The Football Association of Zambia -FAZ has congratulated Nkana and ZESCO United football clubs for recording wins in the first leg CAF Confederation games played over the weekend.
FAZ President Andrew Kamanga says the victory by the two sides is a firm indicator on the state of the Zambian league.
Kamanga has also encouraged the two teams to remain focused ahead of the second fixtures which will be played away from home this weekend.
“Paying away is never easy but Nkana and ZESCO United must continue to fly the Zambian flag high.Given the margins posted in the first legs the Zambian teams could finish off the job with better planning and focus.” Kamanga added
Nkana beat Ivorian side San Pedro 3 nil while ZESCO United overcame Kaizer Chiefs 3-1 in games played on Saturday and Sunday over the weekend at the Nkana and Levy Mwanawasa respectively.
This is contained in a statement made available to ZNBC Sports News in Lusaka.