Articles tagged 'mutuma'

Mutuma sinks Yadah FC 28 August 2018 GWERU – Rodrick Mutuma returned to haunt his former paymasters when he grabbed a brace to hand Nichrut the much-needed 2-0 victory over Yadah FC in a Castle Lager Premiership match on Sunday. Mutuma, who missed the midweek visit to ZPC Kariba through injury, summoned all his experience to scor...
Yadah survives relegation 20 November 2017 HARARE - Roderick Mutuma reminded Highlanders of what quality they are missing after his second half header sunk the Bulawayo giants 2-1 and ensured his side survives relegation from the Castle Lager Premiership. Yadah are now on 40 points, four above Bulawayo City who are occupying the last s...
Akbay lays into blunt strikers 30 June 2017 BULAWAYO – Highlanders coach Erol Akbay is losing sleep over his side's lack of goals in the Castle Lager Premiership. For a side that was expected to challenge for the title, Bosso forwards have faltered, scoring a paltry 16 goals in 15 matches. Former Dynamos forward Roderick Mutuma has o...
Bosso beat 10-man Hwange 19 June 2017 BULAWAYO – A new-look Highlanders side produced a sterling performance to dispatch 10-man Hwange 3-0 in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. After the chastening 3-0 midweek defeat to Black Rhinos, Bosso coach Erol Akbay chose to give young players Brian Banda, ...
More goals will come – Mutuma 6 June 2017 BULAWAYO - Highlanders forward Roderick Mutuma is pleased to have finally netted his first goal for Bosso at Barbourfields Stadium this season. Having failed to find the back of the net at Emagumeni since he was released by Dynamos at the start of the year, Mutuma scored shortly before halftim...
Bosso's royal performance 5 June 2017 BULAWAYO - Two first half goals from Prince Dube and Roderick “The Prince” Mutuma ensured Highlanders retuned to winning ways after a 2-0 victory over Triangle in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. The Bulawayo giants had lost painfully in the last minute to city rivals Chicken Inn la...
It's the big one as Bosso host DeMbare 14 May 2017 HARARE - After the cancellation of the Harare derby last week, local football fans are in store for a blockbuster Castle Lager Premiership match when Highlanders host Dynamos at Barbourfields Stadium today. There is no love lost between these two eternal rivals of Zimbabwean football, with the...
Akbay demands response against DeMbare 13 May 2017 BULAWAYO - After lambasting his side for a pathetic display against Chapungu last weekend, Highlanders coach Erol Akbay wants an improved performance tomorrow against Dynamos. The Bulawayo giants hosts DeMbare at Barbourfields Stadium tomorrow hoping to get back to winning ways following a goa...
Akbay wants more from Bosso players 5 May 2017 BULAWAYO - Highlanders coach Erol Akbay believes his team is not playing the kind of football he expects them to display despite topping the Castle Lager Premiership log standings. Bosso top the log with 12 points from five games while Black Rhinos are in second place with 10 points from the s...
Akbay backs misfiring Mutuma 26 April 2017 HARARE - Highlanders coach Erol Akbay has backed striker Roderick Mutuma to rediscover his scoring touch in today's Castle Premiership tie against Tsholotsho at Dulivhadzimu Stadium in Beitbridge. Mutuma is yet to hit the back of the net for Bosso in their opening three matches with pressure b...
Mutuma shelves birthday celebrations 6 April 2017 HARARE - Highlanders forward Roderick Mutuma had low-key birthday celebrations yesterday as he focuses his attention on Sunday's league match against Shabanie Mine at Barbourfields Stadium. The forward, who turned 29 yesterday, had a disappointing 2016 with his former side Dynamos where he was...
Mutuma charms Bosso fans 14 March 2017 BULAWAYO – New Highlanders signing Roderick Mutuma was the toast of the day as he inspired his team to a convincing win over FC Platinum to book a place in the final of the ZNA Commander Charities Soccer Shield. Bosso will now meet CAPS United in the final but the date and venue of that match ...
