2015 Zambia super league champions Zesco United beat Napsa Stars two goals to one to displace Lusaka Dynamos at the top of the log.
United opened the scoring in the 37thminute through Zambia national team leftback Fackson Kapumbu who scored a stunner from a long way out.
Winston Kalengo’s young brother Maybin doubled the advantage in the 49th minute to give “Team ya Ziko” a firm grip on the game. Striker Mangani Banda scored a face saver for Napsa Stars but Zesco United managed to hold on the lead and go back to the top of the log .
In an earlier Kick off Builcon came from a goal down to beat Police Sponsored out-fit Nkwazi three goals to one. Under seventeen national team striker Lameck Banda have Nkwazi the lead 13 minutes into the match with a header.
Buildcon re-organised themselves in the second and 2016/17 Uganda Premier League MVP Geofrey Sserunkuma equalised in the 56th minute. Substitutes Sulaimon Akinyemi and Richmond Adongo scored two quick late goals to hand Buildcon all three points.
In Choma Tapson Kaseba scored only the second hatrick of the season as Green Eagles saw off Kabwe Warriors with three goals to nil.
At Nkana stadium it was the visitors green Bufffaloes that made meal of the hosts to complete a double of the 12 time record league champions.
Mike Katiba who was yesterday on national duty scored the opener just 19 minutes into the match. Friday Samu and Diamond Chikwekwe added more misery to the scoring before Walter Bwalya could pull one back, 3-1 it ended.
Powerful Power Dynamos beat Forest Rangers two nil at Arthur Davies stadium with goals from Larry Bwalya and Jimmy Ndhlovu.
In Mazubuka the sugar boys held the defending champions Sensational Zanaco to a 1 all draw. Former City of Lusaka striker Dominic Mulenshi scored for Nakambala while Boyd Musonda for Zanaco.
National team striker Lubinda Mundia was on hand two score a brace for Red Arrows as they saw off Lusaka Dynamos two goals to nil. Both teams finished the match with ten men . Patrick Ngoma was redcarded in first half while Clatous Chota Chama in the second.
mighty Mufurila wanderers gave themselves a lifeline in their pursuit of surviving relegation.Mathews Macha scored the only goal of the game as wanderers beat Real Nakonde to be within 3 points of 15th place Nchanga Rangers.
FULL MTN FAZ SUPER LEAGUE RESULTS FOR WEEK 24
*Sunday, 20 August 2017
Buildcon 3-1 Nkwazi (Lameck Banda 13′ | Geoffrey Sserenkuma 56′, Sulaimon Akinyemi 90′, Richmond Adongo 90′ pen)
Zesco United 2-1 Napsa Stars (Fackson Kapumbu 37’, Maybin Kalengo 49’ | Mangani Phiri 77’)
Forest Rangers 0-2 Power Dynamos (Larry Bwalya 54, Jimmy Ndhlovu 70’)
Nkana 1-3 Green Buffaloes (Walter Bwalya 62’ | Mike Katiba 19’, Friday Samu 21’, Diamond Chikwekwe 59’)
Green Eagles 3-0 Kabwe Warriors
Nakambala Leopards 1-1 Zanaco (Dominic Mulenshi 63’ | Boyd Musonda 83’)
Konkola Blades 1-1 Lumwana Radiants (Albert Ngosa 4’ | Josephat Kasusu 17’)
Mufulira Wanderers 1-0 Real Nakonde (Mathews Macha 26’)
Nchanga Rangers 2-1 City of Lusaka (Jimmy Nakena 86’, Zikiru Adams | Abdul Ganiu 27’)
Red Arrows 2-0 Lusaka Dynamo (Lubinda Mundia 11’, 75’)
• Patrick Ngoma (Red Arrows) sent off in 32nd minute after receiving second yellow card.
• Lusaka Dynamos captain Clatous Chama was sent off in the second half.
Sulaimon Akinyemi scored on debut for Buildcon