Motsepe’s campaign for CAF presidency in full swing

20 December 2020, 8:57 PM
Mamelodi Sundowns president Patrice Motsepe has started canvassing for support to ensure he takes over as president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) next year.
READ MORE
Nedbank Cup
2020/21 Nedbank Cup to feature no non-professional football teams 14 January 2021, 8:40 PM

South African Football Association announced that all non-professional football teams will not be participating in the 2021 Nedbank Cup, following the adjusted lockdown level three.

Owen da Gama
TS Galaxy rope in Owen da Gama as head coach 11 January 2021, 5:23 PM

DStv Premiership rookies, TS Galaxy, have roped in former Highlands Park coach, Owen da Gama, on a three-year deal.

City make title statement as they outclass Chelsea 4 January 2021, 1:19 AM

Manchester City shook off the impact of a COVID outbreak in their ranks to outclass Chelsea 3-1 at Stamford Bridge and put themselves firmly in the Premier League title mix on Sunday.

SAFA pays homage to members of the football fraternity who lost their lives in 2020 20 December 2020, 3:16 PM

As this year wraps up  - the South African Football Association (SAFA) has paid homage to members of the football fraternity who lost their lives in 2020.

Palace boss Hodgson humiliated by Liverpool thrashing 20 December 2020, 12:08 AM

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson struggled to find a single positive to take from his team’s display after being thrashed 7-0 at home by Liverpool on Saturday, saying they had been humiliated by the defending Premier League champions.

Chiefs drop more points as they share the spoils with Bloemfontein Celtic 19 December 2020, 8:45 PM

The Kaizer Chiefs and Bloemfontein Celtic match ended in a draw at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, Gauteng, this evening.

Moukoko becomes youngest Bundesliga scorer but Dortmund lose to Berlin 19 December 2020, 3:19 PM

Borussia Dortmund’s teenage striker Youssoufa Moukoko became the youngest player to score in the Bundesliga but ended up on the losing side as they slumped to a 2-1 defeat at Union Berlin after conceding two set-piece goals on Friday.

Mikel Arteta
‘Powerful’ Arteta will succeed at Arsenal, says chief executive 12 December 2020, 9:04 AM

Arsenal chief executive Vinai Venkatesham has backed under-fire manager Mikel Arteta to turn the Premier League club's fortunes around after a dismal start to the season.

Stress of playing with Messi too much for some, says ex-Barca assistant 11 December 2020, 8:22 PM

Former Barca assistant coach Juan Carlos Unzue has said that some players are not capable of handling the strain of playing with the club's talisman Lionel Messi.

Kaizer Chiefs survive yet another Premiership scare 10 December 2020, 6:15 PM

Kaizer Chiefs survived yet another scare in the DSTV Premiership. Amakhosi came back from two goals down to force a 2-all draw at home against Black Leopards last night.

SABC News
Qatar to be ‘guest team’ in European qualifiers for World Cup: Source 8 December 2020, 8:48 PM

Qatar will be included as a guest team in one of the European World Cup qualifying groups as part of their preparation for hosting the 2022 tournament, a source with knowledge of the plan told Reuters.

Chiefs settle for a point following draw with Arrows 21 November 2020, 7:50 PM

Kaizer Chiefs squandered a lead away to Golden Arrows, and had to settle for a point in a 2-2 draw in their league match.

SAFA launches first Bafana and Banyana supporters’ club in Middle East 21 November 2020, 6:00 PM

The South African Football Association (SAFA) and the South Africans in Qatar (SAIQ) community group officially launched and signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Saturday to establish the first Bafana Bafana and Banyana Banyana Supporters’ Club in the Middle East.

Ramaphosa congratulates Banyana and Bafana for ‘remarkable dual victory’ 15 November 2020, 7:31 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended Banyana Banyana and Bafana Bafana for their victories in two successive days in Africa’s premier soccer contests.

Sue Destombes
Cosafa Women’s Championship to held in Nelson Mandela Bay in November 22 October 2020, 3:08 PM

The 2020 edition of the Cosafa Women's Championship will be held in Nelson Mandela Bay from the 5th till the 13th of November.

