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FC PLATINUM WILLING TO SHARE

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FC Platinum have given their coach Norman Mapeza the green light to take charge of the Warriors’ opening 2019 Nations Cup qualifier against Liberia at the National Sports Stadium next month after Zifa came knocking asking for the gaffer to guide the senior national football team in that big game on a caretaker basis. By Robson Sharuko and Paul Mundandi ...

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AKBAY FEELS THE HEAT

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HIGHLANDERS head coach Erol Akbay has admitted that sitting at the top of the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League table has come with added pressure for his side. BY FORTUNE MBELE The Dutch coach leads his side in pursuit of another set of three points when they take on struggling Chapungu in their own back yard tomorrow. He said that ...

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CAPS’ FOREIGN TARGETS JET IN

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CAPS United’s foreign targets are expected to arrive in Harare tomorrow for assessment by the club, as they bid to bolster their attack ahead of the group stage of the prestigious Caf Champions League. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA Highly-rated Ghanaian striker, Richard Addai, who played for Dreams FC in the 2016 season, and compatriot, Wilson Andoh are expected for the finalisation ...

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NHLANHLA DUBE UNVEILED AS BOSSO CEO

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BULAWAYO giants Highlanders Football Club unveiled Nhlanhla Dube, as their new chief executive officer at a Press conference held at the club’s offices yesterday. By Sindiso Dube The CEO post fell vacant following the expiry of veteran administrator, Ndumiso Gumede’s contract in December. Dube promised to turn the fortunes of the club. “I am going to come in to help ...

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CAPS LOOK WEST

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Caf Champions League representatives, Caps United, will bolster their ZIMBABWE’S squad for the continental football showcase with foreign players and three trialists are set to arrive at the weekend from West Africa. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The three players, whose trip to Harare is being facilitated by their local representative and one of Zimbabwe’s top football agents, George Deda, are from ...

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NAKAMBA EYES FIRST EUROPEAN SILVERWARE

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WARRIORS midfielder Marvelous Nakamba is relishing the prospect of winning his first major piece of silverware since his move to Europe five years ago when his Dutch side Vitesse Arnhem takes aim at the Netherlands’ major cup competition, the KNVB Beker Cup today.BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Vitesse Arnhem, who are yet to win any domestic silverware since clinching the Parbo Bier ...

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DeMBARE ‘DUMP’ AILING SHAYA

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TEARS welled up in Agnes Shaya’s eyes, wife to Dynamos legend and five-time Soccer Star of the Year George Shaya, struggling to prevent them from trickling down her cheeks, but it was a lost battle.BY DON MAKANYANGA “We are living in poverty, and at this moment I am struggling to get him his medication for his condition, he is suffering ...

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RIO FERDIINAND : I WAS THE BEST DEFENDER IN THE WORLD

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MANCHESTER United legend Rio Ferdinand believes he was the best defender in the world from 2006 to 2010. By Own Correspondent Ferdinand spent 12 years at Old Trafford, and won a number of honours, including six Premier League titles and the Champions League. And, the former England captain believes that at his peak, he had no rivals in his position. “I ...

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CAPS DRAW ZAMALEK

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Zimbabwe football champions, Caps United were drawn into Group B of the Caf Champions League mini league stage alongside five-time champions Zamalek. BY Kevin Mapasure In addition to Zamalek, Caps United have two more North African trips lined up, after they were also grouped with Algeria’s USM Alger and Al Ahli Tripoli of Libya. Group A has Esperance Tunis, El Merrikh, ...

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MUTUMA BREAKS DUCK IN BOSSO WIN

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Two quick goals by Prince Dube and Rodreck Mutuma just after the start of the second half were all Highlanders needed to earn maximum points in an exciting Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match against Tsholotsho at Dulivhadzimo yesterday.BY Sports reporter Tsholotsho …..(0)1 Highlanders…..(0)2 Tsholotsho replied once through Lucky Nyathi after 62 minutes, but they could not get on the ...

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