Articles tagged 'castle premiership'

DeMbare crush Whawha 17 September 2015 HARARE - Reigning champions Dynamos got their weekend's blues out of their system with a convincing win over WhaWha in a Castle Premiership match yesterday to ensure they remain in the title race. But their win was soured by wins by Chicken Inn and FC Platinum in Triangle and Bulawayo, respect...
It's Super Saturday 8 November 2014 HARARE - Today's clash between ZPC Kariba and Dynamos at the Nationals Sports Stadium has been billed as the title decider for an intriguing 2014 Castle Premiership season. Dynamos lead the log standings on 54 points while ZPC Kariba are in second place, just one point behind the defending cha...
Title race gets hotter 26 September 2014 HARARE - With only seven matches left before the Castle Premiership season comes to an end, reigning champions Dynamos face relegation-threatened Shabanie Mine on Sunday hoping to consolidate their position at the summit. While DeMbare have maintained their two-point lead at the top, Calisto P...
Mangwiro demands consistency 19 June 2014 HARARE - CAPS United coach Taurai Mangwiro has called for more consistency from his team ahead of the Green Machine’s Castle Premiership tie against bottom-of-the-table Chiredzi in the Lowveld on Sunday. Makepekepe’s away from has been far from impressive this season, recording just one win on...
Chibuku Cup back on PSL calendar 27 March 2014 HARARE - Football fans are in for a jam-packed season after Delta Beverages yesterday unveiled the new Chibuku Super Cup, a knock-out tournament for all 16 Premier Soccer League (PSL) clubs. The beverages giant will bankroll the tournament, which will be played between May and August, to the t...
Dynamos court Zuze 17 December 2013 HARARE - Castle Premiership champions Dynamos are on the verge of appointing Monomotapa coach Biggie Zuze as Calisto Pasuwa’a assistant, the Daily News can reveal. Zuze, who still have a running contract with relegated Monomotapa, is expected to replace Tonderai Ndiraya, who stepped down from ...
Congratulations Glamour Boys 26 November 2013 EDITOR — Congratulations to Dynamos for winning the Castle Premiership title for the 20th time. You have made us so proud and I am so pleased to be associated with you. At a time when all hope was lost you defied all odds and proved our enemies wrong. We started  the final day in second ...
DeMbare bank on City slip-up 22 November 2013 HARARE - Dynamos team manager Richard Chihoro is hoping for one more twist in the Castle Premiership title race, and has called on rivals CAPS United to do them a huge favour by shattering Harare City's championship dream.  Chihoro, a former DeMbare player, remains upbeat about his side's chan...
Former champs Monomotapa relegated 15 November 2013 HARARE - Monomotapa's eight year stay with the Castle Premiership came to an end yesterday after losing this crucial match yesterday. Just five years ago, Monomotapa were crowned champions of Zimbabwe, and even reached the group stages of the prestigious African Champions League the following ...
PSL title race talking points 6 November 2013 HARARE - Another intriguing Castle Premiership title race is on the cards with Harare City and Highlanders both hoping to dethrone defending champions Dynamos. Although FC Platinum and CAPS United still have a chance to play catch up, it looks like the two have left their title challenge too l...
CAPS after double, says Kumbuyani 6 November 2013 HARARE - CAPS United captain Tapiwa Kumbuyani believes Makepekepe have been handed yet another lifeline to resurrect their faint Castle Premiership title hopes after last weekend's results, in addition to their quest for the Mbada Diamonds Cup. While Dynamos, Harare City, Highlanders and FC Pl...
'History favours us' 24 October 2013 HARARE - Dynamos fullback Thomas Magorimbo believes the odds are heavily stacked against Highlanders ahead of Sunday's blockbuster clash at Barbourfields stadium due to the champions' dominance of this fixture since 2006. The Castle Premiership defending champions are however on edge after sur...
Pasuwa reads Riot Act 10 October 2013 HARARE - Dynamos coach Calisto Pasuwa launched a furious tirade at his players during a team meeting at the club's training ground yesterday, warning them that he will not tolerate any more performances like their last two outings. Pasuwa – seemingly shaken by the team's poor showing in their ...
We're in for a treat, folks! 4 October 2013 HARARE - The past 48 hours have been one of those moments in a football season us fanatics of the game live for. The newsroom was abuzz on Wednesday with colleagues scrambling for the Castle Premiership log standings following Dynamos' shock 4-2 defeat to Hwange at the Colliery. It is expec...
Hwange take aim at DeMbare 1 October 2013 HWANGE - Hwange have taken aim at Dynamos saying they will be the next to choke under the sweltering heat of the Colliery when the two sides clash in a Castle Premiership fixture on Wednesday. The coal miners cannot afford to lose any of their remaining nine PSL matches if they are to survive ...
Predicament for PSL 12 August 2013 HARARE - The Castle Premiership is likely to be extended for another three more weeks following the postponement of the Chan qualifier between Zimbabwe and Zambia. The much-anticipated match failed to take place at Rufaro Stadium yesterday after the Cameroonian referees were reportedly strande...
Off-field drama spices up Mauritius match 5 August 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe striker Tendai Ndoro was at the centre of an off field storm following the Warriors' drawn match with Mauritius at Rufaro Stadium yesterday. This was after the Castle Premiership leading goal scorer's estranged wife Emilia Chawanda threatened to dump his three-month baby at t...
Controversy reigns at Maglas 13 May 2013 HARARE - Crown troubled forced the abandonment of this Castle Premiership match nine minutes from time after Shabanie fans run amok following two denied goals, which were ruled off side despite being own goals. Harare City, despite the poor officiating, put up a vintage performance at the Maglas ...
Chungwa hattrick lifts CAPS 28 April 2013 HARARE - CAPS United moved into second place on the Castle Premiership log standings with a win over Black Mambas yesterday courtesy of Domenic Chungwa s hattrick. United moved to 12 points after the win yesterday and now sit in second place behind log leaders FC Platinum, who are on 15 points af...
He just cant stop scoring 3 April 2013 HARARE - He was the country s deadliest striker last year with 18 Castle Premiership goals, and two games into the new season, he has already banged three. Nelson Maziwisa was recalled by FC Platinum at the beginning of the season from a loan spell at town rivals Shabanie Mine, and the platinum m...
Gunners boost survival hopes 1 November 2012 HARARE - Gunners finally kick-started their Castle Premiership survival quest with a well-earned victory over high-flying Monomotapa yesterday. The victory instils some hope in Gunners survival ambitions as they leapfrogged two places in the positive on the log standings with just three games rem...
'Dynamos a threat' 26 October 2012 HARARE - Highlanders need to be at their very best if they are to knock Castle Premiership log leaders Dynamos off their perch, says Tshilamoyo midfielder Masimba Mambare. Bosso arrive at Rufaro Stadium on Sunday trailing DeMbare by two points with only five games to go before the 2012 Castle Pre...