Alderweireld seals Tottenham victory over Arsenal

12 July 2020, 7:47 PM
Toby Alderweireld's 81st-minute header sealed a 2-1 Premier League victory for Tottenham Hotspur against Arsenal in the first north London derby in their new stadium on Sunday.
Bale fit as Madrid target morale-boosting win at Alaves 5 October 2018, 4:17 PM

Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui has confirmed Gareth Bale is fit and ready to play as Real Madrid look to end their goal drought against Alaves on Saturday.

Juventus say rape allegations “do not change their opinion” of Ronaldo 5 October 2018, 9:58 AM

Italian champions Juventus on Thursday broke their silence over rape allegations against superstar player Cristiano Ronaldo, saying the claims made by an American woman do not change their opinion of the Portuguese striker.

Caster Semenya smiling
Semenya remains defiant regarding IAAF’s ruling 4 October 2018, 8:45 PM

South Africa's Golden Girl, Caster Semenya, remains defiant regarding the IAAF's female classification ruling.

Solinas voted Absa Premiership coach of the month 4 October 2018, 7:03 PM

Kaizer Chiefs Coach Giovanni Solinas and his striker Khama Billiat have been voted coach and player of the month for September.

Boks during a match
Boks squad revealed for match against All Blacks 4 October 2018, 4:10 PM

Damian de Allende, Francois Louw and Steven Kitshoff are back in the Springbok starting line-up for Saturday's Rugby Championship match against the All Blacks at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria.

‘Average’ Messi still fantastic: Pochettino 4 October 2018, 8:30 AM

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino lauded Lionel Messi's consistent brilliance after the Argentine dealt a huge blow to Spurs' Champions League hopes with a double in Barcelona's 4-2 win at Wembley on Wednesday.

Ronaldo denies hotel sex attack, calls rape ‘abominable’ 3 October 2018, 9:54 PM

Cristiano Ronaldo on Wednesday denied accusations by a former American model that he raped her in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009 and said his conscience is clear.

Rugby players
All Blacks ready for match against Springboks 3 October 2018, 8:53 PM

New Zealand are focused on avoiding another loss to South Africa, after a brief celebration on winning a third successive Rugby Championship title.

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UEFA Champions League continues 3 October 2018, 4:23 PM

Pressure is mounting as the UEFA Champions League week two continues, with Europe's footballing greats pursuing continental glory.

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Black Leopards seeks to overcome previous loses at the Absa premiership 3 October 2018, 3:00 PM

Black Leopards FC will seek to end the five-game winless run when they host rivals, Baroka FC in an Absa premiership encounter at the Thohoyandou stadium on Wednesday evening.

Pogba says ‘not allowed’ to talk after Man United stalemate 3 October 2018, 2:27 PM

Paul Pogba said he was not allowed to talk after Manchester United failed to arrest their recent slump with a drab 0-0 Champions League draw against Valencia.

Nevada woman sues soccer star Ronaldo for alleged sexual assault 2 October 2018, 8:23 PM

A Nevada woman has sued Cristiano Ronaldo and is participating in a police investigation of the global soccer star for an alleged rape at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009, according to a complaint filed by her lawyer.

A chance for Kaizer Chiefs to top ABSA Premiership 2 October 2018, 6:44 PM

Kaizer Chiefs have a chance to leapfrog to the top of the ABSA Premiership log when they take on rookies Highlands Park, in a crucial match scheduled for Makhulong Stadium on Tuesday night.

Chippa United coach wants team to start winning 2 October 2018, 2:21 PM

Chippa United coach, Eric Tinkler, wants his team to start winning matches at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Mikel missing again from Nigeria squad for Libya games 1 October 2018, 7:10 PM

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr on Monday announced his squad for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations double-header against Libya but there was no place again for captain John Obi Mikel.

Bafana Bafana
Baxter names squad to host Seychelles in Afcon qualifier match 1 October 2018, 2:45 PM

Bafana Bafana will host Seychelles at the FNB stadium on the 13 October in an African Cup of Nations qualifier match, with the return leg away three days later. Coach Stuart Baxter named his squad for the ties on Monday morning.

