United legends thrash Bayern in 1999 charity rematch

2019-05-26 22:17

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tormented Bayern Munich once again as the Manchester United manager scored in his club's 1999 treble winners' reunion.


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English Premiership

Race for Premier League riches causing chaos to Championship finances

2019-05-26 14:27

Aston Villa and Derby County face off for the biggest bounty in world football with the riches of the EPL guaranteeing around £200 million to the Champioship winner.


Valencia stun deflated Barcelona to win Copa del Rey

2019-05-26 08:29

Barcelona wanted a trophy to ease their Champions League heartache, but instead fell to another shock defeat as Valencia pulled off a thrilling victory to win the Copa del Rey.


'Other leagues would suit me better' - Real target Jovic

2019-05-25 19:37

Eintracht Frankfurt striker and Real Madrid transfer target Luka Jovic has said that he would like to play in a different league.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter issues warning to Bafana Bafana players

2019-05-25 14:11

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has warned his 30-man provisional squad for the AFCON that no one is guaranteed to start in his first-11.


Paris Saint-Germain coach Tuchel extends deal to 2021

2019-05-25 14:12

Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel has extended his deal with the French Ligue 1 champions through to June 2021, the club announced on Saturday.


Neymar to arrive early in Brazil for Copa America

2019-05-24 22:08

Star striker Neymar will join Brazil's Copa America squad for training Saturday, three days ahead of schedule, an official said Friday.

English Premiership

Liverpool slap £15m tag on out-of-favour Clyne

2019-05-24 15:29

Liverpool full-back Nathaniel Clyne could be on the move again in the off-season, with Napoli reported being considering a swoop.

Absa Premiership

Micho: Bucs were 'Samsung Galaxy 8 and now Galaxy 10'

2019-05-24 14:33

Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic believes it takes continual improvement to dethrone Mamelodi Sundowns as PSL champions.

Bafana Bafana

How Bafana skipper learnt of captaincy: 'Twitter was buzzing'

2019-05-24 12:30

Bafana Bafana captain Thulani Hlatshwayo has recalled the moment he learned he would become permanent captain under Stuart Baxter.

Absa Premiership

Benni earmarked as Middendorp replacement

2019-05-24 11:28

Cape Town City boss John Comitis says he will be powerless to stop Benni McCarthy leaving the club should Kaizer Chiefs make an approach.

English Premiership

United announce pre-season trip to Norway

2019-05-24 10:25

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will take the Red Devils to Norway in pre-season for a clash with his hometown team, Kristiansund, on July 30.


Infantino 'gives himself bloody nose' over Qatar World Cup

2019-05-23 20:36

FIFA President Gianni Infantino wanted to expand the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams and the decision to shelve that plan is a slap in his face.


Former youth football coach convicted on 45 counts of sexual abuse

2019-05-23 19:30

A former youth football coach at Premier League side Southampton, Bob Higgins, has been found guilty of 45 counts of indecent assault on young boys.


Football scandal girl film wins top Cannes prize

2019-05-23 18:27

A film starring the former under-age escort at the heart of a scandal that shook the French football team won one of the top prizes at the Cannes film festival

Absa Premiership

Tinkler comments on dressing-room shenanigans

2019-05-23 14:19

Maritzburg United coach Eric Tinkler has commented on his side's disrupted preparations for Wednesday's promotion-relegation play-off clash with Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila.

English Premiership

Man City closing on Juventus defender Cancelo

2019-05-23 12:01

Manchester City has stepped up their interest in Juventus full-back Joao Cancelo after agreeing a deal with the Old Lady, according to reports.

English Premiership

Brugge could hand Mignolet an escape route

2019-05-23 08:18

Club Brugge manager Ivan Leko has hinted at making a move for Liverpool's second-choice goalkeeper Simon Mignolet in the off-season.


Maradona returns to Argentina for shoulder treatment

2019-05-22 22:57

Argentine football great Diego Maradona is to have treatment in Buenos Aires on an injured shoulder that forced him to miss a trip to the Cannes Film Festival.


