Norman Mapeza is gone. The Zimbabwe Premier League Champions have announced that Mapeza has left FC Platinum.
FC Platinum confirmed the news in a press release this morning. The club has said that the decision has come from a mutual agreement.
Mapeza’s departure comes after five years in Zvishavane. His successful stint at Pure Platinum included two league titles and a CAF Champions League group stage run.
The news of Mapeza's exit also follows after the coach had publicly decried the team's lack of squad.
“FC Platinum Club wishes to announce the departure of Head Coach, Norman Mapeza from the team through a mutual separation agreement,” announced the champions.
Full club statement:
“Norman has been with the team for the past five (5) years and the Club would like to thank him for his professionalism, dedication and commitment to the achievement of the Club objectives.
During his tenure, the Club made history by winning back to back League titles and reaching the group stages of the prestigious CAF Champions League.
The Club Presidium, Fans, Executive, Management, entire Technical and playing staff wish him well in his future endeavours.
In the interim, Lizwe Sweswe will be the acting Head Coach,” concluded the club.
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