Conte targets 100 percent wins in Man City hunt

2017-11-17 22:16

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte believes his side must win every game they play if they are to stand any chance of reeling in Manchester City.


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Ronaldo 'confident' of winning Ballon D'Or

2017-11-17 21:33

Cristiano Ronaldo said that he was "confident as always" of winning the upcoming Ballon D'Or for best player in the world.

English Premiership

WRAP: English Premiership

2017-11-17 07:13

A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, kick-off times, results and match reports for all the weekend English Premiership matches.


Garcia hopes Evra's career won't end with kick

2017-11-17 19:40

Marseille coach Rudi Garcia hopes Patrice Evra will not finish his "fantastic career" on "this note", referring to the left-back's attack on a fan.

English Premiership

Guardiola mulls Kompany return for Man City

2017-11-17 18:52

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is considering calling on captain Vincent Kompany to solve his centre-back problems at Leicester City.


Saudi giants seek 'power shift' in Asian football final

2017-11-17 15:56

Saudi giants Al Hilal will attempt to end years of dominance by East Asian clubs when they take on Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds in the AFC CL final.

S'Busiso Mseleku

For a failure, Baxter sure has a lot to say

2017-11-17 14:47

S’Busiso Mseleku has been fascinated by Stuart Baxter’s utterances and feels the coach has not been entirely honest with the country.


Ex-Pirates defender training with Wits

2017-11-17 12:10

Former Orlando Pirates defender Edwin Gyimah has started training with Absa Premiership champions Bidvest Wits.

English Premiership

Hernandez: Latest exit rumours are false

2017-11-17 12:11

West Ham striker Javier Hernandez is adamant he has not asked to leave the club in the wake of David Moyes' appointment as manager.

English Premiership

Willian criticices Chelsea decision to loan Loftus-Cheek

2017-11-17 11:00

Chelsea winger Willian admits he doesn't understand why talented young midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek was sent out on loan to Crystal Palace.

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2017-11-17 10:58

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Bafana Bafana

Komphela says under-fire Baxter needs more time

2017-11-17 07:45

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela has defended Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter following the national team's failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

English Premiership

Wenger vows to fix power shift in Spurs showdown

2017-11-17 07:35

Arsene Wenger has warned Tottenham Hotspur that Arsenal will use the derby showdown to prove the balance of power in north London.

English Premiership

Aguero good to go after dizzy spell

2017-11-16 19:09

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has declared himself fit to face Leicester City after suffering a dizzy spell while on international duty.


Women's coach resigns due to racism accusations

2017-11-16 16:35

The goalkeeping coach of the England women's team resigned following claims from Eni Aluko that he addressed her in a fake Caribbean accent.

Champions League

Bosz admits Dortmund feeling pressure

2017-11-16 13:47

Borussia Dortmund head coach Peter Bosz admits his side are in a difficult state but issued a philosophical response to show confidence in his squad.

English Premiership

Zlatan, Pogba in shock contention to face Newcastle

2017-11-16 11:03

Manchester United are reportedly set to welcome Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba back into their matchday squad for Saturday’s Premier League clash with Newcastle.


Lippi sees improvement in goal-shy China

2017-11-16 11:02

Two games, two defeats and no goals scored in the past week, but coach Marcello Lippi says his China side "have made gains".


Cardoso: 'We need to win a trophy for Chiefs fans'

2017-11-16 08:49

Kaizer Chiefs defender Daniel Cardoso feels he is close to his best form and is optimistic of helping the team win Saturday's TKO semi-final against Wits.


SWC pots announced for Russia 2018

2017-11-16 10:09

The 2018 Soccer World Cup pots have been announced and have handed England and Spain potentially tough group draws.


Southgate: Loftus-Cheek will come back stronger

2017-11-16 09:04

Gareth Southgate has played down the injury to Ruben Loftus-Cheek that forced the player off early against Brazil on Tuesday.


China to bid for 2030 Soccer World Cup

2017-11-16 07:24

China will bid to host the 2030 Soccer World Cup, underlining the country's ambitions to become a leading football power.


Italy coach Ventura axed after World Cup disaster

2017-11-15 21:38

Gian Piero Ventura has been sacked as Italy coach after the four-time champions failed to reach the World Cup finals.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter's record is worse than Coetzee's!

2017-11-15 13:27

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has been absolutely lambasted in the media, while Bafana Bafana boss Stuart Baxter has flown under the radar.

Bafana Bafana

Leave Baxter in charge till 2022, says ex-Bafana coach

2017-11-15 17:15

Former Bafana Bafana head coach Gordon Igesund says Stuart Baxter should be entrusted with the job until 2022.


