Wedson Nyirenda: I’ll Walk Away If Anyone Tries To Impose a Player On Me

Wedson Nyirenda: I’ll Walk Away If Anyone Tries To Impose a Player On Me

WEDSON Nyirenda says he will not allow an “invisible hand” to select players for him during his tenure as Chipolopolo coach. And Nyirenda has revealed that discussions with FAZ over his employment have been concluded and he is awaiting a decision from the authorities. Meanwhile, Nyirenda says Zambia can still qualify to the 2018 World […]

Musonda: Nkana Can Win League This Year

Musonda: Nkana Can Win League This Year

VETERAN defender Joseph Musonda says Nkana can win the 2017 MTN/FAZ Super League if the current crop of players remain intact. Nkana finished third on the table in the just ended season after leading in most parts of the first round before a series of poor results set in and allowed eventual champions Zanaco to […]

Wedson Nyirenda Confirmed As Chipolopolo Coach

Wedson Nyirenda Confirmed As Chipolopolo Coach

Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda has revealed that the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has confirmed his appointment as Zambia national team head coach. Speaking on ZNBC’s Sunday interview, Nyirenda stated that all what is remaining are formalities with the Ministry of Sports who bankroll the senior national team. “The issue of an expatriate coach has […]

Kalaba Aims Europe Move

Kalaba Aims Europe Move

National team skipper Rainford Kalaba has revealed his desire to move back to Europe. And he added that he will be more marketable if he will be crowned African best player of the year for stars plying their trade on African continent. “My aim is to go back to Europe. I have been there and […]

Kalaba Confident Of Winning CAF Award

Kalaba Confident Of Winning CAF Award

RAINFORD Kalaba says he wants to win the CAF African-based player award and return to play professional football in Europe. The influential Chipolopolo captain is on the final CAF shortlist, which also includes Uganda’s shot stopper Dennis Onyango and Zimbabwe’s Kharma Billiat, both of South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns. The TP Mazembe star-man put in […]

Chambeshi Promises To Boost U-20 Winning Team

Chambeshi Promises To Boost U-20 Winning Team

UNDER 20 coach Beston Chambeshi says he will strengthen the team that just won the COSAFA tournament to start preparations for next year’s U-20 AfCON. In an interview, Chambeshi said although the COSAFA winning team had a lot of talent and strengths, it needed to be strengthened further in some areas. He said he would […]

NKana Striker Impresses Coach Nyirenda

NKana Striker Impresses Coach Nyirenda

INTERIM Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda would love Nkana striker Walter Bwalya to feature for the national team once his nationality is ascertained. Nyirenda said in an interview in Lusaka yesterday that Bwalya is a type of player he would want in his team because of his knack for goals. Bwalya was Super Division top-scorer last […]

Daka Goes To Europe

Chipolopolo teenage striker Patson Daka may have just got himself a Christmas present with a big money move to Austria starring for Division One outfit FC Liefering. The Kafue Celtic product on loan to Power Dynamos was named the Young Player of the Year in the Zambian Super League for the second time. He was […]

Kalaba Makes Top 3 For CAF Player Of the Year Based In Africa

Kalaba Makes Top 3 For CAF Player Of the Year Based In Africa

Chipolopolo captain Rainford Kalaba has made the cut for the final three in the race to be crowned Africa’s finest talent based in Africa. CAF released the final list on thursday. The TP Mazembe man had a fantastic season with hia club propelling them to Confederations cup glory in the process winning the Golden boot […]

Iam Much Better, Injured Mbesuma

Iam Much Better, Injured Mbesuma

SENIOR Chipolopolo striker Collins Mbesuma has urged Zambians to support the Under-20 national team as they are the future of the country’s football. And Mbesuma says he is feeling “much better now” but will be out of action for four weeks at his Highlands Park FC club nursing a knee injury. The junior Chipolopolo won […]