chronicle.co.zw 03 Aug, 2022 01:15 am

Chibuku Super Cup takes centre stage

Chibuku Super Cup takes centre stage
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Ricky Zililo, Senior Sports Reporter THE Chibuku Super Cup kicks off with a preliminary double header at Mandava Stadium on Saturday that will see players from other Premier League teams who are not involved having a weekend off.Castle Lager Premier Soccer League (PSL) matches have been suspended to pave way for the eighth edition of the US$375 000 Chibuku Super Cup.The quartet of ZPC Kariba, led by experienced coach Rodwell Dhlakama who was in the final of the 2021 Chibuku Super Cup that was used as a precursor to the return of the PSL after Covid-19 will fancy their chances against City whose focus is on surviving the chop.FC Platinum needed penalty shootouts to claim the 2021 Chibuku Super Cup at the expense of Ngezi Platinum Stars who were then under the tutelage of Dhlakama.

As much as our focus is on surviving relegation, playing cup games is refreshing and we will go there with a positive mind hoping we do well because we want to,” said Tawachera.The match had ended 0-0 after extra time, before FC Platinum went on to win the penalty shootouts 5-3.

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