Tag Archives: Zambia

CHAN 2018:Namibia, Zambia advance to quarter finals

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Namibia secured a second successive injury-time victory at the 2018 African Nations Championship to join Group B rivals Zambia in the quarterfinals. The Brave Warriors defeated Uganda 1-0 at the Marrakech Stadium in Morocco on Thursday night, having overcome Ivory Coast in a similar fashion on Sunday. The result means Zambia (who beat Ivory Coast earlier in the evening) and ...

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2017 U-20 World Cup: Ten-man Italy edge Zambia, advance to semis

Italy's forward Luca Vido (#10) celebrates his goal with teammates during the U-20 World Cup quarter-final football match between Italy and Zambia in Suwon on June 5, 2017. / AFP / JUNG Yeon-Je

Ten-man Italy beat Zambia 3-2 after extra-time in a thrilling encounter to advance to the semi-finals of the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017. Patson Daka scored his second goal of the tournament inside the first four minutes to give the Junior Chipolopolo an early lead. Emmanuel Banda found Daka with a carefully-weighted and perfectly-timed through pass, and the ...

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FIFA U-20 WORLD CUP: Thriller sees Zambia into last eight

SEOGWIPO, SOUTH KOREA - MAY 31: Fashion Sakala of Zambia takes on Phil Neumann of Germany and Matthias Bader of Germany during the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 Round of 16 match between Zambia and Germany at Jeju World Cup Stadium on May 31, 2017 in Seogwipo, South Korea. (Photo by Christopher Lee - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Zambia survived a heart-stopping encounter to see off Germany 4-3 after extra-time to progress to their first FIFA U-20 World Cup quarter-final. Both sides failed to find their groove in the opening period during a disjointed first half, but there was one moment of sublime brilliance. Philipp Ochs arced a free-kick from wide on the right flank, whipped with his ...

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AFCON 2017 Qualifiers: Nigeria triumph; SA, Zambia held

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Nigeria made a winning start, Zimbabwe created an upset, and South Africa and Zambia were held at home as Africa Cup of Nations matchday 1 qualifying continued on Saturday. Cape Verde scored seven goals and Angola four against weak rivals in other games as the contest to find 15 teams for the 2017 finals in Gabon unfolded. A disastrous start ...

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COSAFA Cup 2015: Ghana lose to Zambia in Plate semi-final

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The local Black Stars were handed another defeat in the ongoing COSAFA Cup in South Africa after they were beaten 3-0 by Zambia on Wednesday at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium. Ghana got the chance to play in the Plate semi-finals after losing to Madagascar on Monday but their second chance in the tournament began to disappeared Zambia took the lead ...

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Ghana to face Zambia in COSAFA Cup “plate” semifinals

Ghana's national football team assistant coach Maxwell Konadu, speaks during a press conference in Maceio, the team's training base for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, on June 13, 2014. Ghana will face the USA in their first match of the 2014 FIFA football World Cup in Natal on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO/CARL DE SOUZA        (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

The local Black Stars will face Zambia in the 2015 COSAFA Cup “plate” semifinals despite losing to Madagascar in the quarterfinals match on Monday. The Plate competition which is part of the COSAFA Cup, was introduced in 2013 to allow teams who lost in the quarterfinals another opportunity to continue playing in the competition. Coach Maxwell Konadu’s squad lost out ...

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COSAFA CUP 2015: Ghana to play Zambia in Plate semi-finals

Ghana's national football team assistant coach Maxwell Konadu, speaks during a press conference in Maceio, the team's training base for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, on June 13, 2014. Ghana will face the USA in their first match of the 2014 FIFA football World Cup in Natal on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO/CARL DE SOUZA        (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

The local Black Stars will have another chance to redeem themselves in the ongoing COSAFA Cup when they play against Zambia on Wednesday in the Plate semi-finals of the tournament. The Plate semi-finals has been part of the competition since 2013 and it was brought in to give coaches the chance to still test their teams in competitive settings despite ...

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AYC 2015: Ghana beat Zambia 2-1 to make semis

The Black Satellites have beaten Zambia 2-1 in the second Group B match of the 2015 African Youth Championships in Senegal. The victory gives Ghana six points and a place in the semi-finals of the tournament and more importantly, a place in the 2015 Under 20 World Cup in new Zealand later this year. However, the achievement looked some distance ...

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AYC 2015: Tetteh expects reaction from Zambia

Black satellites coach Sellas Tettah has said Zambia will look for a better result than what they  got in their first match Group B of the 2015 African Youth Championships in Senegal. Zambia were beaten 1-0 to Mali and a defeat to Ghana in Thursday’s match will send them out of the competition and Tetteh envisages a hungrier Zambian team ...

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AYC 2015: Sellas Tetteh expects stiff Zambia challenge

Black Satellites coach Sellas Tetteh is expecting a resistance from Zambia in Ghana’s next match on Thursday in the CAF Under 20 Championship. The Black Satellites defeated South Africa 2:0 in the opening match, whiles Zambia lost 1:0 to Mali in group B and a second successive defeat for the Zambians could spell doom for them; a situation Sellas believes ...

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