to be […]

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