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WARRIORS FALL

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WARRIORS have it all to do in their bid to qualify for next year’s African Nations Championship (Chan) finals to be played in Kenya, after the Sunday Chidzambwa-coached team fell to Namibia in the tournament’s Southern Zone second round first leg qualifier at Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek, Namibia, yesterday.  BY Henry Mhara  Namibia . . . . . (0) ...

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BIG WEEKEND FOR ZIM IN NAMIBIA

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  WARRIORS man of the moment Talent Chawapiwa says the national football team should forget about the recent Cosafa Castle Cup triumph and turn their focus to Namibia, whom they meet in an African Nations Championship (Chan) Southern Zone first round, first leg qualifier at Sam Nujoma in Windhoek tomorrow afternoon. BY HENRY MHARA The Warriors, who left Harare yesterday ...

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HIGHLANDERS SEARCH FOR LEFT- BACK

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CASTLE Lager Premier Soccer League club Highlanders have started looking for a left-back, as it is increasingly becoming apparent that they are going to lose Honest Moyo, who is heading for the South African Premiership. BY FORTUNE MBELE Moyo, who impressed at the recent Cosafa Castle Cup tournament in South Africa, which Zimbabwe won, excused himself from the Warriors squad ...

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WARRIORS, CAPS PUT ZIM IN THE SPOTLIGHT

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MY subject matter for the last two weeks seemed to all come together with two significant results on Sunday that rather put Zimbabwean football into its rightful place. Sports Panorama with Enock Muchinjo The Warriors won a record fifth Cosafa title on Sunday. Last week I offered an insight on what I thought we should make of our Cosafa Cup ...

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MUKAMBA GETS CHIDZAMBWA CALL

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DYNAMOS midfielder, Denver Mukamba is back in the national football team fold after he was called into camp yesterday by Warriors coach, Sunday Chidzambwa for Sunday’s African Nations Championships (Chan) qualifier away to Namibia. BY HENRY MHARA The 24-year-old former Warriors skipper replaces Ronald Chitiyo, who asked to be excused for the match. “Chitiyo has pulled out because his father ...

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WARRIORS SUFFER BLOW

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WARRIORS interim coach, Sunday Chidzambwa has been forced to make a change to his teams which travels to Namibia at the weekend for an African Nation Championship (Chan) qualifier after Terrance Dzukamanja was ruled out because of injury. BY HENRY MHARA Team manager, Wellington Mupandare yesterday said the Ngezi Platinum striker had a groin strain and been axed from the ...

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‘I DIDN’T WANT WARRIORS JOB’

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WARRIORS interim coach, Sunday Chidzambwa has revealed that he was pressured to take up the post to lead the national football team in the Cosafa tournament in the face of his initial reluctance. BY HENRY MHARA IN JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA The veteran coach was appointed to take charge of the Warriors for the regional tournament, which ended in South Africa ...

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DIVORCE WOES FOR MUSHEKWI

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China-based former Warriors striker, Nyasha Mushekwi’s estranged wife, Luminitsa Dumbisa Mushekwi, has filed a decree of divorce and a $3 500 monthly maintenance claim against her husband, saying the duo’s six-year marriage has irretrievably broken down to the extent that there were no prospects of restoration. BY CHARLES LAITON The development deals another blow for the footballer, who has reportedly ...

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BOSSO MEETING TO PUSH FOR CONSTITUTIONAL CHANGES AHEAD OF POLLS

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THE Highlanders mid-season extraordinary general meeting is set to be held at the Bulawayo football giants’ clubhouse on Sunday, with the meeting expected to tackle the club’s constitutional review, which has been a thorny issue in the past meetings. BY FORTUNE MBELE With elections due next year for the chairman, secretary-general and committee members’ posts, the constitutional review debate is ...

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WHOLE NATION IS HAPPY: OCEAN

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WARRIORS skipper, Ocean Mushure has described Zimbabwe’s Cosafa Cup final win over Zambia in South Africa at the weekend, as incredible and deserved, saying the victory had left the whole country happy. BY HENRY MHARA IN SUN CITY SOUTH AFRICA Player of the tournament, Knox Mutizwa’s opportunistic first half goal and two other strikes by man of the match, Talent ...

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