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BILLIAT LINKED WITH ZAMALECK

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EGYPTIAN football giants Zamalek have showed interest in Warriors midfielder Khama Billiat who plays for South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns.BY SPORTS REPORTER Billiat, who was part of the Warriors that played at the 2017 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Gabon in January has long been linked with a move to the Egyptian Premier League. But for one reason or ...

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MAPEZA BOUNCES BACK AS WARRIORS COACH

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FC PLATINUM coach Norman Mapeza has been named interim Warriors coach to take charge of the international friendly match against Zambia at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday.BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The FC Platinum coach – a winner of the championship with modest Monomotapa, in 2008 – beat several candidates to the biggest coaching job in Zimbabwean football. NewsDaySport, exclusively revealed ...

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CAPS FACE TOUGH DRAW

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CHAMPIONS Caps United face a tough draw in the Confederation of African Football (Caf) Champions League group stage.BY HENRY MHARA The Green Machine shocked TP Mazembe at the weekend to book a place among the elite 16 in African club football. The Lloyd Chitembwe-coached side held the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) champions nil-all in the first round second leg ...

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WE ARE NOT SCARED OF TP MAZEMBE – CHITEMBWE

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CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe says he does not feel intimidated by five-time African champions TP Mazembe, and is confident of his team’s chances when the two sides meet in the Confederation of African Football (Caf) Champions League first round first leg in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Sunday.BY HENRY MHARA The Zimbabwean champions are expected to travel to ...

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MAPEZA WILLING TO TALK

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FC PLATINUM coach Norman Mapeza has hinted he could be willing to take another shot at the Warriors job.BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA Zifa has begun the search for a new coach after parting ways with Kalisto Pasuwa following a lacklustre show at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals in Gabon, where Zimbabwe failed to win a single match in ...

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MAZEMBE WARY OF CAPS

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CAPS United’s opponents in the Confederation of African Football (Caf) Champions League first round, TP Mazembe, are worried about the threat posed by the Zimbabwean champions as the two teams prepare to face off at the weekend. BY HENRY MHARA The Green Machine make the trip to Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo for the Champions League first round ...

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ZIFA TARGET MAPEZA

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FORMER Warriors captain and FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza has emerged as Zifa’s number one target to fill the vacant Warriors’ coach position, as the mother body looks to appoint a local coach. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA There have been a number of coaches that have been linked to the job of late that include former Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa, Joey “Mafero” ...

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DAIRIBOARD DEFEND ROAD TO ANFIELD TITLE

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DAIRIBORD Zimbabwe successfully defended the Standard Chartered 2017 Road to Anfield national title, when they edged Standard Chartered Bank Zimbabwe Limited (Stanchart), in an exciting final match in Harare on Saturday.BY HENRY MHARA Road to Anfield is an international 5-a- side football tournament offering fans a lifetime opportunity to travel to English Premiership giants Liverpool. Abel Gwatidzo’s screamer was all ...

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IS GROBBELAAR THE ANSWER?

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THE biggest talking point in Zimbabwean football this past week has been who should replace Kalisto Pasuwa as Warriors coach after Marabhundu’s marriage with the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) finally came to an end on February 28. insidesport with MICHAEL KARIATI This followed the expiry of Pasuwa’s one-year contract with Zifa which was not renewed. Although there are others who ...

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THE JOB THAT NOONE WANTS

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THE most glamourous job in Zimbabwean football is vacant but it’s not turning any heads. Very few coaches are lighting up their eyes at the prospect of being the next Warriors coach. Zifa’s proven record of failing to pay salaries on time as well as provide a conducive working environment are proving to be the biggest turn-offs. Makomborero Mutimukulu Sports Editor Former coach ...

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