Castro 'felt at home' when making Chiefs debut

2018-01-24 13:32

New Kaizer Chiefs arrival Leonardo Castro says he was inspired to score by the reception he received from the Amakhosi faithful.

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Absa Premiership

Ngoma determined to create own Downs legacy

2018-01-24 11:56

New signing Aubrey Ngoma wants to create his 'own legacy and history' at Mamelodi Sundowns and says he is no replacement for Keagan Dolly.

 
English Premiership

Juventus could miss out on signing Can

2018-01-24 09:52

Juventus general manager Giuseppe Marotta admits the club may well miss out on prying long-time transfer target Emre Can away from Liverpool.

 
English Premiership

Heynckes: Arsenal should be wary of Aubameyang

2018-01-24 07:30

Bayern Munich manager Jupp Heynckes has warned Arsenal that they may have their hands full with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

 
Absa Premiership

Eymael refutes Phungwayo exit talk

2018-01-24 07:30

Free State Stars head coach Luc Eymael says there is no truth to the rumour that Patrick Phungwayo is to be released.

 
English Premiership

Wenger rules out Arsenal spree despite revenue rise

2018-01-23 21:50

Arsene Wenger insisted there was no chance he would jeopardise Arsenal's financial stability with lavish spending on new players.

 
International

French league ends goal-line technology contract

2018-01-23 20:18

The French league have ended their contract with German company GoalControl after a series of problems with its goal-line technology.

 
International

2026 SWC bid 'can ride out Trump controversy'

2018-01-23 19:13

World Cup 2026 bid leaders expressed their confidence that the joint campaign will be strong enough to withstand any fallout from President Donald Trump.

 
English Premiership

Lennon completes Burnley switch

2018-01-23 18:41

Burnley have announced the signing of Everton winger Aaron Lennon for an undisclosed fee.

 
English Premiership

Chicharito wants out of West Ham

2018-01-23 16:31

West Ham striker Javier Hernandez has asked his agent to find him a new club that really needs his services.

 
English Premiership

Mkhitaryan hopes to create history with Arsenal

2018-01-23 14:11

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has described his move to Arsenal as a dream come true, following his switch from Manchester United.

 
English Premiership

Will Sanchez be on the best or worst list of 7s at United?

2018-01-23 11:52

Alexis Sanchez said Monday he was "thrilled to be joining the biggest club in the world" as he moved to Manchester United.

 
English Premiership

United retain top spot in Deloitte 'Money League'

2018-01-23 10:29

Manchester United narrowly pipped Real Madrid to remain the top revenue-generating club in the world, according to Deloitte's "Money League" report.

 
English Premiership

Sanchez move brings the smile back to Chilean football

2018-01-23 09:09

Chileans welcomed the end of the Alexis Sanchez transfer saga after he announced he had become a Manchester United player.

 
English Premiership

Battling Swansea shock Liverpool

2018-01-23 07:06

Liverpool's progress towards securing a Champions League spot was halted by relegation threatened Swansea City.

 
International

Ballsy Dani Alves dismisses red card criticism

2018-01-22 20:34

Paris Saint-Germain full-back Dani Alves insisted he has the broad shoulders and "well-placed" balls to live with criticism over his dismissal.

 
English Premiership

Tipsters: City to trounce Toon!

2018-01-19 12:14

Manchester City will restore normal service after their Anfield loss last Sunday by seeing off Newcastle comfortably, say most of our gurus.

 
Absa Premiership

Ex-Chiefs defender set to sign for Ajax

2018-01-22 16:08

Ajax Cape Town coach Muhsin Ertugral has all but confirmed that veteran right-back Siboniso Gaxa will sign for the club in the near future.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Komphela excited by Castro, Paez 'chemistry'

2018-01-22 13:57

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela was pleased with Leonardo Castro's goal on debut and expects him to forge a deadly combination with Gustavo Paez.

 
Absa Premiership

Billiat might still leave - Mosimane

2018-01-22 11:29

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane admitted he'll have little say over whether Zimbabwean international Khama Billiat stays at the club.

 
 
English Premiership

Guardiola: We don't need a new striker

2018-01-22 08:48

Pep Guardiola said that Sergio Aguero's hat-trick on Saturday against Newcastle showed why Manchester City didn't need to buy a striker.

 
Absa Premiership

WRAP: Absa Premiership

2018-01-21 19:12

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

 
International

Depay scores dramatic winner for Lyon over PSG

2018-01-22 07:40

Memphis Depay struck a dramatic late winner as Lyon beat 10-man Paris Saint-Germain to move within eight points of the Ligue 1 leaders.

