The football gods might have forsaken embattled FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza as a bus full of supporters yesterday threatened to beat him up following their loss to Harare City in a Premier Soccer League match at Rufaro.
HARARE giants Caps United have settled for a foreign coach in their bid to end nearly a decade of waiting for the ultimate prize of domestic football league title.
NOMADIC coach Gishon “Gizha” Ntini could be set for shock return to Caps United as he is reportedly on the Harare club’s wish-list following the departure of Taurai Mangwiro and the entire backroom staff to Harare City recently.
CASTLE Lager Premier Soccer league side Buffaloes failed to utilise home advantage after they succumbed to a 2-1 league defeat against Caps United at Sakubva Stadium yesterday.
CAPS United’s bid for a fist league title since 2005 suffered an upset yesterday after they dropped two points against FC Platinum at the National Sports Stadium to widen the gap between them and Dynamos to seven points.
THERE were ugly scenes at Gibbo Stadium yesterday when Caps United fans attacked their own players before the Triangle match, accusing them of receiving bribes to throw away the tie.
CAPS United’s championship bid suffered a jolt yesterday following another goalless draw against visiting How Mine in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League tie at Rufaro Stadium.
FC PLATINUM coach Norman Mapeza says he is not reading much into his side trouncing former cup kings Caps United 6-0 in the ZNA Charities final at Mandava Stadium last Saturday.
THE problems at Caps United were firmly exposed on Saturday in the final of the ZNA Charity Shield at Mandava Stadium in a 0-6 rout by FC Platinum.
CAPS United coach Taurai Mangwiro is one of the applicants for the vacant Zifa technical director post.