Articles tagged 'gorowa'

I wanted to kill myself - Gorowa 27 June 2017 HARARE – Former Warriors coach Ian Gorowa contemplated committing suicide after allegations that he was part of a cabal which tried to fix Zimbabwe's 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers against Swaziland. However, only the intervention of the late former Warriors winger Edzai Kasinau...
Zifa lift Gorowa, Kasinauyo suspensions 11 February 2017 BULAWAYO – The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has lifted the suspensions of several individuals who include former Warriors coach Ian Gorowa and ex-Zifa bord member Edzai Kasinauyo. The duo were banned by the association after they were alleged to have tried to fix Zimbabwe's 2017 Africa...
Gorowa breathes fire 18 March 2016 HARARE - Former Warriors coach Ian Gorowa has denied any involvement in the match-fixing scandal which has rocked Zimbabwean football since last week. Gorowa said it is “deeply unfair” for the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) to continue dragging his name in the “mud” when they have not he...
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...
Gorowa savages Zifa 29 April 2015 JOHANNESBURG - Former Zimbabwe coach Ian Gorowa is threatening to report the country's football association (Zifa) to Fifa, in a bid to recover money which he claims is owed to him. Football's world governing body recently expelled the Warriors from the 2018 World Cup qualifiers as punishment ...
I'm too good for Dynamos - Gorowa 26 November 2014 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe coach Ian Gorowa yesterday distanced himself from the soon-to-be vacant Dynamos post, saying “I’m too good for local clubs”. Gorowa has been linked with the Dynamos post after Calisto Pasuwa announced he will be leaving the club when his contract expires at the end of ...
Gorowa set for DeMbare? 25 November 2014 HARARE - Dynamos are negotiating with former Zimbabwe national team coach Ian Gorowa as a possible replacement for Calisto Pasuwa, who will step down at the end of the year. Pasuwa wrote his own piece of history after becoming the first local coach to win four league titles on the trot when he...
Pasuwa appointed Young Warriors coach 16 August 2014 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) yesterday appointed coaches for all the junior national teams with Dynamos coach Calisto Pasuwa becoming the substantive Under-23 coach. With the Warriors disbanded and with no coach after Ian Gorowa’s resignation earlier this month, Pasuwa bec...
Zifa meet to discuss missing $700K, Gorowa's fate 5 August 2014 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) holds an extra-ordinary board meeting tomorrow to discuss issues surrounding the missing $700 000 from the published accounts of 2011, 2012 and 2013. At the same meeting, the association will also tackle the fate of all national team coaches in...
Are we the new minnows now? 5 August 2014 HARARE - The successful progression of four Southern African region teams into the group stages of 2015 African Nations Cup qualifiers – three of those teams relatively lightweights of the game on the continent – has put the sorry state of our game back into the spotlight again.  Zimbabwe plun...
Zim football in intensive care 7 June 2014 JOHANNESBURG - My good country Zim will once again be watching the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals from the sidelines. Since being admitted to the international fold in 1980, Zimbabwe has only managed to feature at Africa’s biggest football showpiece on a pittance two occasions. S...
It's official, we're now minnows 4 June 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's elimination at the preliminary stage of the African Nations Cup qualifiers is an all-time low for a football team that has allowed so much heartache in our lives. The Warriors were knocked out of the qualifiers at the weekend when they drew 2-2 with Tanzania Stars at the Na...
Don't shed tears for Gorowa, Warriors 3 June 2014 HARARE - Zimbabweans must not feel sad or shed any tear for Warriors coach Ian Gorowa, his pathetic players and the ever-blundering Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa). This trinity is just a bunch of worthless imposters that do not deserve to be associated with the Warriors brand that is lov...
Another Warriors heartbreak 2 June 2014 HARARE - A poor carpenter blames his old tools, goes the adage. And yesterday was just a big let down from Zimbabwe football coach Ian Gorowa and his troops after they drew 2-2 with Tanzania to bow out of the first round of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying on a 3-2 aggregate. Glori...
Do-or die for Warriors 31 May 2014 HARARE - The Zimbabwe national football team needs nothing short but victory against Tanzania in this afternoon's 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier at the National Sports Stadium. With a two-goal margin victory needed to progress to the second round, the Warriors final preparations ...
Gorowa pardons Katsande 28 May 2014 HARARE - Willard Katsande is back in the Zimbabwe national football team fold after the star midfielder ironed out differences with coach Ian Gorowa yesterday. The Kaizer Chiefs hardman had been in the eye of a storm after missing the first leg of the 2015 African Nations Cup qualifier against...
Warriors lack impact players 24 May 2014 JOHANNESBURG - I feel pity for Ian Gorowa. Here is a coach who I have utmost respect of. He is young, articulate, streetwise and fought had to empower himself. He has played at the highest level and is confident about the direction he wants to take the Warriors to. His biggest problem...
Should we start to panic? 20 May 2014 HARARE - Now that the Warriors are off to their worst possible start in their quest to return to the African Nations Cup finals for the first time in eight years, how much should we be worried about the 1-0 defeat to Tanzania on Sunday? Let us be mildly optimistic, and say it’s not time to hit...
False start for Warriors 19 May 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe came unstuck in Dar es Salaam yesterday as their hopes of getting a positive start to their 2015 African Nations Cup campaign took a huge dent with a 1-0 defeat. The Warriors fell behind as early as the 13th minute through John Bocco and tried as they may they never recovered...
Gorowa sets up Warriors to attack on the break 17 May 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe football team coach Ian Gorowa says his team will take a cautious approach when they take on Tanzania in tomorrow’s 2015 African Nations Cup (Afcon) preliminary qualifier. The Warriors flew out of the country yesterday afternoon abroad an Ethiopian Airways flight and spent th...
Willard Katsande riles Gorowa 14 May 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe football coach Ian Gorowa has expressed disappointment with midfielder Willard Katsande for failing to report for Warriors training, fuelling speculation the Kaizer Chiefs hardman would rather attend the South Africa Premiership awards ceremony on Sunday.  The Warriors gaffer...
Warriors begin Afcon preps 13 May 2014 HARARE - The Zimbabwe national football team will get down to serious business today when they begin preparations for the 2015 African Nations Cup preliminary round qualifiers against Tanzania at the weekend. The Warriors squad, which is dominated by locally based players, was scheduled to get...
Gorowa picks Warriors squad 9 May 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe football coach Ian Gorowa has stuck with the majority of players who have been doing duty under his reign when he named a provisional 22-men squad for the 2015 African Nations Cup preliminary round qualifiers against Tanzania this month. Gorowa has kept faith in the majority ...
Mashingaidze torches storm 30 April 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) CEO Jonathan Mashingaidze is in the eye of a storm after stunning revelations that he unilaterally appointed a new technical director for the association without board approval. Mashingaidze appointed Maxwell Takaendesa Jongwe as the new Zifa techn...
Gorowa's positive headache 24 March 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwean forward Edward Sadomba scored the only goal on Friday when Libyan outfit Ahly Benghazi beat holders Al-Ahly 1-0 in the African Champions League in Tunis to further enhance his reputation as a proven scorer at a time his country needs such hitmen in their quest to qualify for n...