Five ups and downs of Rooney's international career

2017-08-23 20:47

England's record goalscorer Wayne Rooney announced his retirement from international football. We look at five ups and downs from his career.


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Nigerian striker stops Chiefs training - report

2017-08-23 19:56

Kaizer Chiefs search for a striker seems set to continue after it was confirmed that Nigerian trialist, Okiki Afolabi, has stopped training with Amakhosi.



2017-08-23 21:30

A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, scores and match reports from this week's Absa Premiership matches.


Coetzee acquisition is 'for the now', says Rodgers

2017-08-23 17:12

Celtic coach Brendan Rodgers believes that new signing Rivaldo Coetzee will prove to be an excellent acquisition to Scottish club.


Rooney's England career in numbers

2017-08-23 15:19

England record-scorer Wayne Rooney retires from international duty to focus on his club career at Everton.

Champions League

Klopp: Liverpool can handle UCL play-off pressure

2017-08-23 13:52

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confidence in his players' ability to deal with pressure against Hoffenheim in the second leg of their Champions League play-off.


Dikwena out to tame Benni's CT City

2017-08-23 12:26

Benni McCarthy will be eager to keep his winning run going when Cape Town City host Platinum Stars in the club's first home league game.


Seri coy over Barcelona talk

2017-08-23 11:06

Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri was staying coy on talk of a big-money move to Barcelona.


Pitso: You have to take your chances

2017-08-23 09:45

Mamelodi Sundowns head coach Pitso Mosimane was not too complacent in his sides 2-1 defeat against Polokwane City.

Champions League

Napoli, Sevilla, Celtic into Champions League group stage

2017-08-23 08:44

A Jose Callejon goal helped Napoli ease into the Champions League group stage, while Sevilla also went through and Celtic suffered a scare.


Ramagalela comes back to haunt Sundowns

2017-08-22 22:29

Former Mamelodi Sundowns striker Rodney Ramagalela netted both goals in Polokwane City's win at the Loftus Stadium.


Monaco fans take aim at Mbappe

2017-08-22 23:01

Monaco's unsettled striker Kylian Mbappe came under fire on Tuesday from hardcore supporters of the French champions.


Ronaldo cries injustice as last appeal rejected

2017-08-22 22:17

Cristiano Ronaldo reiterated his anger at what he described as the "incomprehensible decision" to reject his final appeal against a five-match ban.


Final Ronaldo appeal against 5-game ban rejected

2017-08-22 20:34

Cristiano Ronaldo's final route of appeal against his five-match ban for pushing a referee after being sent off in the Spanish Super Cup has been rejected.


AmaZulu's Johnson feeling confident

2017-08-22 18:54

AmaZulu head coach Cavin Johnson is still of the opinion his side will do well this season despite joining the Premiership club late.

English Premiership

Elliot: Criticism aimed at Newcastle squad is unfair

2017-08-22 15:01

Newcastle United goalkeeper Rob Elliot believes it's unfair towards the players to question whether the squad has enough quality to compete in the Premier League.


Sangweni out for Baroka clash

2017-08-22 14:11

Orlando Pirates midfielder Thamsanqa Sangweni has been ruled out of the Absa Premiership encounter against Baroka FC.

English Premiership

'Blue Roon' - Rooney's renaissance has media purring

2017-08-22 13:14

Wayne Rooney labelled his 200th Premier League goal in Everton's 1-1 draw with Manchester City a "sweet moment" and had the British media purring and suggesting Tuesday he be recalled to the England squad.

English Premiership

Clement backs Abraham to start scoring

2017-08-22 12:19

Swansea City manager Paul Clement insists striker Tammy Abraham will soon be hitting the back of the net after two games without a Premier League goal.


Billiat doubtful for Polokwane match

2017-08-22 10:48

Three Mamelodi Sundowns players are doubtful for the league match against Polokwane City.


Malesela: History not for me!

2017-08-22 08:15

Speaking about last season's struggles, Chippa United coach Dan Malesela says he is not someone who pays much attention to the past.


