FAZ appoints Lwandamina as acting coach for Chipolopolo

ZESCO coach George Lwandamina - Photo Credit Jean Mandela - Lusakavoice.com
George Lwandamina - Photo Credit Jean Mandela - Lusakavoice.com

The Football Association of Zambia has appointed Zesco United head coach George Lwandamina as acting coach for the Senior National team.

In a letter to Zesco United dated 8th June, 2015 and FAZ General Secretary George Kasengele, Lwandamina has been appointed with immediate effect.


“The appointment is on temporal basis and will be subject to the position being filled in the next few months,” the letter read.

FAZ has further requested Zesco to release Lwandamina to join camp as soon as the National team returns from Ethiopia from 8th June to 22nd June for the Chan qualifiers against Guinea Bissau and Namibia.


And Zesco United General Secretary Justin Mumba says the club has no objection with the appointment of Lwandamina.

“It is the wish of every coach to coach the National Team and as a club we are happy that our coach that has been chosen to take up the mantle. We will give him all the necessary support and as requested, we shall release him to be with the National team and during his time there, Assistant coach Tenant Chembo will act as Head coach,” He said.

www.zescounitedfc.com wishes Coach Lwandamina all the best with his new appointment.



  1. Let us wait and see what Lwandamina has to offer to chipolopolo and meanwhile Janza will be the Technical director.

  2. FAZ??? You will soon reap what you are sowing. What has janza done that you can’t forgive?

  3. Mupeni ka ngwee janza. Elyo lwandamina wilaba ati ushilila mutembo yamunankwe nowakwe upookwa