Wicknell Chivayo pledges more incentives for Warriors


Zimbabwe’s Warriors are set to reap huge financial rewards for their fine African Cup of Nations qualification campaign with ZIFA benefactor Wicknell Chivayo yesterday pledging to roll out huge incentives for them ahead of their penultimate qualifier against Malawi in June.

Chivayo was at the National Sports Stadium as part of an estimated 35 000-strong crowd that backed the Warriors as they powered to an emphatic 4-0 win over Swaziland in a Group L encounter.

That victory propelled Callisto Pasuwa and his men into top position with eight points, three ahead of Swaziland and six ahead of third-placed Malawi and fourth-placed Guinea who play in Blantyre today.

The Warriors’ sweet victory, which came out of inspired second half show that ripped the Swaziland shield open, charmed Chivayo inasmuch as it also endeared the senior team with the multitude of their fans.

The youthful Harare businessman then emerged from the giant stadium to announce that he had been so impressed by the Warriors show that he is to unveil a “massive package for them’’.


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