Articles tagged 'chunga'

City part ways with Chunga 6 December 2016 HARARE - Harare City have parted ways with coach Moses Chunga with his former assistant Mkhuphali Masuku coming in as the new head coach. Chunga took over from Taurai Mangwiro last season, who was fired only eight games into the just-ended season. [GoogleAd] Bambo, however, failed to tur...
Tsipa strikes again to edge CAPS closer 30 October 2016 HARARE - For CAPS United, what mattered most were three points. That is all they wanted and that is all they got. Lloyd Chitembwe came straight from church all suited and booted for yesterday's match, rightly so because he knew the mission he was about to undertake. [Adz] “I'm not dresse...
City out to derail CAPS United 28 October 2016 HARARE - Harare City coach Moses Chunga feels his team’s Castle Premiership clash against CAPS United tomorrow at Rufaro Stadium may provide more clues as to whether they are heading in the right direction. Chunga, who replaced Taurai Mangwiro in June, has overhauled the Sunshine Boys by promo...
Harare City divided over Chunga 21 October 2016 HARARE - The  Harare City executive is at odds on whether to give coach Moses Chunga a permanent contract at the end of the season. Chunga, who replaced Taurai Mangwiro in June, has been working without a contract thus far and his leadership of the club has been met with different views by the...
Chitiyo boost for City 20 October 2016 HARARE - Harare City have been handed a major boost ahead of their Chibuku Super Cup semi-final clash against FC Platinum on Saturday at Mandava Stadium with the timely recovery of midfielder Ronald Chitiyo. Chitiyo missed Harare City’s 2-1 defeat to Hwange over the weekend with a bout of flu....
Shaya, Chunga, Ndlovu or Billiat? 17 October 2016 JOHANNESBURG - On one of the biggest football forums on the African continent, one Zimbabwe journalist asked who should be considered the greatest of all of Zimbabwe’s past and present football players. While some will come up with their own “weird” names, the four names that dominated the cha...
Mapeza goes berserk 10 October 2016 HARARE - Temperamental FC PLATINUM coach Norman Mapeza went ballistic following his side's 2-1 loss to Harare City here yesterday. The platinum miners' lead at the top of the Castle Lager Premiership table has now been cut to one point ahead of second-placed Highlanders, who beat Chapungu 0-1 ...
Chunga warns FC Platinum 10 October 2016 HARARE - Harare City coach Moses Chunga says his side will not offer any favours to Castle Lager Premiership chasing FC Platinum when the two teams clash at Rufaro Stadium this afternoon. With five games to go, the platinum miners are in pole position with 51 points but they still face stiff c...
Bosso close gap on leaders 23 September 2016 HARARE - Highlanders coach Erol Akbay is convinced yesterday’s hard-fought 1-0 win over Harare City could be the turning point in the Castle Lager Premiership title race which saw them reduce the gap with log leaders FC Platinum to just four points. The Bulawayo giants, who occupy third spot o...
Masomore loses on topflight return 19 September 2016 HARARE - Defending champions Harare City strolled into the quarter-finals of the Chibuku Super Cup with a convincing victory over struggling Border Strikers here yesterday. In-form striker Jerry Chipangura, Ronald Chitiyo, Farai Madhanaga and Willard Manondo were on target for the Sunshine Boy...
Chunga remains hopeful 19 September 2016 HARARE - It has been a trying season for Harare City. But on Friday, they can go some way towards salvaging their disappointing 2016. Their best, and perhaps only chance of silverware, will come when they take on relegation-threatened Border Strikers in the first round of the Chibuku Super Cup...
Chibuku Super Cup draw held 6 September 2016 HARARE - The first round draw for the 2016 edition of the Chibuku Super Cup was held in the capital yesterday with a number of interesting pairings emerging. Defending champions Harare City were pitted against relegation-threatened Border Strikers with the Sunshine Boys declaring that it would...
Harare City edge Ngezi Platinum 5 September 2016 HARARE - Harare City held on to a 45-minute strike from midfielder Farai Madhananga to beat a spirited Ngezi Platinum Stars in a tepid Castle Premier Soccer League match that only became lively in the last 10 minutes here yesterday. The Warriors player, who is also comfortable in a left-back p...
