Articles tagged 'musona'

Warriors remain top after Congo draw 10 September 2018   HARARE - Zimbabwe wasted a good opportunity to assume total control of Group G when they allowed Congo to come back and rescue a point during yesterday's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier. The Warriors are now on four points in the group from two matches and remain in first pla...
Mhofu banks on Musona, Billiat 28 August 2018 HARARE - Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa is excited by the form being shown by his forwards – Khama Billiat and Knowledge Musona – ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Congo next month. With injuries forcing some of the Warriors key players to withdraw from the im...
Musona, Chigova out of Warriors squad 7 November 2017 HARARE - Warriors captain and forward Knowledge Musona will miss the side’s two friendly internationals against Lesotho and Namibia after picking up an ankle injury at the weekend. Another injury worry for the Warriors is goalkeeper George Chigova, who has been ruled out after picking up an in...
Mapeza, Musona pick Ronaldo 25 October 2017 HARARE - Warriors interim coach Norman Mapeza and national team captain Knowledge Musona picked Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo for the 2017 Fifa Best Awards. According to voting results published by the world football governing body yesterday, Mapeza and Musona had Ronaldo as ...
Musona tracing Peter's footsteps 13 June 2017 HARARE - Warriors captain Knowledge Musona grabbed all the headlines following his hat-trick against Liberia in Sunday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier at the National Sports Stadium. Following his five-star performance against the Lone Stars, comparisons between Musona and legen...
Warriors in right direction: Mapeza 13 June 2017 HARARE - Norman Mapeza believes the Warriors squad possesses the necessary strength to build the foundations for a successful 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualification. Zimbabwe began their Group G campaign with a positive 3-0 win over Liberia at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday. ...
The Knowledge Musona show 12 June 2017 HARARE - Knowledge Musona bagged his first international hat-trick to guide the Warriors to a perfect start in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Liberia yesterday. Musona, who was appointed captain for this new-look Warriors side taking over from Willard Katsande, led ...
Strong start for Warriors 12 June 2017 HARARE - Warriors caretaker coach Norman Mapeza and his team got off to a flying start with an impressive 3-0 crushing of Liberia’s Lone Stars yesterday to put their qualification for the 2019 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) firmly on track. Yesterday’s win at the National Sports Stadium was a ...
It's a great honour: Musona 8 June 2017 HARARE - Newly-appointed Warriors captain Knowledge Musona said it is a huge honour to be handed the armband to lead the team for Sunday’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Liberia. The Warriors begin their Group B campaign with a clash against the Lone Stars at the National Sports Stadi...
Musona new Warriors captain 7 June 2017 HARARE - Warriors interim coach Norman Mapeza has handed striker Knowledge Musona the armband to lead the team in Sunday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Liberia at home. Ngezi Platinum Stars defender Partson Jaure will be Musona’s deputy for the clash against the Lone St...
Musona arrives for Liberia clash 5 June 2017 HARARE - Warriors triker Knowledge Musona is now in the country and is expected to be among the squad when the team resumes training this afternoon for Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Liberia. Musona arrived in the country on Saturday night after helping his side KV Oostende s...
Tunisia humiliate Warriors 24 January 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe was knocked out of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in the group stages after last night's humiliating 4-2 defeat to Tunisia at the Stade de L'Amitie in the Gabon. The Carthage Eagles taught the Warriors as Youssef Msakni ran rings round the Warriors defenders throughou...
Musona out of Senegal clash 18 January 2017 HARARE - Warriors star forward Knowledge Musona has been ruled out of Zimbabwe's next game against Senegal at the ongoing 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals in Gabon after suffering a hamstring injury. Musona has been one of the standout performers for Kalisto Pasuwa's charges as they e...
Anxious wait for Warriors 1 January 2017 HARARE - Warriors coach Kalisto Pasuwa will announce his final squad for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) tomorrow. The Warriors broke camp yesterday afternoon as they were given a day off to celebrate the New Year with their loved ones and friends. They will resume training tomorrow ...
Warriors destroy Tanzania 15 November 2016 HARARE - Warriors coach Kalisto Pasuwa is not reading too much into yesterday’s 3-0 win over Tanzania in an international friendly match insisting his team still has a long way to go. The Warriors were using the game as part of preparations for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations(Afcon) to be held ...
Warriors break Afcon jinx 6 June 2016 HARARE - The Warriors sealed their qualification for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Gabon after a convincing win over Malawi here yesterday. Knowledge Musona, Khama Billiat and Cuthbert Malajila were on target as Kalisto Pasuwa's charges moved to 11 points at the top of Group L. ...
Mutasa, Musona confident 18 July 2015 HARARE - FC Platinum’s Wisdom Mutasa and Walter Musona are confident of sealing a move to Slovakia side FK Senika after spending three weeks on trials with the European club. The duo is now awaiting for their parent club Aces Youth Soccer Academy to finalise the negotiations with the Slovakian...
Musona confident of victory 13 June 2015 HARARE - Despite all the problems that have rocked the Warriors’ preparations ahead of their tie against Malawi, striker Knowledge Musona says they have quickly shifted their attention to their bid for a place at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. The players had to assemble at a very sh...
Amidu brings stars to Glen Norah 23 December 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe international forward Abbas Amidu and his young brother Bret will on Christmas Eve hold an eight-team tournament in Glen Norah as a way of thanking the community which gave them the path to stardom. The two footballers are sons to former Dynamos and Arcadia United midfielder ...
Musona joins Oostende 19 December 2014 JOHANNESBURG - Former Kaizer Chiefs striker Knowledge Musona has joined Belgian side KV Oostende from Germany’s Hoffenheim. Musona has signed a two-and-a-half-year contract with Oostende, who are also home to Bafana Bafana midfielder Andile Jali. The Zimbabwean forward moved to Hoffenheim f...
Musona stuck at Hoffenheim 3 September 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe international forward Knowledge Musona will stay with Bundesliga side TSG Hoffenheim until the January transfer window opens. Musona, who spent last season on loan at South African club Kaizer Chiefs, was linked with a move to Holland with Eredivisie side FC Twente but that m...
Musona's heart was elsewhere - Baxter 26 August 2014 JOHANNESBURG - Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter hinted on Sunday that despite wanting Knowledge Musona to stay, the player's heart was not with Amakhosi. “We would have all loved to bring Knowledge because he settled in last year and he became a very important member of the squad,” Baxter sai...
Chiefs keen to keep Musona 13 May 2014 JOHANNESBURG - Kaizer Chiefs have declared their interest in keeping striker Knowledge Musona at Naturena next season. Musona's loan contract with Chiefs is set expire at the end of this month. The Zimbabwean striker was loaned to Amakhosi for one season by German club Hoffenheim. Musona wa...
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...
Musona excited for Champions League 16 January 2014 JOHANNESBURG - Kaizer Chiefs’ Zimbabwean striker Knowledge Musona is looking forward to making his CAF Champions League debut when Amakhosi take on Namibian outfit Black Africa FC next month. The clubs will contest a preliminary round first leg tie from 7-9 February, with the return duel sched...