Wonder goal lights up Rufaro as CAPS United power to the top

Wonder goal lights up Rufaro as CAPS United power to the top 1

By Robson Sharuko FITTINGLY, it was the defining moment of this feisty old boys’ club showdown at Rufaro yesterday pregnant with many sub-plots. Anything else would have been an injustice to such beauty, the baggage that would have diluted its purity, tainted its majesty and eroded its value. It’s a pity the television cameras where not there to capture it and store it in the vault where this league’s golden moments are preserved. Because, it’s such moments of magic, which are now few and far between in the domestic Premiership,…

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Lincoln Zvasiya joins Makepekepe

Lincoln Zvasiya joins Makepekepe 2

By Tadious Manyepo CAPS United have signed forgotten defender Lincoln Zvasiya as they try to plug a faulty defence which has proved to be their Achilles Heel in recent matches. Lincoln Zvasiya Zvasiya is on course to start at the heart of Makepekepe’s defence in their Premiership encounter against Harare City at Rufaro tomorrow. The Green Machine have conceded eight goals in their last three games. Related Articles And, interim coach Darlington Dodo, has moved swiftly to secure the services of the former Dynamos, Monomotapa and Kaizer Chiefs defender. Although…

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DeMbare, Bosso in Chibuku Cup clash

DeMbare, Bosso in Chibuku Cup clash 3

By Tadious Manyepo Dynamos versus Highlanders, Caps United against Harare City — the Chibuku Super Cup first round really provided some tasty battles. Dynamos and Highlanders have the most passionate and loyal fans in domestic football The $1.5 million-rich tournament roars to life on Saturday with a preliminary round double-header at Mandava. The first round fixtures are scheduled for the weekend of 28-29 September. Related Articles Teams, which were in the top eight on the table after Match Day 17, were seeded. Those in the bottom four, at the same…

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Mwanjali sparkles as CAPS shoot atop

Mwanjali sparkles as CAPS shoot atop 4

By Takudzwa Chitsiga CAPS United coach Darlington Dodo believes he will prove his critics wrong as he guided his side to the apex of the Castle Lager Premier table for the first time this season. Method Mwanjale This followed a hard-fought victory over Black Rhinos in a match in which ageless defender Method Mwanjali was the star of the show. Dodo, who took over the hot seat a fortnight ago after the departure of Lloyd Chitembwe after the latter moved to Harare City, collected his first set of three points…

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CAPS still want title

CAPS still want title 5

By Shelly Guni CAPS United president Farai Jere has maintained that they are still vying for the championship after announcing Darlington Dodo as their new coach. Farai Jere Dodo was appointed as the substantive coach following the departure Lloyd Chitembwe, who is now with Harare City. Dodo, who arrived earlier this year as one of Chitembwe’s assistants, will take care of the team until the end of the season. Related Articles And despite the changes in the technical set up, Jere said they want the title calling the Makepekepe family…

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Top teams drop points as Caps move to second spot

Top teams drop points as Caps move to second spot 6

By Innocent Kurira IT’S a race that seemingly no one wants to win. Title favourites FC Platinum, Chicken Inn and dark horses Black Rhinos all dropped points at the weekend allowing Caps United to bulldoze their way into the title matrix. Caps United supporters cheering their team (Picture by Southern Eye) Caps United made a statement of intent with a 2-1 victory over Highlanders at the National Sports Stadium and with that victory moved into second place; a point behind leaders FC Platinum. The Green Machine has collected 34 points…

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Lulu tips Caps for PSL title

Lulu tips Caps for PSL title 7

By Tadious Manyepo HIGHLANDERS coach Mandla “Lulu” Mpofu has tipped Caps United to go all the way and win the league champions if they sustain the trailblazing form they have just picked in the Castle Lager Premiership. Mandla MpofuMandla “Lulu” Mpofu The Green Machine put on one of their best performances this season when they rallied from a goal down to beat Mpofu’s charges 2-1 at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday. The win came on the back of another impressive 1-0 win over Manica Diamonds, a week earlier. Related…

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PSL AWARDS: Ndiraya is July coach of the month as Josta scoops player award

PSL AWARDS: Ndiraya is July coach of the month as Josta scoops player award 8

On Aug 19, 2019 6,577 By Rest Mutore Dynamos coach Tonderai Ndiraya and CAPS United midfielder Joel ‘Josta’ Ngodzo have been named the Castle Larger Premier Soccer League coach and player of the month for July. Tonderai Ndiraya The results for the online poll were released Monday by the PSL. Ndiraya, who has managed to stabilise the DeMbare ship since his arrival, never tasted defeat in July – recording two wins and two draws. Related Articles The DeMbare boss beat off competition from Ngezi Platinum’s Erol Akbay who also has…

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SUBLIME STRIKE WINS IT . . . as CAPS United move within just one point of leaders FC Platinum

SUBLIME STRIKE WINS IT . . . as CAPS United move within just one point of leaders FC Platinum 9

By Tadious Manyepo CLIVE RUPIYA scored one of the best goals seen in the domestic Premiership to settle a lively Battle of the Cities showdown at the National Sports Stadium yesterday that could have gone either way. BOUNDLESS JOY . . . CAPS United captain Hardlife Zvirekwi cannot control his emotions after his side restored parity in the battle of the Cities showdown against Highlanders at the National Sports Stadium yesterday In the end, it was CAPS United who won it, rallying from behind to snatch full points and move…

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Highlanders eye first away three points

Highlanders eye first away three points 10

By Innocent Kurira HIGHLANDERS are targeting their first set of three points on the road when they clash with perennial rivals, Caps United, at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday. Highlanders and Caps United fans The last time Bosso won a game away from Barbourfields Stadium was when they beat Triangle 1-0 at Gibbo last season. In their last 15 away games, Highlanders have drawn seven times and lost six. The bad away record is something coach Mandla Mpofu hopes to fix, starting with the Caps United encounter. Related Articles…

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