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Zambia and Cameroon met at the Tundavala National Stadium in Lubango as both sides knew that 3 points were the order of the day. If Zambia won then they would virtually be guaranteed a place in the next phase, whereas a defeat for Cameroon would mean a shock exit from the tournament.
The atmosphere in the stadium generated by the 15000 crowd was electric as the game kicked off. Cameroon drew first blood as Emana blasted a 35 yard free kick hopelessly high and wide after Makoun had been felled by …

If Zambia ever need to change their kit due to a colour clash then they will be wearing an all white strip.
The kit is manufactured by nike.
The President of the Zambian FA issued a statement saying that the team should revert back to their old strip of the 1980’s, of which he said it brought good success to the side and would remind players and fans of past glories when Zambia were a force to be reckoned with.

Zambia go into their second group match knowing that a win against opponents Cameroon would effectively see them through to the quarter finals, they will be full of confidence after their opening game draw against Tunisia.
Herve Renard, the Copper Bullets head coach is very optimistic that his side can win the game and dump the 4 times winners out of the African Nations Cup, Renard was quoted in his post match interview saying ” I hope we can play to our potential in this crucial game and knock out Cameroon”. …

Zambia failed to capitalise on Group D rival Cameroo’s shock defeat to Gabon as they were held to a 1-1 draw against Tunisia in Lubango.
The Copper Bullets will be very disappointed not to have taken all 3 points from a game they dominated for very long spells and seeing a late headed goal from Emmanuel Mayuka ruled out for offside.
Herve Renard’s men had made a fine start to the game with the very impressive Rainford Kalaba hitting the side netting with his effort, as Tunisia looked out of sorts and …

The Chipolopolos kick off their CAN2010 campaign off against Tunisia on Wednesday 13/1/2010. The game is based in Lubango and will be played at the Estadio Nossa Senhora do Monte stadium.
The Tunisians will start off as favourites to win the game as their unbeaten record against the Zambians dates back to 1989, and their last meeing in this competition ended with Tunisia romping to a 4-1 win back in 2006.
Zambia under the guidance of Frenchman Renard go into the game on the back of a morale boosting win in their …

Zambia will participate on the African Nations Cup 2010 sporting a brand new kit manufactured by Nike. The shirts are green, shorts are white andsocks are green.
There had been rumours that the Zambian officials wanted to revert to their 1980s strip of a copper coloured shirt hence their nickname the ‘Copper Bullets’.

Head coach Herve Renard has chosen his strongest squad at his disposal and it is hoped that this squad reaches the quarter finals, a target which was set by the Frenchman. The squads hopes of success rest on the shoulders of 4 key players. The Katongo brothers will hope their skill and experience rub off onto their teammates as they have a massive influence on the squad. Chris Katongo is the team captain and is their star forward, he plays his club football in Germany with Arminia Bielefield in the …

Zambia qualified for the African Nations Cup after finishing 3rd in their final qualifying group, joining them from the group were current holders Egypt and World Cup bound Algeria.
This is their 13th appearance in the finals of which they have not won yet but have finished runners up twice, once in 1974 losing to Zaire after a replay and losing in the final in 1994 against Nigeria. They also have also reached the semi finals on 3 occasions in 1982, 1990 and 1996.
Herve Renard who hails from France is their …