Kaizer Chiefs restore a double digit gap

Kaizer Chiefs laughed aside claims of a potential panic in the Premiership title race to restore a double digit gap at the top of the standings after beating Ajax Cape Town 1-0.  

Amajimbos hope for a bit of appreciation

NATIONAL under-17 captain Nelson Maluleke can't bear the thought of returning home to a mediocre reception at OR Tambo International Airport this week.  

The meaning of Soweto derby

KAIZER Chiefs host Orlando Pirates in the Soweto Derby at FNB Stadium on Saturday.  

Touch of Madiba magic for Games

THE Durban 2022 bid for the Commonwealth Games has a Madiba angle, with the opening ceremony set for July 18 to commemorate the birthday of the late Nelson Mandela.  

Kaizer Chiefs need to keep their eye on the ball

Kaizer Chiefs need to keep their eye on the ball and focus on the crucial three points  

Bucs school hapless City

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Neil Tovey: We need to be patient with Bafana

Former Bafana Bafana captain Neil Tovey says the public needs to be patient with the national soccer team as they are still a work in progress.  

'Kaizer Chiefs are champions-in-waiting'

Bidvest Wits winger Sameehg Doutie tipped Kaizer Chiefs as Absa Premiership champions-in-waiting, much like his coach Gavin Hunt has been doing all along.  

Charmza of the week: Jonah Lomu

NEW Zealand rugby great Jonah Lomu is our charmza this week.  

Amajimbos' tricky road to World Cup

WHEN Molefi Ntseki started his journey as the national under-17 coach last year most of the boys in the team had no international experience.  

Last Born keeps his game clean

FORMER workhorse Vincent "Last Born" Makroti is still as neat as a hospital theatre.  

Majoro close to winning PSL's top scorer award

Orlando Pirates striker Lehlohonolo Majoro is close to winning the PSL's top scorer award.  

Swallows thrashed 4-1 by Sundowns

The ink had barely dried on Fani Madida's new contract as the permanent coach of Moroka Swallow  

Kosta Papic PSL coach of the month

University of Pretoria striker Thabo Mnyamane and Polokwane City boss Kosta Papic were named player and coach of the month for November/December, the Premier Soccer League revealed in Johannesburg.  

Cup of dramatic ends

THE 58-year history of the Africa Cup of Nations is littered with dramatic knockout matches and five stand out:  

Stage set for epic clash at Afcon final

GHANA and Ivory Coast must shift the focus of attention from crowd disorder to footballing skills when the two neighbours meet in the final of the Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea tonight at 9pm.  

Khune - Baxter's headache

As Kaizer Chiefs captain Itumeleng Khune returns to full fitness, coach Stuart Baxter says he has some tough decisions to make in the goalkeeping department.  

Mpontshane: I'm not a new Senzo

Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Siyabonga Mpontshane says he will not put himself under pressure to repeat the feats of fallen Bucs hero Senzo Meyiwa.  

Baxter on Rollers game: Lebese had too much on his mind

Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter reveals that he will keep an eye on George Lebese in training following the domestic violence accusations.  

Sundowns work hard in Seychelles

If Mamelodi Sundowns expected something of a holiday stint in their first-leg preliminary round African Champions League game against St Michel United on the exotic Seychelles Island on Saturday afternoon, they were rudely surprised.  

Amakhosi sleepwalk to victory over Rollers

THERE was to be no St Valentine's day massacre for Kaizer Chiefs against their far less heralded neighbours from Botswana, Township Rollers.  

Chiefs confirms George Lebese's arrest

┬áKaizer Chiefs soccer player, George Lebese, has been arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend, Gauteng police said.  

Aaron "Shaka" Nkosi: Apartheid robbed us of Afcon

LIGHTNING-fast Aaron "Shaka" Nkosi is convinced apartheid robbed players of his generation an opportunity of winning the Africa Cup of Nations crown.  

Yaya Toure on Afcon win: It's a breath of fresh air

Ivory Coast Herve Renard dedicated a dramatic Africa Cup of Nations final triumph Sunday to the people of the country.  

Kaizer Chiefs player arrested for blikseming his girlfriend

A Kaizer Chiefs soccer player has been arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend, Gauteng police said on Tuesday.  

Thuggery mars riveting Afcon

FOLLOWING their exit from the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon 2015) finals in Equatorial Guinea last month, Bafana Bafana may somehow feel hard done by the officiating in all three opening-round matches and yet did not take matters into their own hands.  

Menacing Proteas out to clear semis

AS EVERY cricket-minded South African has known for months now, the Proteas's World Cup campaign starts against Zimbabwe in Hamilton next Sunday.  

Mourinho defends new Juan signing

JOSE Mourinho insists new signing Juan Cuadrado was not a "panic buy".  

Amajita primed and ready for Bafana

A FEW hours before Andre Ayew stuck a knife through South African hearts and sent Bafana Bafana packing in Equatorial Guinea, the future of SA football walked through the Terminal A doors at OR Tambo Airport.  

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