Nakambala Leopards vs Zesco United

Idriss Mbombo during Barclays 2016

Details

DateTimeLeagueSeasonMatch DayFull Time
December 7, 2016PostponedZambia Super League20161790'

Results

ClubPenalties1st Half2nd HalfGoalsOutcome
Nakambala Leopards0Loss
Zesco United0214Win

Nakambala Leopards

Zesco United

15David Owino Odhiambo Defender
20Idriss Mbombo Forward
30Kasashi Lupiya Midfielder
17Clatous Chama Chota Midfielder
1Jacob Banda Goalkeeper
3Ayo Oluwafemi Defender
10Lazarous Kambole Forward
13Misheck Chaila Midfielder
21Dauti Musekwa Defender
26Anthony Akumu Gay Midfielder
 

Timeline

Past Meetings

Recap

Nakambala Leopards will be out with strong teeth and deadly claws when Zesco United venture into their territory in a rescheduled Week 17 match this afternoon.

 

Zesco United won 1-0 in the reverse fixture played on Sunday thanks to a first half goal by Ayo Oluwafemi.

 

Nakambala put up a spirited performance on Sunday and a repeat of the character they showed away from home might just yield a desired result.

They need to get themselves out of the relegation zone and to do that they need to defeat Zesco United by at least six unanswered goals and hope that Green Eagles and Lumwana Radiants lose to Lusaka Dynamos and Zesco United respectively on Saturday.

Any result short of a victory will confirm Nakambala Leopards’ demotion from the MTN FAZ Super League.

 

Zesco United need at least a point from the match to move above rivals Nkana on goal difference and have to defeat Lumwana Radiants on Saturday to finish second.

 

This afternoon’s match is no ordinary one as it will set the mood for Saturday’s matches.

 

Nkana, who themselves are looking for a second place finish, as well as relegation threatened Green Eagles and Lumwana Radiants will be monitoring events with keen interest.

Source #Fazfootball

Ground

Nakambala Stadium, Mazabuka.
T1, Mazabuka, Zambia

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