COSAFA clubs ready for CAF action

A host of club sides from the COSAFA region will begin their campaigns in African club competition this weekend, all eager to advance to the pool stages of the Champions League and Confederation Cup. Zambian side Zanaco host Armed Forces from Gambia in the first leg of their Champions League tie on Saturday, looking for

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Disappointing weekend for COSAFA sides at CHAN

It was a disappointing weekend for the three COSAFA sides competing in the 2018 African Nations Championship quarterfinals as all suffered defeats to be knocked out of the competition. Namibia were beaten 2-0 by hosts Morocco in Casablanca, while Zambia were surprise 1-0 losers to Sudan in Marrakech. Angola ran Nigeria close, taking the game

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NFA President Frans Mbidi urges Namibia on at CHAN

The Brave Warriors will have to combine the tactical plan from the three games coupled with speed to beat Morocco when the two sides meet in the Saturday’s quarterfinal clash, 18h30, at the Mohammed V Stadium in Casablanca at the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) finals. These are the views of Namibia Football Association (NFA)

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Angola make it three from three for COSAFA at CHAN!

Angola became the third side from the COSAFA region to reach the quarterfinals of the 2018 African Nations Championships (CHAN) being played in Morocco. The Palancas Negras joined Namibia and Zambia in the knockout stages as all three sides from the Southern African region advanced through their pools. Angola played to a 0-0 draw with

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Nyirenda wants Zambia to shed complacency

Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda says his players showed some level of complacency in the 1-1 draw against Namibia on Monday night at the Mohammed V Stadium. And Namibia coach Ricardo Manetti said his team was extra motivated to upset Zambia from topping Group B and head back to the resort city of Marrakech. During a

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Angola keep CHAN quarterfinal hopes alive!

COSAFA side Angola kept up their bid for a place in the 2018 African Nations Championship quarterfinals with a 1-0 victory over Cameroon in their Group D clash at the weekend. Southern African nations Zambia and Namibia have already qualified for the knockout stages after both claiming two wins from two in Group B. They

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Zambia cruise into CHAN quarterfinals!

Zambia maintained its hundred percent record at the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) with Augustine Mulenga putting up a stellar performance that not only won him man of the match but sent Ivory Coast packing from the tournament. Barely a day after turning 28 years old, Mulenga stole the show with two goals worth of

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Zambia ready for Elephants at CHAN

The Zambia national team go into the second match of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) against the Elephants of Ivory Coast with victory guaranteeing them passage to the quarterfinals. Coach Wedson Nyirenda’s charges will be facing a wounded Ivory Coast that lost the opening match to Namibia with a second loss sending them packing making

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Zambia beat Orlando Pirates in CHAN warm-up

The Zambia national soccer team wound up its preparations for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) on a high with a 3-1 win over top South African side Orlando Pirates. During a practice match played at the Rand Stadium in Johannesburg, Zambia stole the show with goals from Lazarous Kambole, Fackson Kapumbu and Alex Ng’onga.

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