Knowledge Musona

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Knowledge Musona
Knowledge Musona
Knowledge Musona
Born Knowledge Musona
(1990-06-21) June 21, 1990 (age 25)
Nationality Zimbabwe
Occupation
  • Footballer.
Employer KV Oostende Football Club


Knowledge Musona is a Zimbabwean born footballer who plays in the Belgian League for KV Oostende .

Background

Musona was born on 21 June 1990 in Norton. He is also brother to FC Platinum player, Walter Musona.[1]

Football career

Musona started his football career at Manyame Football Club before moving on to join Haka United. His way to stardom kicked off at Aces Youth Academy which is well known for having produced some of the country's best and promising footballers such as Wisdom Mutasa, Khama Billiat and George Chigova.[1] Musona never played in the domestic league and made the move to Kaizer Chiefs of South Africa in 2009 straight from the Aces Academy.[1] Musona was an instant hit in the Super Diski scoring goals for chiefs and in the process attracted the attention of various European clubs. He was eventually signed by German outfit Hoffenheim where he did not replicate his outstanding performances at Amakhosi.

This saw him being loaned to Augsburg.[2] Musona made a comeback to Amakhosi on a temporary move which saw him featuring for the club for part of the 2014 seaason. Although Chiefs had registered their interest to have the player back on a more permanent basis, the striker eventually penned a two and half year contract with KV Oostende OF Belgium.[2]

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Success

Accolades

  • Best Newcomer to the South African Premier League-2010
  • Club top goal scorer 2010-2011 season

Picture Gallery

Controvery

Musona was fingered in the Asiagate scandal by ZIFA CEO Jonathan Mashingaidze who alleged that Musona had partaken a match fixing deal together with other players such as Nyasha Mushekwi, and Method Mwanjali. The striker took a temporary break from international duty arguing that he would only reconsider playing for the warriors if ZIFA issued a public apology stating that they erred in implicating him in the scandal.[3]

Teams Played For

  • Kaizer Chiefs (South Africa)
  • 1899 Hoffenheim (Germany)
  • Augsburg (Germany)
  • KV Oostende (Belgium)

Videos

Musona in action for Amakhosi


Some of Musona's career highlights

Trivia

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 About, Facebook, Published: No Date Given, Retrieved: February 5, 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Henry Mhara Musona settles for KV Oostende, NewsDay, Published: December 19, 2014, Retrieved: February 5, 2015
  3. Robson Sharuko Musona quits Zimbabwe Warriors over Asiagate, Nehanda Radio, Published: July 4, 2012, Retrieved: February 5, 2015