Wits dump Pirates out of MTN8

2016-08-27 22:30

Wits have knocked Orlando Pirates out of this year's MTN8 following a 2-1 win in Johannesburg on Saturday.


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Pirates terminate Ntshumayelo's contract

2016-08-27 11:30

Orlando Pirates have terminated the contract of Thandani Ntshumayelo after the player's four-year conviction for testing positive for a class A drug.

English Premiership

WRAP: English Premiership

2016-08-27 21:10

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

English Premiership

Vardy, Leicester clinch first win

2016-08-27 18:35

Jamie Vardy scored his first goal of the season as Leicester energised their Premier League title defence on Saturday.

English Premiership

Dann snatches Palace first point of season

2016-08-27 18:17

Scott Dann's last-gasp equaliser grabbed Crystal Palace a 1-1 home draw with Bournemouth at Selhurst Park on Saturday.

English Premiership

Liverpool pricked by Rose thorn at Spurs

2016-08-27 15:42

Left-back Danny Rose's 72nd-minute equaliser earned Tottenham Hotspur a 1-1 draw with Liverpool on Saturday.


Turkish outfit Genclerbirligi sign Rantie

2016-08-27 10:51

Turkish Super Lig club Genclerbirligi have confirmed the permanent signing of South Africa international striker Tokelo Rantie for an undisclosed fee.

English Premiership

Pienaar feels like 'a dad' at Sunderland

2016-08-27 10:50

Sunderland's Steven Pienaar has admitted he is still adjusting to his role of helping guide the first-team squad's younger players.


Chiefs exit MTN 8 after CT loss

2016-08-26 22:12

Kaizer Chiefs have been knocked out of the MTN 8 after going down to Cape Town City.


Penalty! Read now ...

2016-08-26 10:15

The internet is a tangled 'web' and stories can pass you by in seconds. Here are 10 soccer articles you may have missed on Thursday, August 26.

Champions League

Man Utd set for Van Persie reunion in Europa League

2016-08-26 14:01

Manchester United will come up against their former striker Robin van Persie after being placed in the same group as Fenerbahce.

English Premiership

Ranieri confirms N'Zonzi rumours

2016-08-26 20:54

Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri refused to go into detail about reports linking the club with Steven N'Zonzi.

Champions League

Bilic angry after Europa exit

2016-08-26 14:02

Slaven Bilic was left massively disappointed following West Ham's Europa League play-off round exit at the hands of Astra Giurgiu.

English Premiership

Rashford strikes late as United win again

2016-08-27 21:11

Marcus Rashford extended Manchester United's 100 percent start to the Premier League season with a dramatic winner at Hull City on Saturday.

English Premiership

Hazard shines for flawless Chelsea

2016-08-27 18:46

Antonio Conte has won his first four games as Chelsea manager after a comfortable 3-0 victory over Burnley on Saturday.

English Premiership

Red Devils: No leak to Hull!

2016-08-26 11:31

Hull City’s cheeky little early charge will come to a grinding halt against Manchester United on Saturday, say all of our tipsters.


Khune: No clue why Chiefs can't score

2016-08-27 16:32

Kaizer Chiefs skipper Itumeleng Khune says he has no answer as to why Amakhosi can't convert their chances into goals.

English Premiership

As it happened: Spurs v Liverpool

2016-08-27 15:30

Recap all the action from the English Premiership clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool.


Ntshumayelo banned for 4 years - report

2016-08-27 10:51

Orlando Pirates midfielder Thandani Ntshumayelo has reportedly been banned from playing football for four years after testing positive for cocaine.

English Premiership

Bravo's debut on hold as City host Hammers

2016-08-27 07:26

Claudio Bravo must wait to make his Manchester City debut as he prepares to watch his new club's home Premier League game with West Ham.

English Premiership

Conte concerned over Chelsea's transfers

2016-08-26 17:12

Antonio Conte admits Chelsea's chances of winning the Premier League will be damaged if they fail to make any more signings.


Komphela: Chiefs can cope without Mathoho

2016-08-26 17:57

Steve Komphela is confident the squad has enough depth to make up for the the absence of injured Eric Mathoho in central defence.

English Premiership

Puel rules out Fonte transfer to United

2016-08-26 20:54

Man United will have to look elsewhere for cover in defence after Southampton manager Claude Puel ruled out a move for Jose Fonte.


Baxter predicts Downs trophy sweep

2016-08-26 14:04

Stuart Baxter believes every indication from the transfer window suggests that Mamelodi Sundowns will make a clean sweep of silverware.



2016-08-27 15:15

A comprehensive wrap of all the fixtures and results in the first round of MTN8 matches this year.

English Premiership

Everton snatch victory over Stoke

2016-08-27 18:49

Veteran goalkeeper Shay Given's unfortunate own goal proved the difference as Everton beat Stoke City 1-0 on Saturday.

English Premiership

Sunderland drought continues after draw

2016-08-27 18:25

Jay Rodriguez's equaliser for Southampton denied Sunderland their first victory in the opening month of the past six Premier League seasons.


Walters wants to face Muhsin in MTN8 semi-final

2016-08-27 16:21

Cape Town City FC goalkeeper Shu-aib Walters wants to face his former coach Muhsin Ertugal in the semi-final of the MTN8 Cup.


Pellegrini lands a job - in China

2016-08-27 13:06

Chinese Super League club Hebei China Fortune have appointed former Manchester City coach Manuel Pellegrini as their new manager.


Khune confident of Chiefs improvement

2016-08-27 10:51

Kaizer Chiefs captain Itumeleng Khune has pleaded for patience following a disappointing defeat to Cape Town City FC on Friday night.


Dempsey sidelined over irregular heartbeat

2016-08-27 07:12

USA striker Clint Dempsey will miss his country's crucial upcoming World Cup qualifiers after being diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat.


FIFA seeks ban for Qatar official

2016-08-26 16:20

FIFA's ethics commission on Friday called for a two-and-a-half-year ban against a top Qatar and Asian football official.


Shabba still Chiefs captain after Khune change

2016-08-26 16:12

Kaizer Chiefs have explained why Siphiwe Tshabalala remains a captain despite Itumeleng Khune recently being appointed to lead the side.

English Premiership

Pochettino: Lloris close to fitness

2016-08-26 20:54

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino says Hugo Lloris will be available for selection after the international break.

English Premiership

Balotelli hoping for Nice deal

2016-08-26 13:30

Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has reportedly travelled to France to secure a move to Ligue 1 side Nice.


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