Kitwe United won promotion to the FAZ Super League following a 2-0 victory over Zesco Luapula in Mansa on Sunday. Second placed Kansanshi Dynamos beat Ndola United 2-0 in Solwezi. Holy Songwe opened the scoring for the visitors on 44th minute through a header before Emmanuel Chisala increased the tally to 2-0 with his 89th minute goal. Sunday's win has pushed United to 62 points two better than second placed Kansanshi Dynamos. Kitwe United has been absent in the Zambia super league having played last in 2006. There promotion ensures Kitwe City has now three teams in the super league. Like Ndola City with Zesco, Buildcon and Forest Rangers Kitwe will have Power Dynamos, Nkana and Kitwe United.
Nkana finished third in the just ended 2017 MTN-FAZ Super Division season with a 4-0 thumping over already relegated Konkola Blades at Nkana Stadium on Saturday. At Levy Mwanawasa Stadium, Zesco United were confirmed champions after beating Mufulira Wanderers 4-2 at the same time relegating Wanderers to division one. Striker Jesse Were scored a brace while Ching'andu and Kambole netted a goal apiece. Winger Guilly Manziba scored the two goals for Wanderers. Striker Walter Bwalya put Nkana in front on 16th minute before attacking midfielder Harrison Chisala doubled the advantage on 34th minute. Nkana went into half time leading by 2-0. After the break, striker Ronald Kampamba made it 3-0 after benefitting from a Dieugo Apanane cross. Walter Bwalya scored his second goal of the day