Tuesday 30th May 2017

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FIFA Under-20: It’s Zambia Vs Germany
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Zambia will face Germany in the second round of the 2017 FIFA World Cup. According to final match pairings released after all group matches were played in South Korea Sunday night, the Junior Chipo...
Zambia U-20’s Off To South Korea
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The Zambia U-20 national team heads to South Korea for the FIFA World Cup that kicks off this Saturday. Zambia was camped in Spain where they played three friendly matches winning two and drawing o...
Patson Daka Joins The U-20 Squad
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Open Zambia has learned that Austria-based Patson Daka has joined the U-20 team in Spain. This selection completes the list of players coach Beston Chambeshi has summoned for FIFA World Cup Korea Repu...
Zambia’s FIFA Ranking Falling Dramatically
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Zambia has slumped seven places on the FIFA/COCA COLA World Rankings to occupy 97th place on the global stage and 26th in Africa. The spectacular fall is largely due inactivity having only played C...
New CAF Chief Elected
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MADAGASCAR Football Association Chief Ahmad has been elected Confederation of African Football president, ending Issa Hayatou's 29-year reign. Ahmad won 34 of the 54 votes in the election, which wa...
SA Coach Puts His Cash On Zambia – Mast Reports
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ZAMBIA coach Beston Chambeshi says his U-20 team is ready for the final. And South Africa coach Thabo Senong says hosts Zambia have a chance to lift the trophy because they have been the most con...
It’s Zambia vs Senegal on Sunday
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The current under-20s Africa Cup of Nations is drawing to a close with the final this weekend and Zambia has its first chance for glory in the competition. After Zambia beat South Africa on Wednesd...
Zambia Under-20 Coach Sets Eyes On Mali After Winning Start
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After a winning starting in the Under-20 Africa Cup, Zambia coach Beston Chambeshi has set his eyes on Mali too to secure a semi-final slot with victory on Wednesday. FAZMedia write that Chambeshi ...
Favourite Senegal Out Of AfCON 2017; Lose 4-5 Dramatic Penalty Shoot-Out To Cameroon
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Sadio Mane missed his spot kick as Cameroon beat tournament favourites Senegal 5-4 on penalties to reach the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals. Mane, Africa’s most expensive player, was denied by...
Team Zambia kicks off 2016 Rio Olympics campaign
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Seven-member Zambia’s 2016 Rio Olympics campaign begins on Sunday in Brazil. Zambia are represented in the track and field, boxing, swimming and Judo. Mathews Punza will be the first in the sp...
Lionel Messi Sentenced to 21 months in jail for Tax Fraud
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International media is reporting that Barcelona and former Argentina football superstar Lionel Messi been sentenced to 21 months in prison after a court in Barcelona found him guilty of three counts o...
Guinea Bissau push Zambia to the edge of elimination
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Guinea Bissau defeated Zambia for the first time in their history to end George Lwandamina’s sides chances of automatic 2017 Africa Cup qualification. The 3-2 win in the two sides penultimate Gro...
FAZ wishes Chipolopolo well
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Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) president Andrew Kamanga has wished the Zambia national football team success ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualification match against Guinea Bissau to ...
Chipolopolo Arrive In Guinea
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The Chipolopolo boys have jetted in Guinea Bissau four days before the crucial Group E 2017 Gabon Africa Cup qualifier. FAZ had organized the team two international friendly matches against Togo an...
U20 Boys Arrive In Jeju For World Cup
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The Zambia U-20 national team has finally arrived in Jeju, the host city for Group C of the FIFA World Cup. FAZ Communications Manager Desmond Katongo confirmed that the team had since checked in a...
Jere Costs Zambia Under-20 Japan, Uruguay Friendly; Submits Final Team To FIFA Without Coach’s Approval
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Dropped Zambia Under-20 team manager Daniel Jere has cancelled two warm matches matches the junior Chipolopolo were scheduled to play against Japan and Uruguay, information leading to his sudden sacki...
Zambia U20 Squad Win Tournament
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The junior Chipolopolo boys have done it! They have maintained the high standard of play from start to finish of the U20 AFCON 2017 tournament, ending with a well deserved victory today at Heores S...
ZNBC to air Under 20 Matches on TV1 and radio
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The Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation-ZNBC- will televise live the remaining Under 20 AFCON games on TV 1 and Radio. This is after ZNBC engaged the Confederation of African Football- CAF -with ...
Paul Pogba: Manchester United re-sign France midfielder for world-record £89m
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Paul Pogba said "the time is right to go back to Old Trafford" after completing his world-record £89m transfer to Manchester United. The 23-year-old midfielder returns after four years away, havin...
Zesco United Take On Wydad Casablanca Tonight
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Zesco United place their case before the continent once again when they face Moroccan giants Wydad Casablanca in Rabat on match day two of the CAF Champions League Group B match. The midnight kicko...