[By Bright Tembo]
THE Football Association of Zambia has awarded Forest Rangers 3 points with a scoreline of 3-0 after Nkwazi FC were found guilty of using an ineligible player.
The player and status Committee found Nkwazi FC guilty of using Shaderick Mayembe, an ineligible player, during their WEEK 1 match against Forest Rangers on August 31, 2019.
The player is not registered with the club.
Nkwazi beat Forest 1-0 but the Ndola based side lodged a complaint which has now been dealt with by the FAZ Player and status committee.
The 3 points has now moved Forest to 5th place on 21 points while Nkwazi went down to 8 points but they remain in 15th place.