Articles tagged 'uhuru cup'

Mutasa now believes 20 April 2017 HARARE - Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa is confident his young side will be able to turn around their season following their triumph in the Uhuru Cup on Tuesday. The Glamour Boys won the tournament after beating Highlanders 3-2 on penalties after the final had ended 1-1 in regulation time at the N...
DeMbare lift Uhuru Cup 20 April 2017 HARARE - Goalkeeper Tonderai Mateyaunga was the Dynamos hero of the day after the Glamour Boys were crowned this year's winners of the Independence Cup beating bitter rivals Highlanders following a penalty shoot-out here yesterday. The match had ended 1-1 in regulation time after substitute Ma...
Clash of the titans 16 April 2017 HARARE - There is bound to be thrilling action when four of the country's biggest football clubs clash in the semi-finals of the Uhuru Cup this afternoon. Another Harare derby is on the cards at the National Sports Stadium where CAPS United and Dynamos renew their rivalry. In Bulawayo, High...
DeMbare secure Ntouba clearance 14 April 2017 HARARE - Dynamos believe their season will now finally kick off after receiving the international clearance for Cameroonian striker Christian Joel Epoupa Ntouba which means he will now be eligible to play. The highly-rated 23-year-old forward signed a two-year deal with the Harare giants last ...
Chicken Inn cry foul over Uhuru Cup 'snub' 13 April 2017 HARARE - Chicken  Inn feel they have been denied a great opportunity after they were excluded from defending their Uhuru Cup title this weekend. The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa), the organisers of the competition, have roped in Dynamos, CAPS United, Highlanders and FC Platinum to take ...
Battle for Uhuru 13 April 2017 HARARE - Reigning Premier Soccer League (PSL) champions CAPS United return to the National Sports Stadium on Sunday, hoping to maintain their newly-found dominance over Dynamos after the two teams were paired to face each other in the Independence Cup semi-final. The Green Machine, before last...
Gamecocks upstage Highlanders in Uhuru final 19 April 2016 SPORTS WRITER HARARE - Chicken Inn were yesterday crowned the Independence Cup champions after coming from behind to edge Bulawayo rivals Highlanders 2-1 at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. This was the Gamecocks' first ever Uhuru silverware and also their first accolade for this seas...
Confusion over Uhuru reply 13 May 2015 HARARE - Confusion now surrounds the Independence Cup replay between Dynamos and FC Platinum scheduled for Rufaro Stadium this afternoon. The Harare giants last night revealed that they are now unable to raise a team to face FC Platinum after the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) failed to ...
Uhuru final fate delayed 20 April 2015 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has dithered in coming up with a solution to the abandoned Uhuru Cup final between Dynamos and FC Platinum. Saturday's final was stopped after 65 minutes with DeMbare leading 1-0 courtesy of Ronald Chitiyo's 15th minute strike at the National S...
Uhuru Cup farce 20 April 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe's poor service delivery problems came to the fore when the Uhuru Cup final between Dynamos and FC Platinum was abandoned after a power shortage at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. With DeMbare leading 1-0 courtesy of Ronald Chitiyo's 15th minute strike, referee Pedzisai...
Yogi seeks first Uhuru cup 20 April 2015 HARARE - David 'Yogi' Mandigora steps into the National Sports Stadium this afternoon to face FC Platinum in search of an elusive first Independence Cup trophy as Dynamos coach. Mandigora, who returned to Dynamos for a second spell, having guided the Harare giants to their first league title i...
Joy for Lloyd Mutasa 19 April 2014 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Lloyd Mutasa was a relieved man after his side beat defending champions Dynamos 3-0 in a penalty shootout to win the Independence Trophy for the second time here yesterday. What made the victory also sweet was that it was Mutasa’s son, Wisdom who scored the final and...
Wounded giants clash in Uhuru final 18 April 2014 HARARE - Dynamos defender Thomas Magorimbo has challenged his teammates to use the Independence Cup final against FC Platinum this afternoon to lift their shattered spirits. The two clubs clash at National Sports Stadium this afternoon, both coming into the tie their confidence in tatters afte...
Samaita under the spotlight 18 April 2014 ZVISHAVANE - Following a stuttering start to the 2014 Castle Premiership season, FC Platinum hope victory in the Independence Trophy final on Friday against Dynamos will kick-start their revival. The super-rich Zvishavane side were expected to be one of the leading contenders to wrestle the ti...
Dynamos edge City to reach Uhuru final 31 March 2014 HARARE - Dynamos stormed into the final of the Independence Cup after beating a fighting Harare City 4-2 on penalties following an exciting semi-final tie at Rufaro Stadium on Sunday. DeMbare goalkeeper George Chigova was the toast of the day after he kept his side in the match in regulation t...
Platinum through to Uhuru final 31 March 2014 BULAWAYO - A sudden death penalty miss by Warriors midfielder Kudakwashe Mahachi  gifted FC Platinum an Independence Trophy semifinal victory over Highlanders in an uninspiring encounter at Barbourfields Stadium on Sunday. Both teams managed to convert their stipulated five penalty kicks with ...
DeMbare, City target bright start 28 March 2014 HARARE - For Dynamos and Harare City the Independence Trophy semi-final represents an opportunity to put down an early impression and give their expectant fans a pre-championship tonic. With the onset of the 2014 Castle Premiership season fast approaching, the two teams must be relishing the p...
Mathe takes charge of injury hit Bosso 28 March 2014 BULAWAYO - Highlanders assistant coach Mark Mathe will be in charge of the Bulawayo giants for their Independence Cup semi-final clash against FC Platinum at Barbourfields Stadium on Sunday in the absence of head coach Kelvin Kaindu. Kaindu returned to the United Kingdom yesterday to resume hi...