Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe

Former Barca stars Kluivert, Davids appear at Mugabe rally

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Harare (AFP) – Former Barcelona stars Patrick Kluivert and Edgar Davids joined Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on stage at a political rally ahead of a veterans match planned later this year.

Davids and Kluivert were pictured alongside Mugabe, 93, at a youth rally for the ruling ZANU-PF party in the southern town of Gwanda on Saturday, in what local media described as a “surprise appearance”.

Steady On: Dimwit Arsenal Fan Seriously Draws Parallel Between Arsene Wenger And Robert Mugabe (Video)

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Here we see the precise moment thatthe anti-Arsene Wenger movement (and football in general) began toeat itself as onedimwit fan likens Arsene Wenger's rather successful 21-year reign at Arsenal to the untold bloodshed and tyranny Robert Mugabe has inflicted on Zimbabwe over the past three decades.

Tuesday's Upside: Group Stages

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Their Words During his stay in Zimbabwe, Blatter met the country's President Robert Mugabe and Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai separately, and discussed with both the football development challenges the country is presently facing and the ways to move forward and exploit the potential of game. from FIFA's press release.

Knighton, Perk earn shutouts, state of US soccer is…?

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Black and Red United give DC winger Andy Najar five-stars for his performance on Saturday. Hard to argue.

MLSTalk praises Peter Nowak as the Arsene Wenger of MLS. I am totally confused about the comparison. Both successful yet flawed coaches? Both European?

Former Union netminder Brad Knighton helped his Carolina Railhawks to their 10th straight win, earning his 5th shutout of the year in the process.

Snapshot: Wheezing, Self-Serving, Despotic Old Crook Meets…Robert Mugabe

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By Chris Wright

It's perhaps overly harsh to label FIFA gladhander Sepp Blatter and genocidal Zimbabwean nutcase Robert Mugabe as being 'two peas in a pod', though 'two peas from adjoining fields' should suffice...

Add these snaps to the 'Sepp Blatter looking like a dick' file.

Algeria

Tunisia fire four past Zimbabwe to progress

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Libreville (AFP) Tunisia became the first team to score four goals at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations as they beat Zimbabwe 4-2 in Libreville Monday to seal a quarter-finals place.

The Carthage Eagles, who led 4-1 at half-time, finished Group B runners-up behind Senegal and play Burkina Faso at the same stadium Saturday.

Tunisia fire four past Zimbabwe to progress

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Libreville (AFP) Tunisia became the first team to score four goals at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations as they beat Zimbabwe 4-2 in Libreville Monday to seal a quarter-finals place.

The Carthage Eagles, who led 4-1 at half-time, finished Group B runners-up behind Senegal and play Burkina Faso at the same stadium Saturday.

Mahrez scores twice but Algeria held by Zimbabwe

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Franceville (Gabon) (AFP) Riyad Mahrez scored twice but Algeria had to settle for a 2-2 draw with rank outsiders Zimbabwe as their Africa Cup of Nations campaign got off to a slow start in Franceville on Sunday.

Newly-crowed African player of the year Mahrez gave Algeria an early lead in the Group B match but Kudakwashe Mahachi quickly equalised and a penalty before the half-hour mark scored by Nyasha Mushekwi had the Warriors in front.

Mahrez scores twice but Algeria held by Zimbabwe

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Franceville (Gabon) (AFP) Riyad Mahrez scored twice but Algeria had to settle for a 2-2 draw with rank outsiders Zimbabwe as their Africa Cup of Nations campaign got off to a slow start in Franceville on Sunday.

Newly-crowed African player of the year Mahrez gave Algeria an early lead in the Group B match but Kudakwashe Mahachi quickly equalised and a penalty before the half-hour mark scored by Nyasha Mushekwi had the Warriors in front.

Algeria coach wary of Africa Cup of Nations outsiders Zimbabwe

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Franceville (Gabon) (AFP) Virtually all the pre-2017 Africa Cup of Nations talk about Group B has concerned which two countries from Algeria, Senegal and Tunisia will advance to the quarter-finals.

Zimbabwe, who complete the quartet based in southeastern Gabonese city Franceville, have been dismissed as no-hopers in a section featuring three of the top five ranked African teams.

Algeria coach wary of Africa Cup of Nations outsiders Zimbabwe

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Franceville (Gabon) (AFP) Virtually all the pre-2017 Africa Cup of Nations talk about Group B has concerned which two countries from Algeria, Senegal and Tunisia will advance to the quarter-finals.

Zimbabwe, who complete the quartet based in southeastern Gabonese city Franceville, have been dismissed as no-hopers in a section featuring three of the top five ranked African teams.

Africa

Cosafa Cup Namibia 2016

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Se disputa en Namibia la 16ta edición de la COSAFA Cup, el torneo organizado por el Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (Consejo de Asociaciones de Fútbol del Sur de África), el campeonato regional más importante de la zona. En esta oportunidad reúne a 14 naciones (no participa Comoras).

Video Zimbabwe Dynamos FC players Mutuma & Ndaba attempt the Messi penalty pass, but fail!

