Articles tagged 'ndiraya'

Ngezi Platinum Stars sack Ndiraya 3 October 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars board yesterday made a surprising decision to sack coach Tonderai Ndiraya with just five games to go before 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season ends. The rumour mill then went into overdrive when the news broke late yesterday afternoon with Harare City’s coach Ma...
We're still in it - Chakoroma 19 September 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars captain Liberty Chakoroma believes his side is still in with a big chance of winning their maiden Castle Lager Premiership title. The Mhondoro-Ngezi-based side suffered a major blow to their title quest when they went down 1-0 to relegation-threatened Yadah FC on ...
Small teams a concern for Ndiraya 18 September 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya is worried that his team is not clinical enough when they face “small teams” which is now hampering their quest for a maiden Castle Lager Premiership title. Madamburo suffered a surprising 1-0 defeat at the hands of relegation-threatened Yad...
Ngezi Platinum close gap at the top 13 September 2018 Ngezi Platinum................(1) 1 ZPC Kariba...........................0 NGEZI - Keith Murera scored the solitary strike as Ngezi Platinum Stars beat ZPC Kariba in a Castle Lager Premiership match here yesterday to close the gap on log leaders FC Platinum to just two points. With eight m...
FC Platinum, Ngezi resume title race 12 September 2018 HARARE - After a one-week break, FC Platinum and Ngezi Platinum Stars will this afternoon continue with their battle for the 2018 Castle Lager premiership title. The two platinum teams have turned the championship race into a duopoly by performing exceedingly well than the rest of the other 16...
Mutare City derail Ngezi Platinum 28 August 2018 RUSAPE – Tonderai Ndiraya blasted his team’s attitude after suffering a huge blow to their title ambitions following a disappointing defeat at the hands of fighting Mutare City Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership match on Sunday. Ndiraya’s charges came into the match in need of nothing less t...
Ngezi Platinum back in business 15 July 2018 MHONDORO - Tichaona Mabvura scored a brace to help Ngezi Platinum Stars end their four-game winless run after defeating Triangle United 3-1 yesterday. The platinum miners, who finished the game with 10 men following a red card to defender Keith Murera, had seen their Castle Lager Premiership t...
All eyes on Ngezi Platinum 15 July 2018 HARARE – Ngezi Platinum Stars’ faltering Castle Lager Premiership title challenge faces further scrutiny when a high-flying Triangle United visit Baobab Stadium on Saturday. Ngezi Platinum have lost their last four Premiership matches on the trot which has seen their chances of winning the tit...
Ngezi stand by Ndiraya 10 July 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars are not pressing the panic button yet and have thrown their full weight behind under-pressure coach Tonderai Ndiraya. Madamburo lost 1-0 to Herentals at the National Sports Stadium on Saturday with 17-year-old Tinotenda Benza scoring the only goal for the home sid...
Mapeza downplays FC Platinum lead 12 June 2018 HARARE – Although his side showed their true credentials as defending champions by defeating Ngezi Platinum Stars at their Baobab Stadium fortress, Norman Mapeza and his FC Platinum side are keeping their feet on the ground. The defending champions had to come from a goal down before eventuall...
Never Tigere sinks Ngezi Platinum 12 June 2018 Ngezi Platinum..............(1) 1 FC Platinum...................(0) 2 MHONDORO - If FC Platinum are to retain their Castle Lager Premiership title, then that will largely be down to the impact Never Tigere is making from the substitutes’ bench. On Saturday, Tigere rose from the bench to ...
Ngezi thrash hapless Yadah 7 May 2018 Ngezi Platinum.........(3) 5 Yadah FC.......................0 HARARE – Log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars maintained their perfect start to the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership with a loop-sided victory over Yadah FC at Baobab Stadium on Saturdday. Madamburo, who have now won eight and drawn ...
Top-of-the-table clash as Ngezi hosts Bosso 28 April 2018 HARARE - It's only seven games into the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership but today's clash between log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars and second-placed Highlanders has a huge bearing on the title race. Ngezi and Bosso have started the new campaign with a lot of promise as they are yet to taste defe...
