Mufulira Wanderers celebrated their triumphant return to the MTN Super League after a thrilling 2-1 victory against Konkola Blades. The match, which took place in front of a fully packed stadium, saw Wanderers seize an early lead in the 4th minute with a goal from Evans Chisanga.
Clive Biyeta, having an exceptional season, extended Wanderers’ advantage just before halftime. Biyeta confidently converted a penalty in the 44th minute, marking his remarkable 22nd goal of the campaign. His consistent performance has undoubtedly been instrumental in the team’s success throughout the season.
Despite a valiant effort from Konkola Blades, Mufulira Wanderers managed to hold onto their lead until the dying moments of the game. In a last-gasp effort, Simatta found the net for the visitors in the 90+4 minute, providing some consolation for Konkola Blades but ultimately falling short of a comeback.
The match attracted not only local supporters but also passionate fans who traveled long distances to witness this decisive encounter. The packed stadium reverberated with excitement and anticipation, creating an electrifying atmosphere throughout the game. Mufulira Wanderers‘ victory will undoubtedly be remembered as a significant milestone in their journey back to the top tier of Zambian football.