DeMbare finally win 1 November 2016 HARARE - Dynamos returned to winning ways when they defeated relegation-threatened Mutare City Rovers 2-0 yesterday in a Castle Lager Premiership match to move into the top four. The Glamour Boys have been nothing but mediocre this season but kept up hopes of a top-four finish alive after goal...
PSL goals dry up 19 July 2016 HARARE - As the 2016 Castle Lager Premiership reached the halfway mark this weekend, it was abundantly clear that there is something glaringly lacking – goals. It seems local strikers are getting goal-shy with each passing season if you look at the stats from previous years. This year with ...
Mutuma in trouble 8 December 2015 HARARE - Roderick Mutuma's Dynamos future appears to be in doubt after club president Kenny Mubaiwa revealed they will heavily sanction the forward for his actions at Barbourfields Stadium on Sunday. Mutuma was sent off by referee Ruzive Ruzive for retaliating against Highlanders striker Ralph...
Bosso set up derby final 7 December 2015   BULAWAYO - Highlanders set up a potentially-explosive derby Easycall Cup final with league champions — Chicken Inn — after edging bitter rivals Dynamos 2-1 in a gripping semi-final tie played here yesterday. And the high-profile semi-final would not end without controversial DeMbare strik...
Dynamos stick to their guns 4 December 2015 HARARE - Dynamos president Kenny Mubaiwa last night insisted his club will not fulfil their NetOne Easycall Cup clash against Highlanders at Barbourfields Stadium on Sunday if their players are not pardoned. Mubaiwa said they wrote to the Zifa Appeals Committee yesterday protesting the punishm...
DeMbare in sweet win 21 August 2015 HARARE - Dynamos injected life into their Castle Lager Premiership title defence and handed interim coach Tonderai Ndiraya his second win by defeating second-placed Triangle 2-0 at Gibbo Stadium yesterday. Yesterday's match was supposed to be Ndiraya's first real test in the DeMbare hot seat a...
Mutuma sinks ZPC Kariba 21 August 2015 HARARE - Roderick Mutuma scored a brace to hand Dynamos their first league win over ZPC Kariba and pile pressure on coach Sunday Chidzambwa, who is winless in five Castle Lager Premiership matches. Mutuma, who had equalised for the hosts in the sixth minute after Raphael Manuvire's fourth minu...
Harrison to decide Mutuma's fate 28 May 2015 HARARE - The new CAPS United board appointed yesterday by the club's shareholders says coach Mark Harrison will decide the fate of want-away striker Roderick Mutuma. Farai Jere became the Green Machine's major shareholder after he acquired an 80 percent stake in the Green Machine leaving Twine...
Mutuma quits CAPS United 13 May 2015 HARARE - CAPS United striker Roderick Mutuma yesterday said he is packing his bags to seek greener pastures in what could be the beginning of a mass exodus at the troubled club. Mutuma said he has stopped training with the team, citing unpaid salaries and bonuses as the driving force behind hi...
Mutuma off to a flier 25 March 2015 HARARE - It could be early days yet to regard Roderick Mutuma as the best signing for CAPS United but if his weekend's performance is anything to go by then the former Dynamos striker could play a huge role for his new side. The self-proclaimed "Prince" joined CAPS United during the current tr...
Mutuma double condemns Whawha 24 March 2015 GWERU - Roderick Mutuma scored a brace on his CAPS United Castle Premiership debut to sink debutants Whawha here yesterday. The Green Machine had to come from behind after the home side had scored from the penalty spot through Oscar Lungu after only 13 minutes. Whawha were awarded the spot ...
DeMbare unfazed by Mutuma 13 March 2015 HARARE - Dynamos assistant coach Tonderai Ndiraya has insisted that the Glamour Boys will not concentrate much on their former striker Roderick Mutuma when they take on CAPS United tomorrow. The two teams clash in the final of the Bob 91 Super Cup at Rufaro Stadium with Mutuma grabbing all the...
Mutuma spices up derby 6 March 2015 HARARE - Hate him or love him, you cannot ignore the impact Roderick Mutuma has had on his short-lived CAPS United career. In only two games for the Green Machine since signing from bitter cross town rivals Dynamos, Mutuma has already been at the centre of a huge storm. It all began two wee...