Wilmots parts ways with Ivory Coast

2017-11-15 15:20

Belgian coach Marc Wilmots parted ways with Ivory Coast after failing to help them qualify for next year's Soccer World Cup.

English Premiership

Magpies could beat Man United, says Shelvey

2017-11-15 14:30

Newcastle United midfielder Jonjo Shelvey is optimistic that the Magpies can get a result from their clash with Manchester United on Saturday.


We'll bounce back from Denmark drubbing - O'Neill

2017-11-15 12:37

Martin O'Neill has vowed that the Republic of Ireland will bounce back from the worst defeat of his four-year reign.

English Premiership

Cabaye: Zaha crucial for Palace

2017-11-15 12:36

Crystal Palace midfielder Yohan Cabaye admits the Eagles need a fit Wilfried Zaha as they missed his presence on the pitch when he was injured.


Drogba to retire in 2018

2017-11-15 11:17

Didier Drogba will retire from the sport following the conclusion of the next United Soccer League season in November 2018.


Young England stifle Neymar's Brazil

2017-11-15 08:47

Neymar and his Brazil colleagues were held to a frustrating goalless draw after a spirited display by a callow England team at Wembley Stadium.

Bafana Bafana

Sofa in Holland more comfortable than Bafana bench - Serero

2017-11-14 09:32

Thulani Serero has broken his silence on his decision to snub a Bafana Bafana call-up for the 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifiers against Senegal.


Maradona rues Italy's World Cup absence

2017-11-14 22:40

Diego Maradona lamented Italy's failure to qualify for next year's World Cup, regretting the absence of "one of the greats" of international football.

English Premiership

Ronaldinho wants to see Coutinho at Barcelona

2017-11-14 21:35

Former Barcelona forward Ronaldinho is hoping to see his countryman Philippe Coutinho complete his much-talked-about transfer to Camp Nou.


Cantona ponders sex, life and death in new book

2017-11-17 21:17

Football legend Eric Cantona was a brooding artist on the field. Now he is proving that he is also one off it as a book of his drawings is published.


WRAP: Telkom Knockout semi-finals

2017-11-17 08:01

A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, scores and match reports from the Telkom Knockout semi-finals.

English Premiership

Ibrahimovic, Pogba back for Man Utd - Mourinho

2017-11-17 19:09

Paul Pogba and long-term injury victim Zlatan Ibrahimovic will make their Manchester United returns against Newcastle United.


Khoza: PSL more competitive than ever

2017-11-17 18:00

PSL chairman Irvin Khoza has welcomed the increased professionalism and competitiveness in the Absa Premiership.


Phalane credits Jelusic for Celtic resurgence

2017-11-17 15:00

Bloemfontein Celtic midfielder Lantshene Phalane says their stunning form is down to the professionalism and unity instilled by new coach Veselin Jelusic.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter in heated exchange with journalists

2017-11-17 13:37

Bafana coach Stuart Baxter was involved in a heated exchange with journalists at OR Tambo International Airport after being questioned on his future.


Chiefs to hit Wits on the counter

2017-11-17 12:51

Bidvest Wits takes on Kaizer Chiefs in the Telkom Knockout semi-finals at the Bidvest Stadium on Saturday. Who wins ... and why.


Wits clash game of the season, says Zulu

2017-11-17 10:53

Kaizer Chiefs wing-back Philani Zulu has billed Saturday's Telkom Knockout semi-final against Bidvest Wits as the biggest game of the season so far.

English Premiership

Pochettino a huge admirer of Wenger

2017-11-17 10:15

There was a fair amount of mutual respect on show between Mauricio Pochettino and Arsene Wenger ahead of Saturday's north London derby.

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2017-11-17 10:37

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Hunt optimistic as Wits welcome Chiefs

2017-11-17 08:23

Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt says his side are in a positive mood ahead of Saturday's Telkom Knockout semi-final against Kaizer Chiefs.


What's lurking beyond the usual SWC suspects?

2017-11-16 21:04

Lionel Messi knows the teams he fears most at the 2018 World Cup: champions Germany, Brazil, France and Spain.


Tinkler targets away-goal advantage

2017-11-16 18:29

SuperSport United head coach Eric Tinkler is looking for a CAF Confederation Cup final first-leg advantage when they take on TP Mazembe.

English Premiership

Cazorla injury the worst I've seen - Wenger

2017-11-16 13:47

Arsene Wenger has described Santi Cazorla's ankle injury as the worst he has seen, but remains hopeful the Spanish midfielder will return to action.

English Premiership

Mourinho blames Southgate for Jones injury

2017-11-16 12:43

Jose Mourinho has slammed the England management for playing an injured Phil Jones in their goalless friendly draw with Germany last Friday.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter reflects on SWC qualifying campaign

2017-11-16 09:00

Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has reflected on the 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying campaign which ended with an away defeat to Senegal.


