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Kakamega Homeboyz FC sign Harambee Stars midfielder

1 Feb
Jose Mourinho: Hard to let Juan Mata leave Chelsea for Man Utd

Faraaz Fazel: Hard to let Kazim Raza leave Harambee Stars for Kakamega Homeboyz FC

Kazim Raza has completed his move from Harambee Stars to Kakamega Homeboyz FC in a record transfer deal for the Zanzibar FC league leaders.

The midfielder had a medical on Friday and has signed a long-term contract.

Kazim is likely to make his debut at against Gymkhana tonight.

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Week 10 Round-Up, Suspensions, Injuries and Transfers

29 Jan
Vincent Kompany celebrates scoring City's fifth in a 5-1 victory at White Hart Lane

Vincent Kompany celebrates scoring City’s fifth in a 5-1 victory at White Hart Lane

With over half of the season complete, Kakamega Homeboyz FC are the team to beat in this years’ ZFC campaign.

The Homeboyz trounced title rivals the Indomitable Lions 4-0 in a very one sided match to go top on goal difference.

The top two teams have opened up a 5 point gap on the chasing pack, but with 8 games to go the title is still up for grabs.

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Suspensions and Fixtures

5 Dec
ZFC Match Day 5 saw two red cards. Mazaher Ismail and Sajjad Najarali both saw red.

ZFC Match Day 5 saw two red cards. Mazaher Ismail and Sajjad Najarali both saw red.

This week saw the second and third dismissals of the season with Mozambique Stars’ Sajjad Najarali sent off for violent conduct and Chipolopolo’s Mazaher Ismail seeing red for swearing at the referee.

Both players will serve a two match suspension, which means they will be unavailable for selection on 7th December and 14th December.

The remaining fixtures have been finalised and can be found on stats.zanzibarfc.com.

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Injuries Galore

4 Dec
Falling down: Young takes a tumble against former club Aston Villa

Falling down: Young takes a tumble against former club Aston Villa

There must have been something in the air at the end of November with four players withdrawing from Zanzibar FC with injuries.

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Week 2: Bafana Bafana Run Riot

30 Oct
Chelsea striker Fernando Torres admitted victory over Manchester City tasted sweeter after he capitalised on a late defensive blunder to secure a 2-1 win at Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres admitted victory over Manchester City tasted sweeter after he capitalised on a late defensive blunder to secure a 2-1 win at Stamford Bridge.

After the mid-week transfer sagas, football was once again on the agenda on Saturday night for Week 2 of the Zanzibar FC season.

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Wantaway Striker Mo Mahdi Traded to Harambee Stars

25 Oct
Liverpool fear that transfer saga over controversial Uruguay striker will reignite during January's transfer window.

Liverpool fear that transfer saga over controversial Uruguay striker will reignite during January’s transfer window.

After weeks of speculation, wantaway striker Mohammed Mahdi handed in a transfer request which prompted the move to Harambee Stars.

Even by footballers’ cynical standards, Mohammed Mahdi’s contempt for his ex-teammates, employers, supporters and profession is breath-taking if not entirely unexpected.

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Transfer Market Heats Up

25 Oct
Sweden international Zlatan Ibrahimovic single-handedly destroyed the Anderlecht with four-goals in the 5-0 rout.

Sweden international Zlatan Ibrahimovic single-handedly destroyed the Anderlecht with four-goals in the 5-0 rout.

Four of the five teams that lost their opening game last weekend have delved into the transfer market in an attempt to strengthen their squads.

Harambee Stars, Mogoka FC, Polisi Dodoma and Mozambique Stars have all seemingly have lost faith in their squads after only one game.

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