Digne 'aided' Barcelona van attack injured

2017-08-22 07:04

French international Lucas Digne helped the injured in the aftermath of last week's van attack in Barcelona that killed 13 people, Spanish media reported.

English Premiership

WRAP: English Premiership

2017-08-21 23:35

A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, scores and match reports in this weekend's English Premiership matches.


Bayern open new youth academy

2017-08-21 20:21

Bayern Munich officially opened their new youth academy which they hope will nurture a new generation of homegrown stars.


Tinkler admits Mnyamane came back too early

2017-08-21 18:34

SuperSport United head coach Eric Tinkler conceded he may have brought Thabo Mnyamane back from injury a little too soon.


Chiefs explain decision to not sign Argentine striker

2017-08-21 18:35

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela has revealed the club declined to sign Argentine striker, Jonathan Philippe, as he wasn't an improvement in the striking department.

Champions League

Vogt: Hoffenheim can score two at Anfield

2017-08-21 14:41

Hoffenheim captain Kevin Vogt is confident his team can overturn the 2-1 deficit against Liverpool in the second leg of their Champions League play-off.


Mosimane hints Brockie chase is still on

2017-08-21 11:15

Mamelodi Sundowns appear set to do everything they can to sign SuperSport United marksman Jeremy Brockie.


As it happened: Chiefs 1-2 SuperSport

2017-08-23 21:25

Recap all the action from the Absa Premiership clash between Kaizer Chiefs and SuperSport United.


Reaction to Rooney's international retirement

2017-08-23 19:35

England's record goalscorer Wayne Rooney announced his retirement from international football with plenty of reaction.


Rooney calls time on international career

2017-08-23 14:16

England's record goalscorer Wayne Rooney has announced he is retiring from international football with immediate effect.

English Premiership

German prospect Sabiri signs for Huddersfield

2017-08-23 15:09

Young German midfielder Abdelhamid Sabiri signed for Huddersfield Town from second tier German outfit Nuremberg.

English Premiership

Bilic targeting one more signing

2017-08-23 13:51

West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic is keen to bring in one more player before the transfer window closes on August 31.

English Premiership

Rooney quality under-valued, says Lineker

2017-08-23 11:31

Wayne Rooney's true worth as a player has not been properly appreciated, according to England football great Gary Lineker.


Benitez: A win will clear the gloom

2017-08-23 11:06

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez is hoping to raise his team's spirits with a win in Wednesday's League Cup clash with Nottingham Forest.


Bristol City eliminate Watford in League Cup

2017-08-23 09:40

Watford suffered an embarrassing League Cup exit as Championship side Bristol City beat the Premier League club 3-2 in the second round on Tuesday.

English Premiership

Nigeria recall for Chelsea ace Moses

2017-08-23 08:32

Nigeria have recalled Chelsea ace Victor Moses as well as China-based striker Odion Ighalo for next month's 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Cameroon.


Brave Baroka hold Pirates to share spoils

2017-08-22 21:28

Baroka FC's Hassan Banda cancelled out Orlando Pirates midfielder Thabo Qalinge's first-half strike to salvage a point against the Soweto giants.

English Premiership

Klopp keeps peace with want-away Coutinho

2017-08-22 22:59

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Philippe Coutinho would be welcomed back into the squad and that their relationship is not damaged.


FA under pressure over allegations against head coach

2017-08-22 21:44

The FA has come under increasing pressure to hold another enquiry over allegations made by a women's football star against England head coach Mark Sampson.

English Premiership

Rojo boosts United with return to training

2017-08-22 19:04

Argentinian defender Marcos Rojo gave another fillip to early Premier League leaders Manchester United by returning to training with the first team on Tuesday.


Phungwayo's Bucs future in limbo

2017-08-22 16:14

After his jersey number was given to Thamsanqa Sangweni, Orlando Pirates left-back Patrick Phungwayo will find out his fate by the end of the week.


Pirates confirm Ndoro's departure

2017-08-22 13:48

Orlando Pirates have confirmed the departure of Zimbabwean forward Tendai Ndoro to Saudi Arabia outfit Al Faisaly FC.

