Articles tagged 'cosafa'

Pfumbidzayi explains goal celebration 15 October 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe national football team full back Ronald Pfumbidzayi has explained the choreographed goal celebration that followed his opener in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations  (Afcon) qualifier against DR Congo in Kinshasa on Saturday night. The former Caps United player and currently on th...
Anxious wait for Mighty Warriors 18 September 2018 HARARE - The Mighty Warriors will have to face an anxious wait to see if they can qualify for the 2018 Cosafa Women’s Championship semi-final following yesterday’s 2-1 defeat to Uganda in South Africa. Second half substitute Juliet Nalukenge put Uganda in the lead in the 63rd minute just seven...
'It's a good point' 11 September 2018 HARARE - Warriors goalkeeper George Chigova, believes the team earned a valuable point during Sunday’s 1-1 draw away to Congo in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier in Brazzaville. Zimbabwe remains on top in Group G with four points after two games while the Democratic Republic of C...
Malawi hammer Young Warriors 24 July 2018 HARARE - Malawi sent Zimbabwe packing from Cosafa Under-17 Youth championship following a 5-0 Group C victory that underlined their quality at the Francois Xavier Stadium in Port Louis, Mauritius yesterday. Zimbabwe, so dominant in Cosafa football in the past, continued their battles at Under-...
More plaudits for Warriors 12 June 2018 HARARE - The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) is the latest body to congratulate the Warriors after they came back from a goal down to beat Zambia 4-2 after extra-time in the Cosafa Cup final at the weekend. The Warriors are now the record holders of the regional title since Saturday’s v...
Warriors make it six 12 June 2018 JOHANNESBURG - Zimbabwe defeated arch rivals Zambia 4-2 after extra time at the Peter Mokaba Stadium to claim the 2018 Cosafa Cup title on Saturday. The Warriors, who trailed right to the death of regulation time before pulling the game out of the fire, have now won a record-extending six Sout...
'Chipolopolo won't be easy' 12 June 2018 HARARE – Warriors’ man-of-the-moment and goalkeeper George Chigova believes Zambia will have extra motivation in today’s Cosafa Cup final at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, South Africa. Kick-off is at 3pm. Zimbabwe reached today’s final following a 3-1 penalty shoot-out victory over...
Chigova inspires Zim. . . goalie saves three penalties 4 June 2018 Zimbabwe.............................(1)1 Botswana..............................(0)1 (Zimbabwe win 3-1 after a penalty shoot-out) Zimbabwe goalkeeper George Chigova was the hero of the night yesterday after saving three penalties against Botswana to send the Warriors into the semi-finals of ...
Ngezi star eyes Cosafa 30 May 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars forward Terrence Dzvukamanja is relishing a chance to showcase his skills at the 2018 Cosafa Castle Cup in South Africa. Dzvukamanja, who has scored eight times in 14 matches for the log leaders, is part of Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa’s squad in camp for the ...
Warriors get Cosafa bye 20 April 2018   HARARE - Defending champions Zimbabwe have been handed a bye during the draw for the 2018 Cosafa Castle Cup held at Safa House in Johannesburg, South Africa on Wednesday. The Warriors, who won the tournament last year after beating Zambia 3-1 in the final, will start the tournament in the...
Kwese on Cosafa sponsorship 15 April 2018 HARARE - Kwese refers to media reports related to the sponsorship of participating teams in the 2017 Cosafa Women’s Championships held in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and wishes to clarify that the company did not commit to ongoing sponsorship of the tournament.  Kwese only supported the Cosafa women’s ...
Young Warriors ready for Cosafa 6 December 2017 HARARE - The Young Warriors arrived in Zambia yesterday ahead of the Cosafa Under-20 Championships which kicks-off today in Kitwe with their head coach Bekithemba Ndlovu declaring his charges ready for the tournament. Zimbabwe, who left the country yesterday morning by road, are pooled in Grou...
Ndlovu wants training camp 22 November 2017 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Bhekithemba Ndlovu is hoping his team will go into camp soon to intensify preparations for next month’s Cosafa Under-20 Championships. The Young Warriors are pooled in Group C together with Angola, Lesotho and Namibia. The team is currently training in two batc...
