The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has announced the appointment of Norman Taruvinga and Irene Mwanza as the head coaches of the under-15 boys and girls teams respectively.
In a statement, ZIFA said the coaches will take charge of the school’s national teams in the ten-team CAF African Schools Football Championship zonal tournament from 14 to 16 December.
ZIFA is optimistic that the appointment of Taruvinga will bring positive results.
“Taruvinga, a teacher at Prince Edward High School in Harare is a seasoned coach with extensive experience at the youth level. His appointment will bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the role,” reads the statement.
ZIFA said Mwanza, who is a teacher at Mosia Tunya High School, Victoria Falls, possesses a deep understanding of the game and a passion for nurturing young talent.
ZIFA has also appointed Charles Rungwani (Tazviona Primary School, Chipinge), and Kundai Maromo (Rufaro High School Masvingo) Safeguarding Officers for the boys and girls teams respectively.
“Rangwani and Maromo will play a critical role in ensuring the well-being and protection of the young players from potential harm throughout the tournament,” reads the statement.
The association wished all the appointed officials the best in their duties.