Chitiya mususu to be rested for weeks after hamstring injury

Chitiya Mususu nursing injury

According to sources at Napsa Stars Facebook post 'Injury update' Chitiya Mususu is likely to rest for two weeks to nurse an injury. Striker Chitiya Mususu is currently nursing an injury (hamstring strain) picked up during the 2017 Barclays Cup final match played against Zanaco FC last Saturday. Just early on during the final Chitiya was brought down. Running into the seventh minute he was out replaced with Mangani. The team medical duo of Musonda Kateule(doctor) and Nimrod Musungwa (physiotherapist) says Chitiya is likely to be out for two weeks.   Midfielder Chitoshi Mukuma also picked up what the doctor termed as a Quadricep Muscle Contusion, but is likely to be available for this weekend's match. And Collins Sikombe is also still nursing his

Kambole scores brace to push zesco second – dispatch city further into relegation

Zesco united vs city

Ndola giants Zesco United thrashed bottom placed City of Lusaka 4-1 at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in the rescheduled Week 26 match of the FAZ Super League on Sunday. Kambole scored a brace to push United into second position dispatching City further into relegation. Zesco's pressure paid off in 47th minute when Striker Jesse Were scored from a Simon Silwimba assist to give his side 1-0 lead. Minutes later, Lazarous Kambole increased the lead to 2-0 this time assisted by Striker Jesse Were. City of Lusaka pulled one back in 70th minute to make it 2-1. Three minutes later , Kambole scored his goal second of the match putting United in a comfortable 3-1 advantage. Substitute Chibesa Chanda wrapped up the match by scoring his first

Zambia: sensational zanaco finally clinch the barclays cup

Zanaco win barclays cup 2017

Sensational Zanaco finally clinch the Barclays cup 2017 after beating Napsa Stars football club 2-1 to lift this year's cup for the first time at Heroes National Stadium on Saturday. The match started on the high tempo with both sides missing clear cut chances in the first half. The two sides went into half-time scoreless. But it was Youremember Banda who opened the scoring when he headed in a Chitoshi Mukuma cross on 46th minute to give his side lead. Zanaco restored parity in 83rd minute when Striker Felix Nyaende scored from penalty after defender Derrick Mwanza fouled Charles Zulu inside the 18 yard area to take the match into extra time. Midfielder Isaac Chansa doubled the advantage in extra time after benefiting from a

Will Zanaco finally lift the barclays cup

Barclays cup 2017

Sensational Zanaco finally stand near to lift the barclays cup 2017. Napsa Stars have done it once in 2012 since the cup's introduction in 2007. Zanaco are yet to win the Barclays Cup but have played two finals against record holders Zesco United and lost both in 2010 and 2016 via 2-0 and 1-0 score line respectively. Is this the time for Zanaco to win Barclays? Napsa Stars and Zanaco football clubs square off in this year's Barclays Cup final slated for Heroes National Stadium in Lusaka on Saturday with a kick-off marked at 15h00. Both teams head into Saturday's final with bubbling confidence after recording wins in their respective league matches on Tuesday and Wednesday. But it's Numamba's side that all odds stand

Women football – Zambia U-17 battles out Botswana

Zambia U-17 women's Shepolopolo football team

Coach Kangwa Kaluba assembled the Zambia U-17 women's football national team and are ready today to face off the Tswanas in Gaborone. Zambia match forth against Botswana in the second leg of the Uruguay 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier. The first leg saw a thrilling victory for the young Shepolopolo at Nkoloma stadium when Botswana was brought down 5-2. Two weeks later they travel to Gaborone with advantage and raise the hopes for the qualification. Last Zambia qualified was in Costa Rica in 2014 where Japan emerged the champions. The 2018 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup will be the 6th edition of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup. The competition is held every two years beginning 2008.  Full Zambia National Women's U-17 Team GOALKEEPERS Jennipher Lubebe (Ever Green), Anna Mukumbuta

2017 Kitwe Derby – Nkana set to endure the old rivalry

Kitwe Derby

Power Dynamos on Saturday clashes against bruised town mates Nkana in the big Kitwe derby at Arthur Davies Stadium as the FAZ Super League enters Week 31. Kitwe derby always produces sparks when two giants meet and brings Kitwe town into standstill. Heated debates from supporters have flooded social media on who is going to carry the bragging rights come Saturday.   It is a massive game for the two giants who are eyeing the top finish but history favours Power Dynamos who have outclassed Nkana in most derbies recently.   Power are coming from a 1-1 draw with Nchanga Rangers while Nkana lost 1-0 at home to Lusaka Dynamos in the last fixture. Earlier this year, Dynamos through Martin Phiri's brace silenced Nkana 2-1 at