Ndlovu picks Cosafa squad 21 November 2017 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Bhekithemba Ndlovu has chosen his provisional 29-man squad for the 2017 Cosafa Under-20 Championship to be held in Zambia next month. Ndlovu was in the last weeks conducting trials in Bulawayo while his assistant Mark Mathe was doing the same in Harare in order to...
Ndlovu satisfied with Cosafa draw 10 November 2017 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Bhekithemba Ndlovu believes his side has been handed a fair draw for next month’s Cosafa Under-20 Championship to be held in Zambia. Ndlovu’s side have been pooled in Group C together with Angola, Lesotho and Namibia. “I think it’s a fair draw but it’s importan...
Ndlovu targets Cosafa Cup 1 November 2017 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Bekithemba Ndlovu said they were looking at assembling a team that can go and compete at this year’s Cosafa Under-20 championships scheduled for December in Zambia. Ndlovu, who was roped in to lead the Young Warriors following the elevation of Mandla Mpofu to assi...
Banyana crowned Cosafa champions 26 September 2017 BULAWAYO - Banyana Banyana emerged the 2017 Cosafa Women Champions after they dislodged cup holders Mighty Warriors 2-1 in the final match played here yesterday. South Africa always looked dangerous going up front with some beautiful build-ups from the midfield while Zimbabwe resorted to the l...
Mighty Warriors out to defend Cosafa title 23 September 2017 BULAWAYO - Although they might not be a well-resourced national team, the Mighty Warriors continue to do the nation proud after they reached the final of the ongoing Cosafa Women's Championship. Zimbabwe booked their place in tomorrow's final at Barbourfields Stadium with a convincing 4-0 win ...
Mighty Warriors take on Kenya 21 September 2017 BULAWAYO - The Mighty Warriors face a mammoth task as they play East African side Kenya in the Cosafa Women’s Championship semi-finals at Barbourfields Stadium this afternoon. The hosts managed to force their way into the semi-finals via the back door after finishing second to the East African...
Mighty Warriors blow lead 18 September 2017 BULAWAYO - The Mighty Warriors were left cursing themselves after giving up a three-goal lead before drawing 3-3 against Malawi at the ongoing Cosafa Women’s Championships to leave them on the verge of exiting the tournament. Rutendo “Madzimai” Makore’s hat-trick was not enough to send the Mig...
Mighty Warriors seek positive start 13 September 2017 HARARE - Can the Mighty Warriors repeat their 2011 heroism and lift this year’s edition of the Cosafa Women’s Championships which gets underway in Bulawayo today? Well, that’s the big question coach Sithethelwe Sibanda and her charges will have to answer when they troop into Barbourfields Stad...
Can Zim remain unbeaten? 13 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe will be hoping to continue with their unbeaten run when they take on Uganda at the Wanderers Stadium in Windhoek, Namibia at the ICC 2018 ICC World Women's T20, Africa Qualifiers. Adam Chifo's side began their tournament with an eight-wicket win over the hosts Namibia on Sund...
Stage set for Cosafa 12 September 2017 HARARE - The Cosafa Women Championships kicks off in Bulawayo tomorrow as 12 nations are chasing the title with the host country Zimbabwe declaring themselves ready for the region’s biggest women’s football tournament. Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) spokesperson Xolisani Gwesela, who is ...
Mighty Warriors step up Cosafa preps 6 September 2017 HARARE - The Mighty Warriors are stepping up their preparations for the Cosafa Women Championships regional tournament. Zimbabwe, who are the defending champions after winning the tournament when it was last held in 2011 are pooled in Group A alongside neighbours Zambia, Madagascar and Malawi....
Mighty Warriors get fair Cosafa draw 24 August 2017 HARARE - Defending champions and hosts Zimbabwe have been pooled in Group A together with neighbours Zambia, Madagascar and Malawi for the 2017 Cosafa Women’s Championships scheduled for Bulawayo next month. The tournament is set to be held across two venues — Barbourfields and Luveve Stadium ...