Articles tagged 'coaches'

ZC hunts for Streak's successor 28 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) yesterday engaged the services of a private consultant to recruit a new coach to replace Heath Streak, who was sacked last month. However, ZC might run into legal problems later on because Streak together with ex-batting coach Lance Klusener, ex-fitness coach Sea...
Zifa's coaches merry-go-round 2 November 2017 HARARE - The appointment on an interim basis of Wilson Mutekede to take charge of the Warriors’ friendly matches against Lesotho and Namibia once again highlights the poor administration of the national team. Such a key position of the Warriors coach should be treated with a lot of respect and...
Zoc to equip local coaches 1 September 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Olympic Committee (Zoc) in collaboration with the Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee and Confederation of Sports are set to host a strength and conditioning workshop for local coaches in Mutare next weekend. The strength training, conditioning and injury preventio...
Mudyambanje slams recycling of coaches 13 May 2017 BULAWAYO - Former Highlanders striker Tobias Mudyambanje has challenged Castle Lager Premiership teams to stop the recycling of coaches as it is contributing to the drop in standards of the local game. Speaking to the Daily News, Mudyambanje, who doubles as a coach at Lupane State University a...
Zoc holds sports admin course 28 October 2016 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Olympic Committee (Zoc) is scheduled to host a sports administration course which is set to run over two days beginning tomorrow at Petra High School in Bulawayo. “This course is offered by the International Olympic Committee’s Olympic Solidarity Commission and is the las...
Mandenge, Brider head for France 26 April 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe national rugby teams’ coaches Cyprian Mandenge and Brendon Brider will head to France next month where they will go undergo various upskilling and high performance programmes. The developmental initiative is in partnership with Rugby Africa and the French Rugby Federation. ...
ZRU unveils coaches 28 January 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) yesterday unveiled head coaches across five formats of the game with the union's technical director Brighton Chivandire saying the individuals have their work cut out. The new coaches were handed four-year performance-based contracts and have been tasked to ...
Zim must import qualify foreign coaches 24 January 2015 JOHANNESBURG - They say in modern society you have to mix things to get it right. Economically you cannot flourish in isolation hence the word global world. The same applies with football. No country can be successful by having its own philosophy without integrating it with the outside worl...
5 shortlisted for DeMbare job 17 December 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwean champions Dynamos have shortlisted five coaches from the list of more than 30 applicants hoping to replace four-time title winning gaffer Calisto Pasuwa. The five are being engaged in talks to assess their demands and conditions before picking the most suitable coach who is...
Finally, someone who knows what they're doing 12 December 2014 HARARE - You may have already come across my views in this column on why Dynamos, of all their ruthlessness on the domestic front, have so dismally failed in the African Champions League. I have insisted here and in other previous articles that Dynamos’ failure in Africa is through no fault of...
Fellow coaches hail Pasuwa 26 November 2014 HARARE - Colleagues have poured praise on Calisto Pasuwa after the Dynamos coach won his fourth straight Castle Premiership title with the Glamour Boys at the weekend.  Pasuwa wrote his own piece of history by becoming the first Zimbabwean coach to win four league titles on the trot when he le...
Zifa urged to protect coaches 19 October 2014 BULAWAYO - Swaziland Football Association technical director Bhekisisa Mkhonta has edged the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) to protect local coaches from any form of abuse. Mkhonta was speaking during the Confederation of African Football (Caf) B Licensing coaching course which ended in ...
Is Platinum job a poisoned chalice? 9 August 2014 HARARE - For four years, the coaching post at FC Platinum has changed hands several times – circumstances differing each time – so much it’s hard to remember past the last coach. The constant demise of coaches at Platinum started a little over four years ago with the tragic death of Benjamin M...
Coaches hail Caf course 4 July 2014 HARARE - Local coaches have hailed the on-going Confederation of African Football (Caf) A Licence coaching course that is being held at Mt Hampden. At least  10 Premiership coaches, who include Calisto Pasuwa (Dynamos), Taurai Mangwiro (CAPS United), Saul Chaminuka (ZPC Kariba) and Nation Dube...
Blowing whistle on referees 23 May 2014 HARARE - Much has been said and written about the falling standards of refereeing in Zimbabwean domestic football, as officials have dished out cards and penalties with reckless abandon. Several games have, in effect, had their outcome influenced by questionable game-changing decisions. Wednes...
Are good coaches endangered species? 21 March 2014 HARARE - One man who could be looking back at the turn of events in Zimbabwean football and having a really good chuckle is Klaus-Dieter Pagels. Some nine months or so after being cast off as Warriors coach by Zifa, as immigration authorities would do to an illegal émigré, Pagels can only watc...
Zisca to conduct coaching courses 10 March 2014 BULAWAYO - The Zimbabwe Soccer Coaches Association (Zisca) Bulawayo Province is calling upon aspiring and practicing coaches to enrol in their forthcoming coaching courses that are set to get underway today at Eveline High School. Zisca Bulawayo Province secretary, Marko Dube told the Daily Ne...
Africa needs to groom own coaches 13 October 2013 JOHANNESBURG – Forty-five  year old Herve Renard has left Chipolopolo of Zambia to take charge of top French club Sochaux having achieved what few coaches can dream of – winning the Africa Cup of Nations four months into the job. In 2012, just a few months after being recalled to Zambia, Renar...
PSL coaches under scrutiny 4 July 2013 BULAWAYO – The  spotlight will this weekend focus on coaches as the Castle Premiership race ?enters the second half of the season which will clarify a number of unanswered questions thus far. At least six teams still have a realistic chance to win the title in the upcoming 15 rounds of action ...
'Unqualified coaches to be barred' 2 November 2012 HARARE - Mashonaland West Junior League chairperson Zacky Banda has issued a stern warning to coaches who practise without certificates, threatening to kick them out of all forms of grassroots football. Banda, who was officiating at the Bronzegate and L.M Furnishers Under-14 tournament won by Bla...