• Short Summary

    ZAMBIA'S NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM BEAT SUDAN 4-2 IN THE OPENING MATCH OF THEIR WORLD CUP QUALIFYING ROUND AT NDOLA, ZAMBIA, LAST SUNDAY.

  • Description

    ZAMBIA'S NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM BEAT SUDAN 4-2 IN THE OPENING MATCH OF THEIR WORLD CUP QUALIFYING ROUND AT NDOLA, ZAMBIA, LAST SUNDAY. AFTER TRAILING 1-2 IN THE FIRST HALF ZAMBIA RALLIED STRONGLY TO CLINCH AN EXCITING GAME BEFORE A CROWD OF 16-THOUSAND.

    THE GAME, PLAYED AT THE DAG HAMMARSKJOELD MEMORIAL STADIUM, STARTED AT A FAST PACE WITH SANTO SCORING SUDAN'S FIRST GOAL IN THE EIGHTH MINUTE. ZAMBIA EQUALISED WHEN INSIDE RIGHT, MWILA, SCORED BUT THE SUDANESE TOOK A 2-1 LEAD SOON AFTER WHEN OUTSIDE RIGHT, JDALLA, PUT THE BALL INTO THE NET. AFTER THE INTERVAL, ZAMBIA PUT ON THE PRESSURE AND INSIDE LEFT, CHITALU, SCORED TWO GOALS AND CENTRE FORWARD, KAPENGWE, ONCE. CHITALU, HIGHEST SCORER IN THE ZAMBIAN LEAGUE, HAD AN OUTSTANDING GAME WHILE FOR THE SUDAN, SANTO AND GOALKEEPER, AZIZ, PLAYED WELL.

    PRESIDENT KAUNDA AND VICE-PRESIDENT KAPWEPWE ATTENDED THE GAME AND THE PRESIDENT WAS INTRODUCED TO PLAYERS FROM BOTH TEAMS BEFORE THE KICK-OFF.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1Q1HMTQ6PO543SLIU5AG1JBAB
    Media URN:
    VLVA1Q1HMTQ6PO543SLIU5AG1JBAB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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