Troubled Costa hit by ankle ligament injury, reveal Atletico

2019-05-22 20:51

Atletico Madrid say that Diego Costa has suffered ankle ligament damage after he was stretchered off during their friendly with Beitar Jerusalem.


Injured Kroos, Ter Stegen sit out Germany qualifiers

2019-05-22 19:05

Injured La Liga pair Toni Kroos and Marc-Andre ter Stegen are the biggest names missing from the 22-man Germany squad named for upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers.

Absa Premiership

Hendrick Ekstein on Highlands Park radar - report

2019-05-22 15:00

Highlands Park has reportedly made inquiries with the representative of former Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Hendrick Ekstein towards possibly securing his signature.


Hazard joins Dortmund on 5-year deal

2019-05-22 13:17

Borussia Dortmund confirmed they have signed Thorgan Hazard, the younger brother of Chelsea star Eden, on a five-year deal.

Absa Premiership

Sundowns set to ring the changes ahead of 2019/20

2019-05-22 12:03

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane is set to offload a number of first team players while eyeing some new signings ahead of the 2019/20 campaign.

English Premiership

United to include Bailly in Alderweireld offer - report

2019-05-22 11:27

Manchester United are interested in signing Tottenham Hotspurs defender Toby Alderweireld in the off-season and would be willing to include Eric Bailly in their offer.

Bafana Bafana

Pieterse named as cover for Bafana for AFCON tournament

2019-05-22 09:24

Mamelodi Sundowns' Reyaad Pieterse has been named as back-up to Bruce Bvuma, Darren Keet and Ronwen Williams for Bafana Bafana at AFCON 2019.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter: 'Players in form are not always international players'

2019-05-22 08:03

Stuart Baxter has explained his decision to overlook certain players when selecting his Bafana Bafana squad for the AFCON 2019 tournament.


Allegri era ends with a whimper as Juve fall at Sampdoria

2019-05-26 22:47

Massimiliano Allegri ended his Juventus career in disappointing fashion after the champions were undone by two late strikes at Sampdoria.

Absa Premiership

WRAP: PSL/NFD promotion-relegation playoff

2019-05-25 17:31

A comprehensive wrap of all the kick-off times, results and match reports for the PSL/NFD promotion-relegation playoff matches.


Lewandowski brace seals domestic double for Bayern

2019-05-25 22:18

Robert Lewandowski scored a brace as Bayern Munich wrapped up a domestic double with a win over RB Leipzig in the German Cup final


Neymar arrives at Brazil camp ahead of Copa America

2019-05-25 20:22

Neymar arrived at Brazil's national team headquarters near Rio de Janeiro as the country begins its preparations for next month's Copa America.


Neville 'bored' despite win for England's women

2019-05-25 17:30

England women's manager Phil Neville demanded more despite seeing his side step up their World Cup preparations with a comfortable win over Denmark.

Absa Premiership

Tovey: Pirates are far ahead of Chiefs

2019-05-25 11:00

Kaizer Chiefs legend Mark Tovey believes the club need a revamp after falling behind both Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns in South African football.

English Premiership

Arsenal, Chelsea return unsold Europa League final tickets

2019-05-24 19:12

Arsenal and Chelsea have returned over half of their combined allocation of 12 000 tickets for next week's Europa League final.

Absa Premiership

Khumalo: Chiefs defeat to Galaxy 'very hurtful'

2019-05-24 18:45

Kaizer Chiefs legend Doctor Khumalo said he was absolutely gutted to see Amakhosi lose the Nedbank Cup final to TS Galaxy.

Champions League

Liverpool's Alisson ready for biggest test of his life

2019-05-24 15:04

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker rates next week's Champions League final against Tottenham as the biggest game of his life.


'I have sympathy for Kovac' - Bayern legend Hitzfeld

2019-05-24 14:55

Legendary former Bayern Munich boss Ottmar Hitzfeld says that he does not understand the criticism levelled at current coach Niko Kovac.