 
Absa Premiership

Chippa held by Golden Arrows

2018-01-21 19:10

Chippa United and Golden Arrows both lacked a cutting edge as the played out a draw at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

 
English Premiership

Allardyce: Everton deserve the boos

2018-01-21 17:46

Everton manager Sam Allardyce was less than pleased with what he saw in the 1-1 draw with West Brom in front of the Goodison Park fans.

 
 
English Premiership

Watford sack manager Marco Silva

2018-01-21 13:25

Watford announced they had sacked manager Marco Silva, blaming an "unwarranted approach" by Premier League rivals Everton for a downturn in results.

 
English Premiership

Resilient City delight Guardiola as Aguero restores order

2018-01-21 10:12

Pep Guardiola hailed his side's mental strength as Sergio Aguero's expert hat-trick helped Manchester City beat Newcastle United.

 
Absa Premiership

Is it game over for Downs’ CBD?

2018-01-21 06:06

With rumours doing the rounds that two star players are leaving, Sundowns is preparing for the worst-case scenario, writes Timothy Molobi.

 
International

We must rid sport of deceit and dishonesty

2018-01-21 06:05

I live by my stated maxim that “if you sell your honesty, you sell your soul and if you sell your soul, you have nothing left”, writes Errol Sweeney.

 
English Premiership

Aguero hat-trick reboots City's title charge

2018-01-20 22:36

It was back to thrilling business as usual for Manchester City as Sergio Aguero's hat-trick helped the Premier League leaders to victory over Newcastle.

 
International

Barcelona deny reports of Griezmann agreement

2018-01-20 23:55

Barcelona have "strongly" denied claims made by Spanish daily Sport that they've agreed to sign Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid at the end of the season.

 
English Premiership

Henry: I didn't tell Alexis to leave Arsenal

2018-01-24 11:19

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry insists that he never advised Alexis Sanchez to quit the club for a move to Manchester United.

 
Absa Premiership

PSL DC charges 7 clubs

2018-01-24 09:51

Three Absa Premiership clubs along with four National First Division clubs have been charged by the PSL Disciplinary Committee.

 
English Premiership

Brazilian Kenedy loaned to Magpies

2018-01-24 07:59

Premier League champions Chelsea have sent Kenedy out on loan to Newcastle for the second-half of the season to give the youngster more game time.

 
International

New Lionesses coach Neville in 'sexist' tweet row

2018-01-24 07:27

No sooner had Phil Neville been appointed the new head coach of the England women's team than he found himself facing flak for "sexist" Tweets.

 
English Premiership

Dyche signs new Burnley deal

2018-01-23 20:28

Burnley manager Sean Dyche has signed a new contract that will keep him at Turf Moor for a further four-and-a-half years.

 
Absa Premiership

As it happened: SuperSport v Polokwane

2018-01-23 21:35

A recap of the action as SuperSport United take on Polokwane City in an Absa Premiership encounter in Atteridgeville.

 
Absa Premiership

Mosimane says he's fearful of Amakhosi

2018-01-23 17:09

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has started the mind-games ahead of Saturday's clash with Kaizer Chiefs, claiming to be 'scared'.

 
International

World Cup boost for VAR after 'positive' tests

2018-01-23 16:49

Video assistant referees (VAR) could still be used at the World Cup in Russia later this year.

 
English Premiership

Wenger: Aubameyang transfer not close

2018-01-23 14:30

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits the Gunners are working on bringing Borussia Dortmund's prize asset Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to the club.

 
English Premiership

WATCH: Sanchez to United 'match made in heaven' - Hargreaves

2018-01-23 13:08

Former Manchester United midfielder Owen Hargreaves believes that Alexis Sanchez’s move to Old Trafford is a match made in heaven.

 
International

Lucas 'gutted' by PSG snub

2018-01-23 12:06

Brazilian midfielder Lucas Moura has said he is "gutted" at being frozen out at Paris Saint-Germain, in an interview published by L'Equipe.

 
English Premiership

5 facts on Alexis Sanchez

2018-01-23 07:21

Alexis Sanchez's long-running transfer saga finally ended on Monday when he left Arsenal for Manchester United.

 
English Premiership

Klopp says Liverpool dragged into a fight

2018-01-23 08:29

Jurgen Klopp blamed his players for becoming embroiled in a fight at Swansea City as they lost their unbeaten 18-match run.

 
English Premiership

Can Mkhitaryan turn around Arsenal's fortunes?

2018-01-22 22:19

Henrikh Mkhitaryan will have his work cut out to reverse Arsenal's flagging fortunes, after joining the Gunners from Manchester United.

 
Soccer

As it happened: Swansea v Liverpool

2018-01-22 23:55

A recap of the scoring from the English Premiership encounter between Swansea and Liverpool at the Liberty Stadium.

