Articles tagged 'zifa'

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.
Zifa Northern Region raises the bar 17 March 2019 The Zifa Northern Region Soccer League (NRSL) — for a long time touted as the best-run of the four regional first division leagues — is taking its approach to business to another level.
Battle for Egypt 2019 . . . as Zifa woos former captains 13 March 2019 The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) is pulling all the stops to ensure the Warriors qualify for the African Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals set for Egypt later this year and have roped in former national team captains in their quest to achieve that goal.
Zifa seals Umbro deal 5 February 2019 Zifa sign Umbro deal
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...
I'll defend myself: Banda 23 January 2019 HARARE - Suspended Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) vice president Gift Banda will today address a press conference to clear his name regarding the current controversy in local football. Banda was suspended by Zifa president Felton Kamambo last week after he was accused of usurping the pow...
Local football needs pre-sold tickets 21 January 2019 HARARE – Zimbabwe football is still operating in the dark ages judging by what transpired last week at Barbourfields Stadium in Bulawayo. Zimbabwe champions FC Platinum were hosting South African giants Orlando Pirates in a Group B African Champions League match at the venue. Since the draw...
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...
Zifa dump Mutasa, Gumbo 9 January 2019 HARARE - The new Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) board yesterday made changes to the Warriors coaching department by disposing of coach Sunday Chidzambwa's assistants. Rahman Gumbo and Lloyd Mutasa were all shown the exit door and have been replaced by Tonderai Ndiraya and Bongani Mafu. G...
PSL season changeover set for 2020 27 December 2018 HARARE - ZIFA president Felton Kamambo believes the Premier Soccer League (PSL) football calendar can only be changed to August-May in 2020 after more consultations are done with all stakeholders. The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has recommended that all the leagues on the continent...
Zifa applauds Kadewere 27 December 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has commended Warriors striker Tino Kadewere following the successful hosting of the third edition of the Onias Kadewere Soccer Tournament at Takashinga Sports Club in Highfield last weekend. The tournament is held in honour of Kadewere’s late ...
Kamambo has mammoth task 23 December 2018 HARARE - After an incredible election victory to topple Philip Chiyangwa, new Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) president Felton Kamambo has got a number of pressing issues on his plate. A number of local football followers believe that getting rid of Chiyangwa was the end of the troubles b...
New Zifa leadership promises change 19 December 2018 HARARE - The newly-elected Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has promised to work together with all the relevant stakeholders in order to take the game forward. Felton Kamambo is the new Zifa president after defeating Philip Chiyangwa during Sunday's elections held at the end of the associa...
Chiyangwa dethroned 17 December 2018 HARARE - Local football was ushered into a new era yesterday after Felton Kamambo was elected Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) president after beating the incumbent Philip Chiyangwa.   It was a tightly-contested race though as Kamambo posted 35 against Chiyangwa's 24 votes. According to...
Moment of truth...Zifa holds elections 16 December 2018 HARARE - After many months of waiting and delays, the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) councillors finally vote for a new executive committee in the capital today. This election really commenced last year when Zifa's Annual General Meeting (AGM) in December was aborted. After breezing t...
Grassroots football key: Chagonda 15 December 2018 HARARE - Aspiring Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) board member Sugar Chagonda has noted the need to focus on grassroots football development if the local game is to improve. Chagonda, who is also the secretary-general for newly-promoted side Manica Diamonds, will go up against five other ...
Moyo emerges from shadows 15 December 2018 HARARE - After a protracted battle to earn the right to participate in tomorrow's Zifa executive committee elections, Mlungisi Moyo has promised to make the local game a trendsetter on the continent. The former Chicken Inn treasurer was initially barred from contesting the elections set for to...
Zifa needs strong, sound leadership 14 December 2018 HARARE - This Sunday, the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) will vote for a new executive committee at their Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Harare. The new office bearers will be in office for the next four years and will be tasked with leading the local game under this tough economic clim...
Zifa in fresh storm 12 December 2018 HARARE - In another embarrassing episode, the gaffe-prone Zifa secretariat is in the eye of a storm for handing out a Zifa congress register with wrong contact details of the voting college. In an unprecedented and shocking development, Zifa chief executive Joseph Mamutse in his wisdom or lack...
Kamambo finally outlines his manifesto 11 December 2018 HARARE - After spending most of his energy in trying to get the green light to participate in the Zifa elections, aspiring candidate Felton Kamambo has finally unveiled his manifesto. Kamambo was first denied the chance to run in the elections when the Zifa Electoral Committee led by Vusi Vuma...
Football is my calling: Banda 5 December 2018 HARARE - Aspiring Zifa vice president Gift Banda insists “football is his calling” and he represents the only credible option for the development of the most popular sport in the country if voted into office. The former Njube Sundowns boss was initially barred from contesting the upcoming poll...
Zifa backs down 28 November 2018 HARARE - The Zifa Electoral Committee has finally succumbed to pressure and finally allowed Felton Kamambo, Gift Banda and Mlungisi Moyo to contest in the forthcoming football association's election. The trio had been disqualified from running in the elections set to be held this weekend. K...
Sugar Chagonda outlines vision 26 November 2018 HARARE - Aspiring Zifa board member Sugar Chagonda wants to summon his experience in the corporate world to help change the face of local football if voted into office next month. Attention for the Zifa elections set for December 1 has since shifted to the race for board member positions after...