AFTER a week-long break that was meant to accommodate the Warriors 2016 Afcon qualifier against Malawi, Castle Lager Premier Soccer League action resumes on Saturday going into week nine.
However, two matches a�� Highlanders v Border Strikers, Hwange versus Chicken Inn a�� have been shelved due to three or more players called for national Cosafa Castle Cup assignment from these teams.
The Bosso duo of Bruce Kangwa and King Nadolo are with the senior national team in Namibia for the Cosafa Cup contest. The cluba��s young striker Prince Dube and Bukhosi Ncube are set to do duty for the national Under 20 team in YaoundA�, against Cameroon on Sunday.
Champions Chicken Inn have five players, namelyA� Danny a�?Decoa�? Phiri, Lawrence Mhlanga, Obadiah Tarumbwa, Tafadzwa Kutinyu and Teenage Hadebe in Pasuwaa��s Cosafa squad hence the postponement of their match against Hwange.
Six matches are goingA�A� to be played and on Saturday, struggling giants Dynamos will travel to Gweru for a date with Chapungu at Ascot Stadium.
DeMbare, who are smarting from a 2-0 loss to their old nemesis Highlanders, will be hoping to get it right and club president Kenny Mubaiwa has admitted that all is not well.
a�?We are a wounded tiger but our fans should not abandon us. We need their support as we seek to bounce back to winning ways,a�? said Mubaiwa.
In a Bulawayo Derby match Tsholotsho will playhost to Kelvin Kaindua��s How Mine at White City Stadium.
Log leaders FC Platinum welcome unpredictable ZPC Kariba at Mandava Stadium.
On Sunday, Philani a�?Beefya�? Ncube and his Bulawayo City charges will Sakubva Stadium for a date with Mutare City Rovers.
Red-hot CAPS United who in their last encounter stunned Chicken Inn with a 2-1 win at Luveve Stadium meet the David Mandigora mentored Triangle in a match to be staged at National Sports Stadium.
Mutare City Rovers FC Vs Bulawayo City FC( Sakubva Stadium 1500hrs), Caps United FC Vs Triangle United FC( National Sports Stadium 1500hrs), Ngezi Platinum Stars FC Vs Harare City FC (Baobab Stadium 1500hrs )
*Highlanders FC Vs Border Strikers FC (Barbourfields Stadium POSTPONED)*Hwange FC Vs Chicken Inn FC(Colliery Stadium POSTPONED)
*Matches postponed due to three or more players called for National team assignments.