Sundowns deserve their place among Africa's elite

2016-10-24 13:18

Good planning and huge investment has paid dividends for mining mogul Patrice Motsepe and new African champions, Mamelodi Sundowns, writes S’Busiso Mseleku.


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S'Busiso Mseleku

Football shouldn't be a matter of life and death

2016-10-19 11:42

When legendary Liverpool manager Bill Shankly said football is more than a matter of life and death, he might have had the fanatical Egyptian fans on his mind, writes S’Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Well done, Gavin Hunt!

2016-10-03 15:06

After three years of toiling without any adequate reward, Gavin Hunt has finally won some silverware, writes S’Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Thanks, but no thanks Mr Mashaba

2016-09-05 14:12

S’Busiso Mseleku writes that if reports are anything to go by, Shakes Mashaba will soon be history as Bafana Bafana coach - and about time too.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Olympic Games brings sense of déjà vu

2016-08-08 14:25

Group E of the Rio Olympics women’s tournament and Group A in the men’s version has an all-too familiar look, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

SA soccer has false sense of security

2016-07-01 07:56

S'Busiso Mseleku was not surprised by headlines and talk that Bafana got a “kind” draw for the 2018 SWC but warns of hazards.

S'Busiso Mseleku

SA football needs its own Muhammad Ali

2016-06-08 13:29

Following the death of one of sport's "greatest", Muhammad Ali, S'Busiso Mseleku opines that South African football needs a player of the boxing icon's calibre.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Millions for PSL clubs as NFD sides remain poor cousins

2016-05-10 09:42

It's become more and more obvious that it will take a lot to close the gap between PSL clubs and those in the National First Division, says S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Future looks bright for SA national teams, but...

2016-04-20 13:57

Banyana Banyana and the male SA Under-23 teams being at the Rio Olympic Games is a positive step, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Sundowns are close to their utopia

2016-10-14 11:14

Pitso Mosimane and his Mamelodi Sundowns charges are close to fulfilling Patrice Motsipe’s 13-year-old dream, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Inconsistent decisions can destroy PSL

2016-09-23 12:11

The decision not to grant Mamelodi Sundowns postponement of some of their matches might come back to haunt the PSL, writes S'busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

SAFA's ineptitude can be costly to SA football

2016-08-22 19:07

As football governing body in the country, SAFA needs to be proactive and lead the way rather than be a reactionary organisation, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Pitso must take it easy

2016-07-22 12:14

Mamelodi Sundowns are doing well in the CAF Champions League, but their coach must go a little bit easy, writes S’Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

NFD promotions highlight sham in SA football

2016-06-24 12:27

The promotion of Magesi FC and Kings United has once more highlighted the imbalances of South African football, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Sundowns give lesson to SA's giants

2016-06-01 13:12

The dominance of Mamelodi Sundowns in 2016 should act as a wake-up call for the likes of Chiefs and Pirates, says S'busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

All hail Mamelodi Sundowns! Now for Africa...

2016-05-06 13:33

Mamelodi Sundowns' seventh league title makes them the most successful club in the PSL era. Now they must conquer the continent, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

SAFA must act decisively to save SA football

2016-04-06 08:11

S'Busiso Mseleku was excited - but then disappointed - when there was no resolution from the much-anticipated SAFA NEC meeting.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Will Mashaba redeem himself or continue to self destruct

2016-10-06 14:10

SAFA has given Shakes Mashaba a stay of execution. Will he use this opportunity to his benefit or will he fall on his sword, asks S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

SAFA's logic and common sense questionable

2016-09-16 08:36

S'Busiso Mseleku writes that SAFA bosses’ logic and common sense application leaves much to be desired.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Woza Absa Premiership 2016/17 season

2016-08-16 13:22

The fireworks in the first weekend of the English Premiership must have whetted SA football followers’ appetite for the 2016/17 season, writes S’Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Pauw, Da Gama mustn't let sideshows derail them

2016-07-07 22:56

S'Busiso Mseleku warns Banyana Banyana coach Vera Pauw and SA Under-23 mentor Owen da Gama against being sidetracked ahead of the Rio Olympics.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Iron Duke dribbles the media once more

2016-06-17 10:42

Pirates boss Irvin Khoza, affectionately known as The Iron Duke of SA, has perfected the art of outsmarting the Media, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

Phew! What a week in SA football

2016-05-25 12:00

S'Busiso Mseleku is still panting from the hectic and dramatic week that was in South African football.

S'Busiso Mseleku

PSL heading for thrilling conclusion!

2016-04-29 10:28

Midweek results threw the spanner in the works and made for an exciting photo-finish to the Absa Premiership, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.

S'Busiso Mseleku

How can Bafana's decline be stopped?

2016-03-30 15:23

S'Busiso Mseleku has run out of words to describe the embarrassment that is Bafana Bafana.


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