Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) – 263Chat https://www.263chat.com Zimbabwean media organisation focused on encouraging & participating in progressive national dialogue Tue, 03 Sep 2019 08:30:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://www.263chat.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/263-Chat-Website-Logo-01-3-01-100x100.png Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) – 263Chat https://www.263chat.com 32 32 Kirsty Coventry Angry At ZIFA https://www.263chat.com/kirsty-coventry-angry-at-zifa/ https://www.263chat.com/kirsty-coventry-angry-at-zifa/#respond Tue, 03 Sep 2019 08:30:32 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=53561 www.263chat.com

Youth, Sports, Arts and Recreation Minister Kirsty Coventry Tuesday morning said she was livid with the way the football mother body, Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) is conducting its business and its lackadaisical approach to football matters. In a series of tweets, the angry Coventry accused ZIFA of neglecting the Women’s national football but had the […]

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ZIFA Banned From COSAFA https://www.263chat.com/zifa-banned-from-cosafa/ Wed, 24 Jul 2019 08:00:34 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51784 www.263Chat.com

The troubled Zimbabwean sports fraternity has once again been thrown into deep murky waters after a recent ban on Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) by COSAFA for failing to pay a penalty fee. This latest development comes barely a week after the International Cricket Council (ICC) suspended Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) from playing any cricket over allegations […]

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Just In: ZIFA Slaps Mliswa, Chizuzu With $10 Million Lawsuit https://www.263chat.com/just-in-zifa-slaps-mliswa-chuzuzu-with-10-million-defamation-lawsuit/ Wed, 26 Jun 2019 13:59:40 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=50558 www.263Chat.com

The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has slapped Norton Member of Parliament, Temba Mliswa with $4 million lawsuits over allegations made against the troubled football mother body. Mliswa accused the Felton Kamambo led association of abuse of funds which were meant for the Warriors who are on national duty in Egypt for the AFCON finals. The […]

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ZIFA Officials Face Arrest Upon Return From Egypt https://www.263chat.com/50462-2/ Mon, 24 Jun 2019 08:45:18 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=50462 www.263Chat.com

Outspoken Norton Member of Parliament, Temba Mliswa has threatened to effect citizen arrest on Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) officials who travelled to Egypt for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals for allegedly abusing funds meant for the national soccer team. The Zimbabwe men’s football team is currently on duty in Egypt for the continent’s […]

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Just In: FIFA Team Coming To Zimbabwe https://www.263chat.com/just-in-fifa-team-coming-o-zimbabwe/ Wed, 15 May 2019 07:47:39 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=48596

A FIFA delegation is heading to Zimbabwe to assess the damage to sports infrastructure caused by the deadly Cyclone Idai which hit the country in March and left hundreds of people dead while displacing thousands more. The delegation has already met with the Mozambican Football Federation and visited sports facilities destroyed by the natural disaster, […]

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ZIFA On The Ropes As COSAFA Impose Hefty Ban https://www.263chat.com/zifa-on-the-ropes-as-cosafa-impose-hefty-ban/ Wed, 01 May 2019 17:13:50 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=47859

The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA)  is a facing a lengthy ban from competing in the COSAFA Cups after the regional body imposed a two year ban on the Felton Kamambo led administration .   A statement from Cosafa  reads: Zimbabwe national soccer team face a possible suspension from the annual regional tournament, the Cosafa Cup […]

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Broke ZIFA To Build Hotel https://www.263chat.com/broke-zifa-to-build-hotel/ Fri, 22 Feb 2019 12:32:01 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=44518

Cash-strapped Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) says it plans to build a hotel as part of its income generating projects as the association plans to take football to a better level.

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Kirsty Coventry Warns Chiyangwa https://www.263chat.com/kirsty-coventry-warns-chiyangwa/ Thu, 08 Nov 2018 05:44:55 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=40139 www.263chat.com

Minister of Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation, Kirsty Coventry has fired warning shots at the current Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) president Phillip Chiyangwa who is desperately tailoring a one-man race for the football governing body elections slated for early December. Posting on her Twitter account yesterday, Coventry bemoaned corruption and mismanagement which vowed wont be […]

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Cholera Disaster: ZIFA Weighs In https://www.263chat.com/cholera-disaster-zifa-bans-food-vending-ahead-of-warriors-match/ Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:50:36 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=38795

The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has banned selling of food staffs at the National Sports Stadium ahead of the Warriors’ reverse fixture with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on the 16th of October next week. The association is taking a caution against the recent cholera outbreak as health authorities continue to monitor all public […]

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Zim Coaches host 17th edition of the Holiday Soccer Gala https://www.263chat.com/zim-coaches-hosts-17th-edition-of-the-holiday-soccer-gala/ Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:06:16 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=36102 www.263chat.com

GWERU- More than 300 junior soccer players converged in Gweru, Midlands, for a week long soccer fiesta organised by one of Zimbabwe’s growing junior football tournaments, the ZimCoaches Holiday Soccer Gala in its 17th edition in Mkoba. The Tournament, which is held thrice each year during School Holidays, was this time around hosted by Gweru’s […]

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