Articles tagged 'motor action'

Rosen's burial set for Thursday 26 January 2016 HARARE - Late Motor Action founder Eric Rosen who succumbed to heart failure on Sunday is set to be buried at Harare's Greendale Cemetery on Thursday, his son Sydney has said. Rosen died at a Borrowdale Hospital in Harare. He was 69. He leaves behind his wife and three children, two sons an...
Edmore Mufema's cruel fate 13 January 2015 HARARE – He says his distinctive goal celebration — arms widespread and mimicking the journey of an eagle in flight — was because of his sharp alertness, just like the famous bird, a fox-in-the-box striker with the speed of thought and action to put away the slightest of chances. At the peak o...
'Mwana Africa was a nightmare' 24 November 2014 HARARE - Mwana Africa might now be history to many, but former midfielder Alisara Kondowe still bears emotional scars after the club blocked his move to join DRC glamour side TP Mazembe. Kondowe was part of the Mwana Africa team that left a lasting impression in their three year flirtation in ...
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’...
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...
Eric Rosen hits back 1 March 2014 HARARE - Eric Rosen, founder and club president of relegated Motor Action, is trying to block the Premier Soccer League (PSL) Annual General Meeting over a number of outstanding issues. Rosen, the former PSL board member for marketing who was ousted at last month’s league Special Board Meeting...
CAPS target strong finish 17 November 2013 HARARE - CAPS UNITED coach Taurai Mangwiro vowed to end the season on a high after Satuurday's Castle Premiership 2-0 win over relegated Motor Action at Rufaro Stadium. United needed a Douglas Walaza own goal and a Roland Pfumbidzayi penalty to give them all the three points yesterday and to t...
Bulls seek dignified PSL exit 12 November 2013 HARARE - Motor Action coach David George says his team will not be pushovers when the already relegated Mighty Bulls clash with title aspirants Harare City at Gwanzura Stadium Wednesday aiming for a dignified exit from the Castle Premiership. The Mighty Bulls anchor the 16-team log standings a...
Walter Musona wants to be his own man 5 November 2013 HARARE - Some sportsmen are only remembered when their more famous siblings are mentioned, but Walter Musona wants to forge his own path and create a dazzling piece of history. And who can stand to say otherwise especially given the maturity the 18-year-old has shown in his short but eventful ...
Bosso blow golden chance 4 November 2013 HARARE – Highlanders blew a golden chance to go top of the Castle Premiership log standings after they were frustrated to a 1-1 draw by Division One-bound Motor Action at Rufaro Stadium on Sunday. With Dynamos and Harare City dropping points yesterday, Bosso were expected to roll past the demo...
Motor Action, Tripple B relegated 27 October 2013 HARARE - Motor Action's 14-year flirtation with Castle Premiership came to an end on Saturday after they were relegated following a 2-0 defeat to Black Rhinos. The Mighty Bulls arrived on the scene back in 2000 when Eric Rosen bought the franchise of the defunct Blackpool. Saturday will go ...
Buffaloes' fans target Masachi 21 October 2013 MUTARE - Buffaloes' fans were baying for coach Timothy Masachi's head after the army side allowed bottom side Motor Action a last minute equaliser during Sunday's 1-1 draw at Sakubva Stadium in a Castle Premiership match. The home side looked like they were going to collect all three points af...
Mighty Bulls cry foul 7 October 2013 HARARE - Security details had to restrain Motor Action officials from assaulting referee Brighton Wagoneka at the end of Saturday's 1-1 draw with Black Mambas at Morris Depot. Motor Action officials and players were demanding answers to what they felt was a great travesty by Wagoneka that deni...
Aces Academy efforts bear fruit 1 October 2013 MUTARE - For more than 90 minutes in the searing heat of Mutare on Saturday, 10 000 fans were treated to a brand of attacking football based on fast passing interchanges, well-received by a good-natured crowd. The entertaining offensive style in the Mbada Diamonds Cup first round tie was not f...
CAPS in nervy start 30 September 2013 MUTARE – If CAPS United's win against Motor Action on Saturday was a statement of intent then the Green Machine is not going far in the $1 million Mbada Diamond Cup competition. Their performance pumped their supporters' stomachs full of butterflies the whole afternoon as they went on to win 7...
Good week for the Musonas 16 September 2013 HARARE - The past week belonged to the Musona brothers Knowledge and Walter, who both scored their first goals for their respective clubs on Saturday. The Musona siblings were under pressure to prove their mettle with Knowledge being the victim of the success of his previous spell in South Afr...
Motor Action hold Shabanie 15 September 2013 ZVISHAVANE - Shabanie needed a late equaliser to force a 1-1 draw against an inspired Motor Action in a game of two halves at Maglas Stadium on Saturday. For the umpteenth time Shabanie went into the match without camping as the club's authorities failed to provide funds. While in the previ...
Dynamos beat plucky Bulls 16 August 2013 HARARE – Defending champions Dynamos' superstitious belief was once highlighted on Thursday when they laboured to beat a youthful and determined Motor Action side 1-0 in a Castle Premiership match at Rufaro Stadium. It seems more of a physiological problem for DeMbare that whenever they strugg...
Antipas paints doom for Bulls 23 July 2013 HARARE - Motor Action coach Joey Antipas yesterday painted a gloomy picture in his team s camp and has called for divine intervention in their pursuit to survive relegation. The 2010 league champions are going through a lean spell this year in the Castle Premiership and are currently sitting...
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...
Gibbo cauldron ready to explode 30 June 2013 HARARE - The town of Triangle will explode on Sunday when Gibbo Stadium hosts two BancABC Sup8r quarterfinals featuring Dynamos vs Buffaloes and Monomotapa vs Motor Action. Action kicks-off at 12:30pm when the competition's defending champions Motor Action take on Monoz. The Mighty Bulls an...
Bulls look to Sup8r for redemption 29 June 2013 HARARE - Motor Action defender Charles Mutero has challenged his struggling side to look within themselves and provide a response in the BancABC Sup8r Cup, a tournament they won when it was last held in 2011. The 2010 Zimbabwe champions are going through a lean spell this year in the Premiersh...