Highlanders and CAPS United struggle ,while Border Strikers win!

Highlanders and CAPS United struggle ,while Border Strikers win!

In the Castle Lager Premiership this afternoon both Highlanders and CAPS United dropped points.

Chicken Inn ended Highlanders unbeaten run and continued to cause problems for the Bulawayo giants when they won 2-0.

Obadiah Tarumbwa returned to haunt his former side when he struck in the first half before Clemence Matawu sealed the win with a few minutes to full-time.

Frustration reached its peak for Highlanders head coach Erol Akbay when he was sent off and ordered to go to the stands after pushing a Chicken Inn player he felt was wasting time.

At Rufaro Stadium CAPS United were made to rue their missed chances when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Hwange.

Justice Jangano’s speculative shot put the Green Machine in front and they had more chances to add to their lead but were let down by poor finishing.

Pervington Zimunya then made the Green Machine pay when struck the equaliser with a few minutes to go to share the points. The draw saw CAPS United blow a chance to take the top spot after Highlanders lost.

At Dulivadzimu Border Strikers registered only their second win of the season when they beat Harare City 1-0.William Nyoni’s 19th minute strike sealed all three points for Border Strikers to hand interm head coach Never Malunga a winning start.

At Sakubva Stadium FC Platinum secured maximum points with a 2-1 win over Mutare City. Elvis Moyo and Rodwell Chinyengetere scored for FC Platinum with Stephen Sibanda scoring for Mutare City Rovers.

In other matches Triangle edged Tsholotsho at Gibbo Stadium with Lameck Nhamo scoring the all-important goal.

ZPSL Full-time:

Chicken Inn 2-0 Highlanders

CAPS United 1-1 Hwange

Mutare City 1-2 FC Platinum

Border Strikers 1-0 Harare City

Triangle 1-0 Tsholotsho

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