Articles tagged 'fc platinum'

It's Roddie again! 8 December 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum forward Rodwell Chinyengetere, last night joined a rare elite group of footballers to have won the Soccer Star of the Year gong back-to-back after he was crowned the winner last night at a glittering function in the capital. It was the second straight year that Chinyengete...
Roddie's big night? 7 December 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum forward Rodwell Chinyengetere stands on the brink of a rare feat of being crowned the Castle Lager Soccer Star of the Year for a second year running when the winner is announced in Harare tonight. Chinyengetere's work up-front, which saw him finish the season as the Castle...
FC Platinum march on 6 December 2018 FC Platinum....................(0) 1 CNaPS Sport........................0 (FC Platinum win 2-1 on aggregate) HARARE - Zimbabwe champions FC Platinum progressed to the final qualifying round of the African Champions League following the win over Malagasy side CNaPS Sport at Mandava Stadium ...
FC Platinum brace for CNaPS 5 December 2018 HARARE - Despite enjoying an advantage going into the return leg of their African Champions League preliminary round tie against Malagasy side CNaPS Sport this afternoon, FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza is desperate to see his charges scoring goals. Having forced a 1-1 draw in the first leg la...
Mapeza goes for all-out win 4 December 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza is fully aware of the need for his side to progress to the final qualifying round of the African Champions League against Malagasy side CNaPS Sport. The Zvishavane-based side host the Malagasy champions at Mandava Stadium tomorrow in the second of the p...
FC Platinum lift Castle Challenge Cup 3 December 2018 FC Platinum............... (1) 2 Triangle United................0 HARARE - Reigning Castle Lager Premiership champions FC Platinum capped off a fine 2018 campaign by retaining the Castle Challenge Cup with a victory over Triangle United here yesterday. Gift Mbweti and Thomas Chideu were on...
FC Platinum dominate Soccer Stars 30 November 2018 HARARE - Reigning Castle Lager Premiership champions FC Platinum dominated the 2018 Soccer Star of the Year Awards with three players among the best 11 following yesterday's selection meeting. The platinum miners forward Rodwell Chinyengetere, defender Kevin Moyo and midfielder Farai Madhanaga...
It's a turf war - CNaPS' artificial pitch worries Mapeza 26 November 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza hopes the artificial turf at the Vontovorona Stadium in Madagascar where his side take on CNaPS Sport in the 2018-19 African Champions League qualifier will not be a major factor. The Zimbabwe champions, who are hoping to reach the group stages of Afric...
2018 PSL season concludes 24 November 2018 HARARE - The 2018 Castle Lager Premiership campaign comes to end with at least eight matches taking place across the country this afternoon. FC Platinum have already been crowned champions for a second successive year while Nichrut, Mutare City Rovers and Shabanie Mine together with Bulawayo C...
FC Platinum, Ngezi fined 22 November 2018 HARARE - Champions FC Platinum and runners-up Ngezi Platinum were fined by the Premier Soccer League (PSL) for breaching rules and regulations of the top flight league. The reigning champions were fined $1 500 of which $500 was suspended on condition they don’t repeat a similar offence after m...
Mapeza wants perfect finish 17 November 2018 HARARE - Norman Mapeza believes pursuing an 80 point mark may be the best way to keep his FC Platinum players focused in the final two matches of the Castle Lager Premiership season. The Zvishavane-based side clinched their second successive title with two matches remaining and will be present...
Mapeza backs national team 16 November 2018 HARARE - Former Warriors coach Norman Mapeza is backing the national team to seal their qualification for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) when they face Liberia in a crucial qualifier in Monrovia on Sunday. The Warriors currently sit on top of Group G with eight points from four matches whi...
Mapeza adds feather to his cap 15 November 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza has been named Coach of the Month for October — the fifth time this season. Mapeza was named as the top coach for May, June, August and September. Striker Rodwell Chinyengetere was named Player of the Month for October, a period he contributed crucia...
FC Platinum to face CNaps 10 November 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwean league champions FC Platinum have been drawn to face Malagasy side CNaPS Sport in the preliminary round of the 2018-19 African Champions League. Pure Platinum Play will travel to Miarinarivo for the first leg set to be held on November 27 or 28 while the second leg is sched...
Worthy champions: Pure Platinum Play chase immortality 6 November 2018 HARARE - After sealing their second Castle League Premiership title on the spin over the weekend, Norman Mapeza and his FC Platinum side are now looking at inking their names in the history books of local football. Pure Platinum Play clinched their maiden title last season when they beat secon...
Mapeza not celebrating yet 4 November 2018 HARARE - While it is an open secret that Castle Lager Premiership log leaders FC Platinum are going to lift this year’s league title, their coach Norman Mapeza is far from popping the champagne bottles. The platinum miners need to avoid a defeat against neighbours Shabanie Mine this afternoon ...
FC Platinum on the cusp 25 October 2018 FC Platinum...(0) 2 Chicken Inn...0 HARARE - FC Platinum now just need a single point in their remaining three leagues games to clinch a second consecutive Castle Lager Premiership title following yesterday's win over Chicken In  at Mandava Stadium. Second half goals from Edwin Madanhanga ...
FC Platinum inch closer to glory 21 October 2018 Nichrut.....................................................0 FC Platinum.........................................(0)1 HARARE - FC Platinum opened a seven-point lead at the apex of the Castle Lager Premiership after edging relegation-threatened Nichrut and are now on the verge of a second lea...
Ngezi Platinum Stars sack Ndiraya 3 October 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars board yesterday made a surprising decision to sack coach Tonderai Ndiraya with just five games to go before 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season ends. The rumour mill then went into overdrive when the news broke late yesterday afternoon with Harare City’s coach Ma...
Chigowe's herculean task 3 October 2018 GWERU - Dynamos interim coach Lloyd “MaBlanyo” Chigowe believes the fading Harare giants need to be pragmatic if they are to survive relegation from the Castle Lager Premiership this season. With just six games to go before the season ends, DeMbare find themselves in the drop zone in 15th plac...
No more glamour: Platinum pile more misery on DeMbare 30 September 2018 FC Platinum.................(2) 2 Dynamos............................0 HARARE - Alarm bells should now be sounding for Dynamos after they were defeated by FC Platinum yesterday to compound the fading Harare giants' relegation fears from the Castle Lager Premiership. Two first half goals fr...
Platinum teams resume title fight 26 September 2018 HARARE - With FC Platinum and Ngezi Platinum Stars knocked out of the Chibuku Super Cup last weekend, the stage is now set for an intriguing two-horse race as the Castle Lager Premiership resumes this afternoon. While traditional giants Dynamos, Highlanders and CAPS United have all failed to i...
FC Platinum out of Chibuku 23 September 2018 FC Platinum……………….… (1) 2 Chapungu………………….…  (1) 2 (Chapungu win 5-4 on penalties) HARARE - FC Platinum's hopes of a league and cup double were extinguished after they were dumped out of the Chibuku Super Cup in the first round by Chapungu following a penalty shootout here yesterday. Th...
All eyes on FC Platinum 20 September 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza is fully aware that his team will have a difficult task in their quest to win a Castle Lager Premiership and Chibuku Super Cup double this season. The Zvishavane-based side are bidding to retain the league title they won last season for the first time i...
We're still in it - Chakoroma 19 September 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars captain Liberty Chakoroma believes his side is still in with a big chance of winning their maiden Castle Lager Premiership title. The Mhondoro-Ngezi-based side suffered a major blow to their title quest when they went down 1-0 to relegation-threatened Yadah FC on ...