Rhodesia 1976

Rhodesia National Football League

Final Table:

 1.Dynamos                   18  11  5  2  47-18  27  Champions
 2.Highlanders               18  10  5  3  32-12  25
 3.Rio Tinto                 18  10  4  4  43-22  24
 4.Zimbabwe Saints           18   7  5  6  35-25  19
 5.Gwelo                     18   7  4  7  31-34  18
 6.Wankie United             17   6  4  7  33-39  16
 7.Chibuku                   17   5  6  6  23-18  16
 8.Arcadia United            17   5  4  8  21-38  14
 9.Happy Valley              16   3  3 10  19-33   9
10.Umtali                    17   1  4 12  16-61   6  Relegated

NB: remaining matches apparently not played due to irrelevance;
    after the season, Highlanders pulled out of the RNFL and formed the 
    South Zone Soccer League (SZSL) for 1977, which included the clubs: 
      Black Chiefs (Bulawayo)
      Callies (Bulawayo) 
      Portuguese (Bulawayo)
      Old Miltonians (Bulawayo)
      Highlanders (Bulawayo)
      Black Horrors (Plumtree)
      Ramblers (Gwanda)
      Go Beer Rovers (Gwelo)


Castle Cup 1976

Final
Dynamos        8-1 Zimbabwe Saints

Nyore Nyore Shield 1976

Final [Mar 7, Rufaro]
Dynamos        8-0 Chibuku
  ['Dhidhidhi' (5 goals)]

NB: Dynamos won five of six cup tournaments (losing to Zimbabwe Saints
    in the semifinals for the Chibuku trophy), scoring 67 goals in 19 
    cup fixtures over the season.
    

NB: Dynamos beat Orlando Pirates 7-6 over 2 legs (first leg 3-5 in
    Johannesburg, second leg 4-1 at Rufaro, Salisbury) "to be crowned
    the kings of Southern African football".


1973

1979

list of champions.

list of cup winners.


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Prepared and maintained by Barry Baker for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Barry Baker
Last updated: 25 Jul 2019

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