Articles tagged 'highlanders'

Football admins should wake up 4 November 2018 HARARE - While discussing the way football clubs are run in Zimbabwe, a colleague took time to show me an article from The Guardian. It is about a team, which is run professionally and has set values that are culture-specific. “Athletic Bilbao are almost entirely reliant on their academy fo...
Harare City prioritise Chibuku 2 November 2018 HARARE – With the Chibuku Super Cup final around the corner, Harare City coach Mark Harrison is set to give the club’s emerging talent a run in the league against Highlanders at Barbourfields Stadium on Sunday. After the clash with Bosso, the Sunshine Boys will then start preparations for a po...
Harrison shifts focus to Bosso 31 October 2018 HARARE - After guiding his charges into the Chibuku Super Cup final, Harare City coach Mark Harrison has since shifted focus to their battle for top four when they travel to Bulawayo to face Highlanders at Barbourfields on Sunday in a Castle Lager Premiership tie. The Sunshine Boys, the most s...
Madinda rules out Ngezi switch 27 October 2018 HARARE - Under-pressure Highlanders technical manager Madinda Ndlovu insists he remains committed to the Bulawayo giants despite speculation linking him with an exit. There has also been growing speculation linking Ndlovu to the vacant post at Ngezi Platinum Stars following the sacking of Tond...
Violence mars Chapungu win 26 October 2018 ASCOT STADIUM - Highlanders suffered their worst defeat of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season when they lost to relegation-threatened Chapungu in a match marred by crowd trouble here yesterday. The match was halted for at least 28 minutes in the second half after Edmore Muzanenhamo had g...
Bosso away pain continues 17 October 2018 HARARE - Highlanders are concerned with their away record this season in the Castle Lager Premiership which has seen them win only four times outside Bulawayo. Last weekend, the Bulawayo giants' top four push suffered a huge blow when they drew 1-1 away to bottom side Shabanie Mine at Maglas S...
Bosso, Shabanie in stalemate 15 October 2018 Shabanie Mine.........(0) 1 Highlanders.............(1) 1 HARARE - Highlanders' push for a top four finish in the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season suffered a blow following yesterday's draw with bottom side Shabanie Mine at Maglas Stadium. The Bulawayo giants remain in sixth place on t...
Harare derby explodes 14 October 2018 HARARE - Dynamos continue with their fight for dear life when they take on city rivals CAPS United in the Harare derby this afternoon at Rufaro Stadium. One thing is for sure for the blue side of the capital — there is not even room for more slip-ups. The Glamour Boys come into today's game...
Bosso out of Chibuku Super Cup 7 October 2018 Harare City...............(2) 2 Highlanders...................0 HARARE - First half goals from Wilfred Muvirimi and William Manondo were all defending champions Harare City needed to knock out Highlanders from the Chibuku Super Cup yesterday. The Bulawayo giants shot themselves in the foot...
Silverware race is on 2 October 2018 HARARE - Defending champions Harare City will meet Bulawayo giants Highlanders in the Chibuku Super Cup quarter-final following yesterday's draw which saw all the big guns avoid each other. Relegation-threatened Dynamos host Herentals this Sunday while CAPS United travel to Gweru for a date ag...
Keepers steal the show as CAPS United, Highlanders share spoils 1 October 2018 CAPS United............................0 Highlanders.............................0 HARARE - Goalkeepers Prosper Chigumba and Ariel Sibanda put in wonderful performances as CAPS United and Highlanders shared spoils in a lively Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. Both sides put in some...
Bosso, CAPS Utd in top four battle 29 September 2018 HARARE - It has been a disappointing 2018 Castle Lager Premiership campaign for both CAPS United and Highlanders. The under-achieving Premier League giants are now locked in a battle to finish in the top four. With seven matches left before the season ends, the Green Machine currently sit f...
Bosso bag back-to-back wins over Yadah 27 September 2018 Highlanders.....................(1) 2 Yadah.............................. (1)1 BULAWAYO - A new look Highlanders side bounced back to winning ways with a slender victory over Yadah in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. A goal in each half from Newman Sianchali and Denzel Khumalo w...
