OPINION | Billiat magic can do wonders for title chasing Chiefs

2020-02-03 15:20

An in-form Khama Billiat will work in the favour of Kaizer Chiefs as the Soweto giants chase down this season's Absa Premiership title, writes Tashreeq Vardien.

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Liverpool's Achilles heel ... the December-January fixtures?

2019-12-03 14:30

The December-January period has often been Liverpool's weakest point of the season, but this campaign could be different, writes Tashreeq Vardien.

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Frank's formula starting to tick at Chelsea?

2019-10-30 13:15

Often neglected at Chelsea through the years, current manager Frank Lampard has dug deep into the club's academy - and it looks to be working, writes Tashreeq Vardien.

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Bafana's effort stood out more than their upset win

2019-07-08 08:29

Bafana Bafana's sensational victory against Egypt surprised millions but the performance is all that matters, writes Sport24's Tashreeq Vardien.

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Pitso in a league of his own

2019-05-13 10:25

Tashreeq Vardien is impressed by the manner in which Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane went about his business in the 2018/19 season.

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Tall ask, but can Bafana pull it off?

2017-09-05 07:30

South Africa face a bumpy road in qualifying for the 2018 SWC after their defeat against Cape Verde, Tashreeq Vardien writes.

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Bafana watch | Beware the Ayew brothers

2019-11-14 08:59

The Ayew brothers - Andre and Jordan - are Ghana's players to watch when they host Bafana Bafana in their AFCON 2021 qualifier, writes Tashreeq Vardien.

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Middendorp's perfect week sees Chiefs open 10-point PSL lead

2019-11-12 08:01

Kaizer Chiefs ended off the perfect week with two wins in seven days over rivals Orlando Pirates, Tashreeq Vardien writes.

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COMMENT: Ernst’s Chiefs trotting on

2019-10-28 15:17

Ernst Middendorp has guided Kaizer Chiefs to their best start in the Absa Premiership since Stuart Baxter’s title-winning side in 2014/15, writes Tashreeq Vardien.

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OPINION: Why so little noise about Sergio Aguero?

2019-04-30 08:17

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero does not get the same amount of credit as the rest of the Premier League greats, Tashreeq Vardien argues.

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Dear PSL: Why does Cape Town Stadium get no love?

2017-06-23 12:26

Why has Cape Town Stadium never played host to an official PSL competition final before, Sport24's Tashreeq Vardien asks.

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AFCON qualifier: Set the tempo Bafana!

2019-11-13 10:40

Qualification for the 2021 AFCON begins this week and Bafana Bafana have an excellent chance of getting a positive result against Ghana in their opening clash, Tashreeq Vardien reckons.

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Premier League title race: Are Leicester and Chelsea in it?

2019-11-12 12:01

Despite Liverpool and Manchester City's dominance, Leicester City and Chelsea do have a fighter's chance of Premier League glory, Tashreeq Vardien reckons.

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Silverware continues to elude Pochettino at Tottenham

2019-09-25 12:08

An impending sixth season without any silverware for Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham could spell the loss of more star players, writes Tashreeq Vardien.

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Solskjaer requires divine focus from United players next season

2019-05-16 13:27

Manchester United boasts a talented squad but many are not capable of helping get the club back to where it used to be, Tashreeq Vardien writes.

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A Red Devil spends the evening with Klopp

2017-11-10 08:18

Sport24's Tashreeq Vardien, a Man United fan, sat among the Liverpool faithful as Jurgen Klopp made a rare appearance in Cape Town.


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