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Zeros to Heroes – Gabon 1-2 Zambia

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Making a mockery of their early plummet
Rock bottom Zambia reached the summit

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Rainford Kalaba scored and waltzed like a swan
In the Chipolopolo conquest of Gabon

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 A nifty chip over Gabon keeper Ebang
Colour coded fans danced and sang

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Chamanga made it two in the second half
Great for a team deemed good for a laugh

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 Do Marcolino’s late strike made it tough
But for Gabon it was nearly not enough

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 Needing only a draw was a detail overlooked
Instead Cousin hit the net and got booked

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 Renard fêted his team for coming on strong
For they had proved countless experts wrong

8 Leave a comment on verse 8 0 21.01.10

9 Leave a comment on verse 9 0 Number 7
© Emdad Rahman

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