Articles tagged 'awcon'

Kwinji 15 defends senior players 12 June 2018 HARARE – Mighty Warriors coach Sithethelelwe “Kwinji 15” Sibanda has come to the defence of the team's senior players following the defeat to Zambia at the weekend. Zimbabwe lost 1-2 to Shepolopolo in the second leg of the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations (Awcon) qualifier final round at Rufar...
Heartbreak for Mighty Warriors 12 June 2018 Zimbabwe……(1) 1 Zambia………(0) 2 (Zambia qualify on away goals rule) HARARE – The Mighty Warriors' quest for a second successive appearance at the African Women's Cup of Nations (Awcon) finals went up in smoke when they lost to Zambia on Sunday. Zimbabwe looked like they had one foot al...
Mighty Warriors breeze past Namibia 9 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe senior women's football team, the Mighty Warriors progressed to final qualifying round of the Africa Women's Cup of Nations  (Awcon) after dispatching Namibia at Rufaro Stadium yesterday. Second half goals from Emmaculate Msipa and Mavis Chirandu ensured Mighty Warriors progr...
Mighty Warriors seek away win 4 April 2018 HARARE - Mighty Warriors captain Talent Mandaza says they will be out to cause an upset against Namibia in their own backyard when the two teams meet tomorrow in the Africa Women's Cup of Nations qualifier. Mighty Warriors left the country yesterday via South Africa for Windhoek for their firs...
'Hands off Mighty Warriors' 2 February 2017 HARARE - Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa says he single-handedly took care of the welfare of the Mighty Warriors during last year's African Women's Cup of Nations (Awcon) finals in Cameroon. Debate surrounding the Mighty Warriors' upkeep has swelled in recent weeks following the Warriors' disa...
Super Falcons demand full bonus payments 8 December 2016 LAGOS - Nigeria's women's team are continuing to refuse to leave a hotel in Abuja until they are paid allowances and bonuses for winning the Women's Africa Cup of Nations. The Super Falcons, who clinched their eighth African title on Saturday with a 1-0 win over hosts Cameroon, are protesting ...
Mighty Warriors confident 25 November 2016 YAOUNDE - Mighty Warriors coach Shadreck Mlauzi has rallied his charges to put behind their disappointment against Egypt and focus on getting a convincing result when they face hosts Cameroon here today at Stade Ahmadou Ahidjio. The match kicks off at 5pm. Having started their African Women...
Chiyangwa fumes at Egyptian 'robbery' 24 November 2016 YAOUNDE - Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa was left fuming after brave Mighty Warriors were robbed of a point following a howler by Burundi referee — Suavis Iratunga who had a nightmarish match — that incorrectly cancelled Zimbabwe's equaliser during the Africa Women Cup of Nations (Awcon) group t...
It's do or die, says Mlauzi 22 November 2016 YAOUNDE - Mighty Warriors coach Shadreck Mlauzi has described today's match against Egypt as a must-win encounter if they are to progress to the semi-finals of the Africa Women's Cup of Nations. Zimbabwe opened their campaign with a brave goalless draw against Banyana Banyaya on Saturday eveni...
Mighty Warriors kick off Awcon campaign 19 November 2016 HARARE - Mighty Warriors coach Shadreck Mlauzi has identified today's opening Africa Women's Cup of Nations (Awcon) Group A match against neighbours South Africa as a must-win encounter. The match kicks off at 6:30pm. [Adz] Mlauzi said despite limited preparations, the clash with Banyana...
Mighty Warriors 'washed away' 11 November 2016 HARARE - Mighty Warriors coach Shadreck Mlauzi played down the significance of their 3-0 defeat to South Africa in an international friendly match here yesterday, saying his primary objective was to test some new faces before the team travels to Cameroon for Africa Women Cup of Nations. A Them...
Mighty Warriors face Banyana 11 November 2016 HARARE - The Mighty Warriors will have an opportunity to assess their preparations for the Africa Women Cup of Nations (Awcon) when they host South Africa in an international friendly match this afternoon at the National Sports Stadium. Kick-off is 3pm. Shadreck Mlauzi's charges only starte...
Mighty Warriors ready for Banyana 9 November 2016 HARARE - Mighty Warriors assistant coach Sithethelelwe “Kwinji 15” Sibanda says they are taking tomorrow's friendly international against South Africa seriously. Zimbabwe, who recently started their preparations after a delay, are using the match to prepare for the Africa Women Cup of Nations ...
Mighty Warriors get down to business 5 November 2016 HARARE - The Mighty Warriors finally got their preparations underway yesterday ahead of the 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations scheduled for Cameroon later this month. After the team's preparations were hampered by lack of funds, coach Shadreck Mlauzi and his technical team got the chance to ass...
Positive signs for Mighty Warriors 5 November 2016 HARARE - Mighty Warriors' fundraising committee chairperson Lillian Mbayiwa said they are overwhelmed by the support they are getting from the public and the corporate towards raising funds for the team. The Mighty Warriors are scheduled to participate at the upcoming Africa Women Cup of Natio...
Relief for Mighty Warriors 3 November 2016 HARARE - The Mighty Warriors' fundraising committee has stepped up efforts to raise resources for the women's national football team ahead of their participation at this month's Africa Women Cup of Nations in Cameroon by lining up a number of activities.  With time no longer on their side, the...