Africa’s Goal King

October 29, 2020

The Buhari Dictatorship?

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We Stand With You

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The Great Sacrifice (Part One)

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For Pity’s Sake

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May 31, 2020

Africa’s Goal King

Godfrey ‘Ucar’ Chitalu scored for fun, but Africa’s goal king has been denied the respect he is due. Just 45 when he died in the Gabon Plane Crash, he was on his way to showing that great, even controversial, players, can become great coaches too.
May 31, 2020

Africa’s Undisputed Goal King (Part One) The Incomparable Ucar

Tribute Africa’s Goal King, Godfrey Chitalu, was just 45 when he lost his life in the darkest moment to curse […]
May 31, 2020
Godfrey Chitalu

Africa’s Undisputed Goal King (Part Two) – The Records Come Tumbling Down

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (April 30th 2020) Incredible Only in Africa could this happen. The incomparable Zambian legend, […]
June 4, 2020

Africa’s Undisputed Goal King (Part Three) – Detractors

Few have struggled for recognition like Zambia’s Goal King. Godfrey Chitalu, nicknamed ‘Ucar’ after the long-lasting Union Carbide manufactured battery, held World Records for both the season and calendar year from 1968.
June 4, 2020

Africa’s Undisputed Goal King (Part Four) – Standards

There are few players who can hold world records, African champions records and more at the same time for half a century without receiving the recognition that he deserves. Godfrey Chitalu is that player. The Zambian striker set world records for a single season, and for the calendar year twice – the only player to do so. So how good was Chitalu?
June 8, 2020
Godfrey Chitalu

Africa’s Undisputed Goal King (Part Five) – Indisputable

The first black man to play for Liverpool, Howard Gayle, wants to see Zambia’s Goal King, Godfrey Chitalu, honoured in Africa. “It’s time for the footballing community to honour and recognise what is an outstanding achievement in goal scoring, so that his name and his country can finally be added to the Halls of Fame of footballing greatness,” Gayle said.