Portia Modise scores her 100th goal

Banyana Banyana player Portia Modise scored twice during their match with Algeria to take her tally of international goals to 100.  

Manny Pacquiao professional basketball player

Manny Pacquiao made his professional basketball debut, just a month before he is set to defend his WBO welterweight crown.  

Chiefs vs Ajax: It's gonna be tight

KAIZER Chiefs meet Ajax Cape Town in a top-of-the-table Absa Premiership clash at Cape Town Stadium today.  

Bucs scrape through

For a while last night, goalkeeper Glenn Verbauwhede looked as though he'd be the hero for a Free State Stars side who were clearly playing for a point.  

COMMENT: Greed taints beautiful game

"FOR the love of money", so goes the ditty by the O'Jays, the celebrated R&B and soul band of the 1980s.  

Klate takes 10-year trip down memory lane

DAINE Klate made his debut 10 years ago. It was a Coca-Cola Cup last 16 match against Bush Bucks at Loftus.  

AmaZulu coaching job not for faint-hearted

WHILE not listed as a job requirement, it seems AmaZulu coaches need come with a thick skin coated in Teflon.  

Dolly's life looking swell

WHILE Keagan Dolly has a new Bafana Bafana career to embark on, he also sees the 2015 African Under-23 Championships as a stepping stone to furthering his career.  

Serero expects tougher test against Congo

Bafana Bafana playmaker Thulani Serero expects a far tougher test against Congo-Brazzaville second time round and believes South Africa will have to be on their toes.  

Ebola may pose risk to Africa Cup of Nations

MOROCCO'S government wants the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) tournament postponed because of fears over the Ebola virus.  

Banyana Banyana suffer defeat

South African Women’s team suffered a 1-0 defeat to Cameroon at the Independence Stadium in Windhoek.  

Bafana Bafana a 'bunch of winners'

Bongane Ndulula scored his second international goal in just three appearances to help South Africa to a crucial 2-0 victory over Congo-Brazzaville in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Pointe Noire.  

Suarez earns Uruguay a draw in friendly

LUIS Suarez returned to Uruguay for the first time since his notorious World Cup biting shame and helped the South Americans to a 1-1 friendly draw against Saudi Arabia.  

Safa vice-president banned for life

Vice-president of Safa Cape Town Vernon Seymour has been banned from football for life after being found guilty of sexual harassment.  

Players willing to die for Bafana jersey: Vilakazi

Preparing for their African Cup of Nations qualifier against Congo-Brazzaville on Saturday, Bafana Bafana midfielder Sibusiso Vilakazi said the current crop of players were a bunch willing to die for the national team jersey.  

PSL closes in on fraudsters

TICKET fraud is on the increase and the PSL fears that this could lead to another stadium tragedy.  

Stingy Telkom awards players 5GB of data

Main sponsors Telkom received more attention than all the football clubs that played at the Telkom Knockout Cup.  

Anele Ngcongca out of Bafana sqaud

Anele Ngcongca has been ruled out with an injury and will not be part of South Africa's back-to-back Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Congo-Brazzaville, coach Shakes Mashaba said in Rustenburg  

Toure to his critics: My job is not to score all the goals

Yaya Toure accused his detractors of forgetting he was a midfielder after scoring for Manchester City in the Premier League champions' 2-0 victory at Aston Villa.  

The religion of football - holy relics on show

Sweat-filled shirts and scribbled signatures are holy relics to football fans. The cult is the focus of a new museum exhibition in Amsterdam, "Football Hallelujah," with altars, prayers and a golden boot on show.  

SuperSport United on road to redemption

SuperSport United continued their road to redemption when they rallied into the Telkom Knockout quarterfinals with a 1-0 win over Free State Stars courtesy of a strike from Dove Wome at the Lucas Moripe Stadium  

When nicknames are punchlines

WHAT's in a nickname? Does the boxer make the nickname or does the nickname make the boxer?  

Yeye back for Bafana

Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Reneilwe Letsholonyane says he feels “honoured” to be back in the Bafana Bafana fold for the country's upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers against Congo-Brazzaville.  

Lakay keen to learn while in Bafana

New Bafana Bafana striker call-up Fagrie Lakay says while he is in the national to learn, he will also raise his hand should he be asked to help the team.  

Safa votes to boot out boss

CONTROVERSIAL soccer boss Chief Mwelo Nonkonyana was conspicuous by his absence after his former Safa colleagues confirmed his sacking as vice-president yesterday.  

Messi and Ronaldo fail to shine in friendlies

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo spent a rare Saturday in the shadows as Argentina and Portugal slipped to defeats in friendly internationals staged more than 8,000km apart.  

Sudan stuns Nigeria

Sudan stunned Africa Cup of Nations title-holders Nigeria 1-0 in a 2015 qualifier while Algeria, Ivory Coast and South Africa achieved impressive away victories.  

When nicknames are punchlines

WHAT's in a nickname? Does the boxer make the nickname or does the nickname make the boxer?  

COMMENT: Jingles must stop throwing his toys

IT gives me the shivers to hear that Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso "Jingles" Mosimane and the club's youth coach, Zane "Magic Feet" Moosa, have traded their soccer boots for boxing gloves.  

Yeye back for Bafana

Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Reneilwe Letsholonyane says he feels “honoured” to be back in the Bafana Bafana fold for the country's upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers against Congo-Brazzaville.  

Kwanda called up to plug Bafana's leaky defence

PERHAPS it is fitting that Kwanda Mngonyama's full first name, Kwandakwensizwa, means "an increase of young men in the family" in isiZulu.  

Lakay keen to learn while in Bafana

New Bafana Bafana striker call-up Fagrie Lakay says while he is in the national to learn, he will also raise his hand should he be asked to help the team.  

AmaZulu under threat

A FLURRY of ''disturbing text messages and phone calls" made to AmaZulu boss Lunga Sokhela's cellphone over the past few days led to the Durban club's decision to remove beleaguered coach Craig Rosslee from the bench.  

COMMENT: Complete players use both feet

SOUTH African football is short of soccer heroes and the junior soccer coaches are to blame .  

Boxing boss fighting fit

STANDING at the brink of death has given boxing promoter Mzimasi Mnguni a new perspective on life; now he does not take anything for granted.  

SuperSport fly under Igesund

After the preservation of his perfect start since taking over the reins, SuperSport United coach Gordon Igesund praised his team's attitude after their 3-0 drubbing of Bloemfontein Celtic  

Masango penalty lifts Amakhosi

MARITZBURG United had their working boots on to try to contain Kaizer Chiefs, but Amakhosi just slogged that bit harder.  

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