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Youtube footage from a friendly in Zimbabwe between Dynamos FC and WhaWha, with Mutuma and Ndaba (Dynamos players) attempting to recreate the Messi-Suarez penalty pass attempt. Unfortunately for Dynamos, the penalty attempt didn't work out the way it did for the Barcelona stars!

Cosafa Cup 2015

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Se disputa en Sudáfrica la 15ta edición de la COSAFA Cup, el torneo organizado por el Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (Consejo de Asociaciones de Fútbol del Sur de África). Se trata del campeonato regional más importante de la zona y en esta oportunidad reúne a 14 naciones.

2014 African Nations Championship

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Del 11 de enero a 1 de febrero se desarrollará en Sudáfrica la tercera edición del Campeonato Africano de Naciones (African Nations Championship), que congrega a 16 seleccionados integrados con jugadores del medio local. El certamen se desarrollará en cuatro estadios de tres ciudades: Cape Town Stadium y Athlone Stadium (ambos de Ciudad del Cabo), el Free State Stadium (Mangaung, Bloemfontein) y el Peter Mokaba Stadium (Polokwane).

Eliminatorias para la Copa Africana de Naciones Gabón - Guinea Ecuatorial 2012 y Libia 2013

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Este artículo es sobre las eliminatorias. Si quieres ver el sorteo y el fixture de la Copa Africana de Naciones 2012, haz click aquí.
Este fin de semana finalizaron las eliminatorias para la 28va edición de la Copa Africana de Naciones que será organizada conjuntamente por Gabón y Guinea Ecuatorial en 2012.

African Nations Championships 2011

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The African Nations Championship (or CHAN) is unique amongst international football tournaments in that nations are restricted to selecting only domestic players in their squads. The 2011 edition of this tournament begins this week in Sudan with the hosts taking on Gabon in Khartoum.

As the competition only allows the selection of domestically based players the standards of each respective international side is a little different to "full internationals".

alemania

Selecciones que ya no existen

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Los cambios políticos, las luchas independentistas, los procesos de descolonización o países que cambiaron de nombre, dejaron en el recuerdo a selecciones nacionales que ya no compiten más. Este es un repaso a esos equipos que jugaron en el pasado y sus resultados en eliminatorias, Copas del Mundo y torneos continentales.

Torneos olímpicos de fútbol - Río de Janeiro 2016

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Por PABLO ARO GERALDES

Aunque la cita olímpica corresponde a Río de Janeiro, el fútbol se reparte entre siete estadios de seis ciudades: Maracaná (Río, 80.000 espectadores), Olímpico (Río, 46.950), Mineirão (Belo Horizonte, 60.000), Estadio Nacional (Brasilia, 72.800), Arena da Amazonia (Manaus, 50.

Kenya

COSAFA Cup Zambia 2013

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La COSAFA Cup se disputa en Zambia del 6 al 20 de julio, con la participación de 13 naciones (Tanzania y Guinea Ecuatorial se bajaron). El torneo es organizado por el Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (Consejo de Asociaciones de Fútbol del Sur de África) y es el campeonato regional más importante de la zona.

CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup 2011: Uganda campeón

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Uganda se consagró campeona de la 35ta edición del CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, el torneo de fútbol internacional más antiguo de África, que se realizó en Tanzania. Lo organiza el Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA), e incluyó a doce selecciones de la zona central y oriental del continente.

World Cup

Bradley guides Egypt to win over Mozambique in World Cup qualifying

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If Egypt national team head coach Bob Bradley ever dreamt of the perfect start to his side's World Cup qualifying campaign, it probably looked a lot like what transpired on Friday.

Bradley and Egpyt began their quest to the qualify for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil with a 2-0 victory over Mozambique at Cairo International Stadium on Friday night.

Canada awarded 2015 Women's World Cup

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Canada was awarded the rights to host the Women's World Cup in 2015. There was no doubt that Canada would win it; the only other bid was submitted by Zimbabwe which was barely competitive. Two days before the vote, Zimbabwe withdrew to leave Canada as the only bid in the competition. (FIFA may be willing to place World Cups in the desert under 50C heat, but not even FIFA will consider a World Cup in a country with hyperinflation and barely functioning infrastructure.

Canada, Zimbabwe vie for 2015 Women’s World Cup

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EDMONTON, Alberta — Canada has a 50-50 chance of hosting the FIFA Women's World Cup in 2015. Canadian Soccer Association General Secretary Peter Montopoli confirmed only Canada and Zimbabwe are left in the bid process. A decision is expected March 3. The FIFA Women's World Cup is FIFA's second biggest property, behind only the men's [.

America's Hat v. Invader Zim

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So it's a two-nation race to host the 2015 Women's World Cup between Canada and Zimbabwe. And, frankly, there is no choice here. It has to be Zimbabwe.

What did Sepp Blatter say when Russia and Qatar won?

Quote: Originally Posted by Sepp Blatter We go to new lands.

Most Capped Wizards Players

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Today on Twitter I asked who fans thought was the most capped player while a member of the Kansas City Wizards. It's time to find out who actually is the most capped Wizards player. Since I posted a list of capped Wizards, I've been doing some research on the most capped players while members of the Wizards.

