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More competition for Mweene at Sundowns

Kennedy Mweene is staying on at Mamelodi Sundowns but has received more competition for the number one shirt with the 10-time South African champions. The Zambian number one has been with the CAF Champions League titleholders since June,2013 when he initially joined them on a three-year deal after six seasons at Free State Stars. But

Zesco United are number 2

Zesco United have moved into 2nd place on the 2017 FAZ Super Division table after Wednesday’s 1-0 away win over 8th placed Lumwana Radiants. Maybin Kalengo scored the game’s lone goal in the 88th minutes to ensure Zesco collected their fourth straight win since losing 1-0 at home to Forest Rangers on July 9 in

Fans salute Zambia U17 Cosafa triumph

Soccer fans in Kitwe have saluted the Zambia Under-17 squad for winning the 2017 COSAFA Youth Cup in Mauritius. The Junior Chipolopolo Boys thumped Mauritius 3-0 in Sunday’s final in Port Louis to claim their maiden COSAFA Cup title. “We are proud of the young boys. They have made the nation proud,” Chanda Mutale told

Wedson names Zambia for Ethiopia friendly

Wedson Nyirenda has dropped Lusaka Dynamos midfielder and captain Clatous Chama plus two other high profile players for this weekends friendly against Ethiopia. Zambia will host Ethiopia this Saturday in friendly at Woodlands Stadium in Lusaka. The match will be Zambia’s buildup ahead of their August 12 away date against South Africa in a 2018

Zesco down Blades to jump four places

Zesco United jumped four places up the log after beating Konkola Blades 1-0 away at Nchanga Stadium in Chingola on Sunday. The 2016 runners-up jumped from 8th to 4th on 32 points, five behind leaders Napsa Stars who failed to stretch their four point lead at the top of the table in the late kickoff

Zambia lift 2017 COSAFA U17 Cup

Zambia are the 2017 COSAFA U17 Cup champions. Mumamba Numba’s side beat hosts Mauritius 3-0 on Sunday in Port Louis to collect their debut COSAFA U17 Cup crown. Captain Prince Mumba put Zambia ahead in the 72nd minute with a long range shot before striker Christopher Phiri added the second in the 79th minute. Phiri