Articles tagged 'chan'

Local refs get Chan assignment 5 August 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe referee Norman Matemera has been given the task to handle the 2018 Kenya African Nations Championships (Chan) qualifier return leg between Zambia and South Africa later this month at the Levi Mwanawasa Stadium. Matemera will be the man in the middle of the park and he will be...
Zifa cries foul 25 July 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Warriors officially lodged a complaint against Namibia's Brave Warriors for the alleged use of foreign-based players during the two-legged African Nations Championships (Chan) who are still on the books of several regional clubs. Namibia who have not had a local football ...
Chidzambwa gets nod for Chan 12 July 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has extended interim coach Sunday Chidzambwa’s mandate to include the 2018 Kenya African Nations Championship (Chan) qualifiers. The Warriors will travel to Windhoek to face Namibia in the first leg this Sunday at the Sam Nujoma Stadium while t...
Mhofu or Mapeza: Zifa in coach headache 11 July 2017 HARARE – The Warriors triumph at the 2017 Cosafa Castle Cup in South Africa has left the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) in a quandary regarding the team's substantive coach. Zifa is currently faced with a choice between FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza, ZPC Kariba coach Sunday Chidzambwa ...
Sharif Mussa: A true Warrior 26 March 2017 HARARE - When the legendary South African footballer Jomo Sono said coaching is a thankless profession, he must have probably forgotten to mention the backroom staff that works behind the scenes as well. As the Warriors prepare for a new era under a new coach following the departure of Kalisto...
Warriors' Chan matches fixed, Rushwaya implicated again 10 March 2016 HARARE - Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa yesterday revealed that the Warriors' 2016 African Nations Championships (Chan) matches were fixed by Asian betting syndicates linked to self-confessed serial match-fixer Wilson Raj Perumal. [GoogleAd] Former Zifa CEO Henrietta Rushwaya, who was impl...
Same old story 29 January 2016 RUBAVU - A change of venue failed to produce positive results as the Zimbabwe Warriors wrapped up their disappointing outing at the African Nations Championships (Chan) with the same old boring show. The only change was a goal and a point while in the first two matches they lost to Zambia and ...
1 goal, 1 point 28 January 2016 RUBAVU - Warriors coach Calisto Pasuwa was left a disappointed man after his charges conceded a last minute equaliser against Uganda to round off a disappointing African Nations Championships (Chan) campaign without a win here yesterday. A 49th minute William Manondo strike seemed enough to ea...
Warriors seek to salvage pride 27 January 2016 RUBAVU - Warriors coach Calisto Pasuwa yesterday revealed he will ring changes in this afternoon’s final African Nations Championships (Chan) Group D match against Uganda at Umuganda Stadium. The Warriors are already out of the tournament and face Uganda hoping to salvage some lost pride by en...
Mudehwe out of Uganda tie 27 January 2016 RUBAVU - Warriors winger Marshal Mudehwe has been ruled out of today's African Nations Championships (Chan) Group D clash against Uganda after suffering a groin injury. The FC Platinum youngster was in outstanding form against Mali causing all sorts of problems for the West Africans albeit in ...
Mushure rallies Warriors 26 January 2016 RUBAVU - Warriors left-back Ocean Mushure has rallied his teammates to quickly put the disappointment of bowing out of the African Nations Championships (Chan) tournament behind them and focus on their last Group D match, a dead rubber against Uganda tomorrow. Battered and bruised in their que...
Are the Warriors really serious? 26 January 2016 EDITOR — The early exit of Zimbabwe national soccer team — the Warriors — from the 2016 Chan tournament was such a disappointment. As a nation, we expected our team not to be eliminated in the early stages of the tournament but to at least proceed to the next round. My question now is are o...
Saul Chaminuka promises goals against Mali 22 January 2016 RUBAVU - Warriors assistant coach Saul Chaminuka has said his side is focused on giving everything to ensure an outright victory against Mali in their African Nations Champions (Chan) Group D second match at Umuganda Stadium tomorrow. Zimbabwe find themselves anchoring their group after losing...