Highlanders baptise Yadah in Chibuku 24 September 2018 Highlanders...2 Yadah FC...1 BULAWAYO - Highlanders had to rally from behind to overcome battling Yadah and book a place in the quarterfinals of the Chibuku Super Cup here yesterday. Second half goals from Mbongeni Ndlovu and Newman Sianchali were all Bosso needed to cancel a Simbarashe ...
Mutare City stun Highlanders 13 September 2018 Mutare City Rovers......(0) 1 Highlanders.....................0 RUSAPE - Mutare City Rovers are refusing to go down without a fight after securing a shock slender win over Highlanders in a Castle Lager Premiership match here yesterday. Evans Chikwaikwai rose from the bench to strike in t...
Mutare City wary of Bosso 12 September 2018 MUTARE - Mutare City Rovers are aware of the tough challenge they will face when they take on resurgent Bulawayo giants Highlanders this afternoon at Vhengere Stadium. Magusha Bhora are still smarting from the 6-0 loss away to defending champions FC Platinum in their last outing at Mandava Sta...
Madinda clears the air 11 September 2018 BULAWAYO - Highlanders technical manager Madinda Ndlovu says everything is now in order at the Bulawayo giants following an impressive 3-0 over rivals Dynamos at Barbourfields Stadium on Sunday. After three matches without a win, Ndlovu sent the rumour mill into overdrive last week when he sai...
Bosso thrash poor Dynamos 10 September 2018 Highlanders............(1) 3 Dynamos....................0 BULAWAYO - Highlanders ended their three-game win-less run in the Castle Lager premiership by walloping rivals Dynamos in a thrilling encounter here yesterday. Bosso got their goals from Tafadzwa Sibanda, Gabriel Nyoni and Newman Si...
Bosso, DeMbare finally meet 9 September 2018 HARARE - Highlanders and Dynamos resume their rivalry this afternoon when they clash in a rescheduled Castle Lager Premiership match at Barbourfields Stadium. With log leaders FC Platinum and second-placed Ngezi Platinum Stars turning the title race into a duopoly, Bosso and DeMbare are fighti...
Madinda confident of victory 8 September 2018 BULAWAYO - Highlanders technical manager Madinda Ndlovu is confident that his charges will rise to the occasion when the Bulawayo giants clash with their perennial rivals Dynamos at Barbourfields Stadium tomorrow. The rescheduled match will see Bosso try to do the double over DeMbare after win...
Madinda keeps fans guessing 4 September 2018 BULAWAYO - After the 1-2 loss to Ngezi Platinum Stars at home on Sunday, Highlanders technical manager Madinda Ndlovu, pictured, has promised to make a big announcement in due course. This has heightened tension among the Bosso faithful as there is a lot of speculation going around after the s...
DeMbare, Bosso clash is finally cleared 4 September 2018 HARARE - The eagerly-anticipated rescheduled Castle Lager Premiership match between bitter rivals Highlanders and Dynamos has now been set for this coming Sunday at Barbourfields Stadium. The match was twice postponed last month due to other pressing issues but according to communication relea...
Ngezi still in it 3 September 2018 Highlanders…………………………..(1) 1 Ngezi Platinum……………………..(1) 2 BULAWAYO - Ngezi Platinum Stars kept pressure on Castle Lager Premiership log leaders FC Platinum when they beat Bulawayo giants Highlanders in a thrilling match here yesterday. Godknows Murwira’s late strike in the second half han...
Chicken Inn edge Highlanders 24 August 2018 Highlanders...2 Chicken Inn...3 BULAWAYO - Chicken Inn survived a spirited second half display by Highlanders to win in a five-goal thriller Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match here yesterday. It was a game of two halves where Chicken Inn dominated in the first half — scoring three go...
Bosso reiterates club objective 21 August 2018 HARARE - Highlanders still believe they are building a team that can compete and win trophies in the not so distant future following a nil all draw away to Nichrut at Ascot Stadium on Saturday. Bosso returned to premiership action at the weekend with a lucky escape against Nichrut at Ascot Sta...