Bafana legend considered suicide

2017-05-24 14:12

Bafana Bafana legend Delron Buckley has revealed he was close to committing suicide after struggling to deal with the pressure of playing in Europe.


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Mata: We are taking final very seriously

2017-05-24 14:56

Manchester United attacking midfielder Juan Mata has made it clear that the team will do their utmost to claim the Europa League title.

English Premiership

Koeman prepared for busy Everton transfer window

2017-05-24 14:18

Everton manager Ronald Koeman has revealed that he will be a busy man during the transfer window as he aims to add quality to his squad.


Amsterdam on 'high alert' for Ajax vs Man Utd

2017-05-24 12:51

Police in Amsterdam are on high alert after the Manchester attack with large crowds set to watch the Europa League final between Ajax and Man United.

Bafana Bafana

Italy too strong for Amajita

2017-05-24 12:01

Amajita's progress to the knockout round of the Under-20 Soccer World Cup suffered a setback after losing against Italy.


Moosa on where 'Downs went wrong

2017-05-24 10:18

Former Mamelodi Sundowns star Zane Moosa believes the club lost the Premiership title as a result of too many draws and inconsistent home form.


Koscielny to miss FA Cup final after failed appeal

2017-05-24 08:24

Arsenal are facing a defensive crisis for the FA Cup final after Laurent Koscielny's appeal for wrongful dismissal was rejected by the Football Association.

English Premiership

Toure makes donation to Manchester attack victims

2017-05-24 07:28

Manchester City's Yaya Toure and his agent Dimitri Seluk have said they will donate £100 000 to help victims of Monday's suicide bomb attack in Manchester.

English Premiership

Allardyce quits as Crystal Palace manager

2017-05-24 06:30

Sam Allardyce has stepped down as Crystal Palace manager after just five months at the helm of the Premier League club for family reasons.

English Premiership

Koscielny's FA Cup final ban upheld

2017-05-23 20:52

Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny will miss this weekend's FA Cup final against Chelsea after his appeal against a three-match ban was dismissed by the FA.


Dikwena suffer CAF setback in Swaziland

2017-05-23 19:49

A fired-up Mbabane Swallows handed Platinum Stars defeat in a CAF Confederation Cup Group B game at a packed Somhlolo National Stadium.


Ex-Barcelona president arrested in money laundering probe

2017-05-23 18:27

Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell has been arrested in a money laundering investigation related to image rights in the Brazilian national football team.

English Premiership

Barkley a good fit for Mourinho's United, says Osman

2017-05-24 14:56

Former Everton player Leon Osman believes Toffees midfielder Ross Barkley would be a good signing for Manchester United next season.

English Premiership

Chelsea cancel victory parade after Manchester attack

2017-05-24 14:51

Champions Chelsea cancelled Sunday's EPL victory parade saying it was "inappropriate" after the Manchester suicide bombing.

English Premiership

Ranieri rates Martial as his best-ever signing

2017-05-24 14:13

Former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri believes his best piece of business in the transfer market was signing Anthony Martial for Monaco.

English Premiership

Burnley release Barton one month after ban

2017-05-24 12:57

Premier League club Burnley have released controversial midfielder Joey Barton, one month after being banned for 18 months for betting.

English Premiership

FA seek info on bets placed on Terry substitution

2017-05-24 11:03

The FA has asked betting companies to provide information on wagers placed on John Terry's stage-managed substitution in his final match for Chelsea.


Jali won't return to the PSL ... for now, says agent

2017-05-24 08:50

The agent of former Orlando Pirates midfielder Andile Jali has confirmed that the 27-year-old will not return to the PSL.

English Premiership

Cherries to sign Defoe on three-year deal

2017-05-24 08:24

Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is set to land a proven goalscorer as Jermain Defoe nears a return to the south coast from relegated Sunderland.


Grief-torn Man Utd summon nerve for Europa final test

2017-05-24 07:28

Manchester United will attempt to put aside their grief in a Europa League final against Ajax scarred by the deadly terror attack in their city.


Europa League final has lost 'glow' - Ajax coach

2017-05-23 22:13

The Europa League final between Manchester United and Ajax will not be the same following the deadly terror attack in Manchester.


SuperSport win eight-goal thriller in Libreville

2017-05-23 19:47

SuperSport United made fairly light work of their trip to Gabon with a CAF Confederation Cup Group D win over Mounana.


Real Madrid snap up 'next Neymar'

2017-05-24 05:30

Real Madrid have agreed a deal reportedly worth up to €40 million to sign teenage Brazilian prodigy Vinicius Junior from Flamengo once he turns 18.

English Premiership

Gunners looking to end Sanchez exit speculation

2017-05-24 14:56

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has sought to end speculation regarding striker Alexis Sanchez' future at the club by pointing out he still has 12 months left on his contract.


Supreme Court confirms Messi fraud sentence

2017-05-24 14:42

Spain's Supreme Court has confirmed a 21-month jail sentence and $2.2-million fine imposed on Lionel Messi for tax fraud.

English Premiership

I suffer with you - United icon Cantona to Manchester

2017-05-24 12:57

Manchester United legend Eric Cantona issued an emotional video tribute to the 22 people killed in Monday's suicide bombing.


Mayambela brings leadership to Ajax, says skipper

2017-05-24 12:47

Ajax CT captain Travis Graham has praised the influence and leadership brought to the team by attacking midfielder Mark Mayambela.


Wits and Sundowns trust their coaches, says Mangena

2017-05-24 10:56

Kaizer Chiefs legend Mike Mangena believes that the recent success of both Mamelodi Sundowns and Bidvest Wits are due to the club’s head coaches.

English Premiership

Azpilicueta set to snub Barcelona

2017-05-24 09:56

Cesar Azpilicueta feels flattered by links to Barcelona, but insists he has no intention of leaving newly-crowned Premier League champions Chelsea.


Sundowns desperate for win against AS Vita Club

2017-05-24 07:28

Mamelodi Sundowns will no doubt face a stiff test when they face Congo's AS Vita Club in Wednesday's CAF Champions League Group C clash.


United chief Woodward says team 'numb' after Manchester attack

2017-05-23 22:39

A "numb" Manchester United will honour the victims of the Manchester bomb attack with a minute's silence and black armbands at the Europa League final.


Manchester attack scars Europa League final

2017-05-23 20:53

Manchester United's preparations for Wednesday's Europa League final were plunged into sadness after the attack on Manchester Arena.

Bafana Bafana

Amajita wary of Italy danger

2017-05-23 18:38

Amajita head coach Thabo Senong believes that playing against Italy will be a big challenge but attaining three points is a must.


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