Professional Rhodesia and Nyasaland Football League 1961 Inaugural Matches [Apr 9; involving South African clubs] Salisbury XI bt Nyasa United [Glamis Ground, Salisbury] City of Salisbury 2-8 Durban City [Glamis Ground, Salisbury] Bulawayo XI 0-1 Highland Park [Showgrounds, Bulawayo] NB: Salisbury XI were a combined side of Salisbury United and City of Salisbury; Bulawayo XI were a combined side of Bulawayo City and Bulawayo United; there also was an opening match at Scrivener Stadium, Kitwe Round 1 [Apr 16?] City of Lusaka 2-5 Salisbury United [Queensmead Ground, Lusaka] Round 2 [Apr 23?] Nyasa United (Blantyre) 0-1 City of Lusaka [Langeley Stadium, Blantyre] NB: Nyasa United withdrew on Apr 29, 1961 Championship abandoned. NB: Rhodesia and Nyasaland comprised the territories of current Malawi (Nyasaland), Zambia (Northern Rhodesia) and Zimbabwe (Southern Rhodesia).
list of champions (Malawi).
list of champions (Rhodesia/Zimbabwe).
list of champions (Zambia).
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