Chembo Feeling Great

Tenant Chembo described Saturday’s 2017 FAZ Super Division triumph as a great feeling. Zesco United downed Mufulira Wanderers 4-2 at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola to see them lift the title for a sixth time since they were promoted in 2004. The victory also handed long-serving assistant coach Tenant Chembo his debut league title after 

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We Are The Champions!

Zesco United this afternoon clinched their sixth league title in style in a six goal thriller following a 4-2 home win over Mighty Mufulira Wanderers at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. Zesco finish the season on 74 points, one ahead of outgoing champions Zanaco who also won their final match of the season that was 

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Zesco United befittingly play their biggest game of the season on the final day of the 2017 season when they host ‘Mighty’ Mufulira Wanderers in a must-win fixture at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. The match is a make-or-break for both sides. Zesco must win the match to ensure they clinch the 2017 FAZ Super 

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Zesco United battle Napsa Stars on Saturday in the 2017 Barclays Cup semifinals at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka to stay on course to defend their title. This will be the two sides’ third meeting in the competition and they are pretty much even heading into their last four meeting. Napsa beat Zesco 1-0 in the 

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Zesco United have eight players away on duty during the October FIFA international match week for their respective national teams. Five of those players alone are with Zambia away in Nigeria to play a 2018 FIFA World Cup Group B qualifier in Uyo. Defenders Fackson Kapumbu and Simon Silwimba including midfielders Misheck Chaila, Kondwani Mtonga 

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Zesco United turn their attention to domestic Cup action on Wednesday when they kickoff their Barclays Cup title defence with a quarterfinal date away to Kitwe United at Nkana Stadium in Kitwe. The game comes just four days since Zesco were eliminated from the quarterfinal stage of the 2017 CAF Confederation Cup by SuperSport United. 

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Zesco United captain and goalkeeper Jacob Banda has described the teams 2017 CAF Confederation Cup quarterfinal exist as painful. Zesco drew 2-2 at home with South African opponents SuperSport United on September 23 at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola to exit on away goals rule via the same aggregate scoreline. “This is a painful exit 

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RE∶ SOUTH-AFRICA BOUND TEAM Zesco United Football Club will tomorrow Wednesday, 13th September travel to Pretoria, South-Africa for the CAF Confederation Cup Quarter final first leg against Supersport United FC. The Zlatko Krmpotic led technical bench has selected the following players to travel for the encounter∶ Goalkeepers Jacob Banda, Lameck Nyangu Defenders Ben Adama Banh, 

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Defender David Owino believes  Saturday’s big clash against Zanaco will be  the best  test  for  Zesco  United ahead on next weekend 2017 CAF Confederation Cup  quarterfinal away date against SuperSport United in Pretoria. Zesco visit the  defending  FAZ  Super League champions in a Week 27 league match at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. Fourth placed 

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After almost two months of absence due to a shoulder dislocation, striker Patrick Kongolo has resumed training. Team Doctor Stephen Mbewe told www.zescounitedfc.com that Kongolo started training fully with the week last week after a long absence. “Kongolo has resumed training after he recovered from a shoulder dislocation which also resulted in a hairline injury 

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CAF has assigned Gabonese referee to officiate next Friday′s CAF Confederation cup game between Supersport United and Zesco United in Pretoria, South-Africa. According to www.cafonline.com, Eric Castane will be assisted by Bukinabe, Seydou Tiama and Gabonese Theophile Vinga. The first leg of the quarter final will be played on 15th September at Lucas Moripe stadium 

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Zesco held at Power

Zesco United made minor progress up the  FAZ  Super Division  table on Wednesday  when  they were held  0-0 away by Power  Dynamos. Zega  move  to 45 points from 23 games with two matches in hand following the draw in this rescheduled Week 13 match played at Arthur Davies  Stadium in Kitwe. Goalkeeper Dieudonne Ntibahezwa  was  

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Zesco United visit Power  Dynamos on Wednesday at Arthur Davies Stadium in Kitwe to play a delayed Week 13 fixture. The Electricity  derby comes just four days after Zesco bounced  back to the top of  the table after a  2-1 home win over Napsa  Stars at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. That  win saw  Zesco 

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Zlatko  Krmpotic  says he will not rush the Burundi duo after  they impressed  for Zesco United in Sunday’s  2-1 home win over  Napsa Stars at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. Goalkeeper Dieudonne  Ntibahezwa  and midfielder Enock  Sabamukama both started a against  Napsa  while the latter was substituted late in  the match. Ntibahezwa and Sabamukama joined  

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Zesco United team Doctor Stephen Mbewe says Jesse Were and Jackson Mwanza are likely to feature in the Sunday fixture against NAPSA after responding positively to treatment. The two strikers both sustained ankle knocks during training on Monday. Mbewe said the two were  looked at by the medical team and they resumed light training on 

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Zesco lose to Nkana

A lone goal from Diego Apanene saw Zesco relinquish the first position on the log to Lusaka Dynamos in a midweek week 23 encounter against Nkana at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. Zesco who in the first half had a few chances with Ivorian defender Ben Adamah missing a penalty awarded after a handball by a Nkana 

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Zesco United opened the 40 point bracket at the top of the FAZ Super Division table on Sunday after a 1-0 away  win over Nchanga  Rangers at Konkola  Stadium in  Chililabombwe. The  victory is a welcome development after losing  2-1  last Thursday at home against Lusaka Dynamos  that saw  Zesco suffer its third league defeat  

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Zesco United CEO Justin Mumba says making the 2016 CAF Team of the Year Awards final shortlist shows they are among Africa’s best. Zesco is vying for this years top club honour alongside 2016 CAF Champions League winners Mamelodi sundowns of South Africa and runners-up Zamalek from Egypt. 2016 CAF Confederation Cup champions TP  Mazembe 

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