Articles tagged 'caps united'

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...
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...
CAPS' Bamusi on his way out 27 January 2018 HARARE - CAPS United are on the verge of losing yet another player in the mould of winger Phineas Bamusi who is reportedly training with Triangle with a deal imminent before the Castle Premier League starts on March 10. The former Harare City forward's name appeared to be crossed out on the CA...
CAPS target 2018 revival 21 January 2018 HARARE - While much of the attention has been fixed on how FC Platinum are preparing for their African Champions League campaign or how Dynamos have landed some decent names thus far, Harare giants CAPS United are quietly going about their business. The Green Machine, who finished fifth on the...
SA clubs shun Zimbos 4 January 2018 HARARE – In previous years, South African clubs would scramble to get talent from the Zimbabwean market but it seems it's not the case this time around. So far only two deals have been completed between Super Diski clubs and their counterparts from the Castle Lager Premiership. After a deal...
CAPS courts Samanja 12 December 2017 HARARE – Following Harare City's relegation from the Castle Lager Premiership, speculation has arisen about certain players futures. One of those players is the key man, Tendai Samanja. The midfielder has impressed many in the just ended season which comes as no surprise and is now heavily lin...
CAPS battle to keep stars 7 December 2017 HARARE – Harare giants CAPS United face a mammoth task to retain some of their key players amid indications that rival Premier Soccer League (PSL) clubs are ready to pounce. A host of Makepekepe key players will be out of contract at the end of the month and according to football rules, they a...
Chungwa basks in Golden Boot glory 4 December 2017 HARARE - CAPS United forward Dominic Chungwa has got many reasons to celebrate after a stellar 2017 Castle Lager Premiership season. For the first time, Chungwa finished the season as the league's top goal scorer after netting 17 goals and he will walk away with the Golden Boot on Friday night...
Chitembwe reflects on CAPS' season 3 December 2017 HARARE - CAPS United might have ended the season empty handed but head coach Lloyd Chitembwe reckons the 2017 Castle Lager Premiership campaign as the best in the history of the club. Following a lot of promise especially at the beginning of the season, the Green Machine eventually settled for...
We did our best - CAPS 21 November 2017 HARARE - After a rollercoaster ride in 2017, Castle Lager Premiership defending champions CAPS United will surrender their title to either FC Platinum or Dynamos this weekend. The Green Machine is destined to finish the season in fifth place after they put in an insipid performance in Sunday's g...
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...
Byo City rue missed chances 20 November 2017 HARARE - Bulawayo City coach Mandla “Lulu” Mpofu was disappointed with how his side missed chances in yesterday's goalless draw with CAPS United. A win for Amakhosi could have seen then make a significant step away from the drop zone and secure their Castle Lager Premiership status for next se...
Musarurwa feels the pain 6 November 2017 HARARE - After the departure of Ronald Pfumbidzayi to join South Africa's Absa Premiership side Bloemfontein Celtic in August, reigning champions CAPS United's options at left back increasingly looked limited. Makepekepe had already lost centre half Dennis Dauda to premiership newboys Yadah...
CAPS, Hwange share spoils 30 October 2017 HARARE - Hwange coach Bigboy Mawiwi was left to lament poor defending after his charges failed to preserve their lead as they allowed CAPS United to come back from behind and settled for a share of spoils in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. Chipangano, who are involved in a fierce b...
Jere does it for love of the game 28 October 2017 HARARE - On Thursday evening, I had a brief chat with CAPS United president Farai Jere as we made our way out of the National Sports Stadium following the club's tie against Highlanders. I had not seen Jere and CAPS United for almost a year due to increasingly pressing work commitments but was...
Bosso eye CAPS scalp 25 October 2017 HARARE - Highlanders coach Erol Akbay has urged his charges to finish the season positively following a disappointing campaign. The Bulawayo giants travel to Harare to face CAPS United tomorrow at the National Sports Stadium desperate for maximum points to secure their place in the top flight ...
CAPS withdraw Chibuku appeal 24 October 2017 HARARE - CAPS United have withdrawn their appeal against the Premier Soccer League (PSL) Ad hoc Committee ruling which booted them out of the Chibuku Super Cup. Makepekepe were found guilty of causing the abandonment of their Chibuku Super Cup quarter-final against Shabanie Mine at Maglas Stad...
Football legend Phiri laid to rest 24 October 2017 HARARE - The local football fraternity joined hands as hundreds of people bade farewell to the late former CAPS United forward Friday Phiri, who was laid to rest at Zororo Memorial Park in Harare on Sunday. Coaches, football administrators and fans from CAPS United, Dynamos and other Premiersh...
Friday Phiri dies 21 October 2017 HARARE - The local football fraternity was yesterday plunged into mourning following the death of former Warriors and CAPS United left winger Friday “Amayenge” Phiri. Phiri died yesterday morning at his home in Glen Norah, Harare after a long battle with cancer. He was 60. Mourners are gath...
Stix blasts referees again 21 October 2017 HARARE - Black Rhinos coach Stanford “Stix” Mutizwa yesterday launched a stinging attack on match officials alleging there's a plot against his team following the 0-0 draw against CAPS United on thursday. Rhinos had to play for over a third of the game a man down after captain and defender Bru...
Chiwunga blow for Rhinos 19 October 2017 HARARE - Black Rhinos have been dealt a huge blow in their quest to survive relegation after striker and current Castle Lager Premiership joint top goal scorer Lot Chiwunga was ruled out of this afternoon's must win encounter against CAPS United through suspension. Chiwunga, who is currently t...
Kwashi hails red-hot Chungwa 19 October 2017 HARARE - CAPS United forward Dominic Chungwa has wormed his way into the hearts of the Green Machine fans after enduring an indifferent start to the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League. The burly Chungwa got a lot of stick from the Makepekepe faithful with many questioning the wisdom of coach L...
CAPS to unleash Fugo 19 October 2017 HARARE - Champions CAPS United are leaving nothing to chance in their bid for a strong finish in the Castle Lager Premiership and are closing in on signing Equatorial Guinea striker Antonio Fugo for the reminder of the season. CAPS chief executive Cuthbert Chitima conformed to the Daily News y...
Chitembwe, Chungwa honoured 13 October 2017 HARARE - CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe and striker Dominic Chungwa have won the Castle Lager Premiership monthly awards for September. Makepekepe were in fine form during the month under review as they won four of the seven matches they played. United began September with a 2-0 defeat a...
CAPS face early exit 10 October 2017 ZVISHAVANE - CAPS United are most likely to be booted out of the Chibuku Super Cup after their supporters caused the abandonment of their quarter-final tie against Shabanie Mine at Maglas Stadium on Sunday. The match officials were forced to call off the match on 67 minutes after a section of ...