Articles tagged 'monomotapa'

Ex-footballer Chitato dies 16 August 2014 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe international footballer Edmore Chitato passed away yesterday. Chitato, 34, succumbed to a heart disease on Thursday evening at Parirenyatwa Hospital in Harare.  The former Hwange and Monomotapa forward survived by his wife Sibongile Kahondo and two children, Clara ...
Chitato regrets snubbing DeMbare 7 June 2014 HARARE - Ailing ex-footballer Edmore Chitato looks back with regret turning down overtures from Dynamos for Motor Action three years ago. Chitato now 34 is battling a heart disease and recalls with sadness how a potential move to the Glamour Boys was thwarted after agreeing to join Eric Rosen’...
Ailing ex-footballer appeals for help 28 May 2014 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe striker Edmore Chitato, who is battling heart disease, is appealing for financial support to pay medical bills. The former Black Mambas, Motor Action, Kiglon and Hwange forward is currently hospitalised at the Metropolitan Clinic in Harare, where he was expected to be ...
Motor Action, Monoz demise confirmed 4 April 2014 HARARE - The Northern Region Soccer League (NRSL) Division One 2013 season will start this weekend with former Zimbabwean champions Monomotapa and Motor Action, relegated from the top-flight last season, unable to take part. Monomotapa, who won the PSL title in 2008 and 2010 champions Motor Ac...
The plight of Zim footballers 24 March 2014 HARARE - Three quarters of Premier Soccer League (PLS) clubs owe players money in the form of signing-on fees, winning bonuses and salaries from last season, the Footballers’ Union of Zimbabwe (Fuz) has claimed.  Earlier this month, Dynamos players went on a two-day strike ahead of their Afric...
PSL preview no3: Shabanie rebuilding from ashes 18 March 2014 ZVISHAVANE - After losing almost all of their entire 2013 squad, Shabanie Mine have embarked on a rebuilding exercise for the forthcoming season. The asbestos miners lost outspoken coach Luke Masomere to fellow Premiership side Buffaloes. Masomere is the man who defied all odds to help the ...
Black Rhinos survive the drop 25 November 2013 HARARE – Black Rhinos survived relegation from the Castle Premiership on the last day of the season after beating Division One-bound Monomotapa 1-0 at Gwanzura Stadium on Sunday. Lot Chiunga's first half strike was all Rhinos needed to escape the hangman's noose. With the curtain coming dow...
Buffaloes 1-0 Monomotapa 18 November 2013 MUTARE - Buffaloes eased their relegation worries with a 1-0 win over a stubborn Division One-bound Monomotapa in a hard fought Castle Premiership match at Sakubva Stadium on Sunday. A Roy Mwenga 88th minute cheeky chip over a flatfooted Tapiwa Zvaita in goal for Monoz won the match for the ar...
Former champs Monomotapa relegated 15 November 2013 HARARE - Monomotapa's eight year stay with the Castle Premiership came to an end yesterday after losing this crucial match yesterday. Just five years ago, Monomotapa were crowned champions of Zimbabwe, and even reached the group stages of the prestigious African Champions League the following ...
Monoz staring at relegation 3 November 2013 HARARE – Monomotapa were left needing a miracle to survive relegation after they fell 3-1 at the hands of fellow relegation candidates Black Mambas at Morris Depot on Saturday. The cash-strapped 2008 Zimbabwe champions need to win their last three games of the season and also hope Black Rhinos...
Chicken Inn, Monoz share spoils 27 October 2013 HARARE – Joey Antipas started his reign as Chicken Inn coach with a 1-1 draw against relegation threatened Monomotapa at Gwanzura Stadium on Sunday. Monomotapa were first to score through Ronald Chitiyo while Chicken Inn's Tendai Ndoro netted his 15th goal of the league campaign. The Bulawa...
Relegation fight intensifies 26 October 2013 HARARE – An intriguing fight between the Premier Soccer League (PSL)'s bottom-placed teams is on the cards this weekend in matches no team can afford to lose if they are to survive the dreaded chop. Bottom-placed Motor Action host Black Rhinos, who are fourth from the bottom as Tripple B clash...
