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The Zanzibar
Zanzibar
Football Association (ZFA) (Swahili: Chama cha Mpira wa Miguu Zanzibar) is the governing football association for Zanzibar, Africa. The ZFA were an associate member of the African governing body, the Confederation of African Football. Following a rejection from FIFA
FIFA
in 2005,[2] the ZFA were removed from CAF and after much lobbying were reinstated as an associate member. This meant that the club sides associated with the ZFA can participate in the continental club competitions organised by CAF but the Zanzibar
Zanzibar
national team could not. The ZFA are not entitled to vote in CAF affairs due to their associate member status. Players from Zanzibar
Zanzibar
are eligible to play in international competition for the Tanzania team, the representative of the sovereign territory. As a nation state, it has competed in regional competitions since 1949. It currently competes in CECAFA
CECAFA
organised tournaments. The ZFA was admitted as a full member of the CAF in March 2017[3] but lost membership four months later.[4] Continental Representation[edit]

Season CAF Champions League CAF Confederation Cup

2006 Polisi JKU SC

2007 Miembeni SC Chipukizi

2008 Miembeni SC Mundu

2009 Miembeni SC Mundu

2010 Mafunzo FC Miembeni SC

References[edit]

^ "Caf welcomes Zanzibar". BBC News. 2004-06-22. Retrieved 2017-03-18.  ^ " FIFA
FIFA
turns Zanzibar
Zanzibar
down". BBC Sport. 2005-03-08. Retrieved 2009-01-19.  ^ " Zanzibar
Zanzibar
admitted as full Caf member". BBC News. 2017-03-17.  ^ " Zanzibar
Zanzibar
loses Caf membership in embarrassing U-turn". BBC News. 2017-07-21. 

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