Buffaloes roam in kitwe, nkana eye top slot

For week 11 Zambia super league this Saturday Green Buffaloes roam in Kitwe facing Kalampa Nkana football club who eye for the top slot

Nkana Green Buffaloes will be seeking to go top of the MTN FAZ Super Division table when they clash on Saturday in Kitwe in one of the Week 11 Zambian football matches.

With League leaders Zesco United out of action this weekend due to continental assignment, 2nd placed Green Buffaloes and 3rd on the table Nkana will displace the Ndola  outfit should they win at Nkana Stadium in Wusakile.

A win for Buffaloes will see them go to 24 points while a  victory for Nkana will push them to 22 points but have a better goal difference than Zesco who occupy 1st position with a game in hand .

Nkana host Buffaloes hoping to end the 2 year winless streak they have endured since May 30, 2015.

Green Buffaloes fan poked by a Nkana fan
Last time Nkana fans celebrated a win over Green Buffaloes at Ichilata was in 2015 season

The Soldiers have been a thorn in Kalampa’s flesh for the past 2 years and Kalampa should brace for a tough encounter come Saturday.

Buffaloes have 21 points from 10 games played while Kalampa are on 19 points with a game in hand after playing 9 games.

Both teams go in to Saturday’s match after recording victories in their respective Week 10 matches .

The Army side edged National Assembly 1-0 while Mopani Sponsored outfit overcame inform Kabwe Warriors 2-0 at Godfrey Ucar Chitalu Stadium .

Last year, the Lusaka based side outclassed the Kitwe side in both home and away ties with a 3-2 and 3-1 score line respectively.

The two have met 17 times since 2008 with Buffaloes posting 8 wins compared to Nkana’s 7 wins with two draws between them.

From the 9 matches played at Nkana Stadium since 2008, Nkana have won 6 games while Buffaloes have posted 3 wins.

44 goals have been produced between the two sides, Nkana has scored 22 goals and so is Buffaloes on 22 goals.

Kick- off is at 15h00 and the match will be live on SuperSport TV .

Head-to-head since 2008

2017 Nkana 1-3 Green Buffaloes
2017 Green Buffaloes 3-2 Nkana

2016 Nkana 0-1 Green Buffaloes
2016 Green Buffaloes 3-1 Nkana

2015 Green Buffaloes 2 – 1 Nkana
2015 Nkana 2-0 Green Buffaloes

2014 Green Buffaloes 1 – 2 Nkana
2014 Nkana 5 -1 Green Buffaloes

2013 Nkana 1- 0 Green Buffaloes
2013 Green Buffaloes 1- 1 Nkana

2012 Nkana 1 – 0 Green Buffaloes
2012 Green Buffaloes 3 – 1 Nkana

2011 Green Buffaloes 1- 0 Nkana
2011 Nkana 2- 0 Green Buffaloes
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2010 Nkana 2- 1 Green Buffaloes

2008 Green Buffaloes 0 -0 Nkana
2008 Nkana 0- 2 Green Buffaloes

MTN-FAZ SUPER DIVISION WEEK 10 FIXTURES

Saturday – 12/05/18 Fixtures

15:00 Buildcon Vs Kitwe United  (Levy Mwanawasa Stadium)

Zesco United Vs Kabwe Warriors – Postponed

15:00 Nkana Vs Green Buffaloes (Nkana Stadium -Live on Supersport)

15:00 Zanaco Vs Napsa Stars (Sunset Stadium)

15:00 Green Eagles Vs Nkwazi (Independence Stadium)

15:00 Lumwana Radiants Vs New Monze Swallows (Lumwana Stadium)

15:00 National Assembly Vs Kabwe Youth (Woodlands Stadium)

13:00 Forest Rangers Vs Nakambala Leopards (Levy Mwanawasa Stadium)

Sunday-13/0518 Fixtures

15:00 Power Dynamos Vs Forest Rangers (Arthur Davies-Live on SuperSport)

15:00 Lusaka Dynamos Vs Red Arrows (Sunset Stadium)

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