OFFICIAL! Maritzburg announce Augusto deal

OFFICIAL! Maritzburg announce Augusto deal 1

ABSA Premiership side Maritzburg United have announced the signing of Zimbabwean striker Clive Augusto from Chicken Inn. The club on Monday posted on its website saying they are delighted to wrap up their transfer business with the arrival of Augusto. Augusto, who has won three player of the month awards in a row, was the leading scorer in the Castle Lager Premiership with 14 goals. “Maritzburg United are delighted to have wrapped up their transfer business with the acquisition of Clive Augusto, who top scored in the Zimbabwean Premier Soccer…

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Are soccer agents to blame?

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By Sikhumbuzo Moyo When Zimbabwe’s reigning Soccer Star of the Year, Rodwell Chinyengetere, returned home after just 228 days with Baroka FC in the Absa Premiership in South Africa, there was a lot of debate about what really happened to the FC Platinum man. Rodwell Chinyengetere That Zimbabwe’s best player, not only in a single year, but twice on the trot, could only last that shocking distance at an arguably modest club like Baroka, raises more questions than answers in a nation that has always believed its league is more…

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Twin Moyo brothers relish Chippa chance

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On Jul 19, 2019 7,937 0 By Nhlanhla Mbele Ex-Bantu Rovers and Highlanders twins Elvis and Kevin Moyo (pictured above) say their recent move to South Africa’s Absa Premiership side Chippa United did not come on a silver platter. It was an achievement that came their way courtesy of hard workas they have always wished to play in a foreign league. “It has always been our ambition to play outside the country and we had to grab the opportunity when it came our way. “It has always been our prayer…

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Hadebe pays tribute to Chiefs owner

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On Jul 15, 2019 7,888 0 By Sikhumbuzo Moyo, Senior Sports Reporter Warriors’ defender Teenage Hadebe has paid tribute to South African business mogul and owner of Kaizer Chiefs, Kaizer Motaung as well as his son Bobby for giving him the opportunity to play for the Soweto giants. Teenage Hadebe Hadebe joined the Absa Premiership side from Chicken Inn three years ago and secured a European contract when he penned a three-year deal with Turkish side E.Y. Malatyaspor, a team that former Warriors’ skipper and FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza…

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Nyoni at Maritzburg

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On Jul 4, 2019 7,879 0 By Snodia Mikiri CAPS United speedy winger Gabriel Nyoni is in South Africa trying his luck with Absa Premiership side Maritzburg United where he has gone for trials. Gabriel Nyoni Nyoni left the country on Sunday and is expected back home this Friday, if all goes according to plan. “Nyoni left the country on Sunday for South Africa where he will be doing trials. Related Articles “He was released with the club, I think Maritzburg put a generous offer and the club could not…

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Kaizer Chiefs put awards on hold again after dismal season

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On May 24, 2019 6,577 0 By Mahletse Mphahlele | Timeslive| Kaizer Chiefs will not be holding their end-of-season player awards for the second year running following a disastrous campaign where they failed to qualify for the MTN8. JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA – JANUARY 24: Vina Maphosa during the Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns press conference at Medshield Offices on January 24, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images) Amakhosi ended the Absa Premiership season with defeat to Chippa United and as a result missed out on a…

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Pfumbidzai‘s club faces uncertain future

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By Eddie Chikamhi Warriors defender Ronald Pfumbidzai faces an uncertain future with his South African club Bloemfontein Celtics who might not return to the Absa Premiership next season because of a crippling financial crisis. Ronald Pfumbidzai Pfumbidzai missed the final game of the season against AmaZulu at the weekend as he headed back home where he needs to concentrate on the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations after a long and tiring season. The defender is expected to be among the group of players in the Warriors training squad to be…

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Bucs claim narrow win in Pietermaritzburg

Orlando Pirates’ Absa Premiership title bid remains very much on track after they narrowly defeated Maritzburg United 1-0 at the Harry Gwala Stadium in Pietermaritzburg on Wednesday night. Kurt Lentjies, Captain of Chippa United and Maliele Vincent Pule of Orlando Pirates, during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 game between Chippa United and Orlando Pirates at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth on 8 August 2018 © Deryck Foster/BackpagePix A lone goal from Vincent Pule saw the Buccaneers reclaim a three-point lead over nearest chasers Mamelodi Sundowns (who have a game in…

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Chawapiwa promises more goals

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By Blessing Malinganiza Warriors and Amazulu midfielder Talent Chawapiwa has promised more goals after scoring in the Absa Premiership on Saturday. Chawapiwa, who joined AmaZulu from Baroka at this season, scored a consolation in a 4-1 loss to Free State Stars. The former FC Platinum striker scored in the 71st minute and was bizarrely substituted for a old horse, Siyabonga Nomvethe moments later. He is hopeful that there are more goals to come for his team and on national duty – if selected – against Congo-Brazzaville on Sunday. Related Articles…

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Kaitano explains why it’s been difficult to plan for Chiefs

Kaitano explains why it’s been difficult to plan for Chiefs 9

On Mar 15, 2019 18,977 0 Supersport United coach, Kaitano Tembo, has explained why it has been difficult for him to plan the upcoming Absa Premiership clash against Kaizer Chiefs. Kaitano Tembo coach of Supersport United during the Supersport United Pressconference on the 23 August 2018 at PSL Offices/ Pic Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix Matsatsantsa host Amakhosi at Mbombela Stadium tonight looking to continue with their fine form of late. They’ve won five of their last six matches, a run which has put them in the race for the title. A victory…

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