ZIFA News & Updates

Ndiraya names team for AFCON qualifier

Coach Tonderai Ndiraya has selected 27 Young Warriors in the provisional squad for our final round Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa.

The match will be played over two legs, the first taking place on 6 September away while the return is set for Barbourfields stadium on 10 September.

Provisional Squad


Martin Mapisa (Velez CF) Tinotenda Ali (Yadah Stars) Nelson Chadya (Ngezi Platinum Stars)


Mbongeni Ndlovu (Highlanders) Emmanuel Jalai (Dynamos) Munashe Garan’anga (Ubuntu Cape Town) Andrew Mbeba (Highlanders) Tawanda Chisi (Dynamos) Shadreck Nyahwa  (Bulawayo Chiefs) Romario Matova (FK Igman) Keith Mutandagari (Cranborne) Gilbert Nyaupembe


Juan Mutudza (Herentals) Tatenda Tavengwa (Harare City) Blessing Sarupinda (Caps United) Hagiazo Magaya (FC Platinum) Abubakar Moffat (Velez CF) Tinotenda Benza (Herentals) Leeroy Mavunga (Yadah Stars) Nigel Katawa (Dynamos) Anelka Chivandire (Triangle) Clive Rupiya  (Caps United)


Prince Dube   (Highlanders) Obriel Chirinda (Chicken Inn) Wilfred Muvirimi (Harare City) Delic Murimba         (Triangle) Jonah Fabisch (Hamburger SV)

Eliminating South Africa and playing at the AFCON finals in Egypt will give Zimbabwe a chance to fight for one of the three berths reserved for African nations at the 2020 Olympics.


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