Collins Mbesuma

By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 23rd, 2013
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Ethiopia goalkeeper Bushura Tasew is banned by the CAF disciplinary committee. And Ethiopia have also been slapped a US$ 10,000 fine on top of the player suspension. CAF has fined Zambia after four of its players were yellow carded in the 1-1 draw against Ethiopia. The players on cards are Collins Mb...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 22nd, 2013
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Ethiopia goalkeeper Jemal Tassew found out just how swift and severe karmic retribution for a nasty challenge can be in his side’s Africa Cup of Nations match against defending champions Zambia. In the 35th minute, with the score still 0-0, Tassew came charging out of the box in an attempt to h...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 22nd, 2013
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How things can change in the space of 12 months. Zambia have gone from kings of a continent to being shown up by a side that was last involved in the African Nations Cup 30 years ago but who have all the feist and fight of a champion. It remains unlikely that Ethiopia will actually […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 21st, 2013
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(By Getahune Bekele, at Mbombela stadium- South Africa) ETHIOPIA 1-1 Zambia. “Who said Africa cannot play like Barcelona? This Ethiopian team is Africa’s Barcelona.” Sunday Olisey, Nigerian foo ball legend. “Today Ethiopians have showed the world that African football is on the rise” Mark Fish, South...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 21st, 2013
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Ten-man Ethiopia battled hard to claim a hard fought draw against Zambia in an entertaining Group C opening match in the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations on Monday. The east Africans had goalkeeper Jemal Tessaw sent off ten minutes before the break for a harsh tackle and suffered more misery by conceding a...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 20th, 2013
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(By Getahune Bekele, Nelspruit- South Africa.) Despite the annoying mannerism of Ethiopian Football Association boss and top TPLF cadre Sahilu Gebremariam who prevented the players from meeting their passionate fans at the Oliver Tambo air port in Johannesburg on Friday afternoon, the colorful countr...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 20th, 2013
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Zambia begin the defence of their Africa Cup of Nations crown when they meet Ethiopia at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Monday evening. Chipolopolo were surprise winners in Equatorial Guinea and Gabon in 2012, beating Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire in what was a fully-deserved maiden tournament ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 18th, 2013
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ZAMBIA coach, Herve Renard has predicted a tough 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Group C opener against Ethiopia on Monday as the 29th edition of the continent’s premier football showpiece finally blasts off tomorrow in South Africa. And in-form striker, Collins Mbesuma says the Chipolopolo are no...