D.C. United

Mighty Bull

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Ngwenya, who turned out for Railstars before leaving for the US, was on Tuesday seen training with newly-promoted Chicken Inn.

"They (DC United) will be starting preparations soon, but I am still here, I have some stuff that I have to sort out," Ngwenya said.

A source at Railstars, where Ngwenya was training last week told NewsDay Sport on Thursday that the player indicated he would be going back to the US in two weeks.

And You Thought Your Team Has Silly Name

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Joseph Ngwenya is now D.C. United property but reports out of Africa say he's still in his native Zimbabwe and training with a local club called...Chicken Inn. Suddenly Thailand Tobacco Monopoly doesn't seem that bad.

Montenegro

Juegos Olímpicos de la Juventud - Singapur 2010

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Los Juegos Olímpicos de Singapur 2010 (oficialmente denominados Juegos de la I Olimpíada de la Juventud) se llevan a cabo en Singapur, ciudad capital del país homónimo entre el 14 y 26 de agosto.
La cita deportiva cuenta con 201 pruebas en 26 deportes en las que, se estima, participan unos 3.

[Event] Show your support to the Singapore Team in the YOG football competition

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Whilst the S.League heads for its recess period, local football supporters will still get the opportunity to catch some live competitive football actions during the inaugural Youth Olympics Games football competition.

The national U-15 team, coached by former national defender Kadir Yahaya, will kick off their quest for glory when they take on Zimbabwe on 13th August (Friday) at the Jalan Besar Stadium before facing Montenegro on the 19th on the same venue.

The Rest

Zimbabwe give COSAFA-winning coach new task

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Johannesburg (AFP) – Zimbabwe have rewarded COSAFA Cup-winning coach Sunday Chidzambwa by retaining him for the 2018 African Nations Championship qualifying campaign, which begins Sunday away to Namibia.

The former national team captain and centre-back was due to step aside after Zimbabwe overcame Zambia 3-1 last Sunday to win the southern Africa championship a record fifth time.

Zimbabwe’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Kit Fiasco

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In the African Cup of Nations for just the second time in their footballing history, Zimbabwe's challenges in securing match kits for Gabon 2017 has been the source of much embarrassment of the Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA). The federation was had a technical partnership with Spanish sportswear firm Joma during 2015 and 2016 but terminated [.

Zimbabwe 2014 African Nations Championship Umbro Kits

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The Zimbabwe Football Association recently signed a deal with Umbro that will see Zimbabwe's men's [...]

Support Zimbabwe’s Bantu Rovers: the club with style and a...

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Support Zimbabwe's Bantu Rovers: the club with style and a social conscience.

The Bantu Rovers, a club based in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, made the long trip to the United States last week. Their U-19 squad has been competing alongside the likes of Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain's youth clubs in the prestigious Dallas Cup, the United States's oldest international youth soccer tournament.

Fire select Dube in re-entry draft

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The Chicago Fire chose forward Kheli Dube with their selection in the second stage of the MLS Re-Entry Draft on Monday.

The 28-year-old Dube tallied 14 goals and eight assists in 72 games with the New England Revolution, and the Fire now begin negotiations with Dube on a contract.

African football’s name of the week #19

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Game Intelligence continues to quench our thirst for knowledge of the most outstanding names in African football. Literally... This week: Knowledge Musona Zimbabwe (1899 Hoffenheim) Hoffenheim head scout Christian Möckel is a notorious adherent of the ideas of Benjamin Franklin, the scholarly .

African Trialist to Arrive at Bolton

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Who needs Danny Sturridge when we could have Matthew Rusike? The words on everyone's lips, I'm sure. Of course, that's right after the say "Matthew Rusike who?" Well, the answer to that isn't entirely clear, as I'm fairly sure he doesn't have a Wikipedia page and how else am I supposed to gather information about anyone?

Jogo 0092/2011 - CHAN 2011 - Gana 0x1 Zimbábue

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Mais um jogo da CHAN 2011, foi realizada no dia 09/02/2011, na cidade de Madany-SUD, no Madany Stadium, onde jogaram as seleções de Gana (15º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção do Zimbábue (113º no ranking da FIFA).

Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram:
Mon 30/01/06 ACO Ghana 1 - 2 Zimbabwe



O árbitro desse jogo, foi: Martins de Carvalho Helder-ANG

O único gol do jogo, foi de Gutu Archford, aos 25 minutos do segundo tempo, para o Zimbábue.

More friendlies planned

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Following defeat at home to Uruguay and a convincing win over a weak Maldives Indonesia are looking at two more opponents ahead of the ASEAN Federation Cup.
Apparently Paraguay have been scheduled for 17 November while either North Korea or Ivory Coast will play on 11 November. If any of them fail to materialise, as if, then China and/or Timor Leste are waiting in the wings just itching to play Indonesia.

Mano Menezes Is The New Brazil Coach.

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CBF had announced Muricy Ramalho as Brazil's new coach. Today, however the official announcement was made. The coach? Corinthian's Mano Menezes.

Lucky Selecao! As a Corinthians fan I am sad to see him go, but Brazil will benefit a lot from his extremely tactical perspective and commitment.