13 December 2017
$420k ivory destined for Malaysia seized
Council staffers in $174,000 swindle
Liberia: Presidential run-off date set
US sets terms, orders army off the streets
MDC-Alliance to US: please don’t forget Zim
Chinamasa sees good times as Zim gets $1,5b
$15b billion looters in ED’s govt: Bishop
Tsvangirai victory certain: MDC-T youths
Willowvale rejects bond notes
Challenges facing Pres Mnangagwa
Jah Prayzah dreamt about cemetery attack
Voter registration proof to watch show
Jose Mourinho: City lack education
Sundowns coach retains Khama Billiat hope
Coup: why the China role theory is hollow
Zims duped! It’s about Zanu PF for ever
Interview: Gonda Hot Seat with Coltart
The Mugabe prophecy that never was
Dynamos spared North Africa curse
20/12/2013 00:00:00
by Supersport
Kaindu signs new two-year contract
Shabanie’s Rukanda joins FC Platinum
Saints target Hippo Valley franchise
Cash-strapped DeMbare battle for signings
Warriors, Libya friendly set for Harare
Gwindi slams pathetic Delta sponsorship
Kaindu agrees Bosso contract extension
FC Platinum plan Mutasa talks
Delta, PSL close to new sponsorship deal
Kaizer Chiefs recall Zvasiya from Greece
FC Platinum target Bosso’s Kaindu
Muparati surprised at winning top honour
Dynamos handed tough Africa draw
Gorowa likely to miss duo for Chan
Mahachi keen to join Dynamos
Sort referee mess, Dube tells Gumede

DYNAMOS have welcomed the 2014 Caf Champions League draw where they will play Botswana giants Mochudi Centre Chiefs in the preliminary round.

The first leg would be played on the weekend of 7-9 February in Harare while the return leg comes two weeks later in Botswana.

The Harare giants are smiling after avoiding North Africans who have haunted them for the past three seasons where they have failed to reach the group stages.

If they sail past Centre Chiefs, Dynamos will play the winner between Congolese side AS Vita and Nigeria’s Kano Pillars in the first round.

A likely date with Kaizer Chiefs in the second round is there if the South Africans manage to power themselves past Black Africa of Namibia and the winner between Mozambican giants Liga Macilimana and CNAPS of Madagascar.

Dynamos manager Richard Chihoro however said they will not take Centre Chiefs lightly.

“This is a fair draw and we have good chances of going all the way to the group stages. We are however not underrating the Botswana team because there are no small teams in this world. Right now we have to prepare well for the Champions League,” Chihoro said.

The last time Dynamos met a Botswana side was in 2010 when they emphatically beat Gaborone United in the Champions League first round as they went on to reach the mini-league phase.

Gaborone United had eliminated Orlando Pirates.

The last three seasons has seen North Africans denying Dynamos a place in the group stages as they fell to MC Algiers of Algeria in 2011, before bowing out to Esperance in the second round last year and this year’s first round exit to another Tunisian side CA Bizertin.


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

Digg it






Face Book



comments powered by Disqus
RSS NewsTicker