Knowledge opens up on future

Knowledge opens up on future 1

On Jun 24, 2019 9,088 0 Zimbabwe captain Knowledge Musona has addressed his future after recently stating he might need to leave Belgian football giants Anderlecht to reignite his career. Zimbabwe international forward Knowledge Musona Musona (29) has been subject of reported interest from South African giants Kaizer Chiefs in recent weeks since declaring his unhappiness at the 34-time league champions. He stated that he “wasted a year” of his career and “did not enjoy” the treatment he received after his arrival from domestic rivals Oostende. And after their Group…

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Katsande backs Billiat

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Kaizer Chiefs midfield enforcer, Willard Katsande, believes Zimbabwe team-mate Khama Billiat remains a top performer despite a poor season for Amakhosi as a club. Zimbabwean stars Willard Katsande and Khama Billiat in Kaizer Chiefs colours Chiefs ended in ninth and lost the Nedbank Cup final to TS Galaxy and virtually the entire Glamour Boys side, including Billiat, have come in for some stern criticism. With that said, the forward did manage 17 goals in all competitions though he managed only five in the Premiership. It was the 28-year-old’s first season…

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Chiefs, Sundowns chase Rusike’s signature

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On Jun 3, 2019 15,466 0 Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns have reportedly tabled bids for SuperSport United striker Evans Rusike. Evans Rusike Rusike is a proven goal-scorer in the Premiership, having made his name with Maritzburg United before winning a big money move to SuperSport. He did not enjoy the most prolific season in 2018/19 as he managed just five Premiership goals in 24 appearances. However, there is little doubt about his pedigree in front of goal. As such, Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp is said to have made the…

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Kaizer Chiefs tell fans ‘We are not ignoring you’, Bartlett says coaches are staying

Kaizer Chiefs tell fans ‘We are not ignoring you’, Bartlett says coaches are staying 4

Kaizer Chiefs maintain that the Amakhosi fans’ pleas for radical change at Naturena “is not falling on deaf ears”, while Shaun Bartlett believes he and head coach Ernst Middendorp will continue in their posts next season. Back in the 2006/07 season, with Ernst Middendorp as the coach and Shaun Bartlett as his striker, Kaizer Chiefs also finished ninth. Photo: Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix Chiefs have endured one of their worst campaigns in recent history after they finished ninth in the Premiership, and were unable to win meaningful trophies either. A season of…

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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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Galaxy stun Chiefs, become first second-flight team to win South African FA Cup

Galaxy stun Chiefs, become first second-flight team to win South African FA Cup 6

TS Galaxy stunned Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 in Durban Saturday to become the first second-tier club to win the South African FA Cup. Willard Katsande of Kaizer Chiefs challenges Nation Ndlovu of TS Galaxy during the 2019 Nedbank Cup final match between Kaizer Chiefs and TS Galaxy at Moses Mabhida Stadium. (Picture by BackpagePix) Seeking to end a record four-season trophy drought, Chiefs were floored by a sucker punch three minutes into stoppage time when substitute Zakhele Lepasa converted a penalty. Arguing between Chiefs players and the referee delayed the taking…

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This is the big one — Billiat

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On May 17, 2019 9,178 0 With the Nedbank Cup final on tomorrow, Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Khama Billiat insists that this weekend’s final clash will begin a change of fortune and end an uncharacteristic run of 1 470 days without lifting a trophy. CREATING MEMORIES . . . Khama Billiat scored such a beauty on Saturday night the SuperSport TV commentator ended up losing his voice describing it and it has been trending on Twitter “This is the big one,” insists the Zimbabwean striker. “We don’t have to be reminded…

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Billiat honoured in South Africa

Billiat honoured in South Africa 8

Zimbabwe international forward Khama Billiat’s wonder goal in the Nedbank Cup at Nelson Mandela Bay has received the most votes as the Goal of the Month at the Premiership awards for the month. Khama BilliatBILLIAT.jpg The Amakhosi man was honoured together with Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic, who was voted as Coach of the Month following an impressive run. Billiat’s beautiful goal for Kaizer Chiefs came against Chippa United. The Warriors midfielder, found himself running in to provide support for the attack, pick-pocketed possession as the ball rolled freely a…

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Katsande singled out

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On Apr 23, 2019 8,032 0 Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp was delighted with his troops after they reached the final of this year’s Nedbank Cup and reserved special praise for one of his stars. Willard Katsande of Kaizer Chiefs during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 match between Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns at FNB Stadium, Johannesburg on 05 January 2019 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix The Amakhosi survived a scare against Chippa United to run out 4-2 winners in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, dominating the game, but requiring a second half flurry to…

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Khama is special – Katsande

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By Petros Kausiyo Kaizer Chiefs captain Willard Katsande has heaped praises on talismanic forward Khama Billiat and feels he has found his form in time to power Amakhosi to Nedbank Cup glory and crucially, inspire the Warriors to a strong 2019 African Cup of Nations campaign. Zimbabwean stars Willard Katsande and Khama Billiat in Kaizer Chiefs colours Billiat capped a man of the match performance in the Nedbank Cup semi-final clash against Chippa United by scoring a wonder goal that sealed a 4-2 victory for the Soweto giants. His captain…

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