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'''Augustine Mbara''' is a professional footballer who plays for [[Dynamos Football Club]] in the [[Zimbabwe [Premier Soccer League]]
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'''Augustine Mbara''' is a professional footballer who plays for [[Dynamos Football Club]] in the [[Zimbabwe Premier Soccer League]].
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==Background==
 
==Background==
 
Mbara was born on December 30, 1991.<ref name="transfermarket"> [http://www.transfermarkt.com/augustine-mbara/profil/spieler/162549 Augustine Mbara], ''Transfer Market'', Published: No Date Given, Retrieved: March 30, 2015</ref> He is also brother to former Dembare playmaker, [[Prince Mbara]]
 
Mbara was born on December 30, 1991.<ref name="transfermarket"> [http://www.transfermarkt.com/augustine-mbara/profil/spieler/162549 Augustine Mbara], ''Transfer Market'', Published: No Date Given, Retrieved: March 30, 2015</ref> He is also brother to former Dembare playmaker, [[Prince Mbara]]
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==Career==
 
==Career==
 
Mbara is a highly skilled left footballer known for his defensive skills. He was also part of the group of players that were suspended by ZIFA for having partaken in a match fixing scandal.<ref name="theeye"> Donewell Madzima [http://www.theeye.co.zw/asiagate-players-to-stop-playing-0630806/ Asiagate players to stop playing], ''The Eye'', Published: 2013, Retrieved: March 30, 2015</ref> He plays as both defender and defensive midfielder for DeMbare. In 2013, his contract at Dynamos was renewed following his good performance in the field of play. He is one of the youngsters believed to be the future of the [[Harare]] Giants.<ref name="nehanda radio">, [http://nehandaradio.com/2013/07/05/mbara-signs-new-dembare-contract/ Mbara signs new DeMbare contract],''Nehanda Radio'', published: 5 Jul 2013,retrieved:1 Jul 2015"</ref>
 
Mbara is a highly skilled left footballer known for his defensive skills. He was also part of the group of players that were suspended by ZIFA for having partaken in a match fixing scandal.<ref name="theeye"> Donewell Madzima [http://www.theeye.co.zw/asiagate-players-to-stop-playing-0630806/ Asiagate players to stop playing], ''The Eye'', Published: 2013, Retrieved: March 30, 2015</ref> He plays as both defender and defensive midfielder for DeMbare. In 2013, his contract at Dynamos was renewed following his good performance in the field of play. He is one of the youngsters believed to be the future of the [[Harare]] Giants.<ref name="nehanda radio">, [http://nehandaradio.com/2013/07/05/mbara-signs-new-dembare-contract/ Mbara signs new DeMbare contract],''Nehanda Radio'', published: 5 Jul 2013,retrieved:1 Jul 2015"</ref>
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===Competitions Played In===
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*2014 CAF Champions League
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*Eliminatoires CHAN
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*World Cup Qualifying<ref name="football database">, [http://www.footballdatabase.eu/football.joueurs.augustine.mbara.133984.en.html Augustine Mbara],''Football Database'', published: No Date ,retrieved: 1 Jul 2015"</ref>
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===National Team Caps===
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*3<ref name="football database">, [http://www.footballdatabase.eu/football.joueurs.augustine.mbara.133984.en.html Augustine Mbara],''Football Database'', published: No Date ,retrieved: 1 Jul 2015"</ref>
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== Controversy ==
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===Asiagate Scandal===
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Mbara was part of the [[Zimbabwe National Soccer Team]] players who were accused of taking part in the ill-fated Asia trips. The trips involved match-fixing and some corrupt tendencies. It began to be known as the [[Asiagate Scanda]]. Mbara was suspended before the subsequent acquittal by the [[Zimbabwe Football Association]].<ref name="STANDARD"> B. Nkiwane, [http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2013/01/06/zifa-cashes-in-on-asiagate/ Zifa cashes in on Asiagate],''The Standard'', published:6 Jul 2013 ,retrieved:1 Jul 2015"</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 14:52, 1 July 2015

Augustine Mbara
Augustine Mbara
Born (1991-12-30) December 30, 1991 (age 28)
NationalityZimbabwe
Other namesGaucho
Education
Occupation
  • Footballer.
EmployerDynamos Football Club
Known forFootball in Zimbabwe

Augustine Mbara is a professional footballer who plays for Dynamos Football Club in the Zimbabwe Premier Soccer League.

Background

Mbara was born on December 30, 1991.[1] He is also brother to former Dembare playmaker, Prince Mbara

Education

He attended Lord Malvern High School for his secondary education.[2]

Career

Mbara is a highly skilled left footballer known for his defensive skills. He was also part of the group of players that were suspended by ZIFA for having partaken in a match fixing scandal.[3] He plays as both defender and defensive midfielder for DeMbare. In 2013, his contract at Dynamos was renewed following his good performance in the field of play. He is one of the youngsters believed to be the future of the Harare Giants.[4]

Competitions Played In

  • 2014 CAF Champions League
  • Eliminatoires CHAN
  • World Cup Qualifying[5]

National Team Caps

Controversy

Asiagate Scandal

Mbara was part of the Zimbabwe National Soccer Team players who were accused of taking part in the ill-fated Asia trips. The trips involved match-fixing and some corrupt tendencies. It began to be known as the Asiagate Scanda. Mbara was suspended before the subsequent acquittal by the Zimbabwe Football Association.[6]

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References

  1. Augustine Mbara, Transfer Market, Published: No Date Given, Retrieved: March 30, 2015
  2. , About,Augustine Mbara Facebook Page retrieved:1 Jul 2015"
  3. Donewell Madzima Asiagate players to stop playing, The Eye, Published: 2013, Retrieved: March 30, 2015
  4. , Mbara signs new DeMbare contract,Nehanda Radio, published: 5 Jul 2013,retrieved:1 Jul 2015"
  5. 5.0 5.1 , Augustine Mbara,Football Database, published: No Date ,retrieved: 1 Jul 2015"
  6. B. Nkiwane, Zifa cashes in on Asiagate,The Standard, published:6 Jul 2013 ,retrieved:1 Jul 2015"