Articles tagged 'ian gorowa'

Zifa lifts Uriri suspension, appoints playoffs committee 28 November 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has lifted the suspension of CAPS United board chairperson Lewis Uriri and appointed him to be a part of the playoffs committee following resolutions at a board meeting held in Harare yesterday. Uriri was slapped with a ban after an alleged breach ...
Gorowa laughs off 10-year ban 14 June 2016 HARARE - Former Warriors coach Ian “Dibango” Gorowa says he will not recognise the 10-year ban handed to him by the dissolved Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) over match-fixing allegations. Gorowa, together with former Zifa officials Henrietta Rushwaya, Jonathan Musavengana, Edz...
Gorowa overstayed his welcome 9 August 2014 HARARE - The term long overdue is often misused in society but how befitting is it for Ian Gorowa, who finally resigned as Warriors coach, two months after presiding over Zimbabwe’s worst African Cup of Nations qualification campaign. In truth, such a decision, coming after such a long time, s...
Dube attacks 'player agent' Gorowa 8 August 2014 HARARE - Zifa have disbanded the entire national side after the country's failure to progress to the next stage of the 2015 African Nations Cup qualifiers. Appearing before Parliament yesterday, Zifa president Cuthbert Dube said the association will now build a new national team from the curre...
Gorowa steps down as Warriors coach 6 August 2014 HARARE - Ian Gorowa last night quit as the Zimbabwe national football team coach ahead of today’s crucial Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) board meeting that was set to decide his fate. The resignation is a pre-emptive move to today’s Zifa board meeting that was expected to sack the coach ...
Gorowa snubs press after Warriors bow out 2 June 2014 HARARE - A visibly Zimbabwe national football team coach Ian Gorowa refused to speak to the press following the Warriors two-all draw with Tanzania yesterday which eliminated them out of the African Nations Cup qualifiers at the first hurdle. “What can I say, we failed to convert our chances t...
Gorowa must ban Katsande, Nkhatha 18 May 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe national football team coach Ian Gorowa should come down hard on Willard Katsande and Kingston Nkhatha for snubbing a call-up to represent their country against Tanzania this weekend. Gorowa had included the two Kaizer Chiefs players in his squad for the 2015 African Nations ...
Is Gorowa up to the task? 18 January 2014 EDITOR — It is slowly dawning on me that Warriors coach Ian Gorowa is failing to improve his squad after the two games that we have seen so far. While I would not want to be a prophet of doom, just like in the previous Chan editions we might return home early. The level of play by our natio...
Warriors hold Morocco 13 January 2014 JOHANNESBURG - Zimbabwe began their 2014 African Nations Championship Group B campaign by holding Morocco to a goalless draw at Athlone Stadium in Cape Town, South Africa on Sunday. Zimbabwe now need to beat Uganda in their next group game on Thursday at the same venue to enhance their chances...
'Make the most of it' 2 January 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe football coach Ian Gorowa will have one more chance to assess his team before they plunge into the African Nations Championships (Chan) after Gabon this week confirmed their pre-tournament friendly match. The Warriors are set to face The Panthers at the Rand Stadium in Johann...
Gorowa to name squad 15 December 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe national football team coach Ian Gorowa is set to announce his 2014 African Nations Championship (Chan) provisional squad today. The tournament features home-based players and is set to kick-off in South Africa on January 11, 2014 and will run until February 1. Zimbabwe, w...
Gorowa happy with performance 9 December 2013 BULAWAYO - Zimbabwe national football team coach Ian Gorowa expressed satisfaction at the way his team dispatched Mozambique in an international friendly at Barbourfields Stadium on Sunday. The Warriors edged the Mambas 2-1 courtesy of goals from Simaba Sithole and Ali Sadiki. ANIMATED:...
Home win for Gorowa 9 December 2013 BULAWAYO - Ian Gorowa, the Zimbabwe national football team coach, won his first home game since taking charge of the side after Sunday’s 2-1 victory over Mozambique in an international friendly at Barbourfields Stadium. Gorowa had presided in over three previous home encounters which had all e...
We need to be serious 12 September 2013 EDITOR — It boggles the mind why national soccer team coach Ian Gorowa chose to play a very weak Warriors team in an international competition then go on to play the full strength team in a friendly match? Of course, we were out of contention to progress to the next stage of the 2014 World Cup...
Play for pride: Gorowa 7 September 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe football coach Ian Gorowa has called on his players to avoid the unwanted record of failing to win a match in their failed 2014 World Cup qualification bid. The Warriors, who anchor Group G with one point, take on Mozambique in their final qualifier at Rufaro Stadium tomorrow...
Warriors coach must cast net wider 30 August 2013 EDITOR — New Zimbabwe national football team coach Ian Gorowa has done well to salvage the battered image of our national team by leading them to qualification for next year's Chan in South Africa. Zimbabwe has equally talented players compared to African power  houses like Nigeria, Ghana and ...
Warriors seek to finish off Mauritius in Chan qualifier 2 August 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe will be hoping to finish off Mauritius and progress to the last round of the African Nations Championship qualifier when the two countries clash at Rufaro Stadium on Sunday.  Despite a comfortable first leg win at the George V Stadium in Curepipe last weekend, the Warriors ar...
Gorowa lays out vision 24 July 2013 HARARE - Ian Gorowa has vowed to transform Zimbabwe s football team into an efficient and result-oriented side following his appointment as new Warriors coach. The 42-year-old former Zimbabwe international takes over the reins from German national Klaus-Dieter Pagels, who was not offered a perman...
Zifa to unveil Gorowa 22 July 2013 HARARE - Ian Gorowa is expected to be unveiled as the new Zimbabwe football team head coach this week.  The 42-year-old former Zimbabwe international – who has made a mark as a coach in South African domestic football, is set to replace interim coach Klaus-Dieter Pagels – with his appointment ...