Ngezi Platinum pin hopes on Owusu 18 April 2018 HARARE – Ngezi Platinum Stars have boosted their hopes of landing their maiden Castle Lager Premiership title after Ghanaian striker Steven Owusu received his work permit last week. Owusu, who was signed from Ghana Premier League side Berekum Chelsea, has missed Madamburo’s first six games of ...
Ndiraya remains calm 9 April 2018 HARARE - It's only four games into the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season but today’s clash between log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars and Chicken Inn at Baobab Stadium already promises to be a humdinger. Ngezi Platinum carry a 100 percent record into today’s match having won all their first f...
Ndiraya sends chilling warning to rivals 4 April 2018 HARARE - Tonderai Ndiraya has sent a chilling warning to Ngezi Platinum Stars’ Castle Lager Premiership title rivals by claiming his charges “will get even better”. The Mhondoro-Ngezi platinum miners thrust themselves among favourites to wrestle the championship from FC Platinum after starting...
Let the youngsters play! 1 April 2018 HARARE - Being a spectator at a football match, comes with a heavy price and a huge duty that falls your shoulders. If say 10 000 fans make their way to a stadium, I don't know what suddenly makes almost every one of them experts in analysing their team. But then what can never be taken awa...
Ngezi Platinum beat sorry DeMbare 30 March 2018 Ngezi Platinum.........1 Dynamos...................0 NGEZI - Ngezi Platinum Stars shot to the top of the Castle Lager Premiership log following yesterday's slender win over a disjointed Dynamos. Midfielder Xolisani Moyo scored the only goal of the match to help his side maintain their 100 ...
Easter blockbuster as Ngezi Platinum target DeMbare 29 March 2018 HARARE - The Castle Lager Premiership swings into full action this afternoon with early pacesetters Ngezi Platinum Stars welcoming troubled Dynamos at Baobab Stadium. Tonderai Ndiraya’s charges have a 100 percent record so far following back-to-back 2-0 wins against Herentals and Triangle and ...
Ngezi fine form continues 26 March 2018 Triangle.............................0 Ngezi Platinum.............(1) 2 CHIREDZI - Ngezi Platinum Stars’ perfect start to the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season continued yesterday when they beat Triangle at Gibbo Stadium. The platinum miners got their goals from Clive Augusto and Xoli...
Squeaky bum time as title race resumes 14 November 2017 HARARE - The platform is now set for an intriguing four-horse title race as the Castle Lager Premiership resumes tomorrow after a one week hiatus that paved way for the Chibuku Super Cup. Log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars, second-placed FC Platinum, Harare giants Dynamos and former champions Ch...
Goal difference could be key 8 November 2017 HARARE - With the Castle Lager Premiership title race hurtling towards the end, one thing is now apparent; goal difference will likely play a major role in deciding the champions. As things stand, four teams — Ngezi Platinum Stars, FC Platinum, Dynamos and Chicken Inn — are still in with a cha...
Ngezi Platinum back on top 6 November 2017 BULAWAYO - Ngezi Platinum Stars reclaimed pole position on the Castle Lager Premiership log standings after labouring to a slender 1-0 victory over relegated Bantu Rovers here yesterday. A first half strike by Donald Teguru proved enough for the visitors to collect maximum points and overtake ...
Poor finishing worries Ndiraya 25 October 2017 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya  hopes his side will be more clinical in front of goal when they face Dynamos in a top-of-the-table Castle Lager Premiership match at Baobab Stadium on Saturday. Ndiraya’s side go into this weekend’s match in third place, two points behind l...
Ngezi drop crucial points at Chapungu 19 October 2017 GWERU - Ngezi Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya was disappointed after his side missed the chance to go top of the log following yesterday’s 1-1 draw with Chapungu. Osbourne Mukuradare scored his first goal for Chapungu since his move during the mid-season transfer window when he netted wi...