Articles tagged 'tapera'

Open letter to Magaya 12 August 2017 HARARE - Dear Walter Magaya When the 2017 Castle Lager Premiership season started, your team Yadah FC was a breath of fresh air in its debut season in Zimbabwe's top flight. Yadah were doing particularly well after an opening goalless draw with Harare City, a 1-0 win over ZPC Kariba, anothe...
Yadah eye Highlanders scalp 2 July 2017 HARARE - Yadah FC coach Jairos Tapera is hoping his side can build momentum from Tuesday's win over CAPS United when they face Highlanders in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Barbourfields Stadium this afternoon. Tapera endured a frustrating month of June in which his side lost three times ...
Yadah FC lose again 14 May 2017 HARARE - Football can be really be cruel. That's exactly how Yadah FC will probably look at their clash against visiting Chicken Inn yesterday. A share of the spoils could have sufficed for both teams, as no team deserved the full points really. Both teams played like bunch of primary schoo...
No miracle for Yadah FC 9 May 2017 HARARE - Yadah FC owner Walter Magaya risks destroying his ambition of running a successful football club by needlessly interfering with the technical affairs of the club. The ambitious Harare side, who won promotion from the Zifa Eastern Region Division One League last season, travelled to Bu...
Bantu humiliate Yadah FC 7 May 2017 BULAWAYO - Things are now falling apart at Castle Lager Premiership new boys Yadah FC just seven games into the 2017 season. The Harare side travelled without their technical team yesterday for the game against Bantu Rovers at Luveve Stadium and they were thoroughly humiliated 7-2 in a one-sid...
Yadah shortlist stars 31 January 2017 HARARE - A total of 34 players were picked for the final assessment during Yadah Football Club trials held at Alex Sports Club over the weekend. Yadah, who were promoted into the Premiership after winning the Zifa Eastern Region Division One championship, invited players for trials over the we...
Tapera bemoans poor preps 27 May 2016 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Jairos Tapera lashed out at Zifa for poor preparations after watching his charges being held to a goalless draw by Cameroon in a 2017 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier yesterday. The Young Warriors only trained for two days prior to yesterday's match and ...
Continuity is key, says Tapera 19 May 2016 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Jairos Tapera says he will not tinker with his side when they take on Cameroon at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday. Zimbabwe take on the West Africans in the first leg of their 2017 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match with the return leg set for Y...
Chapungu in disarray over Tapera 13 January 2015 GWERU - Gweru-based Castle Premiership side Chapungu were left in disarray after the appointment of former Shabanie Mine coach as the club's technical advisor. This move did not go down well with the Thornhill Airbase community that felt Tapera would usurp the authority of head coach John Nyik...
We'll not go down – Tapera 11 November 2014 GWERU - Shabanie Mine coach Jairos Tapera is confident that the Chinda Boys will not be relegated at the end of the 2014 Castle Premiership season. The asbestos miners kept their survival hopes alive when they beat Highlanders 2-1 at Maglas Stadium over the weekend. With just one game to go...
Shabanie hammer sorry Bantu 26 October 2014 BULAWAYO - Bantu Rovers coach Methembe Ndlovu admitted that his side’s chances of surviving relegation were all but over after they were thumped 1-4 by Shabanie Mine here yesterday. “The loss was so disappointing. We can’t be talking of survival now. I think we are out of it.” Ndlovu said afte...
Shabanie hope for miracle 24 September 2014 HARARE - Relegation-threatened Shabanie Mine will be hoping for a miracle to save their Castle Premiership status when they face log leaders Dynamos this weekend. Jairos Tapera’s men are battling for survival in the top-flight league as they currently sit in 14th place on the log and need to c...
'Warriors one of the favourites' 21 September 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe football team assistant coach Jairos Tapera has described the African Nations Championships (Chan) draw as fair, and is optimistic the Warriors will pull out a surprise in South Africa next year. The Warriors were placed in Group B alongside North African giants Morocco, East...