English Premiership

City owner wants to invest in Malaysian club

2019-05-24 10:41

The owners of Premier League champions Manchester City are eyeing a stake in a Malaysian team to add to their growing portfolio of clubs


UEFA dismiss Montenegro's appeal against racism rap

2019-05-23 18:53

Montenegro will have to play one match behind closed doors after UEFA rejected their appeal against punishement for racist abuse towards England players.

Bafana Bafana

Netball SA president: Do NOT compare us to Bafana Bafana

2019-05-23 13:26

With a calendar filled with major sporting events, Netball South Africa president Cecilia Molokwane took a sly dig at Bafana Bafana.

English Premiership

Strootman services offered to Manchester United

2019-05-23 11:33

Manchester United are expected to revive their interest in Netherlands international Kevin Strootman after Marseille made the midfielder available for loan.

Absa Premiership

Maritzburg in pole position after two playoff wins

2019-05-23 07:38

Maritzburg United took a big step towards securing their Absa Premiership safety after recording a hard-fought victory over Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila.

English Premiership

Arsenal have 'ammunition' for transfer spree

2019-05-22 19:53

Arsenal have enough "ammunition" to sign their top transfer targets regardless of whether they qualify for the Champions League, according to head of football Raul Sanllehi.


Man City and PSG 'playthings of a state': Liga chief

2019-05-22 19:09

Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain should be excluded from European club competition and are nothing more than "playthings of a state".

English Premiership

Van Persie tells United to give 'fair chance' to Solskjaer

2019-05-22 14:26

Robin van Persie has urged Manchester United to keep faith with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after the under-fire manager's turbulent end to his first season in charge.

English Premiership

Chelsea ordered pay Conte £9m in compensation

2019-05-22 13:37

Chelsea have been ordered to pay out a fee of £9m to former Blues Antonio Conte following his acrimonious departure at the end of the 2017/18 campaign.


EU court cancels €18.4m Real Madrid state aid refund

2019-05-22 13:02

A top EU court cancelled a European Commission decision from 2016 that forced Spain to recover €18.4 million from Real Madrid.

Absa Premiership

Pitso's advice to Mwape Musonda

2019-05-22 12:00

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has advised Black Leopards forward Mwape Musonda that the grass is not always greener at a more high profile club.

Absa Premiership

Pitso confirms Ngobeni to leave Sundowns

2019-05-22 10:47

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane confirmed that out of favour Thela Ngobeni will depart Chloorkop when his contract expires at the end of June.

Absa Premiership

Pule determined to win trophies for Pirates in 2019/20

2019-05-22 10:32

Orlando Pirates forward Vincent Pule says the club are determined to bring home silverware next season after ending 2018/19 without a trophy in the cabinet.


France call up Lenglet for Bolivia friendly, Euro qualifiers

2019-05-22 07:25

Didier Deschamps called up an uncapped trio of players including Clement Lenglet for a 24-man squad for the world champions' friendly against Bolivia.


Dutch referee scores 'bizarre' goal, awards it!

2019-05-26 17:10

Players for Dutch fourth-tier outfit reacted with fury and disbelief after a strange deflection saw a referee scoring against them in a game - and then awarding the goal.

Bafana Bafana

Thulani Hlatshwayo chats to Sport24

2019-05-24 07:59

In an exclusive interview, Bafana Bafana captain Thulani Hlatshwayo talks about South Africa’s expectations at AFCON 2019, how he learned of leading the side

English Premiership

Sarri's Chelsea future in spotlight as Europa final looms

2019-05-26 13:46

Maurizio Sarri faces an uncertain future as Chelsea manager even if the much-maligned Italian leads his side to victory in the Europa League final against Arsenal.

English Premiership

Qatari group in talks to buy Leeds United

2019-05-26 08:23

The Qatari group that owns French champions Paris Saint-Germain is bidding to buy a controlling stake in English Championship club Leeds United.

Absa Premiership

Chiefs issue public statement after 'unacceptable' season

2019-05-25 10:41

Kaizer Chiefs have issued a official statement promising radical changes to ensure that next season the club can once again compete for trophies on all fronts.

