Articles tagged 'african champions league'

CAPS go for broke against USMA 24 May 2017 HARARE - CAPS United need an outright win against USM Alger (USMA) this afternoon to keep their African Champions League dream alive according to coach Lloyd Chitembwe. The Green Machine host the Algerian side at the National Sports Stadium fully aware of the consequences of another loss havin...
USM Alger bank on experience 24 May 2017 HARARE - USM Alger (USMA) coach Paul Put is confident their vast knowledge of how to negotiate their way around the continent will be instrumental in today’s African Champions League match against CAPS United. Founded in 1937, the Reds and Blacks have been perennial contenders in Caf inter-clu...
Bring on Zamalek says CAPS 10 May 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwean side CAPS United will be looking to kick start their African Champions League campaign on a positive note when they face Egyptian giants Zamalek away in Cairo. Makepekepe and Zamalek are together in Group B which also comprises Al-Ahli Tripoli of Libya and USM Alger of Alge...
CAPS Utd's cause needs full support 28 April 2017 HARARE - CAPS United will need all the support from the Zimbabwean corporate sector if they are to do well in the African Champions League group stages. Makepekepe were drawn into a tough Group B, together with north African giants Zamalek, USM Algier and Alhi Tripoli on Wednesday. The Gree...
Zvirekwi hails CAPS qualification 21 March 2017 HARARE - CAPS United defender Hardlife Zvirekwi has hailed his team’s qualification for the African Champions League group stages describing it as a “huge accomplishment and the beginning of more great things to come”. The Green Machine defied odds to dump five-time African champions TP Mazemb...
TP Mazembe promise fireworks in Harare 15 March 2017 HARARE - Stung by their failure to beat CAPS United in Sunday's African Champions League qualifier in Lubumbashi, TP Mazembe have vowed to correct their mistakes in Harare this coming weekend. The first leg finished 1-1 after Abbas Amidu opened the scoring for the Zimbabwean champions with onl...
Motsepe, Downs living the dream 30 October 2016 JOHANNESBURG - The biggest club story on the African continent this week has been the exploits of Pretoria-based Mamelodi Sundowns who defied all odds to beat Egyptian giants Zamalek 3-1 on aggregate and won the African Champions League trophy. Now, they don’t come bigger for any club on the c...
17 years on: Mucherahowa recounts Champs League heartbreak 12 December 2015 HARARE - Seventeen years after losing the African Champions League final to ASEC Mimosas, former Dynamos captain Memory Mucherahowa is still disappointed by the bias displayed by Caf president Issa Hayatou. After the first leg had ended goalless at the National Sports Stadium on November 28, D...
Dynamos a victim of progress 14 March 2014 HARARE - Calisto Pasuwa is not a good coach. The current crop of Dynamos players does not understand the value that the club represents. Bad away form haunts DeMbare again. Yada yada yada. The above are some of the reasons offered by football enthusiasts in the country on why Dynamos continue ...
Mubaiwa speaks on Pasuwa's fate 11 March 2014 HARARE - Calisto Pasuwa is under a cloud and on the brink of being sacked as Dynamos coach following the club’s fourth early exit from the African Champions League in as many years. Dynamos’ 1-0 defeat to AS Vita in Kinshasa on Sunday to bow out of the Champions League marked the third time th...
We failed in the final third - Pasuwa 11 March 2014 HARARE - After watching his side crash out of the African Champions League at the weekend, Dynamos coach Calisto Pasuwa is ruing his blunt strike force which he says “has to improve ahead of the new season.” DeMbare were booted out of the competition after going down 1-0 to Democratic republic...
Jaure, Linyama recover for Vita trip 8 March 2014 HARARE - Dynamos' trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo suffered another snag yesterday after they had to delay their departure until this morning after failing to secure seats on their scheduled flight. The Harare giants were scheduled to flight out for Kinshasa yesterday morning to the DR...
