FINAL SCORE: Dynamos 2 – 1 Highlanders
Dynamos have been crowned champions of the Zimbabwe National Army Charity Shield following their 2-1 win over Highlanders at the Giant National Sports Stadium in the capital this afternoon.
The Glamour Boys got an early lead in the second half through an own goal before young Kudzanai Dhemere got the second goal which sealed the blue and white army’s victory.
DeMbare gaffer Lloyd Mutasa hailed his team’s performance and attributed the result to hard work.
Highlanders technical manager Madinda Ndlovu said he is happy with his shaping project despite losing to their perennial rivals.
Flanked by the Minister of Sport, Arts and Recreation Kazembe Kazembe, Lieutenant General Absalom Chimonyo presented the trophy to Dynamos.
Dynamos walked away $15 000 richer for winning the trophy while the losing finalists Highlanders got $10 000.
Meanwhile, Dhemere was voted the player of the tournament.