RUSSIA 2018 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS Will Chipolopolo pull through

Winstone Kalengo

Zambian soccer loving family would be more anxious to see their national team qualify to the first ever would cup appearance. But can the Chipolopolo boys make that dream a reality? Russia is already bustling with tourist prospects and preparations. Though football is full of upsets, it would be very necessary to look at the individual teams of the group A which are; Algeria, Cameroon, Nigeria and of course Zambia. FACTS Zambia is the lowest ranked team in group A at 92 and it’s the only team without a world cup appearance record. They are also the weakest opponent having a worst head to head records against the other three teams. In the campaign that begun last year Zambia and Nigeria are the only teams that have failed

Power, Zanaco and Nkana progress to the Semi Finals

Kabwe Warriros striker during Barclays cup 2016

Power Dynamos, Zanaco and Nkana have progressed to the semi finals of the Zambia Barclays Cup 2016 edition. They each qualified after beating their opponents in the events that flowed with a total of 10 clear goals.   The three closely knitted super league giants have shown the potential difference in the competition, demonstrating why they are Zambia's super league giants.   Beginning with Saturday 17th September, the early kickoff, Nkana against Kabwe Youth Academy, saw the later beaten to an astounding three to one. The first half preceded goalless though Nkana was reduced to 10 man after Walter Bwalya send off.   Daniel Chama from the young Academy broke the scoreboard few minutes into the second half. Four minutes later the lead was countered by Bornwell

Tshimenga, Sate’ to miss BARCLAY’S CUP Quarter-Finals

Soutra Tshimenga with injury will miss Barclays cup 2016 quarter finals

Soutra Tshimenga and Ronald Kampamba have been ruled out of Saturday's Barclays Cup quarter-finals match against Kabwe Youth Academy. Sate is still recovering from injury while Tshimenga is not feeling feeling well. Kalampa entertain Kabwe Youth Academy in an early kickoff game at Nkoloma Stadium on Saturday. The rest of the team is injury free and maintains focus.   Winner between the two will progress to semi-final of the competition.   Zanaco play Kabwe Warriors later at 15:15hrs and will be a game to watch. The super league leader just finished Mufulira Wanderers with a 4 to zero devastation. Sunday will be Green Buffaloes vs Power Dynamos. The army side will battle it as they are still nursing the wounds from the last week whipping at Arthur

Wedson Nyirenda Appointed As National Coach Assistant

Wedson Nyirenda coaching job at Club Ferroviario in Beira, Mozambique

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) wishes to announce the appointment of Wedson Nyirenda as assistant national team coach with immediate effect. Fazfootball issued the statement from their social link and website.   Mr Nyirenda also subsequently will be acting national team coach. The process for recruitment of an expatriate coach is still underway with finalization between FAZ and the ministry of Youth, Sport and Child Development at an advanced stage.   Once this is concluded Mr Wedson Nyirenda will revert to his appointed role of full-time assistant national team coach. Nyirenda joins the Zambia national team from Ferroviario de Beira in Mozambique.   George Lwandamina relieved Current coach George Lwandamina has been released to focus on Zesco United’s campaign in the CAF Champions League where they are