Dynamos in injury crisis, as strike ends 7 March 2014 HARARE - Just when everything seemed back on track for the Glamour Boys, coach Calisto Pusuwa was yesterday left sweating for the services of key players – Partson Jaure, Sydney Linyama and Washington Pakamisa – who are down with different ailments. Dynamos players yesterday ended their two-da...
Dynamos still believe 4 March 2014 HARARE - Dynamos team manager Richard Chihoro is certain the Glamour Boys can still progress to the second round of the African Champions League after a nil all draw against AS Vita in the first leg of the first round left them staring at early exit again.  Playing at home at the National Spor...
Baxter bemoans Kastande's unavailability 4 March 2014 HARARE - Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter is concerned with the unavailability of Zimbabwean midfielder Willard Katsande for this weekend’s trip to Mozambique to face Liga Muculmana in the African Champions League. Katsande, who picked up his second yellow card for the tournament, and injured...
Dynamos stare another early exit 3 March 2014 HARARE - Dynamos face their third early exit from the African Champions League in as many years unless they can produce something special in the second leg of their first round tie against S Vita next weekend. DeMbare spurned the chance to go further in the tournament as they were held to a ni...
Vita arrive for DeMbare clash 28 February 2014 HARARE - Democratic Republic of Congo side AS Vita arrived in Harare Friday just before midday for Saturday's African Champions League clash with Dynamos. The two sides meet in the first leg of their first round qualifier at the National Sports Stadium. Kick-off for the match is 3pm. Vit...
Mambare in confident mood 28 February 2014 HARARE - Masimba Mambare is confident that Dynamos can overcome a difficult tie against Congolese side AS Vita at home tomorrow to stamp their authority in the two-legged African Champions League first-round tie. The Glamour Boys hope to secure a comfortable lead in tomorrow's first leg at the...
DeMbare moot advance party 28 February 2014 HARARE - Dynamos are considering sending an advanced party to Kinshasa in preparation for their visit to face AS Vita in the second leg of an African Champions League first round qualifier. The two teams first clash in the first leg of the tie this Saturday at the National Sports Stadium. D...
Pasuwa wants healthy lead over Vita 26 February 2014 HARARE - Dynamos coach Calisto Pasuwa, with the Glamour Boys’ poor away record in mind, had urged his team to wrap up their African Champions League tie against AS Vita in the first leg in Harare on Saturday.  A cause of great concern for Pasuwa is that DeMbare have not registered a single win...
DeMbare to face 'real' Glamour Boys 21 February 2014 JOHANNESBURG - I might be thinking too far ahead of myself but since the prospect of Dynamos meeting Mzansi champions Kaizer Chiefs became a possibility in the African Champions League tournament, I have kept praying for such a blockbuster of an encounter becoming a reality. Amakhosi meet Liga...
Poor away record haunts Dynamos 18 February 2014 HARARE - A poor away record will be Dynamos’ Achilles heel in their quest to reach the group stages of the African Champions League this season following another winless match outside the country.  The Glamour Boys reached the first round of the competition after defeating Botswana champions M...
We wanted to win: Pasuwa 18 February 2014 GABORONE - Dynamos coach Calisto Pasuwa hopes to stem the Glamour Boys’ poor away record in the African Champions League after the 1-1 draw with Mochudi Centre Chiefs here on Sunday. Although the draw sealed passage for the Zimbabwe champions into the first round, where they will now meet AS V...
Dynamos seal passage, face Vita 17 February 2014 GABORONE - Dynamos stormed into the first round of the African Champions League with a convincing 4-1 aggregate win over the Botswana champions Mochudi Centre here on Sunday to inspire confidence into their 2014 African Safari campaign. The Glamour Boys played out a 1-1 draw with the Magosi an...
Vita, Pillars tie delicately poised 10 February 2014 HARARE - After Sunday's 3-0 thumping of Mochudi Centre Chiefs, Zimbabwe champions Dynamos should have their sights set on their possible opponents in the next round of the African Champions League. The Glamour Boys turned on the style in the second half scoring three goals through Washington P...