Round up of Zimbabweans in foreign leagues around the globe 21-23 October 2016
Khama Billiat (Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa)
Khama Billiat was the peak of the Zimbabwean football ambassadors over the weekend as his team was crowned the champions of African Club football despite going down 1 nil to Egyptian giants Zamalek. They emerged eventual 3-1 winners on aggregate.
Nyasha Mushekwi (Dalian Yifang, China)
Nyasha Mushekwi closed the season in Chinese League One on a scoring note despite his team going down 3-1 to Qingdao Huanghai in the season finale.. Mushekwi finished the season as the 2nd best scorer in the league with 2 behind Brazilian’s Luis Fabiano. On the other hand Yifang ended the season on a commendable 5th position.
Knowledge Musona (KV Oostende, Belgium)
Knowledge Musona proved to be the main man for KV Oostende as he was involved in both the goals scored in his side’s 2-2 draw against Kortrijk. With his side down 2 nil with under 5 minutes left of play, Musona assisted a goal scored by Dimata. He then fired a shot in injury time which was deflected in goal by a defender to earn his team a valuable point.
Marvelous Nakamba (Vitesse, Netherlands)
Marvellous Nakamba played the entire match as his team drew 1-1 with NEC.
Costa Nhamoinesu (AC Sparta Praha, Czech Republic)
Costa Nhamoinesu came in as a 76th minute substitute in his team’s 1-0 loss to Viktoria Plzeň. The usually dependable player is enduring a tough season not commanding a starting XI spot.
Matthew Rusike (Helsingborgs, Sweden)
Mathew Rusike came on as a 76th minute substitute in as his team drew 0-0 with Orebo.
Marshall Munetsi (Baroka FC)
Marshall Munetsi scored in Baroka’s FC’s 3-1 win over Platinum Stars in the Telkom Charity Cup. Munesti who is on loan from Orlando Pirates scored the third goal in fancy fashion lobbying over the keeper