Articles tagged 'cameroon'

Ntouba terminates DeMbare contract 6 April 2018 HARARE - Christian Ntouba has terminated his contract with Dynamos over non-payment of his signing-on fees and salary from last season. The Cameroonian was owed $16 000 by the Glamour Boys and has missed the first four games of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. Coincidentally, DeMba...
DeMbare secure Ntouba clearance 14 April 2017 HARARE - Dynamos believe their season will now finally kick off after receiving the international clearance for Cameroonian striker Christian Joel Epoupa Ntouba which means he will now be eligible to play. The highly-rated 23-year-old forward signed a two-year deal with the Harare giants last ...
Cameroonian tries luck at DeMbare 15 March 2017 HARARE - Cameroon international Ntouba Epoupa Christian Joel, who arrived in Harare on Monday, started training with Dynamos yesterday hoping to impress the club. The 23-year-old, who has had stints with his country's U20, U23 sides and is capped once by the Indomitable Lions, is gifted with p...
Warriors to fine tune in Cameroon 12 December 2016 HARARE - The Warriors will round up their preparations for the 2017 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals with a training camp in Cameroon. Zimbabwe are scheduled to take on the Indomitable Lions on January 10 at the Omnisports Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde.   The Warriors will use...
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...
Zifa sweat over Mighty Warriors 17 November 2016 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) was last night still running around to secure tickets for the Mighty Warriors to travel to Cameroon for the Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) which kicks off on Saturday in Yaounde. Shadreck Mlauzi’s charges have been in camp for the past two...
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...
Mighty Warriors in tough draw 19 September 2016 HARARE - The Mighty Warriors have been placed in a tough group for the 10th edition of the Africa Women Cup of Nations (Awcon) at the draw conducted in Yaoundé, Cameroon, last night. Shadreck Mlauzi’s charges were drawn in Group A were they will clash with hosts Cameroon, Egypt and South Afric...
Tapera bemoans poor preps 27 May 2016 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Jairos Tapera lashed out at Zifa for poor preparations after watching his charges being held to a goalless draw by Cameroon in a 2017 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier yesterday. The Young Warriors only trained for two days prior to yesterday’s match and ...
Continuity is key, says Tapera 19 May 2016 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Jairos Tapera says he will not tinker with his side when they take on Cameroon at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday. Zimbabwe take on the West Africans in the first leg of their 2017 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match with the return leg set for Y...
Mighty Warriors skipper bullish 3 October 2015 HARARE - Mighty Warriors captain Felistas Muzongondi believes Cameroon are not invincible and could easily fall in this afternoon’s 2016 Rio Olympic final qualifier at Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaoundé. The Mighty Warriors finally left the country yesterday morning for the tie against the West A...
Cameroon bans Islamic face veil 17 July 2015 YAOUNDE - Cameroon has banned the wearing of full-face Islamic veil, including the burka, in the Far North region, following two suicide bomb attacks. Two women dressed in the religious garments blew themselves up on Sunday in Fotokol, killing 13 people. The governor of the mainly Muslim re...
Young Warriors hailed 15 April 2015 HARARE - Zifa president Cuthbert Dube has led the plaudits for the victorious Zimbabwe Under-23 national team which has qualified for the 2015 All-Africa Games. The Young Warriors reached the finals to be staged in Congo-Brazzaville in September after dispatching the highly-fancied Cameroon in...
Dube sticks to old habits 25 March 2015 HARARE - Cuthbert Dube has been criticised for not attending local football matches and despite continued public outcry over the state of the national game which is clearly in intensive care, it seems the Zifa president is not moved. The Young Warriors, considered as the future national team a...
Mutasa remains calm 24 March 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe Under-23 team captain Wisdom Mutasa says they will not lift their foot off the pedal following Sunday’s 1-0 win over Cameroon in the first leg of their All-Africa Games qualifiers. Mutasa scored the only goal of the match as the Young Warriors defied their off-field problems ...
Advantage Young Warriors 24 March 2015 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Under-23 national soccer team defied all odds to stun Cameroon in the first leg of their African Games qualifier here yesterday. For much of the past week, the Young Warriors’ camp had been rocked by a serious crisis as most of the foreign-based players failed to turn up....
Young Warriors put on brave face 24 March 2015 HARARE - Despite shoddy preparations and a seemingly insurmountable clash against Cameroon on Sunday in the All-Africa Games qualifier, the Young Warriors were yesterday putting on a brave face and insisted they can produce a good result. The Young Warriors’ camp has been rocked with confusion...
Young Warriors bank on Mahachi 17 March 2015 HARARE - Mamelodi Sundowns winger Kuda Mahachi is expected to join the Young Warriors’ camp for Sunday’s 2015 All-Africa Games qualifier against Cameroon at Rufaro Stadium. The Young Warriors went into camp at Chikurubi last week and Mahachi was included in the provisional squad but there were...
African teams' World Cup conduct shameful 5 July 2014 JOHANNESBURG - A few writers caught my attention this week following failure by African teams to advance past the second round of the ongoing 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil. One African columnist termed the outrageous and avaricious nature displayed by African players at the World Cup as both e...
Neymar leads Brazil into last 16 24 June 2014 LONDON - Brazil forward Neymar shot to the top of the World Cup scoring charts with a superb double in-convincing 4-1 win for the hosts over Cameroon on Monday that sent them through as Group A winners to face Chile in the last 16. After grabbing a brace in Brazil's 3-1 win over Croatia in the...
Africa's embarrassing 2014 WC reps 21 June 2014 JOHANNESBURG - One week into the 2014 World Cup and one thing which has become so obvious is that soccer on the African continent has alarmingly gone backwards instead of moving forward. Countries like Ghana, Cameroon and Nigeria carried so much hope for the continent but after a week of huge ...
Africa will never cease to amaze 14 June 2014 JOHANNESBURG - With the 2014 World Cup in full swing, the disturbing matters regarding Brazil’s state of readiness have now been forgotten. The showpiece promises all the thrills and spills of the game of billions – and the hosts set the tone of the entire tournament with a swashbuckling 3-1 w...
Mexico down Cameroon 13 June 2014 LONDON - Mexico were rewarded for their attacking intent when Oribe Peralta's 61st minute strike gave ta 1-0 win over Cameroon in their World Cup opener at a rain-soaked Dunas arena on Friday. The Mexicans had two Giovani Dos Santos efforts controversially disallowed in the first half but Pera...
Hope, excitement and expectation 9 May 2014 HARARE - One Wednesday night, exactly six years ago, always reminds me of the fantastic potential we have as a nation to produce red-hot football talent in great numbers. The local league was off-season, but Zimbabwe’s Under-23 team hosted Cameroon midweek in a 2008 Olympic Games qualifier at ...
'Africa not ready to win Word Cup' 17 March 2014 HARARE - Liverpool legend John Barnes, who is visiting ?Harare, says African countries should improve on their mental approach if the continent is to win its first football World Cup. The 2014 World Cup will be staged in Brazil in June with Africa being represented by Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Al...