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UFWC spin-offs update 2013

Ahead of the North Korea vs Sweden UFWC title match, we’re taking one of our regular looks at the main UFWC “spin-offs” – the unofficial continental titles, the wooden spoons, and the women’s titles – as tracked over at the UFWC forum. Europe Disappointingly, the unofficial European title didn’t find its way to Euro 2012 […]


Zambia 0-0 Angola (Angola win 5-4 on pens)

Reigning UFWC Champions Angola won the COSAFA Castle Cup with a penalty shoot out victory in this final against Zambia. There were no goals in regulation time, although both sides had clear-cut scoring chances. So the final was decided on penalties, and Zambia’s star player and technical director Kalusha Bwalya was the unlucky man who missed his kick, giving Angola a 5-4 victory. Angry Zambian fans rioted after the match in scenes which may have damaging implications for their national side. Angola now keep the COSAFA Cup trophy permanently, having completed a hat-trick of wins, after previously winning it in 1999 and 2001.