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Tenant Chilumba (born 22 August 1972) is a Zambian football manager and former player.

Tenant Chilumba
Personal information
Date of birth (1972-08-22) 22 August 1972 (age 46)
Place of birth Mufulira, Zambia
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Kabwe Warriors
1994 Power Dynamos
1996–1998 AmaZulu
1998 Al Taawon
National team
1990–1998 Zambia
Teams managed
2004 Prison Leopards
2006 Young Arrows
2010–2012 Hwange Colliery
2013 F.C. Platinum
2014–2016 Power Dynamos
2016–2017 NAPSA Stars
2018– Kabwe Warriors
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Playing careerEdit

Born in Mufulira, Chilumba played football in the local league with Kabwe Warriors and Power Dynamos. He played professionally in South Africa and Saudi Arabia, with AmaZulu and Al Taawon.[1]

Chilumba played for the Zambia national football team from 1990 to 1998. He was part of Zambia's African Cup of Nations teams in 1994 and 1998, helping the team reach the 1994 final in Tunisia and scoring a goal as they were eliminated in the 1998 group stage in Burkina Faso.[2]

Managerial careerEdit

After he retired from playing, Chilumba began a coaching career. He enjoyed success managing clubs in Zimbabwe, winning the 2012 ZIFA coach of the year with Hwange Colliery.[3][4] More recently, he has managed in his native Zambia, leading Power Dynamos, NAPSA Stars and Kabwe Warriors.


  1. ^ "Tenant Chilumba warning for Orlando Pirates". Kick Off. 17 April 2015. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  2. ^ Courtney, Barrie (5 June 2005). "African Nations Cup 1998 - Final Tournament Details". RSSSF. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Plane tragedy still haunts Chilumba". The Standard. 17 December 2011. Retrieved 3 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Tenant Chilumba bares his soul". Daily News. 6 March 2013. Retrieved 3 January 2019.

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