Shumba happy in Zambia

Talbert Shumba

Chiwoniso Mashakada, Sports Reporter

Warriors and Nkana goalkeeper Talbert Shumba is confident that Nkana will proceed to the next round of the CAF Champions League.

Shumba was in  goal for Zambian the champions in their 1-1 draw against Petro Atletico of Angola.

“It feels great to be playing in the champions league because you get to compete with the best.

“I’m satisfied with the result but I hope we will do better in the return leg so that we progress to the group stage. I believe we can do it through teamwork.


“Football is a pressure game regardless of the magnitude of the game. At this continental stage there’s a lot of pressure considering that Nkana is also a team with its own pressure but as players we always strive to be successful.

“I’m still settling in well and taking every game as it comes looking forward to having a very successful spell with the team and make great history.

“My wish is to do good in all competitions be it in the local league or champions league and it’s possible. This is an opportunity I got to boost my CV and I will make use of it.” he said.