PSL's goal drought shame

THE PSL's deteriorating number of goals has become such a norm in the past few seasons that we have become content with the low rate of goals being netted by our strikers.  

Jacob Zuma plays soccer with youth

President Jacob Zuma hosted an under-17 soccer tournament on Sunday.  

Meyiwa's death overshadows Bafana's bumpy success

While the murder of national soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa overshadowed events on the field, Bafana Bafana finished on a high after starting the year at rock bottom.  

Mighty Bucs crush determined Celtic

ORLANDO Pirates extended their unbeaten run under interim coach Eric Tinkler to four matches last night, beating Bloemfontein Celtic to finish a difficult year on a high.  

Liverpool fear Sanchez threat

ARSENAL forward Alexis Sanchez can show Liverpool why he would have made the perfect replacement for Luis Suarez when the Chilean travels to Anfield in the Premier League today.  

Amakhosi's Lebese puts his skills to better use

TRY recalling the last time you saw George Lebese doing a frivolous, fruitless trick down the touchline and you'll notice that this Kaizer Chiefs starlet has grown from a boy to a man.  

Martin paints picture of local soccer's heyday

YOU can tell what kind of a footballer Martin Cohen was when he tells you his favourite player was former Manchester United wizard George Best.  

Sundowns to get rid of more than 10 players

EVEN Mamelodi Sundowns billionaire owner Patrice Motsepe is feeling the pinch from the club's heavy salary bill. So, to ease the burden, the Brazilians are planning a clear-out of the dead wood at Chloorkop next month.  

Soccer player Joseph Henyekane dies

Golden Arrows defender Joseph Henyekane has died.  

Nkhatha silences boos

KINGSTON Nkhatha finally scores.  

Baxter warns against complacency

Head coach Stuart Baxter has warned his Kaizer Chiefs team against complacency, as they continue their dream Premiership run.  

Thierry Henry retires from professional football

French striker Thierry Henry said Tuesday he was retiring from professional football after two decades.  

Will Mayweather vs Pacman fight ever happen?

US boxer Floyd Mayweather says he is willing to fight Manny Pacquiao next May in a blockbuster world title fight  

Charmza of the week: Sibusiso Vilakazi

AT a time when there is a goal draught in the PSL, Bidvest Wits' Sibusiso Vilakazi's hat-trick during The Students 4-2 victory over Ajax Cape Town midweek was a welcome relief.  

Poster boy of the boo brigade

POOR Kingston Nkhatha. Nothing he does ever pleases Kaizer Chiefs supporters and fans alike.  

Meet Afcon favourites, dark horses

THE 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) is shaping up to be a classic. Sunday World looks at some of the teams in a prize field:  

Mbalula crushes claims that boxing was snubbed at awards

PEOPLE who live in glass houses should not throw stones, goes the English idiom.  

Zulu about to sharpen Amakhosi strike force

KAIZER Chiefs are a month away from snatching one of the hottest strikers in the Premier Soccer League, Chippa United's David Zulu.  

The derby according to Kaizer and Jomo

AS ORLANDO Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs square off for Saturday's match-up at FNB Stadium, we asked two of the legends of the Soweto derby to take a walk down their memory tunnel onto the fields of glory of the famous fixture's years gone by.  

Baxter: Itu is fully fit

ITUMELENG Khune is back to near full training capacity, but it will be hard to get the goalkeeper back playing first-team football without game time.  

Baxter might leave Kaizer Chiefs

Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter said he might have to consider leaving the club after Amakhosi strengthened their grip on the Premier League title race.  

Roger Sikhakhane aims to leave mark in PSL

ROGER Sikhakhane is among a young breed of South African coaches to have benefited from courses run in the country following the 2010 World Cup.  

Buccaneers are back!

ORLANDO Stadium felt like a happy place again last night as Orlando Pirates romped to their biggest win in the Absa Premiership this season to return to the top half of the table.  

MaGents' other goal

LONG after his soccer career came to an end Edward Motale is fast becoming a legend in another field.  

Bafana gear up for Afcon

NOW that the genie is out of the bottle, and Bafana Bafana know who they will face at the Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea next year, the SA Football Association (Safa) has wasted no time in getting preparations under way.  

Portia Modise will donate winnings to women’s football

Soccer player Portia Modise plans to donate half of her R1-million jackpot for winning the SA Sports Star award to Cruses women's football team.  

Amakhosi rule

THE Kaizer Chiefs "Gautrain" does not stop at FNB Stadium, apparently, the Absa Premiership leaders convincingly ran out winners against Orlando Pirates yesterday.  

VV resigns with immediate effect as Pirates coach

Vladimir Vermezovic has resigned from his post with immediate effect.  

Chiefs could release Itumeleng Khune

Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune's contract is expiring soon and the club’s management has delayed in offering him a new contract.  

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