City's Manuvire, Chunga make up 17 August 2016 HARARE - Harare City playmaker Raphael Manuvire has patched up his differences with coach Moses Chunga and is back in training with the rest of his teammates. Manuvire, last month, stopped training with the first team and had requested for a transfer after falling out of favour with Chunga but...
Relief for Chunga, Harare City 4 August 2016 HARARE - Underfire Harare City coach Moses Chunga was a relieved man after he guided his charges to a 2-0 home win over ZPC Kariba here yesterday. This was Chunga’s first win at Rufaro Stadium since taking over from deposed gaffer Taurai Mangwiro before the mid-season break. Defender Crispe...
Manuvire hands in Harare City transfer request 18 July 2016 HARARE - Harare City coach Moses Chunga revealed that star forward Raphael Manuvire has handed in a transfer request following another disappointing home draw against champions Chicken Inn yesterday. The former ZPC Kariba playmaker penned a one year contract with the Sunshine Boys at the begin...
Chunga relishes new challenge 10 June 2016 HARARE - Newly-appointed Harare City coach Moses Chunga is relishing the challenge ahead of his team's match against Ngezi Platinum Stars at Baobab Stadium on Sunday. Chunga was appointed as the new Sunshine Boys' head coach following the sacking of Taurai Mangwiro last week over poor results....
Who was the greatest Zim player of all time? 12 July 2015 JOHANNESBURG - I was having a chat with Bafana Bafana coach Ephraim Shakes Mashaba this week when he took me down the memory lane regarding Mzansi football and some of its past heroes. Although Mashaba is considered one of the greatest defenders ever, the Bafana mentor was modest in naming a h...
Pasuwa divides Zifa 29 April 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe Football Association is divided over the appointment of Calisto Pasuwa as the substantive Warriors coach. The Zifa High Performance Committee (ZHPC) is meeting today to discuss the appointment of various national team coaches. Zifa president Cuthbert Dube and CEO Jonathan ...
Bambo's Buffaloes' preps hamstrung 4 March 2015 MUTARE - Buffaloes coach Moses Chunga’s preparations for the 2015 Castle Premiership season have suffered a huge knock after he was directed to register only three ‘civilian’ players by the army side. What makes matters worse is the fact the Chunga was only notified of the decision at the week...
Chunga wants new signings 7 February 2015 HARARE - Buffaloes coach Moses Chunga is confident his side will complete a number of deals to boost his squad ahead of the 2015 Castle Premiership season. The Mutare side fought against relegation for most parts of last year and only survived the chop on the last day of the season. Chunga,...
Buffaloes in controversial win 23 September 2014 MUTARE - Buffaloes narrowly beat Triangle 1-0 through a 77th minute Kastigu Juwakinyu header in an evenly contested Castle Lager Premiership match here on Sunday. Juwakinyu broke the visiting sugar-cane farmers' resistance after Jimmy Tigere skied his clearance in a defensive mix-up with his k...
Wasteful Bosso held 4 September 2014 BULAWAYO – Highlanders titled charge was severely dented after yesterday’s goalless draw with Buffaloes in a Castle premiership match here. Bosso needed to win to maintain pressure on log leaders Dynamos, who beat Chiredzi FC 2-0 yesterday, but they wasted a number of scoring chances they crea...
Chunga for Buffaloes 27 August 2014 MUTARE - Castle Premiership side Buffaloes are set to unveil Moses 'Bambo' Chunga as their new coach to replace Luke 'Vahombe' Masomere. Masomere quit the club on Monday following the 2-2 draw with Shabanie over the weekend and was unveiled as the new How Mine coach yesterday. Chunga was ho...
Chaminuka cries foul 30 June 2014 HARARE - ZPC Kariba coach Saul Chaminuka blasted referee Nomore Musundire for showing him a red card in a Castle Premiership match with Chiredzi FC which ended in a 1-1 draw on Saturday. Chaminuka was incensed with Chadya’s decision show a second yellow card to winger Luckmore Makura for divin...