Articles tagged 'warriors'

Warriors go for win 24 March 2019 WITH his side top of the group and playing at home, Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa wants Zimbabwe to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) by beating Congo this afternoon at the National Sports Stadium.
Warriors in kit headache. . . as Umbro consignment is delayed 21 March 2019 THE Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) president Felton Kamambo yesterday revealed his board had made alternative plans for the Warriors' kit ahead of their crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Congo amid indications that their Umbro kit might not arrive on time.
Khama goes  for the kill 19 March 2019 KHAMA Billiat wants the Warriors to go out for an outright win when they face Congo in their final 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday.
Mhofu names squad. . . as Lunga, Muskwe make it for Congo tie 6 March 2019 Zimbabwe national team coach Sunday “Mhofu” Chidzambwa stuck with the majority of the players who have been doing duty lately when he announced a provisional 28-man strong squad for the final 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Congo later this month.
Warriors headed for allowance stand-off 4 March 2019 A CRIPPLING stand-off between the Warriors and Zifa looms large over allowances amid revelations the players are set to demand as much as US$3 000 a day for their seven-day camp for the crucial 2019 Afcon qualifier against Congo-Brazzaville later this month.
FC Platinum eye Horoya upset 12 February 2019 CONAKRY - With no margin for error, FC Platinum know that only a win over Horoya AC at the Stade du 28 Septembre here tonight will keep their African Champions League hopes alive. Kick-off is 6pm Zimbabwean time. [GoogleAd] Although they are bottom of their Group B with only a single poi...
Mhlanga back in familiar settings 12 February 2019 CONAKRY – The last time Lawrence Mhlanga was in Conakry was two years ago when the Warriors took on Guinea in the reverse fixture of their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier. Zimbabwe were beaten 1-0 at the Stade du 28 Septembre but the result had very little effect as the national t...
Roy Keane joins Darikwa's Forest 1 February 2019 HARARE - Zimbabwe international defender Tendayi Darikwa will be under the guidance of one of the greatest players of all time after Roy Keane agreed to be Martin O’Neill’s assistant at England Championship side Nottingham Forest. Although he is well-known for his days as Manchester United cap...
Warriors technical team scapegoats in Zifa squabbles 1 February 2019 HARARE - With all the squabbling and discontent happening behind the scenes, it’s now hard to see how Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa and his technical team can move forward after everything that has happened. Everything was going well for the Zimbabwe national team as they are just one point...
Benjani blasts Zifa 14 January 2019 BULAWAYO – Ex-Warriors skipper Benjani Mwaruwari has come out guns blazing blasting the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) over preparations and the anarchy that ensued the much-publicised Caf Champions League Group B clash pitting FC Platinum and Orlando Pirates at Babourfields Stadium on Satu...
Golden Fox misses Warriors days 14 January 2019 HARARE - One of the Warriors best defenders of all time William ‘Golden Fox’ Mugeyi says he misses playing for the national team. Now based in South Africa, Mugeyi retired in 2004 after a distinguished career with the Warriors and has now ventured into coaching. William, who is a twin with ...
Warriors miss out on Caf award 15 December 2018 HARARE - The Warriors are out of the running for the 2018 Confederation of African Football (Caf) National Team of the Year Award after the shortlist was revealed yesterday. Zimbabwe was last month nominated by Caf for the prestigious award together with Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauri...
Warriors for top Caf award 1 December 2018 HARARE - The Warriors have been rewarded for their stellar recent performances after they were nominated for the 2018 Confederation of African Football (Caf) National Team of the Year gong yesterday. Zimbabwe will be up against Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritania and Uganda when the a...
Warriors blip leaves them in tight spot 20 November 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe men's national soccer team — the Warriors defeat to Liberia on Sunday in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers — should be taken as a step backwards given the new dynamics that have now come into play. The Warriors needed just a draw to book a ticket to the African football's ...
Mapeza wants perfect finish 17 November 2018 HARARE - Norman Mapeza believes pursuing an 80 point mark may be the best way to keep his FC Platinum players focused in the final two matches of the Castle Lager Premiership season. The Zvishavane-based side clinched their second successive title with two matches remaining and will be present...
Warriors seek clean sheet 17 November 2018 HARARE - Kevin Moyo believes keeping a clean sheet will be crucial for Warriors as they bid to seal their qualification for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals when they face Liberia in a crucial qualifier tomorrow in Monrovia. Sunday Chidzambwa's charges held their first training sessio...
Mapeza backs national team 16 November 2018 HARARE - Former Warriors coach Norman Mapeza is backing the national team to seal their qualification for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) when they face Liberia in a crucial qualifier in Monrovia on Sunday. The Warriors currently sit on top of Group G with eight points from four matches whi...
Katsande wants focus 15 November 2018 HARARE - Warriors midfielder Willard Katsande is relishing his return into the national team and was quick to warn his teammates about the need to stay focused ahead of the crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Liberia on Sunday in Monrovia. Katsande, who was handed his first ca...
Sadomba in house wrangle 2 November 2018 HARARE – Former Warriors forward Edward Sadomba has been dragged to the High Court for allegedly refusing to sign papers authorising transfer of a property he allegedly sold in September this year. Stanford Chagadama told the High Court he had to take the legal route to force Sadomba to effect...
Warriors remain top 17 October 2018 Zimbabwe..................................(1) 1 DR Congo...................................(1) 1 HARARE - It was not the result Zimbabweans had hoped for but the Warriors put in a good shift during yesterday's draw against the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to remain on course to qualify ...
'Let's fill up NSS' 16 October 2018 HARARE - Warriors fans have been urged to come out in their large numbers and rally behind the team against the DRC at the National Sports Stadium this evening. Zimbabwe are on the verge of qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals following a 2-1 win over the DRC in Kinshas...
Pfumbidzayi explains goal celebration 15 October 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe national football team full back Ronald Pfumbidzayi has explained the choreographed goal celebration that followed his opener in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations  (Afcon) qualifier against DR Congo in Kinshasa on Saturday night. The former Caps United player and currently on th...
Show no mercy: Billiat 11 October 2018 HARARE - Khama Billiat has stressed the importance for the Warriors to be ruthless in front of goal when they take on the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in Kinshasa this weekend. Zimbabwe resume their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group G qualifying campaign when they take on the Leop...
I'm here to conquer: Darikwa 9 October 2018 HARARE - Nottingham Forrest defender Tendayi Darikwa says he will bring “hard work and passion” to help the Warriors qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals after arriving in the country yesterday. The right back is finally set to make his competitive debut for Zimbabwe when ...
DRC name strong squad for Warriors 3 October 2018 HARARE - The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) coach Florent Ibenge has announced a strong roster for the two 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group G qualifiers against Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe and DRC go head-to-head in a top of the table clash in the group with the first encounter set for the ...