OPINION: Sven clutching to a straw to avoid drowning

Sven clutching to a straw to avoid drowning

The best way is for Sven to offer to train local coaches and identify those with a quicker uptake. All this is done administratively and not become a newsworthy item where Sven makes it a scapegoat for not qualifying the team to afcon. The man is clutching to a straw to avoid drowning. We had coach Hachim Jadrane or whatever his name is at Buildcon who introduced GPS and all other bells and whistles where did it take him. A coach's job is 99% practical, analytics are just a decision support tool that takes up just over a percent of his job. It's not a train smash, what FAZ need to do is address the elephant in the room and that is

ZESCO TORE SONIDEP, CAF GAMES TODAY AFFECTING ZAMBIAN CLUBS

Jesse Were

Yesterday Zesco United completed their strong stance by beating Sonidep AS 3-0 at Levy Mwanawasa stadium in ndola. Jesse Were pushed in a brace while a goal from Kambole to close in a futile day for the Niger. Zesco's victory represents a total of 5-1 win on goal aggregate. Zesco now move on to the next stage were they will meet TP Mazembe. Jesse Jackson Were pushed in a brace with an additional from Lazarous Kambole to close in a futile day for the Niger side But today's attention is focused on Nkana playing at home ground and the two away teams Green Buffaloes and Green Eagles. Nkana FC host UD Songo at 15:00 in the CAF champions league. The Kitwe giant will embrace the

WITNESS: DIVISION TWO COPPERBELT DECIDING FIXTURE ABANDONED

The week 30 deciding fixture involving Chimwemwe Chiefs of Kitwe and Chingola Leopards ended in unexpected circumstances as the game was abandoned in the 94th minute after the Chiefs scored. Like any other final fixture that holds much of expectations and significantly have an outcome on the league, the two teams battled for top spot to gain promotion to division one next year. Chingola Leopards came into the game with 60 points, two points above Chimwemwe Chiefs with 58 points. Additionally, the visiting team had to come with four buses of their supporters and cars hoping to defeat the home team and maintain top spot. As much as the game went beyond 90 minutes the referee professionally signaled and shouted the five added

BOWMAN LUSAMBO BLASTS FOOTBALL HOUSE, CALL FOR RESIGNATION OF KAMANGA

In a letter of about 650 words Honorable Minister Bowman Lusambo as a football fan blasts Football House and the Zambia FA for its recent shambolic - chaotic, disorganized and mismanaged, quality of football show. He also called for Andrew Kamanga as the leader to step down because he has failed.  Among many issues Honorable Lusambo is displeased at the lack of solid structures for age group football despite the current patron President Lungu unprecedented support. Also he listed the poor operational issues by the FA as reports of Bailiffs visiting the Football House keeps on coming. The Minister alluded to unpaid salaries for the former Chipolopolo boss Wedson Nyirenda coupled with failures to comply with FIFA audit standards. And summing it up

Maite Win From 3 Games To Usher Them Into Super League

Mufulira Wanderers first goal in the premier league in 9 years with Warren Kunda, Fumbani and Mumba Mutale

This Saturday 3rd October, Maite Mufulira Wanderers promotion back to the MTN FAZ Super League will be confirmed with just a victory over their closest rivals Chambishi.  Maite Mufulira Wanderers football club`s run for promotion has been superb this season. They've played 27 games, winning 18, drawing 8 and losing only 1 game in the process and having a goal difference of 31 tells the whole story. Maite have been determined and meant business to return to top freight football as quickly as possible. The nine times Zambian super league champions and the most cup winners in Zambia will be back to the MTN FAZ super league next season should they pick any three points from the remaining three games. Maite lead the

Nkana To Sign Kenyan International Duncan Otieno

Otieno in the Zambia super league

12 times Zambian champions and 2018 MTN FAZ super league runners up, Nkana football club are reported to be very interested to sign the Kenyan international, Duncan Otieno. The AFC Leopards central holding midfielder has been identified to be the potential player to fill the position Nkana have had a problem with this season. As the CAF champions league campaign draws near, Nkana seem to be very busy to boost their squad. Otieno, who played in the Kenya 3-0 win over Ethiopia last Sunday could well be the answer to Nkana midfield woes that have caused them fail to win the league this season. The Kenyan was in Kitwe to formalize personal terms as the transfer could potentially pull through. Mr Charles Chakatazya confirmed the