Blow for Warriors 21 January 2016 RUBAVU - The Warriors have been dealt a huge blow ahead of their crucial African Nations Championships (Chan) Group D encounter against Mali on Saturday after defender Elisha Muroiwa was ruled out due to injury. Muroiwa, who emerged as one of the key men for Calisto Pasuwa’s charges in the 1-0...
Calisto Pasuwa rues missed chances 21 January 2016 RUBAVU - Warriors coach Calisto Pasuwa was left to lament wasted opportunities after Zimbabwe lost 1-0 to Zambia in their African Nations Championships (Chan) Group D opener on Tuesday. A pulsating second half, where Zimbabwe created a host of chances as they threatened to grind an important r...
Warriors in poor Chan opener 20 January 2016 KIGALI - THE decision to include two veteran Zambian internationals and Africa Nations Cup gold medal winners in their Chan 2016 squad has paid off, as Isaac Chansa scored the decisive goal for Zambia to beat Zimbabwe in their opening game at Rwanda 2016. Chansa and Chris Katongo both started ...
Warriors' Chan journey begins 19 January 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Warriors will be looking for a positive result when they begin their African Nations Championships (Chan) campaign with a Group D clash against neighbours Zambia this afternoon at the Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu, Rwanda. The Warriors, who left for Rwanda on Saturday, settled...
Chivayo delivers pledge to Warriors 7 January 2016 HARARE - Businessman Wicknell Chivayo once again lived up to his pledge to assist the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) when it emerged that he will bankroll the Warriors' upkeep in Rwanda. The Warriors are set to leave next Saturday, for the fourth edition of the African Nations Championsh...
'Warriors can reach Chan finals' 5 January 2016 HARARE - Warriors playmaker Raphael Manuvire has set his sights on at least reaching the finals at the upcoming 2016 African Nations Championship (Chan) to be held in Rwanda later this month. The Warriors are currently in camp preparing for the tournament and are scheduled to fly out to Giseny...
Warriors are in good hands — Chiyangwa 30 December 2015 HARARE - Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa yesterday assured the Warriors their bonuses and other needs for the 2016 African Nations Championship (Chan) finals will be catered for. Chiyangwa, who was elected into office on December 5, attended the Warriors’ afternoon training session at Gateway ...
Warriors resume camp 27 December 2015 HARARE - The Zimbabwe national football team went back into camp yesterday and immediately held their first training session in the afternoon as they step up preparations for the 2016 African Nations Championship (Chan) finals set for Rwanda next month. Preparations for the Chan tournament had...
Pasuwa digs in 22 December 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) yesterday issued a vague statement disguised as an apology to national team coach Calisto Pasuwa which his manager Gibson Mahachi described as not “sincere”. Pasuwa had demanded an apology from Zifa for tarnishing his otherwise good name before he ...
Pasuwa demands apology 21 December 2015 HARARE - National football team coach, Calisto Pasuwa has demanded an apology from the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) for tarnishing his name before he can accept being reinstated, throwing 2016 African Nations Championships (Chan) preparations into further turmoil. The newly-elected Zif...
Pasuwa axes absent Mushure 16 December 2015 HARARE - Warriors coach Calisto Pasuwa has expelled defender Ocean Mushure from the team’s camp after the reigning Castle Lager first runner-up failed to turn up for training in time. The Warriors trooped into camp on Sunday to begin preparations for the African Nations Championship (Chan) to ...
Pasuwa picks Chan squad 4 December 2015 HARARE - Warriors coach Calisto Pasuwa yesterday named a 32-man strong provisional squad for the African Nations Championship (Chan) tournament which will be held in Rwanda next month. The squad will, however, be trimmed to the final 23 before the biennial continental soccer showcase bursts in...