MTN FAZ Super League Week 34

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  The MTN FAZ super league 2016 edition is coming to an end with week 34 games to be played. For most teams this weekend will present their last games for the season. Of those teams includes Nkana who are on the second position. They play their last game against Forest Rangers in Ndola.    A win will be comfortable for Nkana as they will move to 70 points while Zesco United will trigger behind but of concern to Nkana as who will assume the second position. If Zesco wins the remaining 4 games they will see themselves above Nkana on the log.    Zesco has the following games in hand *Wednesday, 30th November 2016* Rescheduled Week 19 15:00 Zesco United vs Napsa

Zesco Gets The Barclays Trophy

  Zesco gets the Barclays trophy for the 5th time. It was a Midlands vs Copperbelt affair in the Barclays cup 2016 final held at the prestigious Heroes stadium in Lusaka. The super league leaders faced off each other for the only competitive tournament  in the Zambian football.   Zanaco currently on the summit of the log shaded off to a showdown with the 2015 league champions Zesco United. Among Zesco's success this season was the toil into the CAF champions league that saw them off to the semi finals when they lost it to Mamelodi Sundowns.   Zanaco last met Zesco in the same competition in 2010. The final whistle put Zesco in favor over the Bankers.  Six years later Zanaco was hoping to

FAZ Reverses Nchanga Rangers Demotion

A brave Nchnaga Rangers forward trying to pass through Zanaco defense

  According to todays Times of Zambia the FAZ Appeals committee has reversed the Decision to demote Nchanga Rangers on match fixing allegations.    Nchanga Rangers escape 'noose' The football Association of Zambia (FAZ) Appeals Committee gave Nchanga Rangers a get out of Jail card when they reversed the disciplinary committee decision to demote them on match fixing allegations. the report read.   MY THOUGHTS:   I cant say much about FAZ's decision but many of Nchanga Rangers matches were too suspicious. Many will recall the 2-2 draw against Lusaka Dynamos.   The linesman was ruling offside when Conlyde Luchanga was clearly onside and Lusaka Dynamos complained bitterly. When you think back you realise now why Lusaka Dynamos complained. Something just wasn't right about that match. In earlier seasonal events like

Nkana Hopes For CAF Confederation

Nkana football club 2016

  Nkana hopes for caf confederation cup as they battle to finish the league in the second position. But Zesco United is equally eyeing the second position that makes the seasonal finale batttle more interesting and predictive.   As at week 32, Nkana have won 20 games, 12 at home and 8 away. Kalampa managed to keep clean sheets in 12 games.  Of the 12 clean sheets, 5 were recorded at home and 7 away from home.   Nkana (Kalampa) have lost 6 times, drawn 6, conceded 30 goals and netting 55 goals. 38 goals have been scored at home Nkana Stadium while 17 are away goals. Nkana's defence has allowed 16 goals at home and 14 away.   They have accumulated a total of 66 points

NKANA OVERSHADOWS ZESCO UNITED AND END THE HISTORY OF LOADSHEDDING

nkana line up that defeated Zesco United

  Nkana football record their first ever victory against Zesco United in a thrilling 3 - 2 goals. This was in the MTN FAZ super league week 32 hosted by Zesco at Levy Mwanawasa in Ndola.    Since 2004 Nkana has failed to make a breakthrough against the 5 times league champions. Instead they have suffered 15 loses and have endured 6 draws.   HISTORY BETWEEN THE TWO TEAMS ZSL 2004: Nkana 0-0 Zesco United | Zesco United 1-0 Nkana COCA COLA CUP 2005: Nkana 0-1 Zesco United COCA COLA CUP 2007: Zesco United 5-0 Nkana ZSL 2008: Zesco United 2-0 Nkana Nkana 0-2 Zesco United ZSL 2010: Zesco United 0-0 Nkana Nkana 0-0 Zesco United CHARITY SHIELD FINAL 2011: Zesco United 3-0 Nkana ZSL 2011: Zesco

FAZ Division 2 Copperbelt 2016 league Comes to an End

  Division 2 Copperbelt 2016 league comes to an end today with mouth watering survival fixtures. With the league already won by Geokas Curve, bottom teams will still battle for survival.   Beanal who have already been relegated to division three lost to Atlas Copco 3 - 1 on yesterday Saturday 5th November 2016.   Struggling pride of Miseshi Mindolo Miseshi Blue Stars also need to beat Konkola Mine Police and hope Nkwiza doesn't lose to Ndola Police this Sunday. [table id=7 /]   Fixtures For Today: Chifubu Bullets...............Vs....... Geokas Curve Leopards.........................Vs........ Luanshya Konkola Mine Police......Vs....... Miseshi Ndola Police...................Vs........ Nkwiza Blue Eagles....................Vs........ Lubambe Afri Sport.......................Vs........ Lime   Saturday Results: Beanal 1 - 3 Atlas Copco Young Power 2 - 2 Tug Argan