What a journey! As Ernest Hemingway once said, “A man can be destroyed but not defeated”. A team that was once destroyed in the 1993 Libreville, Gabon air disaster today proved that they can not be defeated. Today, the Chipolopolo team, defeated Ivory Coast 8-7 on penalties to win the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations final [...]
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Are you ready for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations final match between Zambia and Ivory Coast (Cote d’Ivoire)? Do you know the groove? Are you singing the Chipolopolo anthem? To help you get ready, consider adding these songs to your playlist, from a great source for Zambian music – Zed Beats: Chipolopolo – Tribal [...]
Yes, Asamoah Gyan was unable to convert a penalty kick but Kennedy Mweene made a fine save and Emmanuel Mayuka curled a shot off the right-hand post to make it 1-0 in the 78th minute. Perhaps, Kennedy Mweene was merely doing what we all were as well. The Zambian Team: 12 - James Chamanga, 8 – Isaac Chansa, 5 – Hichani Himoonde, 17 [...]
Goals scored by James Chamanga, Christopher Katongo and Stoppila Sunzu giving Zambia a final score, 3-0 against Sudan in the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations. The Zambian Team: 8 – Isaac Chansa, 5 – Hichani Himoonde, 17 – Rainford Kalaba, 11 – Christopher Katongo, 3 – Chisamba Lungu, 20 – Emmanuel Mayuka, 4 – Joseph Musonda, 16 – Kennedy Mweene, 6 – Davies Nkausu, 19 – Nathan Sinkala, 13 [...]
A few days old given the recent win against Equatorial Guinea, however, this video from Al Jazeera’s where Andy Richardson reports from Bata, Equatorial Guinea, talks about a team who are aiming to honour the memory of their greatest-ever team.