 
Absa Premiership

Pirates will end the season strongly, says Mobara

2018-01-22 20:52

Orlando Pirates defender Abbubaker Mobara feels that the Buccaneers have it in them to mount a late challenge for the league title.

 
English Premiership

Williams: Everton not safe from the drop

2018-01-22 16:08

Everton defender Ashley Williams believes his club are still at risk of relegation after Saturday’s 1-1 draw with West Bromwich Albion

 
Absa Premiership

Chippa commend Downs for Hachi deal

2018-01-22 15:01

Chippa United boss Siviwe Mpengesi has expressed gratitude to Mamelodi Sundowns for allowing defender Fares Hachi to join the Chilli Boys on loan.

 
Absa Premiership

Benni is still a baby, says Ertugral

2018-01-22 08:36

Ajax Cape Town head coach Muhsin Ertugral explained his war of words with Cape Town City mentor Benni McCarthy during the Ikapa Derby.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Chiefs showing championship mentality - Katsande

2018-01-22 10:22

Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Willard Katsande believes Amakhosi's recent come-from-behind wins show they've got the character to challenge for the title.

 
English Premiership

Chelsea don't need a target man, says Hazard

2018-01-22 08:34

Chelsea attacker Eden Hazard insists the team don't need to purchase another player, despite reports of a January acquisition.

 
International

Bloodied Ronaldo checks injury with smartphone

2018-01-22 07:14

Real Madrid moved back into the top four of La Liga by thumping Deportivo La Coruna with Cristiano Ronaldo ending a miserable run with a late double.

 
English Premiership

Kane strikes but Spurs drop points

2018-01-21 21:03

Harry Kane struck his 99th Premier League goal to earn Tottenham a draw after Davinson Sanchez's own goal had given Southampton an early lead.

 
Absa Premiership

Castro the hero for Chiefs on debut

2018-01-21 18:31

Ten-men Kaizer Chiefs came from behind to beat Baroka with new signing Leonardo Castro scoring a late winner after coming off the bench.

 
 
 
 
Absa Premiership

Absa Premiership off to an explosive start

2018-01-21 06:05

Baroka FC usually bring a tough game to Kaizer Chiefs and have had the better of them since their days in the second division, but can they keep up the pressure?

 
Absa Premiership

A man on a mission

2018-01-21 06:06

When Leonardo Castro decided to venture into Africa three years ago, he did not know what he was getting himself into.

 
South-Africa

Nonkonyana calls on Safa to undergo audit

2018-01-21 06:05

Expelled Safa vice-president Chief Mwelo Nonkonyana has questioned Safa's huge profit margins and suggested the financial report should be audited.

 
Absa Premiership

Pitso: Absa Premiership the best in Africa

2018-01-20 23:50

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane believes the Absa Premiership is the best league on the African continent.

 
Absa Premiership

AmaZulu down wasteful SuperSport

2018-01-20 23:53

AmaZulu returned to winning ways in the Absa Premiership at the at King Zwelithini Stadium with victory over SuperSport United.

 
English Premiership

Palace sign Poland international Jaroslaw Jach

2018-01-24 12:11

Crystal Palace have completed the signing of defender Jaroslaw Jach on a three-and-a-half-year contract from Polish top-flight side Zaglebie Lubin.

 
English Premiership

Sanchez not a mercenary, says Wenger

2018-01-24 09:01

Arsene Wenger defended Alexis Sanchez for his decision to quit the club and join Manchester United by saying he wasn't a mercenary.

 
International

Man City into first Cup final of Guardiola era

2018-01-24 07:36

Pep Guardiola saw his Man City side pushed hard before defeating second-tier Bristol City in an entertaining League Cup semi-final.

 
English Premiership

Street footballer Sanchez to provide spark at Man United

2018-01-23 21:50

Alexis Sanchez has joined Manchester United from Arsenal and should offer something different to Jose Mourinho's strikeforce

 
 
International

Bale form boosting Real confidence, says Zidane

2018-01-23 20:19

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane singled out fit again Gareth Bale for praise as he prepares his side for a Copa Del Rey quarter-final.

 
Absa Premiership

Tinkler questions Matsatsantsa's commitment

2018-01-23 18:43

SuperSport United coach Eric Tinkler has hit out at his players for the lack of 'hunger and desire' they have been showing.

 
International

Juventus deny Balotelli move

2018-01-23 16:48

Juventus general manager Giuseppe Marotta has dismissed reports that the Serie A champions are interested in signing Mario Balotelli.