Germany clash my best game for France - Lacazette

2017-11-16 10:59

Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette believes his performance in the 2-2 international friendly draw against Germany is his best yet for France.

English Premiership

Allardyce rules himself out of Everton job

2017-11-16 10:37

Sam Allardyce has ruled himself out of the running for the Everton vacancy after the Premier League strugglers dragged their feet on their offer.

English Premiership

Wenger would consider international role

2017-11-16 09:04

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he may look towards managing an international team after his career at the Emirates Stadium comes to an end.


Bail tightened for FIFA official after slashing gesture

2017-11-16 08:49

A judge tightened bail conditions on a FIFA official accused of taking bribes after threatening star witness in court by making a slashing gesture.


Spain to introduce video technology next season

2017-11-15 21:34

Spain's La Liga will use the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system next season, the country's football federation has confirmed.

Bafana Bafana

Player ratings: Bafana slated

2017-11-15 07:48

Bafana Bafana finished bottom of Group D in their 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying campaign after a 2-1 defeat to Senegal. Sport24 rates the players.

English Premiership

Moses delighted with CAF nomination

2017-11-15 16:30

Nigeria and Chelsea wide player Victor Moses says it would be a dream come true to win the 2017 CAF African Footballer of the Year Award.

Bafana Bafana

Bafana v Senegal: 4 talking points

2017-11-15 10:19

Sport24's Baden Gillion highlights the major talking points from Bafana Bafana's disappointing 2018 SWC qualification defeat to Senegal in Dakar.

English Premiership

Rojo determined to win back United place

2017-11-15 14:31

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo is hoping to be ready for the Red Devils' Champions League clash with CSKA Moscow on December 5.


Khedira praises Germany after late France draw

2017-11-15 12:37

Sami Khedira said world champions Germany proved their never-say-die spirit as a last-gasp equaliser preserved their 21-match unbeaten run.


Aguero hospitalised after fainting against Nigeria

2017-11-15 11:42

Sergio Aguero was taken to hospital for medical checks after he reportedly fainted during Argentina's friendly loss to Nigeria in Krasnodar.


Future of US soccer at stake in election - Gans

2017-11-15 11:17

The United States' failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup may have left many in shock but for Steve Gans, it had been a long time coming.


WATCH: Sublime Eriksen propels Denmark to World Cup

2017-11-15 08:21

Christian Eriksen's magnificent hat-trick inspired Denmark to a 5-1 demolition of the Republic of Ireland in a World Cup play-off in Dublin.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter: No dead rubber games for Bafana

2017-11-14 08:21

Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has insisted that there are no dead rubber games in the national team set up.


Iwobi inspires Nigeria fightback to stun Argentina

2017-11-14 22:42

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi scored twice as Nigeria stunned Argentina while Sergio Aguero was reportedly taken to hospital after fainting.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter names Bafana starting XI for Senegal clash

2017-11-14 17:52

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has named his starting line-up for the final 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifier against Senegal in Dakar.

English Premiership

Klopp fighting fit after health checks

2017-11-17 20:40

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp feels "really good" despite having been admitted to hospital after feeling unwell earlier this week.


No Ramos-Ronaldo rift at Real, insists Zidane

2017-11-17 20:05

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane shrugged off reports of a dressing room rift between Sergio Ramos and Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of derby clash.

English Premiership

Loftus-Cheek can kick-start career at Palace - Hodgson

2017-11-17 19:00

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson believes midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek has a great opportunity to become a key member of the Eagles this season.

English Premiership

Pellegrino: Chance to impress at Anfield

2017-11-17 17:00

Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino is optimistic that his side can compete with Liverpool at Anfield.


AFCON qualifiers moved to October

2017-11-17 16:30

The Confederation of African Football have agreed to move next year's Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers to October.

English Premiership

Tipsters: Point for Spurs in big derby!

2017-11-17 14:36

Goals and thrills may be in short supply when Arsenal host arch-rivals Tottenham in a Premiership headliner on Saturday ...


Lineker to host 2018 SWC draw

2017-11-17 12:42

FIFA has confirmed that former England forward Gary Lineker will present the 2018 Soccer World Cup draw in Moscow on Friday, December 1.


Ranieri hoping to spring a surprise against PSG

2017-11-17 12:21

Claudio Ranieri hopes to spring another surprise when his Nantes side visit French leaders Paris Saint-Germain on Saturday.


SuperSport prepared for hostile reception, says Tefu

2017-11-17 10:13

Tefu Mashamaite believes SupeSport United's tough journey to the CAF Confederation Cup final prepared them for the first-leg away to TP Mazembe.


WATCH: The angriest press conference ever?

