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Minister, Wada plot Chipolopolo way forward

NATIONAL team players Benson Sakala (left) and Martin Phiri duel during training at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka yesterday. PICTURE: CHANDA MWENYA

DIANA CHIPEPO, CECILIA ZULU
Lusaka
MINISTER of Youth, Sport and Child Development Moses Maw¬ere says measures will be put in place to improve the performance of the national football team.
Mawere yesterday held a con¬sultative meeting with national team coach Wedson Nyirenda and discussed, among other issues, how best to improve the Chipolopolo’s performance.
Recently, the Chipolopolo reached the quarter-finals at the 2018 African Nations Champi¬onship in Morocco and lost 2-0 to South Africa in the final of the four nations tournament in Ndola.
Nyirenda has recently been under fire and has threatened to quit.
Mawere, who could not disclose in detail what was discussed during the meeting, said in Lusaka yesterday that the discussion was centred around improving the performance of the Chipolopolo READ MORE

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