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AFCON 2012 Final: Zambia 0-0 Ivory Coast; Zambia win 8-7 on pens

AFCON 2012 Final: Zambia 0-0 Ivory Coast; Zambia win 8-7 on pens

Feb. 13 | Zambia delighted in winning their first Africa Cup of Nations title by beating tournament favourites Ivory Coast on penalties. After 14 kicks were converted, Kolo Toure and Gervinho failed to find the target for the Elephants as Zambia’s Rainford...

AFCON SF: Zambia 1 Ghana 0

AFCON SF: Zambia 1 Ghana 0

Feb. 8 | Emmanuel Mayuka came off the bench to score a late goal as Zambia shocked Ghana to earn a place in the Africa Cup of Nations final. The substitute collected a pass and steered a shot into the bottom corner 12 minutes from the end after Asamoah Gyan missed...

AFCON QF: Zambia 3 Sudan 0

AFCON QF: Zambia 3 Sudan 0

Feb. 6 | Zambia became the first team to book their place in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals when beating a disappointing Sudan 3-0 in Bata. Stoppila Sunzu opened the scoring early on when heading home a free-kick. The game turned in the Zambians’...

Match Report: Equatorial Guinea 0 Zambia 1

Match Report: Equatorial Guinea 0 Zambia 1

Jan. 30 | Zambia booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations by beating co-hosts Equatorial Guinea 1-0 to top Group A. Captain Chris Katongo fired home from the edge of the box after 67 minutes to settle a game of few chances. The win...

Match Report: Libya 2 Zambia 2

Match Report: Libya 2 Zambia 2

Jan. 26 | Zambia and Libya played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in horrible conditions on a rain-soaked Bata pitch. The match was delayed by over an hour, but once underway, Libya were first to adapt to the difficult surface. Striker Ahmed Saad Osman scored early...

Match Report: Senegal 1 Zambia 2

Match Report: Senegal 1 Zambia 2

Jan. 22 | Zambia earned an excellent opening day 2-1 win over fancied Senegal in Group A of the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations. Emmanuel Mayuka opened the scoring for Zambia after 12 minutes, with Rainford Kalaba doubling their lead seven minutes later. Senegal substitute...

Match Report: South Africa 1 Zambia 1

Match Report: South Africa 1 Zambia 1

Jan. 12 | A second-string Bafana Bafana outfit earned a 1-1 draw against Zambia in a practice match at the Rand Stadium on Wednesday. With the SA Football Association downgrading the game to a simple training affair, the meagre crowd failed to fill even one of...