2017-11-17 09:42

Algerian soccer coach Rabah Madjer has delivered one of the angriest press conferences ever seen in sport.

English Premiership

Klopp's Liverpool afflicted as Southampton loom

2017-11-17 07:41

Liverpool have been besieged by fitness dramas as they prepare to face Southampton in the Premier League at Anfield.

English Premiership

Injury setback for Tottenham's Alderweireld

2017-11-16 19:01

Tottenham Hotspur central defender Toby Alderweireld could be on the sidelines until next year due to a hamstring injury.

English Premiership

Holtby unlikley to join Newcastle in January

2017-11-16 18:26

Hamburg midfielder Lewis Holtby will not join Premier League side Newcastle United in the January transfer window, according to his agent Marcus Noack.

Bafana Bafana

SAFA's '2022 Vision' blinded SA soccer to the realities of 2018

2017-11-16 14:21

All the "2022 Vision" gimmick achieved was to blind SA soccer's administration to the urgent issues pertaining qualifying for the 2018 World Cup, writes Sy Lerman.

English Premiership

Pellegrino: Saints need to keep going

2017-11-16 12:43

Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino has urged his players to maintain their performance level when they travel to Anfield to take on Liverpool.


Chiefs receive boost ahead of TKO semi-final

2017-11-16 10:57

As Kaizer Chiefs prepare for their much awaited Telkom Knockout semi-final clash against Wits on Saturday, there’s a glimmer of hope coming out of the medical room.


Senzo's heroics should inspire SuperSport

2017-11-16 07:38

SuperSport United CEO Stan Matthews says the late Senzo Meyiwa's heroics against TP Mazembe should serve as inspiration in the CAF Confederation Cup final.


Chinese FA dismiss 2030 World Cup bid talk

2017-11-16 10:37

The Chinese Football Association moved swiftly to dampen talk of a 2030 World Cup bid, after China coach Marcello Lippi said plans were being made.


Kiwis 'gutted' as Peru end World Cup dream

2017-11-16 09:54

Emotional Peru advanced to the 2018 Soccer World Cup for the first time since 1982 by defeating New Zealand.


Cahill sparks exit talk as 'Jedi Master' hailed

2017-11-16 08:49

Tim Cahill's call for more playing time surprised his club and raised the prospect of a move after Australia qualified for the 2018 Soccer World Cup.


All the qualifiers for 2018 Soccer World Cup

2017-11-15 08:47

The 32 nations have finally been confirmed for the 2018 Soccer World Cup in Russia, after Australia and Peru became the last two teams to qualify.


Ngele wants first-team football

2017-11-15 21:39

Mamelodi Sundowns playmaker Mogakolodi Ngele says he just wants to get back to playing first-team football after several frustrating months on the sidelines.

Bafana Bafana

Lack of goals is Bafana's problem, says Zungu

2017-11-15 09:54

Bongani Zungu believes that Bafana Bafana have a problem with scoring goals after suffering a defeat against Senegal.

English Premiership

Moyes: We must start from scratch

2017-11-15 15:45

David Moyes knows that in order to make a success of his time at West Ham United he will need to solve the club's defensive problems.


Former Chiefs defender plays down Ngezana expectations

2017-11-15 14:30

Former Kaizer Chiefs defender Siphiwe Mkhonza has urged fans and the media alike to dampen down their expectations of Siyabonga Ngezana.


Jedinak fires Socceroos into SWC 2018

2017-11-15 13:18

Captain Mile Jedinak scored two penalties and forced an own goal as Australia swept into next year's Soccer World Cup with a victory over Honduras.

English Premiership

Cech: Spurs need silverware first

2017-11-15 12:36

Arsenal keeper Petr Cech feels that Tottenham need to end their trophy drought before they can stake a claim to being the best team in north London.


Lukaku breaks Belgium goalscoring record at 24

2017-11-15 11:27

Romelu Lukaku became Belgium's all-time record goalscorer with the only goal of the game as his side beat Japan 1-0 in Brugge on Tuesday night.


Argentine football official commits suicide

2017-11-15 10:58

A former Argentine football official has committed suicide on the same day he was accused of bribe-taking in the FIFA corruption trial.

Bafana Bafana

Joy for Senegal, heartbreak for Bafana in Dakar

2017-11-14 23:38

Senegal have defeated Bafana Bafana in their final 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying match, securing their place in next year's showcase in the process.

Bafana Bafana

As it happened: Senegal 2-1 Bafana Bafana

2017-11-14 23:30

Recap all the action of the 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifier between Senegal and Bafana Bafana in Dakar.


Heartbroken Italians demand answers after World Cup 'apocalypse'

2017-11-14 22:39

After the initial shock and disbelief, Italians have demanded answers as to why their country will miss the World Cup finals for the first time in 60 years.


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