Articles tagged 'bantu rovers'

Lulu wary of relegated Bantu 21 November 2017 HARARE - Bulawayo City coach Mandla “Lulu” Mpofu is concerned about facing an already-relegated Bantu Rovers side this weekend in a match they need a result to save their Castle Lager Premiership status. Amakhosi played out a goalless draw against outgoing champions CAPS United at the National...
Ngezi Platinum back on top 6 November 2017 BULAWAYO - Ngezi Platinum Stars reclaimed pole position on the Castle Lager Premiership log standings after labouring to a slender 1-0 victory over relegated Bantu Rovers here yesterday. A first half strike by Donald Teguru proved enough for the visitors to collect maximum points and overtake ...
Relegation battle hots up 17 October 2017 HARARE - While all the attention is pinned on an exciting race for the Castle Lager Premiership title, another interesting battle is also unfolding at the bottom half of the table where 10 teams are still not guaranteed topflight football next season. Bantu Rovers became the first team to be r...
Beefy cautious of Bantu Rovers 13 October 2017 HARARE - Harare City coach Philani “Beefy” Ncube is wary of facing bottom side Bantu Rovers tomorrow as his side continue with their battle for survival in the Castle Lager Premiership. The Sunshine Boys host Tshintsha Guluva at Rufaro Stadium. Ncube’s side go into tomorrow’s match just one...
Bosso problems persist 29 September 2017 BULAWAYO - Out of sorts Highlanders extended their winless streak to seven league games when they were held to a goalless draw by bottom side Bantu Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership match here yesterday. Bosso were one of the teams tipped to fight for the title after a good first half of th...
How Mine redeem themselves 28 August 2017 BULAWAYO - Following the 6-0 humiliation at the hands of Dynamos last time out, How Mine senior players returned from their industrial action to thump bottom side Bantu Rovers 3-1 in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. Unlike last Thursday, the gold miners were able to field a strong t...
Triangle edge battling Bantu 7 August 2017 CHIREDZI - Triangle bounced back to winning ways with a laboured 1-0 victory over struggling side Bantu Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Gibbo Stadium yesterday. Second half substitute Maxwell Mawuna scored for the Sugar Sugar Boys 10 minutes from time to compound Bantu Rovers to ...
Development is the priority - Methembe 6 August 2017 BULAWAYO - The Daily News on Sunday recently caught up with Bantu Rovers director and coach Methembe “Mayor” Ndlovu to talk about the progress and challenges the newly-promoted Castle Premiership side has faced. Tshintsha Guluva are currently one place off the bottom of the log with only nine ...
Bantu out to stop rot 8 July 2017 HARARE - Bantu Rovers defender Tapiwa Kumbuyani believes it is high time the Bulawayo side started winning matches if they are to avoid relegation from the Castle Lager Premiership at the end of the season. Tshintsha Guluva sit on a lowly 17th place on the log with only eight points from 16 ma...
Hard work pays off for Bukhosi 2 July 2017 BULAWAYO - Although he wears the number 10 shirt, Bantu Rovers captain forward Bukhosi “Zaku” Sibanda models his game around the Real Madrid legend Cristiano Ronaldo, who’s number 7 shirt is world famous. Even the way Sibanda moves on the pitch resembles the Portugal captain and the comparison...
Denver Mukamba sends DeMbare top 2 July 2017 HARARE - Dynamos forward Denver Mukamba inspired his side to an impressive win over Bantu Rovers last night that sent the Glamour Boys top of the Castle Lager Premiership log. Mukamba provided the assist for the opening goal scored by Lincoln Zvasiya before sealing the win with a wonderful str...
Big chance for DeMbare 30 June 2017 HARARE - Dynamos have a chance to go top of the table for the first time this season if they beat Bantu Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership match at the National Sports Stadium tonight. The match kicks off at 7:30pm. With the other leading teams only involved in action tomorrow, the Glamou...