Shabanie, Monoz share spoils 21 October 2013 ZVISHAVANE - Shabanie Mine came from a goal down to force a 1-1 draw with Monomotapa in a Castle Premiership match at Maglas Stadium on Sunday. Monomotapa controlled the first half and got a fourth minute lead through Carlos Messi. The relegation threatened Harare side won the ball on the l...
Monoz slump continues 16 October 2013 HARARE – Alarm bells are now ringing loudly in the Monomotapa camp after the former champions went down 4-0 to Triangle to remain in the Castle Premiership relegation zone at Gwanzura Stadium on Tuesday. Misheck Mburayi scored a brace while Pascal Manhanga and Lameck Nhamo weighed in with a go...
Monoz hold toothless DeMbare 7 October 2013 HARARE - Dynamos fans vented their frustration by throwing missiles onto the pitch and now risk the club a Premier Soccer League (PSL) fine after their team failed to break down a determined Monomotapa in Sunday's 0-0 draw at Rufaro Stadium. In a sad reflection of the latent problem of hooliga...
City through to last eight 30 September 2013 HARARE – Silas Songani second half strike was all Harare City needed as they progressed to the quarterfinals of the Mbada Diamonds Cup after beating Monomotapa 1-0 at Rufaro Stadium on Sunday. Monomotapa started strongly, dominating the proceedings but failed to make it count in front of goal....
Platinum thump Monoz 16 September 2013 ZVISHAVANE – FC Platinum continued with their new found dominance over Monomotapa with a 2-0 victory in a Castle Premiership match at Mandava Stadium on Sunday. Goals from Winston Mhango and Michelle Katsvairo helped the platinum miners move into fourth place on the log level on 36 points. ...
Hwange hammer Monoz, City held 15 August 2013 HARARE – Hwange ended their three-game winless streak by defeating Monomotapa 3-0 in a one-sided Castle Premiership match at Rufaro Stadium on Wednesday. Goals from Farayi Vimisayi, Richard Jongwe and Gilbert Zulu were enough to earn the coalminers their fifth win of the season from 19 matches...
CAPS United win again 21 July 2013 HARARE - CAPS United continued to scale up the Castle Premiership log standings after dispatching Monomotapa 2-1 in a fast-paced encounter at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday. Dominic Chungwa s 20th minute strike and Moses Muchenje s well-taken spot kick, three minutes into the second half, ...
Harare City increase lead 14 July 2013 HARARE - Harare City increased their lead at the top of the Castle Premiership log by four points with Saturday's 1-0 victory over a stubborn Monomotapa at Rufaro Stadium. Striker William Manondo scored the only goal of the game in the 57th minute to ensure City take their points tally to 34 p...
Mawiwi downplays title talk 12 July 2013 HARARE – Harare City coach Bigboy Mawiwi has insisted he still cannot foresee his charges challenging for the 2013 Castle Premiership title despite sitting on top of the log before this weekend's fixtures. The Sunshine Boys, who are in their second year in the top flight league, have amassed 3...
Motor Action's slump continues 7 July 2013 HARARE Motor Action suffered their third consecutive defeat at the hands of Monomotapa inside three weeks as the Mighty Bulls slump continued going down 2-0 at Motor Action Sports Club on Sunday. The Mighty Bulls are now bottom of the Castle Premiership log with only 13 points from 16 games and a...
Murimba sinks former club Motor Action 1 July 2013 TRIANGLE - Agrippa Murimba s solitary strike, six minutes from regulation time, was enough to see Monomotapa into the semifinals of the BancABC Sup8r Cup at the expense of Motor Action on Sunday at Gibbo Stadium. In the semis, Monomotapa will now face FC Platinum, who beat Highlanders 3-1 on pena...
Monoz reach Sup8r semis 30 June 2013 TRIANGLE – Agrippa Murimba's second half strike earned Monomotapa a 1-0 win over Motor Action in a BancABC Sup8r quarterfinal at Gibbo Stadium on Sunday. Biggie Zuze's men will now meet FC Platinum, who beat Highlanders 3-1 on penalties on Saturday, in the semifinal set to for sometime in ...
Monoz, Motor Action goalless at halftime 30 June 2013 TRIANGLE - Motor Action and Monomotapa could not find the final touch to break the deadlock as the first half of their BancABC Sup8r quarterfinal ended goalless at Gibbo Stadium.   The score line could have been different had either side's strikers been more clinical in front of goal.   B...