DeMbare to take no action

HARARE - Dynamos will not initiate any disciplinary proceedings against players caught on tape lambasting assistant coach Murape Murape and team manager Richard Chihoro in the aftermath of Sunday’s 3-3 draw against CAPS United.

The Glamour Boys shipped in three goals in the last four minutes of the match to allow Makepekepe to snatch a point.

Three DeMbare players, including midfielder Valentine Ndaba, were critical of Murape and Chihoro in a recorded conversation with a club fan.

“We have talked about it and we found it’s nothing much; as the technical team we realised that they are just kids after all and as a father you just need to cool down,” Chihoro said yesterday.

“... I’m just a team manager not a coach so where do I come in here? I’m not involved in any way in the selection of the team. My job is to look after the welfare of the players and it’s ends there.”

In the recording, it clearly emerged that there’s no trust between the players and their technical team.

According to the audio, coach Lloyd Mutasa had instructed second half substitutes Ndaba and Wisdom Mutasa to keep possession in order to limit United’s attacks.

However, when they entered the pitch, their teammates were afraid of playing a passing game and opted to pump long balls forward.

Murape was also accused by the players of lacking the necessary experience to be Mutasa’s assistant.

They also accused the former DeMbare skipper of pursuing trivial battles with some members of the squad.

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