Mbewe bags brace as kalampa sink lumwana

Festus Mbewe bags

“It was not an easy game playing Lumwana”, Nkana Coach Bestone Chambeshi said in his post-match interview. However striker Festus Mbewe scored first half brace while Idris Ilunga Mbombo contributed a goal in second half.

Kalampa saw off ‘Uranium Boys’ Lumwana Radiants pack off with nothing. This was an impressive 3-0 win in the Week 25 match of the MTN-FAZ Super Division played on Saturday in Wusakile .

Kalampa completed a double over Zeddy Saileti’s men. Lumwana was already beaten down 3-1 in the first leg played in Lumwana earlier this season .

Mbewe put Nkana in front on 10th minute when he rose highest to header the cross provided by veteran defender Joseph Musonda.

Mbewe was again on target on 17th minute when he headed in a Gift Zulu cross making it 2-0 for the home side.

Kalampa went into half-time leading by 2-0.

And in the second stanza , Substitute Mbombo converted a penalty. In the 75th minute creative midfielder Jacob Ngulube was fouled in the 18-yard area and the ref pointed straight to the spot.

Mbombo extended his goal tally to 14 in the league this season in 25 appearances.

Nkana still remain 7th on the table with 42 points after 24 matches played while Lumwana drop to 15th place on 27 points after playing 25 matches.

“It was not an easy game playing Lumwana”, Nkana Coach Bestone Chambeshi said in his post-match interview.

Nkana’s next match is against Zanaco away in Lusaka.

 

Week 25 Full-Time Results

Friday , July 20

Buildcon 0-2 NAPSA Stars

Forest 1-0 New Monze Swallows

Saturday, July 21

Lusaka Dynamos 0-0 Kabwe Warriors.

National Assembly 3-1 Zanaco.

Nchanga Rangers 1-2 Kabwe Youth Academy.

Nkwazi 1-0 Kitwe United.

Green Eagles 1-1 Green Buffaloes.

Red Arrows 0-1 Nakambala Leopards.

Nkana 3-0 Lumwana.

Sunday, July 22

Power Dynamos vs Zesco United.

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