English Premiership

Breaking transfer fees irrelevant - Dyche

2017-08-22 13:14

Burnley manager Sean Dyche insists that breaking transfer records isn't noteworthy anymore, due to the inflated fees that are regularly paid nowadays.


Wits sign Egyptian marksman

2017-08-22 11:24

Bidvest Wits have announced the signing of Egyptian striker Amr Gamal on a season-long loan-deal from Al Ahly.


Ajax confirm Coetzee to Celtic dream move

2017-08-22 10:21

Ajax Cape Town announced late on Monday night that defender Rivaldo Coetzee has joined Scottish champions, Celtic.

Champions League

Klopp feels heat as Liverpool eye group phase

2017-08-22 09:04

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp concedes his side are already feeling the pressure this season ahead of the return leg of their Champions League play-off against Hoffenheim on Wednesday.


Nel boost for Ajax as captain remains in limbo

2017-08-22 08:15

Cape Town-born midfielder Morne Nel has returned home after swapping SuperSport United for Ajax Cape Town on a loan deal.

English Premiership

Rooney landmark 200th goal a 'sweet moment'

2017-08-22 07:04

Everton star Wayne Rooney says becoming only the second person to score 200 Premier League goals was a sweet moment.


SA's Coetzee nears major European move

2017-08-21 09:07

Ajax Cape Town defender Rivaldo Coetzee is set to seal a blockbuster move to Scottish Champions Celtic in the coming week.

English Premiership

Robson-Kanu out for three games after losing appeal

2017-08-21 20:18

WBA forward Hal Robson-Kanu will serve a three-match ban after an FA Commission dismissed his club's appeal against his red card in a win over Burnley.

English Premiership

Wood joins Burnley from Leeds in club record fee

2017-08-21 16:07

Burnley have signed New Zealand striker Chris Wood from Leeds in a club-record fee reported to be £15 million.

English Premiership

City's Nasri signs for Turkish club

2017-08-21 15:04

Former French international midfielder Samir Nasri has signed a two year deal to join Turkish top flight side Antalyaspor from Manchester City.


Bafana's bizarre CHAN failure

2017-08-21 14:15

Sy Lerman says Bafana's failure to qualify for CAF's mishmash CHAN Finals is a saga for Ripley's "Believe it or Not".

English Premiership

Conte happy for Chelsea to play the hunters

2017-08-21 12:35

Antonio Conte said he would be happy for Chelsea to creep up on the rails in the Premier League title race following their clinical 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur.

English Premiership

Young star Walker-Peters signs new Spurs deal

2017-08-23 19:39

Highly-rated full-back Kyle Walker-Peters said he was "buzzing" after signing a new contract with Tottenham Hotspur that ties him down until 2020.

Champions League

Henderson: Liverpool's job is not done yet

2017-08-23 18:04

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson has warned that they have not yet qualified for the Champions League and still need to play well against Hoffenheim on Wednesday.


Khune hospitalised with chest infection

2017-08-23 15:14

Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune is in hospital with a chest infection and will not play in Wednesday's PSL clash with SuperSport United.


Yeye: We want to beat Chiefs

2017-08-23 14:55

SuperSport United midfielder Reneilwe Letsholonyane is targeting a win against former club Kaizer Chiefs in Wednesday evening's PSL clash.


I sound like Steve Komphela - Pitso

2017-08-23 12:52

Pitso Mosimane has come out in defence of his Mamelodi Sundowns team after their 2-1 defeat to Polokwane City.

English Premiership

Pulis calls for more signings

2017-08-23 11:44

West Brom manager Tony Pulis says he needs more recruits after Tuesday's League Cup win over Accrington Stanley.


Thobejane: You will die because of football

2017-08-23 10:26

Baroka FC head coach Kgoloko Thobejane was once again very colourful in his post-match interview after his side held Orlando Pirates to a draw.


Micho optimistic about Pirates progress

2017-08-23 08:00

Despite Baroka FC’s late equaliser, Orlando Pirates head coach Milutin Sredojevic remains optimistic about his charges progress.

