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DeMbare, Bosso gate charges pegged 23 February 2018 HARARE - Gate charges for the Commander ZNA Charities Shield dream final between Dynamos and Highlanders set for Sunday at the National Sports Stadium have been pegged at $3 for the rest of the ground with the most expensive ticket going for $10. The organisers of this tournament, the army’s b...
Sports minister to grace SRC indaba 23 February 2018 HARARE - Sports and Recreation minister Kazembe Kazembe is expected to officially open the Sports and Recreation Commission’s (SRC) Governance and Compliance Conference scheduled for Harare’s Prince Edward School starting this morning. The conference will run under the theme “In Pursuit of Goo...
Pure Platinum Play simply outplayed 23 February 2018 ZVISHAVANE - FC Platinum appeared to have every ammunition to do well on their continental sojourn — an experienced coach, excellent training facilities and money to buy the best talent on the land. Their preparations appeared spot on — they sought duels with international opponents where thei...
FC Platinum faces defining moment 21 February 2018 HARARE - It's make or break for FC Platinum when they take on Angolan side Premeiro Desportivo Agosto in the second leg of their African Champions League preliminary round clash this afternoon. The Zimbabwean champions trail 3-0 from the first leg in Luanda last weekend when they collapsed at ...
Dynamos strike continues 21 February 2018 HARARE - It's still gloomy in the Dynamos camp with senior players continuing with their training ground boycott demanding their dues from the team’s management. The Glamour Boys’ senior players were expected to resume training yesterday in preparation for the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership sea...
Sunshine Boys bolster squad 21 February 2018 HARARE - Former Premiership side Harare City have announced five new signings to bolster their squad as they seek a quick return to the top flight by winning the Zifa Northern Region Division League championship. The Sunshine Boys were relegated from the Castle Lager Premiership last season af...
Bosso book ZNA Charities final berth 21 February 2018 BULAWAYO - Highlanders booked their place in the final of the ZNA Commander Charities Shield after coming back from a goal down to beat Chicken Inn during yesterday’s re-arranged semi-final clash. Initially the match took place on Sunday at Barbourfields Stadium but was stopped in the 55th min...
Caf coaching courses still on hold 21 February 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) will only resume high level coaching courses once they get approval from the Confederation of African Football (Caf). All Caf Licenses Coaching courses from C to A across the continent were stopped last year after the Cairo-based organisation d...
SRC to meet NSA 21 February 2018 HARARE - The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) will hold a governance and compliance conference in Harare on Friday in line with the 100-day rapid results projects which was approved by the new government. The conference seeks to put all national sports association in the loop of what is ...
Zifa electoral committee is revealed 21 February 2018 HARARE - All eyes will be on the Zifa electoral committee appointed at last weekend’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) to map the association’s election roadmap. The Zifa assembly agreed to set up an electoral committee made up of prominent lawyers which the Daily News understands are Sarah Chamba...
Zifa lifts Dube suspension 21 February 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) finally lifted the suspension imposed on former Highlanders and Premier Soccer League chairperson Peter Dube at last weekend’s Annual General Meeting (AGM). The association also lifted the suspension of former women’s football boss Cecilia Gamb...
Ball in Fifa's court 21 February 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) assembly yesterday agreed to set up an electoral committee at yesterday’s AGM and are now waiting for guidance from Fifa regarding the contentious timeframe for the polls. Councillors appointed an eight-member electoral committee which is under...
Zvirekwi gets time off 21 February 2018 HARARE - CAPS United captain Hardlife Zvirekwi is pleased to have finally had a proper off-season and pre-season ahead of the start of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership campaign on March 10. For the past two years, the utility player had got limited rest time due to his commitments with the na...
Schwulst finally gets it right 21 February 2018 NYANGA - South African elite women triathle Cindy Schwulst finally exorcised the ghost of second place finish after winning the 2018 Bonaqua Troutbeck ATU Sprint Triathlon African Cup here yesterday. Schwulst recovered from a disappointing swim to be the first athlete on the bike heading to ...
Matova relishes Mushure battle 20 February 2018 HARARE - Dynamos defender Romario Matova believes this season is perfectly set up for him to wrestle the left back jersey from his captain Ocean Mushure. With the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season only three weeks away from starting, Matova put in a good performance during Sunday’s 1-0 win ...
Chitembwe pleased with CAPS display 20 February 2018 HARARE - CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe is encouraged by his team’s progress in pre-season despite last Sunday’s 1-0 defeat to Dynamos in the semi-final of the ZNA Commander Charity Shield. Makepekepe lost the match after a mistake by midfielder Cabby Kamhapa allowed DeMbare to score throug...
NetOne warns giants 16 February 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's three football giants Dynamos, Highlanders and CAPS United should run their affairs in a transparent and professional manner to unlock their full potential according to their new sponsor, NetOne. The government-owned mobile telephone services provider came to the rescue of ...
Relief for big three as NetOne seals DeMbare, Bosso and Makepekepe deal 15 February 2018 HARARE - In A development that could change the face of the local game, mobile telecommunications company NetOne last night finally unveiled a $1 million sponsorship for the country’s three big football clubs – Dynamos, Highlanders and CAPS United. The deal was announced at a colourful ceremon...
FC Platinum lick their wounds 15 February 2018 HARARE - While FC Platinum found the going tough in the African Champions League at the weekend, it was not the same case for other Zimbabweans taking part in continental club football competitions. The Zimbabwean champions suffered a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Angolan side Desportivo Premeiro...
Zim inconsistency baffles Cremer 15 February 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe cricket captain Graeme Cremer is miffed by the inconsistency being displayed by his side in the on-going ODI series against Afghanistan in the United Arab Emirates. On Tuesday, the locals lost the third ODI by six wickets after being bowled out for 154 runs in 34.3 overs whic...
Masvingo Utd sign foreign quartet 15 February 2018 HARARE - Masvingo United are leaving no stone unturned in their quest to rise from the ashes by adding foreign flavour to their squad ahead of the 2018 Zifa Eastern Region Division One season. Una Una have roped in Cameroonian Richard Capello, who is a holder of a Caf A and Uefa A coaching bad...
I had to be patient: Munetsi 14 February 2018 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe youth international Marshall Munetsi says he had to be patient before cementing his place at South African giants Orlando Pirates. The 21-year-old from Mabvuku was not in coach Micho's plans when the 2017-18 season started and was not even registered in the league. ...
More Zambian teams tour Zim 14 February 2018 HARARE - Zambian sides Power Dynamos and Lusaka Dynamos are scheduled to tour Zimbabwe early next month. Local football agent Blessing Piki is organising the tour which will see the two Zambian sides take on CAPS United and Dynamos at the National Sports Stadium on March 4. The tournament w...
Mapeza hopeful 13 February 2018 HARARE - FC PLATINUM coach Norman Mapeza has put up a brave face declaring his side is still far from being out of the Caf Champions League despite suffering a 0-3 away defeat at the hands of Angolan champions Premeiro Desportivo Agosto. Premeiro Desportivo Agosto took a giant leap towards the...
Chafa attracts Buildcon interest 13 February 2018 HARARE - Zambian moneybags Buildcon Football Club have emerged as new contenders in the race to sign talented midfielder Devon Chafa, the Daily News can reveal. Chafa is currently a free agent following the expiry of his contract with CAPS United last year and has been strongly linked with a m...