Danny Jordaan
Danny Jordaan loses his latest bid to sit on the FIFA Council 1 October 2018, 7:29 AM

President of the Football Association of Malawi, Walter Nyamilandu, was elected to the FIFA Council at a special sitting of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Executive Committee in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt on Sunday.

Proteas are looking ahead to the other matches
Proteas win first ODI match against Zimbabwe 30 September 2018, 9:19 PM

The Proteas have won the first in a series of three ODI matches against Zimbabwe by five wickets in Kimberley, and their next clash will be at the Mangaung Oval on Wednesday.

Chad le Clos smiling after a swim
Le Clos wins two silver medals on day three of the FINA World Cup 30 September 2018, 7:58 PM

The country's most decorated swimmer, Chad le Clos, won two silver medals on day three and final day of the FINA World Cup in Eindhoven, Netherlands.

The Wallabies imported supporters of their own.
Rugby fans celebrate Bok win 30 September 2018, 7:40 PM

Rugby fans from far and wide gathered in their thousands at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium to witness the Rugby Championship clash between South Africa and Australia.

Lewis Hamilton with Russian president Vladimir Putin
Hamilton wins in Russia to go 50 points clear 30 September 2018, 3:49 PM

Valtteri Bottas moved aside to let Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton win the Russian Grand Prix and surge 50 points clear in the Formula One championship on Sunday with five races remaining.

Kolisi thanks Boks supporters 30 September 2018, 1:13 PM

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi has thanked the Nelson Mandela Bay crowd for supporting the team throughout their stay in the Windy City.

MTN8 Winners
Benni McCarthy wins his first MTN8 as a coach 30 September 2018, 12:17 PM

New kid on the block, Benni McCarthy has won his first title after joining the ABSA Premiership, in his second stint as a coach of Cape Town City. The former Bafana Bafana star led his team to their first ever 2018 MTN8 title victory.

Cristiano Ronaldo
Ronaldo sets up all three goals as Juve beat Napoli 30 September 2018, 10:32 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo was involved in all three of his team's goals as leaders Juventus came from behind to beat 10-man Napoli 3-1 in a Serie A top-of-the-table clash on Saturday to maintain their perfect start to the season.

On-field action between South Africa and Australia
South Africa scrape win over struggling Australia 29 September 2018, 8:51 PM

South Africa withstood fierce second-half pressure from struggling Australia to win 23-12 Saturday in a tense, scrappy Rugby Championship fifth-round match in Port Elizabeth.

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Decision on Cameroon hosting Africa Nations Cup delayed 29 September 2018, 7:20 PM

A decision on whether Cameroon can go ahead with hosting next year's Africa Cup of Nations has been postponed until the end of November, the Confederation of African Football said on Saturday.

Murray is ranked 311 in the world
‘Very sorry’ Murray ends season after suffering ankle injury 29 September 2018, 4:20 PM

Former world number one Andy Murray has brought his truncated season to a premature end, pulling out of the China Open in Beijing after suffering an ankle injury during his quarter-final defeat at the Shenzhen Open.

Tommy Fleetwood and Francesco Molinari celebrating on the field
Dominant Europe extend Ryder Cup lead to 8-4 29 September 2018, 2:52 PM

Europe opened a commanding 8-4 lead after Saturday's Ryder Cup fourballs with Rory McIlroy and Sergio Garcia fending off a thrilling American fightback to lead another home onslaught around Le Golf National.

Cristiano Ronaldo
Ronaldo lawyers to sue Der Spiegel over ‘illegal’ report 29 September 2018, 8:03 AM

Lawyers for Cristiano Ronaldo said on Friday they would sue German magazine Der Spiegel after it published “blatantly illegal” accusations by an American woman who alleges she was raped by the Portuguese soccer star in 2009.

Springboks Captain Siya Kolisi
Kolisi upbeat ahead of first match as Boks Captain in front of home crowd 28 September 2018, 7:01 PM

Springboks Captain Siya Kolisi is looking forward to leading his team in front of his home crowd, in Port Elizabeth when the Boks and the Wallabies meet in the penultimate Castle Championship match.