Chicken Inn remain on 49 points while FC Platinum and Dynamos are trailing on 45 points each after FC Platinum settled for a goalless draw away to struggling Tsholotsho Pirates.
The defending league champions share the same points with FC Platinum, who are second on the league table due to a 12-point superior goal difference.
A win for Chicken Inn will bring them closer to the league title while a loss coupled by a win for FC Platinum over Tsholotsho Pirates will send the league title race wide open.
Harare City coach Taurayi Mangwiro has apologized to his team’s fans following Wednesday surprise 2-0 defeat at the hands of ZPC Kariba and is hoping for a better show against the Sugar Sugar boys.
Mafu was fired last week following a string of poor results, and replaced by Amin Soma Phiri who lost his first assignment to Harare City last weekend.
The Olympic gold medalist says she’s hanging up her swimsuit after the Olympics Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2016.
The defending champions are now seven points behind leaders Chicken Inn and two behind second-placed FC Platinum with only eight matches remaining.
A win for Dynamos will see their lead over FC Platinum extend to four points which would throw Kukona Kunenge Kudada out of the race.
Zimbabwe is now lying 4th in the swimming medal table in the All Africa Games being held in Congo Brazzaville.
Coach Kalisto Pasuwa has strong belief in his team but says there is need for more time in camp if the Warriors are to realize their dream.
From Zambezi to Limpopo, the Zimbabwe football family, which has a very short memory, is already talking about celebration after Sunday’s Africa Cup.
Bosso chief executive Ndumiso Gumede says Mafu has been replaced by former player and goalkeepers’ coach, Cosmas ‘Tsvano’ Zulu.