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DUBE, NHLAPO JOIN SUPERSPORT UTD

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SuperSport United have announced the arrival of Bafana Bafana full back Siyabonga Nhlapo after concluding a permanent transfer deal from Bidvest Wits. Source: Supersport Nhlapo, who was in action for Bafana Bafana in the Chan qualifier against Botswana on Saturday comes in as a replacement for Michael Boxall, who was released earlier this month. Nhlapo joins on a three-year deal. ...

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PRINCE DUBE OFF TO SUPERSPORT

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HIGHLANDERS are on the verge of losing yet another striker, as Prince Dube left the country yesterday to be assessed by South African Premier Soccer League side SuperSport United. BY FORTUNE MBELE Sources at Highlanders confirmed that the youthful striker was not at training yesterday and had left for South Africa. “His papers are being done at the office and ...

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LIMPING CAPS FACE CHINDA BOYS TEST

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LIMPING Zimbabwean champions Caps United, take on Shabanie Mine in a Castle Lager Premiership tie at the National Sports Stadium today without several key players including full-back Ronald Pfumbidzai and striker Abbas Amidu. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The defending champions had a nightmarish start to the campaign after their return from the African Champions League campaign. Lloyd Chitembwe’s men, who qualified ...

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DeMBARE DREAD PLATINUM PENALTIES

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DYNAMOS have stoked the flames ahead of their Castle Lager Premiership football clash against bitter rivals FC Platinum at Mandava this afternoon, suggesting that the platinum miners were benefiting from dubious refereeing decisions. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Glamour Boys were edged 1-0 in the reverse fixture in Harare in April, with Winstone Mhango converting from the penalty spot after Gift ...

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DOWNS GETTING A BELLYFUL OF BILLIAT

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PRETORIA — Star Mamelodi Sundowns forward Khama Billiat stands accused of a litany of misdemeanours by the club. The Sunday Times has uncovered that club president Patrice Motsepe and coach Pitso Mosimane have been advised to get rid of the errant Zimbabwe international. Multiple well-placed sources at the club have said that Billiat has on numerous occasions arrived at the ...

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AMIDU BIDDING WAR EXCITES CAPS

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ZIMBABWEAN football champions Caps United are excited by the bidding involving Egyptian sides Zamalek and Smouha as well as Algerian side USM Alger to secure the signature of top forward Abbas Amidu. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Caps United marksman, who was the torch bearer of their attack in the Caf Champions League where he scored a double strike as his ...

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AKBAY TO GO SOLO AGAIN

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  Highlanders coach Erol Akbay will have to go solo on the bench as the second half of the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League season kicks off with his assistant coaches Amini Soma-Phiri and Cosmas Zulu still suspended as their disciplinary case drags on. BY FORTUNE MBELE The Bulawayo football giants are away to neighbours Bulawayo City at Barbourfields Stadium ...

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CHINYAMA SET FOR GRAND RETURN

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FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza will be desperate for new signing Takesure Chinyama to make an immediate impact when the Zvishavane side host high-riding Dynamos at Mandava Stadium tomorrow, looking for nothing less than a win to bring their stuttering league campaign back on track. BY HENRY MHARA The match is the big headliner of the midweek fixtures as the ...

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DAUDA LASHES OUT AT BOO BOYS

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WARRIORS stand-in captain Dennis Dauda has criticised a section of the team’s supporters for booing goalkeeper Herbert Rusawo after he failed to convert his spot kick in a dramatic penalty shoot-out against Namibia in African Nations Championship (Chan) football qualifier at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA Rusawo – a regular penalty taker at Black Rhinos – ...

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BRING BENYU HOME

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A Zimbabwean boy has the world at his feet, fans of Scottish side Celtic fans going gaga, and locals wondering why he is not yet playing for the Warriors.BY  MAKOMBORERO MUTIMUKULU Kundai Leeroy Benyu – born in Camden in London to Zimbabwean parents – made a bold 73-minute statement last Saturday and took his stock to new heights. A Celtic ...

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