Chelsea see off Porto to reach Champions League semis despite Taremi stunner

14 April 2021, 6:41 AM
Chelsea hung on to reach the Champions League semi-finals with a 2-1 aggregate win despite Mehdi Taremi's stunning overhead kick in added time handing Porto a 1-0 victory in the quarter-final second leg on Tuesday.
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Twala rubbishes claims his son killed Meyiwa 9 February 2018, 12:05 PM

Renowned musician, Sello "Chicco" Twala has rubbished claims that his son was involved in the death of former Bafana Bafana player, Senzo Meyiwa.

South African Football Association Logo.
Safa coaching training programmes to kick off 9 February 2018, 10:19 AM

The Safa Coaching Education department will be kicking off their 2018 coaches training programmes this month.

Duncan to leave Cheetahs in May, Smith to leave Bok coaching staff 9 February 2018, 6:44 AM

The Cheetahs on Thursday confirmed that coach Rory Duncan will be leaving the side with the completion of the Guinness Pro14 championship in May 2018.

Nedbank Cup proves to be good hunting ground for lower divisions 8 February 2018, 5:40 PM

The Nedbank Cup has proved to be a happy hunting ground for teams from the lower divisions in South African football.

Citizens leave rainy Jo’burg smiling after Nedbank Cup win 8 February 2018, 6:21 AM

Cape Town City pulled another one over Bidvest Wits with a 1-0 Nedbank Cup win at a wet Bidvest Stadium on Wednesday night.

Former Springboks coach Peter De Villiers
Zimbabwe hire ex-Springboks coach de Villiers 7 February 2018, 8:03 PM

Former Springboks coach Peter De Villiers has been appointed to lead Zimbabwe as it seeks to qualify for next year's Rugby World Cup, the union boss said Wednesday.

Mamelodi Sundowns continue to prepare for its matches 7 February 2018, 6:17 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane will treat the remaining competitions of the current football season equal, including the CAF Champions League.

Proteas women aim to level ODI series against India 7 February 2018, 7:24 AM

The Momentum Proteas will host India women in their second One-Day International on Wednesday at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley.

Danny Jordaan
E Cape throws support behind Jordaan 6 February 2018, 5:11 PM

The Eastern Cape will throw its weight behind South African Football Association president, Danny Jordaan, when the national football body holds its elections in March.

Bidvest Wits face Cape Town City in the Nedbank Cup on Wednesday .
Wits face tricky test against the Citizens 6 February 2018, 7:10 AM

Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt will continue to prioritise every competition on offer despite his side fighting to get clear from the relegation zone in the Absa Premiership.

India’s Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya and Virat Kohli celebrate the dismissal of South Africa's Quinton De Kock.
More injury woes for Proteas 6 February 2018, 6:26 AM

The South African cricket team's dressing room is resembling a casualty ward.

Icosa hands pertition to SWD rugby officials 5 February 2018, 2:35 PM

Members of the Independent Civic Organisation of South Africa have handed over a petition to the SWD rugby officials at George in the Southern Cape denouncing the recent sacking of former Springbok coach, Allistair Coetzee.

Chippa and Stars draw 3-3 in six-goal thriller 5 February 2018, 6:38 AM

Chippa United went ahead three times but in the end were held to a 3-3 draw against bottom-of-the-log Platinum Stars, in a Premiership match played at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Sunday afternoon.

India takes a 2-0 win in the six match series.
India complete crushing win 4 February 2018, 7:26 PM

South Africa were bowled out for 118, the lowest total in one-day internationals at the ground, as India took a 2-0 lead in the six-match series.

Blitzboks cruise to Hamilton Sevens final 4 February 2018, 8:36 AM

Despite injuries to several first-choice including inspirational captain Philip Snyman, Blitzboks moved down their opposition like true champions to reach the Hamilton Sevens final.

AmaZulu takes 7th spot on the log 4 February 2018, 8:20 AM

Siyethemba Mnguni's brace inspired AmaZulu FC to a 2-1 over Golden Arrows in an enterprising KwaZulu-Natal derby on Saturday night at King Zwelithini Stadium, in Umlazi.

Sharks beat France's outfit Racing 92 by 31-14 in their Natixis Cup clash in Hong Kong.
Sharks beat French outfit Racing 92 3 February 2018, 1:38 PM

South Africa's Sharks showed promise Saturday ahead of their Super Rugby season opener, easily overcoming France's Racing 92 31-14 in their Natixis Cup clash in Hong Kong.

Kenya join South Africa in Hamilton Sevens quarterfinals 3 February 2018, 11:58 AM

Kenya remarkably held out against top-class opposition to end Saturday's Day 1 at the Hamilton Sevens in New Zeland where they ended their Pool D undefeated and have secured a berth in Sunday's quarterfinals.

Banyana Banyana will face Slovakia in their opening match to be played on Wednesday, 28 February.
Ellis names Banyana squad for Cyprus Women’s Cup tournament 3 February 2018, 11:11 AM

Interim coach of the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana Desiree Ellis has named a squad of 21 players to play in the Cyprus Women’s Cup, on Eastern Mediterranean island of Cypress later this month.

Teboho Langerman during the soccer clash at Athlone Stadium.
Sundowns edge Cape Town City to pull clear 3 February 2018, 9:19 AM

Mamelodi Sundowns moved seven points clear at the top of the table after edging out second-placed Cape Town City 1-0 in a suspense filled league game at a packed Athlone Stadium on Friday night.

Rassie Eramus tops list to replace Coetzee at Boks helm 2 February 2018, 5:49 PM

SA Rugby Director of Rugby, Rassie Eramus, is well on his way to lead the Springboks.

Coetzee’s gone, Erasmus plots the way forward for the Boks 2 February 2018, 4:01 PM

Just hours before Allister Coetzee and SA Rugby officially parted ways, Rassie Erasmus said South African rugby has enough quality players for the Boks

The rape case of Blue Bulls under 19 player postponed 2 February 2018, 3:38 PM

The case of a Blue Bulls under 19 player accused of rape has been postponed until Monday for closing arguments in the New Brighton Magistrate's Court in Port Elizabeth.

Sundowns to face Cape Town City in a heated match 2 February 2018, 2:30 PM

Mamelodi Sundowns have a chance to increase their lead when they take on Cape Town City in a crucial ABSA Premiership match scheduled for Athlone Stadium on Friday night.

Several unions to picket outside Davis Cup in PTA 2 February 2018, 11:36 AM

A protest and picket against Israel by human rights and Palestine solidarity activists will take place on Friday afternoon at the Davis Cup tennis match with Israel.

SA to honour the best in boxing 2 February 2018, 8:04 AM

It's all systems go for Boxing South Africa's annual awards to be held in Port Elizabeth Friday night.

India win easily in first ODI 2 February 2018, 6:23 AM

India continued there fight back from the Test series against the Proteas in the first One Day International (ODI) in Kingsmead in Durban,  beating the home team by six wickets. The Indians cruised home with more than five overs to spare chasing what was thought to be a competitive 269 posted by South Africa. Captain […]

Connor Wilson to fly South African flag at Winter Olympics games 1 February 2018, 1:02 PM

South Africa will have one representative at the Winter Olympics in South Korea next month.

Ajax Cape Town humble Orlando Pirates 1 February 2018, 6:30 AM

Ajax Cape Town beat Orlando Pirates 3-0 in an Absa Premiership match at Cape Town Stadium.

Arsenal sign Aubameyang, Giroud makes Chelsea switch 1 February 2018, 5:44 AM

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund for a club-record fee of around £56 million on Wednesday, with Olivier Giroud moving to Chelsea as part of a complicated transfer jigsaw.