Tag - Justine Shonga

CAF Champions League enters halfway stage

The CAF African Champions’ League group stage reaches the halfway mark this weekend with some mouth-watering encounters scheduled across the continent. Group A leaders Wydad Casablanca whose unsporting behavior was widely reported following their 2-1 loss to Mamelodi Sundowns a week ago, travel to the astro turfed Mnandi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu to face Lobi...

Baroka stun Pirates to lift Telkom Cup

Football can be a cruel game and former Baroka coach Kgoloko Thobejane was perhaps right when he commented that: “it can kill you a real death for sure!” And echoes of Thobejane’s warnings must have reverberated throughout the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, on Saturday as Baroka registered a major shock when they lifted the Telkom...

Shakira said it – hips, just like stats, don’t lie

Hips don’t lie, and if you do not believe that statement, just ask Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, better known globally and in musical circles as “Shakira,” and she will tell you she is so sexy that she is every man’s fantasy. Now, just like Shakira’s contention about hips, statistics as well do not lie. On the...

Zambia banking on Orlando Pirates duo

The Zambians do not consider their back-to-back African Nations Cup qualifiers against Guinea Bissau as pay-back time or looking at the two matches as “revenge” after their opponents had stopped them from qualifying for the 2017 African Nations Cup tournament in Gabon. As they prepare to line-up against Guinea Bissau in Ndola this afternoon, Zambia...