None would have expected at the beginning of the season that Kabwe Warriors as a week 22 would be challenging for the top four and a possible spot in the CAF Club competitions.
The Magnificent People’s team are in third position on the table 5 points behind second placed Green Buffaloes and 13 points off first place.
Last season, Kabwe Warriors were fighting at the wrong end of the table and under threat of relegation to the Zones.
The performance of Njanji was almost hard to contend with and only a rare victory against Nchanga Rangers after the first 15 games had the supporters hoping for a miracle.
The appointment of Tenant Chilumba has brought a new life at the club and with the massive input of his assistants Hillary Makasa, Douglas Mwamba and Mulife Sitali, the only way is up for Warriors.
After signing on the dotted lines, Chilumba promised management to restore the glory days.
So far this season, Kabwe Warriors have played 22 games, recording 12 victories, 5 draws, 5 loses, 22 goals, 13 allowed with a healthy goal difference of +9.
A spot in the Barclays Cup might be out of Kabwe Warriors’ hands but certainly destiny has the blue men charging towards a CAF spot.
The Kabwe Warriors technical bench has really transformed Warriors into a force to reckon with.
Are the glory days back?