 
Absa Premiership

Comitis talks up Pienaar move to CT City

2018-01-23 13:06

Cape Town City owner John Comitis has admitted it's possible former Bafana Bafana captain Steven Pienaar will be signed by the club.

 
Absa Premiership

Kateregga becomes a Citizen

2018-01-23 13:10

Cape Town City have confirmed the signing of Ugandan international winger Allan Kateregga from Kenyan side AFC Leopards.

 
Absa Premiership

Komphela: Chiefs v Downs is 'showtime'

2018-01-23 10:29

Kaizer Chiefs head coach Steve Komphela believes Saturday's mouth-watering clash against Mamelodi Sundowns is crucial in the title race.

 
English Premiership

CONFIRMED: United complete Sanchez signing

2018-01-23 07:30

Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Alexis Sanchez with Henrikh Mkhitaryan joining Arsenal.

 
English Premiership

De Bruyne signs Manchester City extension

2018-01-23 07:56

Belgian playmaker Kevin De Bruyne has signed a contract extension with Manchester City keeping him at the club until 2023.

 
International

Ronaldo has stitches for face cut in La Liga

2018-01-22 20:53

Cristiano Ronaldo has received a few stitches to his face after being cut by a defender's boot in the Spanish league.

 
English Premiership

WRAP: English Premiership

2018-01-23 07:15

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

 
English Premiership

Pardew encourgaed by West Brom performances

2018-01-22 18:15

West Brom manager Alan Pardew believes his players have been showing positive signs in their performances recently and was pleased with the draw at Everton.

 
Absa Premiership

Benni responds to Ertugral's 'baby' comment

2018-01-22 13:36

Benni McCarthy responded on Twitter to the comments of Ajax mentor Muhsin Ertugral describing the Cape Town City coach as a "baby".

 
English Premiership

Smalling hails Man Utd defensive strength

2018-01-22 13:57

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling has hailed Jose Mourinho for building a strong defence at the club.

 
English Premiership

5 things we learned in the Premier League

2018-01-22 12:14

Manchester City resumed normal service in the Premier League, putting their defeat against Liverpool behind them with a 3-1 victory against Newcastle...

 
English Premiership

Pellegrino not losing sleep over Saints sack threat

2018-01-22 11:10

Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino insists he doesn't lose any sleep over his job security despite dropping into the relegation zone.

 
English Premiership

Everton's McCarthy suffers horror double leg fracture

2018-01-22 09:30

James McCarthy's season ended with a double leg fracture against West Brom that left Salomon Rondon who was involved in the incident in tears.

 
Absa Premiership

Pirates threw everything at Polokwane, says Micho

2018-01-22 07:55

Milutin Sredojevic said that Orlando Pirates threw everything at Polokwane City before ultimately settling for a 1-1 draw.

 
English Premiership

Gracia named new Watford coach after Silva sacking

2018-01-22 07:23

Premier League club Watford appointed former Malaga coach Javi Gracia as their new manager, just hours after sacking Portuguese Marco Silva.

 
International

Real defy crisis talk with Deportivo hammering

2018-01-21 20:24

Real Madrid moved back into the top four of La Liga by thumping lowly La Coruna, with Cristiano Ronaldo ending a miserable run of league form.

 
English Premiership

Mourinho hails Martial form

2018-01-21 18:13

Jose Mourinho has hailed Anthony Martial as competition in attacking areas looks set to hot up with the expected arrival of Alexis Sanchez.

 
English Premiership

Sanchez, Mkhitaryan set for medicals ahead of swap deal

2018-01-21 16:11

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez and Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan are set to undergo medicals as their swap deal neared completion, reports said.

 
English Premiership

Wenger hopes end of Sanchez saga will lift Arsenal

2018-01-21 14:04

Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal are ready to go on a sustained winning streak after finally blocking out the distractions of a turbulent transfer window.

 
English Premiership

Mourinho adamant end in sight to Sanchez soap opera

2018-01-21 12:48

Jose Mourinho is confident his protracted pursuit of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez is nearing a conclusion at long last.

 
Absa Premiership

Punish clubs for misconduct of ball boys

2018-01-21 06:05

Former award-winning referee Ace Ncobo has warned the PSL that something nasty is coming if nothing is done about the behaviour displayed by ball boys.

 
 
South-Africa

Ellis’s chance to claim job as Banyana coach

2018-01-21 06:05

It could go either way for Desiree Ellis, who is more than keen to be Banyana Banyana’s full-time coach.

 
Absa Premiership

Late goal helps Pirates rescue point v Polokwane

2018-01-20 23:49

Lyle Foster’s late goal helped Orlando Pirates secure a point with draw against Polokwane City at the Orlando Stadium.

 
 

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