Home | Soccer (page 61)

Soccer

DEMBARE’S SAMBA STARS JET IN

Silva

DYNAMOS coach Paulo Jorge Silva said he has sealed deals with three Brazilian players whom he expects in the country today.BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Glamour Boys coach spoke glowingly about the players, describing them as “very experienced”. He said the trio — all of Brazilian origin — play their club football in Europe with one of them reported to be ...

Read More »

CAPS UNITED SPONSORSHIP DEAL IN LIMBO

Achford Gutu

CAPS United’s kit sponsorship deal is in limbo amid reports that their contract with Spanish sportswear manufacturer, Joma has been terminated.BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA It is understood the Harare football giants have now been forced to buy a new kit from their former technical sponsor, Joma following the termination of the deal. This, according to information obtained from sources, is costing ...

Read More »

INSIDE CHIYANGWA’ $100M DEAL

Chiyangwa Phillip

Good times are set to roll for local football after the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) and Bangladesh-based Total Sports Marketing (TSM) signed a dream multi-million dollar media, sponsorship and commercial rights deal on Tuesday last week. BY Brian Nkiwane   The mega deal brokered by Zifa boss Phillip Chiyangwa and signed by TSM chief executive officer Moinul Haque Chowdury, could ...

Read More »

CHICKEN INN STUN MAMELODI SUNDOWNS

Chicken-Inn-1024x683

CHICKEN INN . . . . . . . . . (1)1 MAMELODI SUNDOWNS 0 AGAINST all odds, Chicken Inn put up a sublime act and overcame South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns in an exciting preliminary round first leg tie of the 2016 CAF Champions League watched by a good crowd that rallied the GameCocks at Bulawayo’s Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. ...

Read More »

MANUVIRE SAVES HARARE CITY

Raphael Manuvire

Harare City . . . . . (2)3 AS Adema . . . . . . (0)2 NEW signing Raphael Manuvire scored a brace including an 88th minute winner that gave Harare City a slender lead over visiting AS Adema of Madagascar in a five-goal CAF Confederations Cup preliminary round first leg encounter at Rufaro yesterday. BY Munyaradzi Madzokere It ...

Read More »

HIGH-RIDING BRAZILIANS WARY OF GAMECOCKS

Mamelodi Sundowns1

WARRIORS star man Khama Billiat led his South African side Mamelodi Sundowns into Bulawayo yesterday, where they will take on Chicken Inn in the Caf Champions League preliminary round first leg match at Barbourfields Stadium this afternoon. BY FORTUNE MBELE The Brazilians, as the side are affectionately known, touched down at the Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport in the afternoon ...

Read More »

MIGHTY WARRIORS BEGIN CAMP FOR AFWCON

Mighty warrios camp

MIGHTY Warriors will finally report to camp next week to start preparations for two crucial football competitions beginning next month.BY HENRY MHARA The team is scheduled to travel to Tanzania on the weekend of March 4 to 6 for a 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations (AFWCON) first round first leg qualifier, before hosting the return match two weeks later. ...

Read More »

KHAMA IS OUR MESSI

Khama Billiat 2

He might have adopted the Cristiano Ronaldo way of celebrating his goals, but red-hot Zimbabwe international forward Khama Billiat, appears more like a cloned version of Lionel Messi. By Robson Sharuko And, as he takes his game to new heights, his magic is now charming a number of European suitors. The 25-year-old forward’s stunning form, which has seen him score ...

Read More »

CHITEMBWE’S “GALACTICOS”

Caps United

CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe has finalised assembling his “galacticos” ahead of the new Premier Soccer League (PSL) season with the capture of Tafadzwa Rusike on a one-year contract. BY HENRY MHARA One of the club’s directors, Nhamo Tutisani, yesterday confirmed that Rusike penned a one-year deal on Wednesday. Tutisani said the club is done with its transfer business and what ...

Read More »

CITY TARGET HOME SUCCESS

Harare City

Zimbabwe’s Caf Confederation Cup representatives Harare City are determined to progress from their preliminary round encounter against Madagascan side AS Adema ahead of their first leg tie at Rufaro Stadium tomorrow.BY HENRY MHARA The home side will be looking to gain a good advantage ahead of the return leg in Antananarivo in a fortnight. While the Taurai Mangwiro-coached side will ...

Read More »