On 20th anniversary of the plane crash which killed the Zambia squad travelling to a USA 1994 qualifier, FIFA.com recalls the tragedy and the emotional tale it caused.
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With Zambia's triumph at the CAF Africa Cup of Nations serving as a reminder of the power football can hold upon one nation's spirits, FIFA.com looks back at similar feats that have captured the hearts of fans around the world.
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Nearly two decades after suffering an unimaginable tragedy, Zambian football experienced a new high, with their first continental title forged on a unique brand of spirit and togetherness.
Zambian FA President and former captain Kalusha Bwalya talks about Zambia's amazing CAF Africa Cup of Nations triumph and what it means to lift the trophy in Libreville, site of the devastating air disaster of 1993.