Zesco United and Zanaco football club are scheduled for a pre season International Friendlies tournament beginning today to be held at Levy Mwanawasa stadium. The tournament will run to match day 3 which is ending on 3rd February 2016 that will see the two Zambian teams and two other foreign team Azam FC from east Africa and Chicken Inn.
Azam Football Club is a Tanzanian football club who play in the Tanzanian Premier League. Having been founded in 2007 Azam FC soon gained promotion into the Premier League for the first time ever in 2008–09 season.
Chicken Inn is a Zimbabwean football club based in Bulawayo founded in 1997. They play in the top division of Zimbabwean football, the Zimbabwe Premier Soccer League. The club was promoted to the ZPSL in 2011. The team’s name comes from its sponsor, a large Zimbabwean fast food vendor.
The pre season friendly is entitled to earn fitness and preparation for the Zesco United participating in the Orange CAF Champions League 2016 and Zanaco FC in the CAF Orange Confederation Cup 2016.
Match Day 1
Wed 27th Jan,2016
Zanaco vs Chicken Inn. Kick Off 13:00 hrs
Azam FC vs Zesco Utd. Kick Off 15:00 hrs
Match Day 2
Sat 30th Jan,2016
Chicken Inn vs Azam FC. Kick Off 13:00 hrs
Zesco vs Zanaco FC. Kick Off 15:00 hrs
Match Day 3
Wed 3rd February, 2016
Zesco vs Chicken Inn. Kick Off 13:00 hrs
Zanaco FC vs Azam FC. Kick Off 15:00 hrs