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MPOFU APOLOGISES FOR 5 – 1 LOSS TO ZAMBIA

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YOUNG Warriors coach, Mandla Mpofu has apologised following the Zimbabwe national Under-20 men’s football team debacle, where they lost to Zambia 5-1 in their opening match of the ongoing Cosafa championships in South Africa on Wednesday. BY FORTUNE MBELE The Young Warriors were humiliated by Zambia in their opening match of the Cosafa championships in South Africa on Wednesday The ...

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CAPS BACK FOR KHUMBUYANI

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CASTLE Lager Premier Soccer League (PSL) champions, Caps United have launched a bid to lure back their former captain, Tapiwa Khumbuyani from How Mine, as the Harare giants ready for the African Safari.BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA With captain Hardlife Zvirekwi reportedly on his way to Tanzania, Caps United will be left thin in the right-back position and coach Lloyd Chitembwe has ...

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BOSSO LEGENDS TO HEADLINE STARS AWARDS NIGHT

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AFTER narrowly missing out on the 2016 Castle Lager Premier Soccer League’s best 11, Highlanders midfielder Rahman Kutsanzira is likely to be named the club’s best player tonight at an awards ceremony to be held at Bulawayo Polytechnic. BY FORTUNE MBELE The awards night will be attended by club greats that include Lawrence Phiri, Alexander Maseko, Barry Daka, and Mark ...

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SUNDOWNS HIT CWC AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

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Mamelodi Sundowns will raise their continent’s standard for the first time at the Club World Cup after becoming only the second South African club to win the African Champions League in 21 years in October. The Pretoria-based team had actually been eliminated in the last knockout round before the group phase only to be given a slot when it was ...

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SCOTT VINCENT BLOG: WHAT A YEAR IT HAS BEEN

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Manila: Zimbabwe’s Scott Vincent is having an unforgetable rookie season on the Asian Tour. After experiencing the euphoria of a tied second finish in Korea last month, Vincent is hungry for more of such results and he is hoping to continue his good form at this week’s Resorts World Manila Masters. By Scott Vincent The Zimbabwean pens his thoughts ahead ...

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TIGER’S NEXT CHAPTER A HOT TOPIC

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With the opening PGA Tour event of 2017 just a month away, golf fans and players are bracing for the next chapter from Tiger Woods as the former world No 1 prepares for his first start on the US circuit since August 2015. Though Woods is unlikely to tee it up in competition until the January 26-29 Farmers Insurance Open ...

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KRUGER IN THE GROOVE

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It all clicked for JBe’ Kruger in the first round of the Hong Kong Open, where he carded a four under par 66 to be within two strokes of the early lead. Source : Compleat Golfer The Bloemfontein local won on the European Tour back in 2012, when he beat Germany’s Marcel Siem at the Avantha Masters. He’s been unable ...

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‘POGBA WILL NEVER WIN BALLON D’OR”

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FRANCE national team coach Didier Deschamps believes midfielder Paul Pogba will never stand a chance of winning the Ballon d’Or award. Following the end of the agreement between FIFA and France Football, the Ballon d’Or is back to being the prize for ‘European Footballer of the Year’ and is separate to ‘The Best FIFA Football Awards’ in 2016. Pogba was ...

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PSL GARNISH CAPS PRIZE MONEY

CASTLE Lager Premier Soccer League (PSL) champions Caps United will have about 12% of their prize money garnished by the top-flight league management for various offences committed in the just-ended season. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Green Machine were crowned champions of Zimbabwean football for the first time in 11 years after beating closest challengers, FC Platinum to the finishing line ...

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ZIMBABWE UNDER 20 THRASHED

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The Zimbabwe Under-20 soccer team began their Cosafa Under 20 championships campaign in the most disastrous fashion after they were clobbered 5-1 by Zambia in the two teams’ opening Group B match at the Moruleng Stadium in South Africa yesterday evening. BY SPORTS REPORTER Zambia opened the scoring in 41st minute when Patson Daka fired past an on-rushing Zimbabwe goalkeeper, ...

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