Champions League

Messi backs Valverde but admits Barca are still hurting

2019-05-24 21:59

Lionel Messi wants Ernesto Valverde to continue as Barcelona coach but admits the team have not recovered from their Champions League loss to Liverpool.


Ghana name Ayew new AFCON captain

2019-05-24 17:47

Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah has named Andre Ayew as the new captain while former captain Asamoah Gyan had been made 'general captain' for the AFCON squad.

Champions League

Madrid reject Pochettino's claim Spurs asked to sleep at club's training ground

2019-05-24 16:27

Real Madrid have reacted angrily to Mauricio Pochettino suggesting they turned down a request from Tottenham to stay at their training ground

Bafana Bafana

Baxter names Bafana squad for AFCON 2019

2019-05-21 12:52

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has announced his provisional 30-man squad for the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Absa Premiership

Pitso: Maybe Sundowns will be bored

2019-05-24 13:15

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says the club welcomes the extended off-season break though returning to training could be a challenge.

English Premiership

Liverpool extends record-breaking partnership with Carlsberg

2019-05-24 11:50

English Premiership side Liverpool have announced the extension of their 27-year partnership with Danish beer brand Carlsberg.

English Premiership

Inter-bound Conte keen on United striker Lukaku

2019-05-24 09:03

Antonio Conte has been tipped to make a move for Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku if he is appointed as Inter Milan's new manager.


Never a 'chance in hell' of 48-team 2022 World Cup: analysts

2019-05-23 15:34

There was never a "chance in hell" the 2022 World Cup in Qatar would be expanded to 48 teams because of regional rivalries, according to analysts.

Absa Premiership

Pule: 'We lost the league when we drew against CT City'

2019-05-23 12:33

Orlando Pirates winger Vincent Pule admits his team-mates will have to work hard next season if they wish to end the clubs five-year trophy drought.

Bafana Bafana

Baxter: I had a long conversation with Benni McCarthy

2019-05-23 10:04

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter reveals that he had a discussion with Benni McCarthy before selecting striker Kermit Erasmus.


FIFA shelves plans for 48-team 2022 SWC in blow to Bafana

2019-05-23 07:00

The 2022 Soccer World Cup in Qatar will be played with 32 teams after a proposed expansion of the tournament to 48 sides was scrapped.


Barca rule ter Stegen out of Copa Del Rey final

2019-05-22 21:33

Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen has been ruled out of the Copa del Rey final against Valencia after he failed to recover in time from a knee injury.


Dortmund snatch Brandt in multiple transfer swoop

2019-05-22 18:57

Borussia Dortmund pulled off a transfer coup on Wednesday, snatching gifted international midfielder Julian Brandt from the grasp of Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich.

English Premiership

Three players Solskjaer wants at United

2019-05-22 14:59

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is reportedly tracking three players as he looks to overhaul his squad in the off-season.


Gyan backtracks on retirement ahead of AFCON

2019-05-22 14:05

Ghana national team captain Asamoah Gyan has reversed his decision to retire from international football, just weeks before the Africa Cup of Nations.

English Premiership

Hughton 'hugely disappointed' by Brighton sacking

2019-05-22 13:24

Chris Hughton admits he was "hugely disappointed and surprised" to be sacked by Brighton despite keeping the club in the Premier League.

English Premiership

Inter midfielder Joao Mario offered to Newcastle

2019-05-22 12:25

Inter Milan have reportedly offered out-of-favour midfielder Joao Mario to Newcastle United, after Everton turned down the chance to sign him.

Absa Premiership

Makola set for Orlando Pirates stay

2019-05-22 11:00

Orlando Pirates are reportedly set to retain the services of veteran attacking midfielder Mpho Makola despite the fact he was out of favour in 2018/19.

Bafana Bafana

Stuart Baxter: 'I'm always keen on Khune'

2019-05-22 09:52

Stuart Baxter believes that it is unfortunate Itumeleng Khune has an injury because he would have been considered for the AFCON squad.


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