Newly-appointed FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza has begun his tenure at the helm of the defending Castle Lager Premier Soccer League champions.

The 48-year-old was reappointed coach of the platinum miners yesterday following the dismissal of Dutchman Pieter de Jongh.

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Mapeza oversaw his first training session with his charges today as they prepare for the CAF Champions League preliminary round clash against Mozambican side Costa do Sol

The Zimbabwe champions will travel first for the first leg between 27-29 November before hosting their opponents a week later.