As Chiyangi names final 20 for the battle of Manzini The road to Cameroon will come to its laborious end and Zambia will take on eSwatini in the final stretch of the CHAN qualifiers slated for Cameroon in 2020. Aggrey Chiyangi has named his final twenty man squad for a clash against eSwatini in the final round of qualifiers which will be played over two legs. In the first leg, Zambia will make a trip to eSwatini on Sunday, September 22 before the boys welcome eSwatini on October 19 in Ndola. Zambia missed out from the previous edition of the CHAN championship and the boys will be looking for a bounce back. Chiyangi has named a solid side with the likes
Zambia suffered another loss in the CAF 2019 Qualifiers campaign, this time away to Guinea Bissau. Angrily driving into that territory where Chipolopolo is known to put it`s fans in unnecessary mathematical calculations. Chipolopolo took the lead as early as 11th minute through Justine Shonga`s free kick only to come and lose with the first fifteen minutes from half time through Stoppila Sunzu`s own goal and Toni Brito Silva in the 52nd and 60th minute respectively. Sven Vandenbroeck`s men were never in the game and the loss followed the same starting line up that won the revered fixture in Lusaka on Wednesday. Chipolopolo Team Selection: Sven decided to start the same winning team he started in Lusaka, but the display was way too different.
The 7 (Sven) Vandernbroek reloaded bullets touched down in Windhoek looking ready for a ground assault on Namibia. It will be the Chipolopolos first continental assignment after a failed World Cup bid in which they fired nothing but rubber bullets. The Zambia National Soccer team nonetheless look sharp and trigger happy with the Belgian in charge after he replaced Wedson Nyirenda. Vandernbroek fired his warning shots of character and will-power to succeed when he recalled the embattled trio of Rainford Kalaba, Kabaso Chongo and Nathan Sinkala all of T.P Mazembe in Congo. Other once forsaken boys the Belgian has called are the inimitable Lubambo Musonda and quick lightning Bruce Musakanya of Red Arrows. Namibia has however looked unperturbed by the strong side Zambia has
Zambia national men's football team head coach Sven Vandenbroeck has made his first call out of players. According to FAZ Social media post Sven has summoned 23 players for three days of local camp training. With the exception of Zesco United players the super league call out involves players from Buildcon Lusaka Dynamos, Kabwe Warriors and many others. Player names include Jacob Ngulube, Jack Chirwa, Mike Katiba and Fellon Sitonya. This call out is not the final list said Sven because so far he has watched 13 super league teams and he intends to watch them all. “It is not a definitive list, because I will have more than one camp. I will try to make a pool of 30 to 35 players. From there we
With a further match to spare the young chipolopolo have already advanced to the semi finals and have shown a stability for the FIFA World Cup Youth Championship. Zambia recorded a historic win at National Heroes stadium in Lusaka after thrashing Mali in the second round of the Group B Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations 2017. https://twitter.com/MbalulaFikile/status/836999547998126086 Within five minutes from kick off Mali quickly set pace as Abdoul Dante made it behind the net. However, three minutes later Fashion Sakala changed the face of the game with an equaliser in the 8th minute. A session of good play and ball passes by the Malian insisted a stable tie. But after hinting on a dry spell Emmanuel Banda changed the block and scored in
Zambian soccer loving family would be more anxious to see their national team qualify to the first ever would cup appearance. But can the Chipolopolo boys make that dream a reality? Russia is already bustling with tourist prospects and preparations. Though football is full of upsets, it would be very necessary to look at the individual teams of the group A which are; Algeria, Cameroon, Nigeria and of course Zambia. FACTS Zambia is the lowest ranked team in group A at 92 and it’s the only team without a world cup appearance record. They are also the weakest opponent having a worst head to head records against the other three teams. In the campaign that begun last year Zambia and Nigeria are the only teams that have failed