Muduhwa renews contract

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On Jan 11, 2019 6,755 0 By Sikhumbuzo Moyo Highlanders defender Peter Muduhwa yesterday renewed his contract with the Bulawayo giants that will see him don the black and white jersey for the next two years. Highlanders defender Peter Muduhwa After dragging his feet to renew the relationship and the club publicly stating that he was not indispensable, the talented former Soccer Star of the Year finalist had a change of heart and appended his signature just before the team goes for its preseseason training camp on January 20. “Highlanders…

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Kapupurika joins Bosso

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By Eddie Chikamhi Winger Cleopas Kapupurika believes Highlanders could provide the best environment for him to realise his full potential after crossing the Great Divide from Dynamos this week. Cleopas Kapupurika Kapupurika played for Dynamos in the last two seasons on loan from champions FC Platinum. But the speedster opted for Bosso following the expiry of his contract with both Dynamos and FC Platinum. “I have signed for two years. It has been my dream to play for Highlanders from a young age and when I got the opportunity I…

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When Shaya, Gumede and Nkomo came under one roof

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By Lovemore Dube A momentous Saturday afternoon recently had Peter Nkomo, George Shaya and Ndumiso Gumede all under one roof.Football was the unifying factor as Mastermind, as Shaya was known by his legion of fans presented Nkomo with six balls for the launch of his Peter Nkomo Goalkeeping Academy. Ndumiso Gumede walks to his car after a meeting with the Highlanders FC executive in 2016 The novelty idea has been on the agenda for years. A chat between Highlanders and Zimbabwe legend Alexander Maseko and football fan Milton Changachirere saw…

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Highlanders kick off season preps. . . give up on Nyoni, Muduhwa

Highlanders kick off season preps. . . give up on Nyoni, Muduhwa 4

By Mehluli Sibanda Highlanders  are moving forward with their plans for next season without Gabriel Nyoni as well as Peter Muduhwa after contract extension with the two players failed to produce a meaningful outcome. Gabriel Nyoni Bosso will assemble on Sunday 6 January prior to departure to their out of town pre-season camp which starts the following day. New players that have joined Highlanders are goalkeeper Wellington Muuya, midfielder Nqobizitha Masuku, as well as strikers Prince Dube and Bukhosi Sibanda. Muuya, a former Bantu Rovers player was with Bulawayo City…

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Theft at Bosso offices…. CEO loses R20 000

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On Dec 30, 2018 46,570 0 By Ngqwele Dube Highlanders chief executive officer Nhlanhla Dube reportedly lost R20 000 he had left at the club offices over the Christmas holiday. Nhlanhla Dube The club’s head of secretariat had reportedly left over R30 200 in a laptop bag last week before office staff closed for the holidays and discovered the theft on Friday, resulting in him reporting the matter to the police on the same day. Sources at the club said the stolen amount did not belong to Highlanders but was…

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Unruly fans cost Highlanders

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By Ricky Zililo Bulawayo soccer giants Highlanders lost more than half of its prize money in fines due to bad behaviour by some of their fans who either threw missiles or invaded the pitch during the club’s games. Highlanders fans jump over a fence in this file picture. Highlanders chairman Kenneth Mhlophe revealed yesterday that some unruly fans cost the team significant amounts, leading to the Bulawayo giants getting a third of their Chibuku Super Cup prize money as well as about half of the Castle Lager Premiership pickings for…

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TelOne recall striker from Bosso

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By Ricky Zililo Newly promoted Castle Lager Premier Soccer League side TelOne have recalled striker Tafadzwa Sibanda from Bulawayo giants Highlanders. Highlanders welfare manager Vezigama Dlodlo welcomes the club’s new recruit Tafadzwa Sibanda in this file picture The dreadlocked Sibanda, signed during the midseason transfer window scored two goals during his five-month stint at Bosso. Highlanders are unlikely to feel the gap left by the 28-year-old forward, who was played as a central striker and later on the wing. Bosso have however moved in swiftly to sign the attacking pair…

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Ali Baba, Bosso clash

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By Sikhumbuzo Moyo Legendary juniors coach Ali “Baba” Dube is up in arms against Highlanders’ alleged failure to pay his outstanding dues amounting to $700 and has threatened to take legal action to recover the money. Ali “Baba” Dube In an emotional interview yesterday, the revered gaffer said he was initially owed $2 000 in unpaid allowances after his return to the club in 2009 to 2012 when he was relieved of his duties. “When I was in my rural home in Kezi, then treasurer Jerry Sibanda called me to…

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Bosso sweat over players contracts

By Ricky Zililo Highlanders are working around the clock to tie down senior players, goalkeeper Ariel Sibanda, defender Peter Muduhwa and Gabriel Nyoni to new contracts. Gabriel Nyoni (left) and Madinda Ndlovu Bosso, who finished the season in fifth position, are hoping to wrap up the deals before the festive holidays. The trio and winger Godfrey Makaruse’s contracts expire at the end of the month and it appears the players have been dragging their feet to put pen to paper hoping to get improved deals. Related Articles Highlanders’ chief executive…

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My heart is with Bosso: Gabriel Nyoni

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Last updated Dec 7, 2018 6,755 0 By Sikhumbuzo Moyo Despite receiving an offer from Caps United and two other local clubs, Highlanders’ vice-captain Gabriel Nyoni has said his heart is with the Bulawayo giants and will not rush into signing for any other club. Gabriel Nyoni (left) and Madinda Ndlovu Nyoni, who had one of his best seasons in his six-year career at Highlanders and could have easily been among the 11 Soccer Star finalists, is still legally contracted to Bosso up to the end of the year and…

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