Coaches play crucial roles in any team's bid for success at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula will travel to Equatorial Guinea on to support Bafana Bafana in the group stages of the Africa Cup of Nations tournament which kicked off over the weekend.
Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba preferred to speak Zulu during his press conference ahead of his side's Africa Cup of Nations opener.
Dean Furman has been handed the captain's armband for Bafana Bafana's opening Africa Cup of Nations fixture against Algeria in Mongomo, Equatorial Guinea.
PEER pressure runs deep in South African football and it is no surprise that players allow money that should be invested to burn a hole in their pockets.
Football star Cristiano Ronaldo is now officially back on the market.
Former footballer David Kannemeyer says transfer-window developments at Naturena have the potential of derailing Kaizer Chiefs' title challenge and are playing into the hands of Mamelodi Sundowns.
Portuguese and Real Madrid great Cristiano Ronaldo won his third Ballon d'Or at the FIFA ceremony in Zurich to edge within one of his eternal rival Barcelona's Argentinian magician Lionel Messi.
Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper, Itumeleng Khune, is back in the Amakhosi starting XI.
THE local fight fraternity will rub its hands with glee in anticipation of the return of the sport to the SABC after a four-year blackout, but South African boxers will continue doing what comes naturally in some super bouts this year.
Bafana Bafana might have revenge on their minds when they tackle Mali in Libreville, Gabon tonight.
Bafana Bafana has beats Mali 3 - 0.
BAFANA Bafana this week boarded a plane headed north into Africa to the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) for the first time in seven years, with Shakes Mashaba piloting theirs and the nation's aspirations.
Tiger Woods lost a front tooth after being hit in the face by a video camera while watching girlfriend Lindsey Vonn take a record 63rd World Cup Alpine ski win in Italy.
THERE has been no mention of Maseru to Moscow in the Bafana Bafana camp lately, defender Anele Ngcongca revealed.
Football is not played on paper. Algeria arrived at the Africa Cup of Nations as favourites, but had to prove it on the pitch.
CONGO striker Thievy Bifouma grabbed a late equaliser in a 1-1 draw to deny hosts Equatorial Guinea a rousing start to the African Nations Cup finals at the Estadio de Bata yesterday.
THIS month could be perhaps Darren Keet's biggest month of his life, and not just because he's Bafana Bafana's No1 goalkeeper at the Africa Cup of Nations.
THE 30th edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will kick off on Saturday in Equatorial Guinea and for the first time in many years, nations from the southern African region will be considered as some of the chief threats by their peers.
Midfielder Oupa Manyisa is set to join Mamelodi Sundowns.
Wearing the captain's armband for the first time in his career, Andile Jali said the privilege was made even sweeter after Bafana Bafana enjoyed a 3-0 victory over Mali in Libreville, Gabon, on Wednesday.
Kaizer Chiefs' Bobby Motaung says the club would not be bullied into offering goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune a new bumper contract that does not meet their strict budget requirements.
South Africa produced an inspired performance in the second half to earn a 1-1 draw against Cameroon in the Gabonese capital of Libreville as they continue preparations for the Africa Cup of Nations 2015.
Manchester City and Ivory Coast midfield star Yaya Toure on Thursday became the first player to win four successive African Footballer of the Year awards.
Axed Chippa United coach Roger Sikhakhane launched a scathing attack on the club following his sacking and said he was sabotaged because of the colour of his skin.