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Paul Pogba

Pogba Belongs To Man United, Not Mino – Team Manager

AFP United Kingdom – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned Paul Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola that it is the club who will decide the French World Cup winner’s future. Pogba’s long-time representative has been at loggerheads with the United hierarchy in recent years and angered the Red Devils once more this week by casting fresh doubt

Marshall Gore

Team Zimbabwe UK 2020 Victory Celebrations

By Sports Reporter TEAM Zimbabwe UK Management has announced that the United Kingdom-based community organisation will be holding a special celebration event for its achievements this weekend in London at the Waltham Abbey Marriot Hotel This event has been organised for the specific purpose of recognising, championing and appreciating all collective efforts and achievements by

Kaitano Tembo Set For English Premier League

By Sports Reporter SOUTH Africa-based Zimbabwean coach Kaitano Tembo is set to enhance his football knowledge by visiting some of the top clubs that are campaigning in the English Premier League in a study tour being organised by his current club SuperSport United. SuperSport United Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Stanley Matthews revealed Thursday that the

Caps coach Darlington Dodo and Richard Hachiro

CAPS United dump Zvirekwi, sign Warriors trialist Hachiro

By Sports Reporter HARARE giants CAPS United have confirmed the capture of highly rated Warriors trialist Richard Hachiro from neighbours Herentals as they continue their rebuilding exercise following a massive clearout at the club. Makepekepe, who came agonisingly close to winning the league title last season, confirmed Hachiro’s signing in a statement on their official

Chinyoka Wins 2020 Old Mutual Harare Marathon

By Makanaka Masenyama VETERAN long distance runner, Jonathan Chinyoka showed why is widely regarded as one of the country’s top runners after romping to victory in the 2020 edition of the Old Mutual Harare Marathon held at Old Georgians Club in Groombridge Sunday. Chinyoka won 42. 2km men’s race in 2hrs 19mins 34sec while the women’s

Khama Billiat

Chiefs welcome back Billiat from month-long injury lay-off

KickOff Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp has opened up on the return of Khama Billiat and what it could mean for the team’s final stretch of the season. Chiefs welcomed back Billiat from a month-long injury lay-off at the weekend, when he came on as a half-time sub for Leonardo Castro to inspire his side

Knowledge Musona

Sundowns still dreaming of Musona signing

KickOff Knowledge Musona could still find himself at Chloorkop next season if Mamelodi Sundowns are serious about signing him. Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane publicly declared his interest in signing the former Kaizer Chiefs star during the January transfer window. However, there was no formal offer from Sundowns for the striker’s services and he joined KAS

South Africa’s Bidvest snatch Bosso star

Kickoff Bidvest Wits have reportedly completed the signing of Zimbabwean right-back McClive Phiri on a two-year deal. Fringe Warriors defender Phiri has been training with the Clever Boys for the past month even though Wits coach Gavin Hunt denied back in December the club was monitoring him. “The deal was kept under wraps so that

Paul Pogba

Paul Pogba provides fresh Manchester United fitness update

Manchester Evening News Paul Pogba has posted a new fitness update as he looks to make a comeback from ankle surgery. The Manchester United midfielder has been hard at work at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex in Dubai, doing individual exercises with a personal trainer. He did not travel on United’s winter break training

Divine Lunga

Warriors star Divine Lunga relishing South Africa clash

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS left back Divine Lunga says Zimbabwe national team footballers are relishing the prospect of meeting their South Africa after the two Southern African neighbours were recently drawn in the same group for the upcoming 2022 FIFA Word Cup qualifiers. The Warriors were drawn in Group G alongside South Africa’s Bafana Bafana,

King Nadolo

Dynamos continue spending spree with Nadolo signing

By Sports Reporter HARARE giants Dynamos have continued their shopping in what has seen the club complete the signing of talented free scoring forward King Nadolo to take their preseason spending spree to 13 players. The 25 year-old Soccer Star of the Year finalist has been one of the most coveted players in the domestic

Gilbert Nyamutsamba and Wensley Mbanje

Zimbabwe Names Squad For Sevens Challenger Series 

Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE national Sevens coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba has named a strong 12-man squad ahead of the team’s participation in the inaugural edition of the newly formed  World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series to be held in Chills and Uruguay later this month. The Cheetahs squad which boasts of a mixture of youth and experience will

Bruce Kangwa

Ex-Bosso star Bruce Kangwa on Highlanders 2020 title chances

By Mbekezeli Ncube FORMER Highlanders star player, Bruce Kangwa believes that his former paymasters have the ability to clinch their first title in 14 years should the Bulawayo giants continue with the form they had towards the end of last season, a campaign which saw them clinch the Chibuku cup without conceding a goal. “As

New Warriors coach Zdravko Logarusic

Logarusic Confident Of Success With Warriors

Sports Reporter NEWLY appointed Zimbabwe national football team coach Zdravko Logarusic has expressed his readiness for the task ahead as he seeks to bring success to the Warriors camp. Lugarusic was appointed last week as Warriors boss on a two-year deal and is expected to report for duty after he has been granted a work

Sakubva Stadium

Sakubva Stadium Renovations To Be Done Before PSL Season – Council

By Staff Reporter SOCCER fans in the eastern border city of Mutare will have an opportunity to watch Premier League football in their backyard after the local authority announced they were confident of finishing renovations of the Sakubva Stadium before the start of the 2020 league season next month. Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) First Instance

FC Platinum

FC Platinum Finish Champions League Campaign Winless

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWEAN champions FC Platinum will have to wait longer before registering their first win in the CAF Champions League group stages after ending their participation in this season’s competition with a disappointing 2-0 to Etoile du Sahel in Rades, Tunisia Saturday night. The defeat in Tunisia capped off yet another dismal campaign

Norman Mapeza

‘We lost the game in the first 15 minutes’ – Mapeza

Kick Off CHIPPA United coach Norman Mapeza bemoaned his side’s poor start against Orlando Pirates and believes the game was lost in ‘the first 15 minutes’. Chidi Kwem gave Chippa hope by pulling a goal back on the half-hour mark after Gabadinho Mhango had given Pirates a two-goal lead with a brace, but the second

Willard Katsande

Katsande Earns Contract Extension At Kaizer Chiefs

Sports Reporter FORMER Zimbabwe Warriors captain Willard Katsande is now set to complete a decade of service at giants Kaizer Chiefs after his contract was extended by another year by the South African Premiership log leaders.  The 34 year-old hardworking midfielder’s contract with Chiefs was due to expire this June. But reports from South Africa

Bongani Mafu

My Success Will Make The Noise: Hwange New Coach Mafu

By Mbekezeli Ncube   NEWLY appointed Hwange Football Club coach, Bongani Mafu has revealed that his target in his new camp is to lie low and put all his focus on bringing back Hwange to the Premier League in 2021.   Mafu penned a contract with the Matabeleland North based outfit after the club parted