Two award-winning Kaizer Chiefs and Bafana Bafana players have been booted out of the club for demanding hefty salary increases.
Chelsea veteran Didier Drogba has announced that the Premier League game at home to Sunderland later on Sunday will be the final appearance of his second spell at the club.
At 25, it's been a most unexpected resurgence for Phumelele "Ace" Bhengu, a striker hailed as the next big thing after scoring two goals for Moroka Swallows against Kaizer Chiefs more than six years ago and playing in the 2009 Under-20 World Cup.
Tefu Mashamaite added to his three PSL awards the Kaizer Chiefs player of the season prize at last night's ceremony for the Soweto giants' star performers of the 2014-2015 season in Midrand.
Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter's knack for rehabilitating players from career lows has played a large part in Amakhosi's success of the past three years, says a recipient of that ability, midfielder George Maluleka.
CSA's version of how an out-of-form, match-unfit Vernon Philander was picked for the World Cup semifinal - thus recklessly exposing one of the world's best bowlers to unfair claims that he is a quota player - was swallowed whole and un-critically.
Imagine being loaned out while on loan.
Too bad it took getting to the play-offs for Moroka Swallows to show they are capable of producing the goods. This was an encounter that's not too difficult to describe as easy on the eye, as the Dube Birds frustrated Black Leopards by beating them 2-0 to collect maximum points here last night.