Brilliant Khuzwayo
Brilliant Khuzwayo court case postponed to 27 October 19 October 2020, 4:11 PM

The assault case against former Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Brilliant Khuzwayo has been postponed to the 27th of October.

Bafana Bafana
Bafana coach Ntseki calls for improvement ahead of Namibia friendly 10 October 2020, 10:30 AM

Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki is calling for a much-improved performance from his players.

Lionel Messi
Man City have financial muscle to pull off Messi deal, says COO Berrada 10 October 2020, 7:31 AM

Manchester City will be in a position to sign Lionel Messi if the opportunity presents itself next season, the Premier League club's chief operating officer said.

Manqoba Mngqithi, Rhulani Mokwena appointed as Sundowns joint head coaches 4 October 2020, 4:57 PM

Manqoba Mngqithi and Rhulani Mokwena have been appointed as  Mamelodi Sundowns joint head coaches. The appointments follow Pitso Mosimane's resignation.

Pitso Mosimane
Pitso Mosimane leaves Sundowns for Al Ahly 30 September 2020, 1:03 PM

Pitso Mosimane has resigned as the coach of triple champions Mamelodi Sundowns. The team has confirmed that he will be leaving the club, to take up the job as head coach of Al Ahly, the Egyptian giants who are multiple national and African championship winners.

Sundowns
Sundowns continue celebrations 14 September 2020, 7:34 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane and a number of his players have paid a visit to one of their sponsors to celebrate their domestic success.

Polokwane City
Soccer enthusiasts puzzled by Polokwane City’s relegation from PSL 6 September 2020, 5:12 PM

Some soccer enthusiasts in Polokwane, Limpopo, say they never expected that Polokwane City FC would be relegated as it is the strongest PSL team in the province.

Pitso Mosimane
Sundowns snatch Absa Premiership title 5 September 2020, 6:04 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns have snatched the title right under the nose of Kaizer Chiefs in the final ABSA Premiership matches of the season. They beat promotion-relegation bound Black Leopards three-nil at the Dobsonville Stadium.

PSL
Local football gearing up for an exciting finish 5 September 2020, 3:30 PM

Local football fans are watching one of the most exciting finishes to the Premier Soccer League in recent times. Both the top and the bottom of the log will be decided in the last round of matches on Saturday afternoon.

Thiago Silva
Chelsea sign former PSG centre back Thiago Silva 28 August 2020, 2:21 PM

Chelsea have bolstered their defence by bringing in Thiago Silva, with the former Paris St-Germain centre back signing a one-year contract with the option of a further 12 months, the English Premier League club announced on Friday.

Bayern
Steely Bayern edge PSG to claim Champions League 24 August 2020, 4:16 AM

Bayern Munich were crowned European champions for the sixth time by beating Paris St Germain 1-0 thanks to a second-half header from former PSG youth academy graduate Kingsley Coman in an absorbing Champions League final on Sunday.

Paris St Germain
Countdown to the Champions League final 23 August 2020, 5:54 PM

The question was whether the players and fans could handle the heat just hours before Bayern Munich play Paris St Germain in the Champions League final.

Jerome Boateng
Boateng faces fitness test for Bayern as Flick sticks to game plan 22 August 2020, 8:08 PM

Bayern Munich central defender Jerome Boateng faces a late fitness test for Sunday's Champions League final against Paris St Germain but coach Hansi Flick says whatever the line-up he does not plan to radically change his team's tactics.

Ansu Fati
Ansu Fati, Ferran, Eric Garcia lead Spain squad full of fresh faces 20 August 2020, 4:01 PM

Barcelona's teenage forward Ansu Fati and new Manchester City signing Ferran Torres were among six debutants in the Spain squad coach Luis Enrique unveiled on Thursday for next month's UEFA Nations League matches against Germany and Ukraine.

US billionaire Friedkin completes takeover of AS Roma 17 August 2020, 7:14 PM

The Friedkin Group are the new owners of AS Roma, the Serie A side announced on Monday, two weeks after US billionaire Dan Friedkin signed a deal worth more than $700 million to purchase the Italian club.