Champions League

Hoffenheim out to make history at Anfield

2017-08-22 23:00

Hoffenheim head to Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool bidding to make history by overturning a 2-1 deficit in Wednesday's Champions League second-leg, play-off.


Chippa open home campaign with victory

2017-08-22 22:35

Chippa United made a winning start to the new Premiership season in front of their home fans thanks to a comfortable win over AmaZulu in Port Elizabeth.


As it happened: Baroka 1-1 Pirates

2017-08-22 21:35

Recap all the action from the Absa Premiership clash between Baroka FC and Orlando Pirates.

English Premiership

Walker sorry for City red card

2017-08-22 21:10

Manchester City defender Kyle Walker has apologised for being sent off in Monday's 1-1 draw with Everton.


Shonga linked with Pirates and Baroka

2017-08-22 18:20

A report from Zambia claims that Chipolopolo striker Justin Shonga is wanted by South African top-flight teams Orlando Pirates and Baroka FC.


Dortmund stand ground with Barca-target Dembele

2017-08-22 16:55

Borussia Dortmund say they will not negotiate with Barcelona over a price for Ousmane Dembele as the clock keeps ticking in their stand-off with the want-away winger.

Bafana Bafana

Safa, La Liga agree to develop SA soccer

2017-08-22 14:55

SAFA and La Liga, held a press conference to reiterate their agreement which will help boost the development of the game in South Africa.


Fan gets 18 months for Hitler salute

2017-08-22 14:05

An Austrian football fan has been given an 18-month prison sentence for a Hitler salute during a match.

English Premiership

Kane: Spurs one step away from silverware

2017-08-22 12:18

Having finished as runners-up last season, Harry Kane believes his Tottenham side are ready to start picking up silverware.

Bafana Bafana

Gould surprised at Bafana call-up

2017-08-22 11:20

SuperSport defender Morgan Gould says he was surprised to earn a call-up to the Bafana squad for their Soccer World Cup qualifiers against Cape Verde.

English Premiership

Koeman left frustrated by late City equaliser

2017-08-22 08:43

Everton manager Ronald Koeman was left frustrated following his side's 1-1 draw with Manchester City on Monday night.

English Premiership

Goal-shy Man City give tetchy Guardiola deja vu

2017-08-22 07:54

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola expressed fears that his team's goal-scoring problems remain an issue after they drew 1-1 with Everton.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter names Bafana squad for crucial SWC qualifiers

2017-08-21 13:37

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has selected a 25-man squad for back-to-back 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Cape Verde Islands.

English Premiership

Sterling rescue act spares 10-man City

2017-08-21 23:37

Raheem Sterling came on to score an 82nd-minute equaliser as 10-man Manchester City rescued a draw against Everton.

English Premiership

Puncheon disappointed by Liverpool defeat

2017-08-21 21:27

Crystal Palace midfielder Jason Puncheon insists the team will take many positives from their 1-0 defeat to Liverpool on Saturday.

English Premiership

Alonso: Chelsea needed the Spurs win

2017-08-21 19:23

Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso was delighted to score a brace against Tottenham and secure a much-needed Premier League victory for his side.

Champions League

Liverpool out to complete Hoffenheim mission

2017-08-21 15:47

Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool will attempt to clinch their place in the lucrative Champions League group stage this week as they take a 2-1 lead into their play-off second-leg against Hoffenheim.


CT City to meet PSL over new sponsor

2017-08-21 14:20

Cape Town City will reportedly meet with the Premier Soccer League on Monday to discuss the dispute regarding the club's new sponsor, SportPesa.

English Premiership

Leicester condemn homophobic Brighton chants

2017-08-21 13:41

Leicester City have condemned the homophobic chanting that took place during Saturday's win against Brighton and Hove Albion.

English Premiership

Huddersfield boss: This is unbelievable!

2017-08-21 12:35

Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner is having a dream start to life in the Premier League following Sunday's win over Newcastle United.


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