FAZ congratulate Zambian teams in CAF
By Staff Reporter
The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has congratulate the four Zambian representatives in CAF Inter-Club competitions for qualifying to the second round of CAF inter-Club competitions.
FAZ spokesperson Desmond Katongo stated that the association was particularly delighted with the performance of the four clubs – Zesco United FC, Nkana FC, Green Eagles FC and Green Buffalos in both their away and home matches, a demonstration that the Zambian league was among the best on the continent.
“We are extremely happy with our flag carriers in both the CAF Confederations Cup and Champions League. They have done the Association and the nation proud. These results are a clear testament that our football has continued to grow both at domestic and international level.”
Katongo reaffirmed the association’s commitment towards taking the Zambian game forward.
“We will continue to support our local clubs in the best way possible. Our decision to restructure the Zambian league is one of the avenues that we want to use to take the game a step further. The Association will not relent until this obligation is fulfilled.”
FAZ expressed hope that the Zambian flag carriers would continue representing the country diligently.
“The Association wishes to take this opportunity to thank the Management of Zesco United FC, Nkana FC, Green Eagles FC and Green Buffalos FC for their continued support towards the development of the Zambian game. We further wish to congratulate the players and technical benches for a job well-done.”