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Jawad: Feroz has ketchup back on the menu

10 Apr
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has now scored in each of his last six league appearances.

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has now scored in each of his last six league appearances.

Feroz Mir’s decision to allow ketchup on the menu has made the Indomitable Lions camp a happier place than Chipolopolo, according to Lions striker Jawad Janmohamed.

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November and December Fixtures Updated

8 Nov

The Zanzibar FC fixtures for November and December have been updated, there are three games left this calendar year – 12th November, 19th November and 17th December.

For the full fixture list please check stats.zanzibarfc.com.

Special Announcement: Jerseys, Sunflower Seeds & Penalties

17 Oct
Public Service Announcement

Zanzibar FC Public Service Announcement

A special announcement by the Zanzibar FC commissioner, Mehboob Alidina.


Every player who signed up for Zanzibar FC has been provided a jersey. Please wear it. Don’t wear a similar coloured jersey of your favourite Premier League, Serie A or La Liga team.

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Poll Results: Who will win the league?

17 Oct
Pep Guardiola

Barcelona's coach Pep Guardiola kisses the trophy following their Champions League final victory over Manchester United at Wembley Stadium, London, Saturday, May 28, 2011.

The Zanzibar FC fans have spoken. The results of the poll are in.

We asked “Who will will the league?”

Do the Zanzibar FC fans know what they’re talking about? We’ll find out at the end of the season.

See the results here.

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Football burns more fat than jogging

15 Oct
Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney should try more running and less kicking.

Recommended by Mehboob Alidina.

A new scientific experiment shows that football is better for your health than jogging. Researchers believe that football can be used to actively fight obesity. football is not just a game of fun. The research shows that a game of football two to three times a week is profoundly health-improving. As a matter of fact, the beneficial effects are so massive that it beats jogging.

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Ali Nanji Out, Ali Karim In

30 Sep
Achilles tendon injuries are not fun

Achilles tendon injury? Or just another dive?

Bafana Bafana’s pre-season tour of Cancun, Mexico came to an abrupt halt when rookie Ali Nanji ruptured his Achilles tendon in a training session.

Mohammed Mandan, the Bafana Bafana gaffer, was clearly distraught at the prospect of losing one of his star players.

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Zanzibar FC 2011 Blog!

30 Sep

Zanzibar FC now has an RSS Feed

Due to popular demand, Zanzibar FC will be keeping an up to date blog featuring the highs and lows of the season.

The season kicks-off on Saturday, 1st October at 8pm.

Let’s get ready to rumble.