23 February 2018
   
Mujuru to Mnangagwa: no hard feelings
Eyebrows as ED's pal in Mthwakazi project
Govt peace maker too weak, Mujuru coalition
AU experts to help ZEC before & after polls
Harare war as cops shoot two dead
$15bln fraud: Mpofu refuses to talk in Parly
Govt to pay bonuses in time for elections
Congress will happen: defiant Mwonzora
MORE NEWS
Diamond sales resume after one-year break
Corruption won't be tolerated: Mpofu
MORE BUSINESS
Deadline for Zim Achievers nominations
UK: Ammara, Stunner, Ex-Q at London’s O2
MORE SHOWBIZ
I never got cards in Zim: Hadebe
Sepp Blatter urges World Cup Africa return
MORE SPORTS
Morgan Tsvangirai a dear, just leader
New era: Changing Zimbabwe’s past
MORE OPINION
 
Tsvangirai aide farewell to iconic boss
In the aftermath of Tsvangirai's death
MORE COLUMNISTS
 
 
Chinyama must try harder, coach
03/12/2013 00:00:00
by Sports Reporter
 
 
RELATED STORIES

PLATINUM Stars coach Allan Freese has urged Takesure Chinyama to step out of the shadow of more prominent strikers at the club and work towards commanding a regular place in the team.

The former Dynamos striker, who arrived at the start of the season, has not enjoyed the kind of form that saw him scoring eight League goals in nine League starts while he was still on Orlando Pirates’ books.

The Zimbabwean international also scored four goals for Pirates during the early stages of their CAF Champions League campaign – playing a role in laying the foundation that saw the Buccaneers going all the way to the final of Africa’s most prestigious competition.

This season, however, things have not been that rosy.

Even the departure of key players such as Thuso Phala, Enocent Mkhabela and Joseph Molangoane has not made it any easier for incoming players such as Chinyama to be guaranteed game-time.

While Freese says Chinyama’s experience is vital to the side, he encourages the player not to lose hope and to continue working hard.

“He is a good player and must continue working hard at his game to break into the team and play regularly,” Freese told KickOff.com.

“Look, [Henrico] Botes is delivering when it comes to goals and there are other players such as ‘Tsotso’ [Ngele] who are also supplying the goals.

“You do not want to tamper too much with a winning team, but my advice to Chinyama is that he must never give up. He is a professional player and must work harder.”

Platinum Stars moved up to third in the log standings following a come back-from-behind 2-1 win against Golden Arrows at the weekend.






Advertisement


 
Email this to a friend Printable Version Discuss This Story
Share this article:

Digg it

Del.icio.us

Reddit

Newsvine

Nowpublic

Stumbleupon

Face Book

Myspace

Fark

 
 
 
comments powered by Disqus
 
RSS NewsTicker