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Knox Mutizwa

Knox Mtizwa in SA Golden Boot contention

By Sports Reporter HIS team Golden Arrows might already be out of contention for the South African Absa Premiership title, but Zimbabwe international striker Knox Mutizwa still has a chance to finish the season with a major individual accolade. The 26-year-old former Highlanders star is still in firm contention for the prestigious Lesley Manyathela Golden

Teenage Hadebe

Hadebe named in Turkish Super League Team of the Season

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS defender Teenage Hadebe has been recognised for his solid debut season in Europe after being named in the Turkish Super League Team of the Season Hadebe was one of the outstanding performers for his side Yeni Malatyaspor during the just ended 2019/2020 campaign despite his side struggling. The 24-year-old former Chicken

Gabriel Nyoni

Injuries pushed Gabriel Nyoni out of Maritzburg

By Sports Reporter SOUTH African club Maritzburg United have revealed that Zimbabwean midfielder Gabriel Nyoni had his contract at the club terminated recently after struggling to make an impact due to injuries. The 28-year-old former Highlanders and Caps United speedy forward joined Maritzburg United at the beginning of the 2019/2020 season with high expectations from

Bruce Grobbelaar

Bruce Grobbelaar Reveals Interest In Coaching SA’s Kaizer Chiefs

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE Warriors and Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar has disclosed that he was once shortlisted for the Kaizer Chiefs head coaching job and he would consider a return to South African football if he receives a good offer. The 62-year-old retired goalkeeper, who recently made a surprise move to Norwegian second-tier side Øygarden

Prince Dube

Prince Dube Nets First Goal For New Tanzanian Handlers

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE international football striker Prince Dube made a dream start to life at his new club Azam FC of Tanzania by rising from the bench to score his goal for the club in only his second appearance in a 1-0 triumph over Kinondoni Municipal Council FC at the Azam Complex Stadium Dar

Khama Billiat

Teammate Defends Khama Billiat Against Critics

Kick Off KAIZER Chiefs star forward Khama Billiat has come under heavy scrutiny in recent times over his individual returns but one teammate has since come out in his defence. Billiat has managed just one goal and two assists in 17 Absa Premiership appearances, a return that would go down as his worst since arriving

Khama Billiat

Khama Billiat parts ways with SA agent Michael Ngobeni

By Sports Reporter  ZIMBABWE and Kaizer Chiefs forward Khama Billiat has officially parted ways with football agent Michael Ngobeni to end a two year marriage with the South African agency M-Sport Management. The 30-year-old Zimbabwe international is now represented by Godfrey Bakasa, who is well known in the local entertainment circles having managed musicians such as

Murape Murape

Dynamos Legend Murape Murape Set For Real Betis Academy Coaching Role

By Sports Reporter FORMER Dynamos captain and assistant coach Murape Murape is set to make a return to local football in style by being named as one of the head coaches at the soon to be established Real Betis Academy Zimbabwe, NewZimbabwe.com can exclusively reveal. Spanish La Liga side Real Betis recently announced plans to set up

Rugby Africa Avails Covid-19 Relief To Manicaland Players

By Sports Reporter MANICALAND rugby players this week received Covid-19 relief from Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) following the financial support it received from Rugby Africa. Rugby is one of the sports which were suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic as it is regarded as a contact sport. Speaking at the handover ceremony held at the

Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi asks to leave Barcelona

BBC Legendary Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has asked to leave this summer. The Argentina international, 33, sent a fax to the club on Tuesday saying he wishes to exercise a clause in his contract, allowing him to leave for free with immediate effect. Barca were beaten 8-2 by Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-finals

Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi Hands in BarcelonaTransfer Request

BBC FORWARD Lionel Messi has asked to leave Spanish giants Barcelona this summer. The Argentina international, 33, sent a fax to the club on Tuesday saying he wishes to exercise a clause in his contract, allowing him to leave for free with immediate effect. Barca were beaten 8-2 by Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-finals

On the move...Tapiwa Tsomondo

Zim Rugby Star Tapiwa Tsomondo Joins French Side

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE rugby international, Tapiwa Tsomondo has made a massive leap in his professional rugby career after completing a move to French side Rugby Club Aubenas-Vals from South African Currie Cup First Division side Boland Cavaliers. The 27-year-old loose forward, who is a member of the Zimbabwe rugby sevens side, the Cheetahs, arrived

Prince Dube’s move was inevitable, says Bosso coach Mark Harrison

By Mbekezeli Ncube HIGHLANDERS’ technical manager Mark Harrison believes the departure of Prince Dube to Tanzanian Premier League outfit Azam Football Club was foreseeable given the high quality of the youthful forward coupled with his contract which was ending soon. Dube inked a two-year deal with Azam where he will play alongside compatriots in ex-Bosso

Harry Maguire

Man United Skipper Harry Maguire ‘Arrested In Greece’ For ‘Attacking Police After A Fight’

sportbible.com Manchester United captain Harry Maguire has been arrested on the Greek island of Mykonos for ‘attacking police outside a bar’, according to reports. The England international was allegedly involved in a dispute with other British tourists in the early hours of Friday morning before police intervened. Greek outlet Protothema have claimed three suspects, including

Terrence Dzvukamanja

Dzvukamanja eyes European move

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE international forward Terrence Dzvukamanja is unfazed by the imminent demise of his South African club Bidvest Wits with his sights now focused on achieving his ultimate goal of plying his trade in Europe. Bidvest Wits have agreed to sell their South African PSL status to National First Division (NFD) side Tshakhuma

Warriors to resume 2021 AFCON qualifiers in November

By Sports Reporter THE Warriors will return to action in November this year after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced the resumption of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The Zimbabwe’s senior men’s national football team was scheduled to face reigning African champions Algeria in a double-header in April but the games were

Ronald Koeman

Barcelona unveils Ronald Koeman as new coach

CNN Barcelona confirmed former player Ronald Koeman as the club’s new coach Wednesday, but the coming months will be a period of reckoning for the Catalan side following a humiliating 8-2 defeat by Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarterfinals, with Messi central to the club’s on-field plans moving forward, according to Josep Maria Bartomeu.