Bantu, Tsholotsho share spoils 16 June 2017 HARARE – Struggling sides Bantu Rovers and Tsholotsho played to a one-all draw during yesterday’s Castle Lager Premiership match at Luveve Stadium. The match was evenly balanced and both team played their hearts out to try and avoid anchoring the bottom of the log. Bantu opened the scores 1...
CAPS desperate for points 13 June 2017 HARARE - Champions CAPS United return to the National Sports Stadium hoping to bounce back to winning ways when they host struggling Bantu Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership tie this evening. Kick-off is at 6pm. The Green Machine have found the going tough in their bid to fight from the l...
Results will come — Bantu Rovers 2 June 2017 BULAWAYO - Although they are languishing just a place off the bottom of the Castle Lager Premiership log and with only two wins from 10 matches, Bantu Rovers are not panicking yet. Tshintsha Guluva have lost their last three matches and are already one of the early favourites for relegation co...
New-look Bosso win 21 May 2017 BULAWAYO - True to his word, Highlanders coach Erol Akbay fielded a largely changed side in the 2-1 win over Bantu Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership yesterday. With the result, Bosso moved into fourth place on the log with 17 points from eight matches and now trail leaders FC Platinum by a ...
Akbay reads riot act 20 May 2017 BULAWAYO - Highlanders coach Erol Akbay wants better performances from his misfiring players when they take on Bantu Rovers at Barbourfields Stadium this afternoon. The Bulawayo giants have drawn blanks in two of their last three matches against struggling sides Chapungu and Harare City which ...
No miracle for Yadah FC 9 May 2017 HARARE - Yadah FC owner Walter Magaya risks destroying his ambition of running a successful football club by needlessly interfering with the technical affairs of the club. The ambitious Harare side, who won promotion from the Zifa Eastern Region Division One League last season, travelled to Bu...
Bantu humiliate Yadah FC 7 May 2017 BULAWAYO - Things are now falling apart at Castle Lager Premiership new boys Yadah FC just seven games into the 2017 season. The Harare side travelled without their technical team yesterday for the game against Bantu Rovers at Luveve Stadium and they were thoroughly humiliated 7-2 in a one-sid...
How Mine edge Bantu Rovers 2 May 2017 BULAWAYO - A solitary goal by Toto Banda in the first half ensured How Mine picked up their third win on the trot when they beat struggling Bantu Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Luveve Stadium yesterday. The gold miners, who had beaten Chapungu and Dynamos in their last two match...
Chicken Inn in fine start as PSL kicks off 2 April 2017 HARARE - Former champions Chicken Inn sent Castle Lager Premiership returnees Bantu Rovers to the cleaners when the 2017 season commenced yesterday. The Gamecocks, who won the title in 2015, scored five goals past a hapless Rovers side that will need to vastly improve if they are to retain the...
PSL promotion:Clubs relieved 22 January 2017 HARARE - After enduring a long wait to know their fate having won their respective Division One Leagues, Premiership-bound clubs from the second tier can now get down to serious business and prepare for top-flight football. Domestic football was in limbo since last year after the Premier Socce...
Johannes Ngodzo over the moon 17 November 2016 BULAWAYO - Former Warriors midfielder Johannes “Tshisa” Ngodzo is elated after leading Bantu Rovers to their first ever Southern Region Division One championship. Bantu join the list which includes Black Rhinos from the Northern Region and Shabanie Mine from the Central Region, who now wait fo...
How Mine win to survive relegation 10 November 2014 BULAWAYO - How Mine kept their place in the Castle Premiership with a convincing 3-0win over already relegated Bantu Rovers here yesterday. The win meant Chikurupati have survived relegation with a game to spare, at home to title chasers Dynamos next weekend. Coach Luke Masomere was spoke o...
Bantu Rovers frustrate DeMbare 5 November 2014 HARARE - With very little to play for but pride Bantu Rovers rose above expectations to deny Dynamos a chance to steer clear at the top of the Castle Premiership table here yesterday. Although the result sees Dynamos go one point ahead of high riding ZPC Kariba, in truth it opens the door for ...