Copper Queens Shine with Silver at COSAFA Championship
Zambia Returns Home After COSAFA Championship Journey
The Copper Queens, Zambia’s national women’s football team, have touched down in Lusaka, greeted by jubilant fans and well-wishers after their remarkable journey to the 2023 COSAFA Women’s Championship in South Africa.
This triumphant return marks a significant chapter in Zambian women’s football history.
Despite narrowly missing out on the championship’s top spot, the Queens’ silver medal is a testament to their dedication, skill, and relentless spirit.
Their journey showcased their unwavering commitment to the sport, captivating not only Zambians but also football enthusiasts across the African continent.
The Queens’ performance at the championship has instilled a renewed sense of pride and unity in the nation, igniting a passion for women’s football and inspiring young girls to pursue their dreams.
The silver medal symbolizes their hard work and resilience, a beacon of hope for future generations.
Zambia Sports Fans Association patron, Pastor Peter Makemb, led the enthusiastic reception, emphasizing that the team’s achievements go beyond silverware; they represent the empowerment of women in sports, breaking down barriers, and proving that with determination, women can excel in any field.
The warm and exuberant welcome of the Copper Queens signifies the nation’s gratitude and admiration for their outstanding performance, reaffirming the team’s status as true sports icons in Zambia