Kennedy Mweene

By IndepthAfrica
In Botswana
Mar 24th, 2013
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JOHANNESBURG – Ethiopia’s chances of reaching the 2014 World Cup in Brazil became a little more realistic on Sunday after beating Botswana to open a two-point gap at the top of its group in African qualifying. Ghana beat Sudan 4-0 to apply the pressure on leader Zambia in their group afte...
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In Burkina Faso
Jan 29th, 2013
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Defending champions Zambia must beat Burkina Faso to ensure they make it through to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals, while their opponents need only a draw to go through. Burkina Faso will again be without first-choice keeper Abdoulaye Soulama, who completes his two-game ban. The Burkinabes ...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 28th, 2013
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Defending champions Zambia must beat Burkina Faso to ensure their make it through to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals, while their opponents need only a draw to go through. Zambia will again be without first-choice keeper Abdoulaye Soulama, who completes his two-game ban. Kennedy Mweene, who ...
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 […]...
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In Uganda
Oct 13th, 2012
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By Joseph Kizza Reigning Africa champions Zambia have beaten Uganda in a 17-goal nail-biting thriller that ended in penalties at Namboole Stadium to continue defense of their title upon advancing to next year’s Africa Nations Cup finals in South Africa. In a do-or-die fierce second-leg encounter, Coa...
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In News
Jul 12th, 2012
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Forward Asamoah Gyan has ended his self-imposed exile from Ghana’s national team. The 26-year-old took a break from international football in February after the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations. He blamed ‘psychological reasons’ for his break, after his missed penalty in the semi-final co...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 13th, 2012
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Didier Drogba’s ghosts returned to haunt him as Zambia won the African Nations Cup for the first time after beating Ivory Coast 8-7 in a drama-filled penalty shootout following a 0-0 draw on Sunday. Stoppila Sunzu converted the winning penalty after three successive efforts had been missed in a...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 9th, 2012
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Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan exited the Africa Cup of Nations as public enemy number one among some Black Stars’ supporters after Wednesday’s quarter-final loss to Zambia. The Sunderland forward, on-loan to Al-Ain, was on the receiving end of vitriolic abuse on social networking site twitter from Ghana...