Zambia Secures 3-1 Victory Over Angola in 2023 COSAFA Women’s Championship
In a thrilling match at the 2023 COSAFA Women’s Championship, Zambia emerged victorious with a 3-1 win against Angola. Here’s how the action unfolded:
2’ Zambia 1-0 Angola: Sarah Jere scores an early goal, putting Zambia in the lead.
20’ Zambia 2-0 Angola: Jackline Nkole’s spectacular goal, assisted by Eneless Phiri, adds to Zambia’s lead.
37’ Zambia 2-0 Angola: An injury occurs as Natasha Nanyangwe collides with Rita Jose, forcing Nanyangwe to leave the field on a stretcher. Maylan Mulenga substitutes her.
HALF-TIME: Zambia leads 2-0 at the break, with goals from Sarah Jere (2′) and Jackline Nkole (20′).
85’ GOAL ALERT! Zambia 3-0 Angola: Sarah Jere secures her brace with a goal, assisted by Evarine Susan Katongo.
90’ GOAL ALERT! Zambia 3-1 Angola: In the dying minutes of the game, Sara Luvunga scores a long-range goal for Angola.
FULL-TIME: Zambia wins 3-1, with goals by Sarah Jere (2′, 85′) and Jackline Nkole (20′), while Sara Luvunga scores for Angola (90′).
This victory places the Copper Queens at the top of Group B with four points. They will face Comoros in their last group match on Tuesday, October 10, 2023. Angola will take on Mozambique on the same day.