Musona needs our prayers

Musona needs our prayers 1

By Eddie Chikamhi As the first batch of Warriors start trooping in camp today, Zimbabwe need more than a prayer for their talisman Knowledge Musona to be available for the crucial African Cup of Nations football qualifier against Congo at the National Sports Stadium this coming Sunday. Knowledge Musona The forward, who suffered an adductor strain last week, failed a fitness test last Friday ahead of his Belgian club Sporting Lokeren’s last game of the season. However, he has been keeping his fingers crossed ahead of further tests by the…

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Musona in injury scare

Musona in injury scare 2

By Eddie Chikamhi Zimbabwe captain Knowledge Musona has suffered an injury scare after it emerged he picked up a knock that could keep him out of action for a couple of days. Knowledge Musona Team manager Wellington Mpandare yesterday said his Belgian club Lokeren have advised them of the latest developments. Mpandare, however, said they will not panic. “We heard from the team that he got a knock on the ankle muscle but it’s too early to decide anything,’’ said Mpandare. Related Articles “I am yet to see the report…

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Musona backs Billiat . . . Khama’s teammate says he was treated like Messi

Musona backs Billiat . . . Khama’s teammate says he was treated like Messi 3

Warriors captain Knowledge Musona has backed his counterpart Khama Billiat to explode again amid a raging storm in South Africa about his form which has seen him struggle to reach the heights he touched at Mameodi Sundowns. Khama Billiat, Marc Duvillard and Knowledge Musona Billiat is the highest paid footballer in the South African Premiership after running down his contract at Sundowns and leaving, for free, to negotiate his terms at Kaizer Chiefs. But the Warriors forward has struggled to provide the spark for the Amakhosi and, during the Soweto…

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Musona shuts out Duvillard?

Musona shuts out Duvillard? 4

By Langton Nyakwenda Marc Duvillard is worried about Knowledge Musona’s career progress, or lack thereof, but the Swiss mentor is struggling to get hold of the player he helped into a diamond. Khama Billiat, Marc Duvillard and Knowledge Musona It appears as if the Warriors captain has frozen out the man who spent years grooming him at the famed Aces Youth Academy. “I get worried sometimes when I read about Musona’s progress. I would love to talk to him, just to hear his side of the story but I cannot get…

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When Musona lacks Knowledge

When Musona lacks Knowledge 5

By Langton Nyakwenda Warriors captain Knowledge Musona has not taken European football by storm and continues to change clubs at an astonishing rate of one per season.It is difficult to juxtapose the Musona of today with the one that had club’s scrambling for him just seven years ago. Zimbabwe international forward Knowledge Musona Former Hoffenheim Sports Director Ernest Tanner described him as one of the brightest talents in Africa when the German side snapped him in July 2011. “We are glad to have signed one of the brightest talents in…

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I didn’t fail at Anderlecht: Musona

I didn’t fail at Anderlecht: Musona 6

By Eddie Chikamhi Zimbabwe international Knowledge Musona says people should not judge him by his recent stint with Belgian giants Anderlecht where he experienced a frustrating outing before he was loaned out to bottom-of-the-table side Lokeren. Zimbabwe international forward Knowledge Musonamusona.jpg The Warriors skipper spent only six months into his four-year contract when he was loaned out by the 34-time Belgian Pro-League champions. The Zimbabwe captain was unhappy that he was not given enough ground to prove himself at Anderlecht. Related Articles “I had to leave Anderlecht this winter because…

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Musona faces Anderlecht axe

Musona faces Anderlecht axe 7

By Eddie Chikamhi Warriors skipper Knowledge Musona will be under the spotlight in the coming weeks as he has to prove to the Belgian giants Anderlecht that they have to keep him after being stalked by a huge possibility that he could be offloaded this January. Zimbabwe international forward Knowledge Musona The 28-year-old is among a group of players targeted for a clear-out this month after failing to impress in his debut season with the side. The Zimbabwe skipper has been forced to endure one of his most frustrating episodes…

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