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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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ROAD TO ANFIELD ROARS INTO LIFE

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DAIRIBORD Zimbabwe will be looking to defend their Standard Chartered 2017 Road to Anfield national title when the tournament is held at Standard Chartered Bank Zimbabwe Limited (Stanchart) Sports Club in Harare this morning.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. The milk and ...

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DeMBARE RESHUFFLE

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DYNAMOS assistant coach Murape Murape has fallen victim to Zifa’s new requirement for coaches, where the association is demanding that all Premier Soccer League (PSL) coaches possess a Caf A licence or better.BY HENRY MHARA Murape, who has a Caf C licence, has been replaced by Biggie Zuze, but Dynamos are offering no guarantees to their long-serving midfielder on any ...

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MUSSA RESIGNS: ZIM WARRIORS MANAGER DROPS BOMBSHEL

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ZIFA are set for a complete overhaul of the Warriors technical team after the last member of that department, team manager Sharif Mussa, resigned from his post on Wednesday.  Mussa was the last man standing in the Zimbabwe’s senior team technical department.  Former coach Callisto Pasuwa and his backroom staff were relieved of their duties at the end of last month ...

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BILLIAT ROBBED AT GUNPOINT

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MAMELODI Sundowns star Khama Billiat reportedly escaped an armed robbery at an Engen garage in the early hours of Tuesday morning. By Own Correspondent Billiat was at an Engen convenience store amongst three other shoppers in Kyalami, north of Johannesburg when six gunmen entered armed with AK-47 rifles, reports Sunday World. The Zimbabwean was said to be buying prepaid electricity at the ...

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PASUWA IN FRAME FOR FLAMES JOB

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Former Warriors coach, Kalisto Pasuwa is set to engage the Football Association of Malawi (FAM), who have inquired about his availability, as they seek to appoint a new national team coach ahead of the 2019 Confederation of African Football (Caf) Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers starting in June. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Flames coaching job vacancy follows the expiry of ...

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MUSHURE SEES BRIGHT FUTURE FOR DE MBARE

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DYNAMOS skipper, Ocean Mushure is confident the team will be a competitive force once again this season and is not reading much into the 3-1 drubbing at the hands of archrivals Caps United in the semi-finals of the Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) Charities tournament.BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA He said his side showed great potential and will be more refined by the ...

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