Da Gama reveals Highlands Park's scrupulous planning

2020-04-05 17:13

Highlands Park head coach Owen Da Gama has explained how much detail the club have put into their lockdown planning and preparations.

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English Premiership

Kyle Walker faces Man City probe after flouting virus lockdown

2020-04-05 16:53

Kyle Walker is facing disciplinary action from Manchester City despite apologising after breaching coronavirus lockdown conditions.

 
Bafana Bafana

Barker: Zwane should be the Bafana Bafana linchpin

2020-04-05 16:03

Former Bafana Bafana head coach Clive Barker believes current national team boss Molefi Ntseki should build his team around midfielder Themba Zwane.

 
Absa Premiership

Sundowns star Mkhulise dreams of Europe

2020-04-05 14:46

Sundowns midfielder Sphelele Mkhulise is determined to make a name for himself in Africa to draw the attention of European clubs.

 
 
 
English Premiership

Liverpool staff salary cut draws stinging criticism from ex-players

2020-04-04 20:02

Liverpool became the latest club to put some of their non-playing staff on furlough during the coronavirus shutdown, drawing fierce criticism from former players.

 
International

Xavi makes massive donation to Barcelona hospital to fight coronavirus

2020-04-04 17:17

Former Barcelona and Spain star Xavi Hernandez and his wife have donated €1 million to the city's Hospital Clinic to help the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

 
English Premiership

Liverpool put some non-playing staff on furlough

2020-04-04 16:27

Liverpool have ecame the latest Premier League club to put some of their non-playing staff on furlough during the coronavirus shutdown.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Absa Premiership

Ntiya-Ntiya: Amakhosi remain in top shape

2020-04-03 13:05

Kaizer Chiefs defender Siphosakhe Ntiya-Ntiya says he and his teammates are working hard to maintain their fitness during the lockdown.

 
 
International

PART 3 | The best moments of the 2019/20 La Liga season

2020-04-01 15:43

As the world stands still and attempts to curb the deadly coronavirus, here are some of the best moments, so far, in the 2019/20 La Liga campaign:

 
 
 
International

Volunteers and virtual beer: German fans take fight to virus

2020-04-03 08:02

When their side played promotion rivals Arminia Bielefeld, Stuttgart fans did not realise that it would be the last game before the coronavirus lockdown.

 
International

China-based Donadoni fears for family in Italian coronavirus hotspot

2020-04-03 08:02

Roberto Donadoni should be in the thick of China's football season but his thoughts are consumed by the suffering that the coronavirus has brought to Italy.

 
International

Brescia boss ready to forfeit games if Serie A resumes

2020-04-03 06:41

Brescia president Massimo Cellino threatened to forfeit matches rather than let his struggling team take the field should the current Serie A season resume.

 
English Premiership

English Premier League footballers should 'take pay cut': UK govt

2020-04-02 22:11

The British government said English Premier League footballers should take a pay cut, amid outrage at clubs using a furlough scheme for non-playing staff.

 
International

Atletico Madrid players accept pay being slashed by 70%

2020-04-02 19:22

Atletico Madrid's players joined their Barcelona counterparts in agreeing to a pay cut to help them face the financial impact of football's suspension.

 
English Premiership

Premier League clubs threatened with extra tax on players' wages

2020-04-02 18:03

Premier League clubs that use government money for the salaries of non-playing staff, while continuing to pay players their full wage could be hit by a new tax.

 
 
 
Absa Premiership

Laffor itching to make Sundowns return

2020-04-02 13:33

Anthony Laffor says he will be raring to go once the Premier Soccer League season is able to resume.

 
English Premiership

Man United remain keen on Harry Kane

2020-04-02 12:39

Manchester United are expected to continue their pursuit of Tottenham striker Harry Kane despite the remote possibility of actually doing a deal.

 
International

PSG agree transfer fee for Napoli star Koulibaly

2020-04-05 16:41

Paris Saint-Germain seem to have beaten Manchester United to Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly after reportedly agreeing to a €75m transfer fee.

 
English Premiership

Maguire aspires to build legendary partnership with Lindelof

2020-04-05 15:25

Manchester United centre-back Harry Maguire wants to emulate the partnership of Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic alongside Victor Lindelof.

 
 
 
Absa Premiership

Mashaba: Ndulula lacked proper guidance off the pitch

2020-04-05 10:46

Former Bafana Bafana head coach Ephraim "Shakes" Mashaba believes former Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates striker Bongani Ndulula was mismanaged.

 
International

Kenny replaces McCarthy as Ireland coach

2020-04-04 19:13

Stephen Kenny will replace Mick McCarthy as Republic of Ireland manager with immediate effect the Football Association of Ireland has confirmed.

 
International

Belgian federation in UEFA talks over end to its season

2020-04-04 17:17

The Belgian Football Association says that it is working with UEFA toward a "constructive" solution regarding the premature end to the Belgian championship.

 
Absa Premiership

Katsande: It's a matter of maintaining your fitness

2020-04-04 16:03

Willard Katsande says he's hopeful that Kaizer Chiefs will fit in a few friendlies before the PSL resumes, while stressing the need to remain vigilant during difficult times.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Wanted man Mngqithi keen to remain at Sundowns

2020-04-04 15:24

Mamelodi Sundowns assistant coach Manqoba Mngqithi says he is keen to remain with the club amid interest from a number of PSL teams.

 
Absa Premiership

Wits set to lose loanee Ntshangase to Maritzburg full-time

2020-04-04 13:45

Maritzburg United are interested in turning Phumlani Ntshangase's loan deal into a permanent move, the player's agent has revealed.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Absa Premiership

WATCH | Steve Komphela pleas with SA men to 'protect and provide'

2020-04-03 13:35

Golden Arrows coach Steve Komphela has called on all men to look after their families during what is a difficult time for the country.

 
English Premiership

Potter: Pay cut was the right thing to do

2020-04-03 12:59

Brighton boss Graham Potter says it was a "normal" decision for him to take a pay cut and has backed his players to follow suit.

 
Absa Premiership

Jele: Everyone has a part to play in virus fight

2020-04-03 12:23

Orlando Pirates defender Happy Jele says it is vital that everyone comes together to help contain the spread of the coronavirus.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Brockie: We had to make a difficult decision

2020-04-03 10:27

Jeremy Brockie admits it was a tough decision to remain in South Africa while his family flew out to Australia during what has almost become a global lockdown.

 
English Premiership

'Petrified' Cresswell says football can wait

2020-04-03 09:03

West Ham defender Aaron Cresswell doesn't want the Premier League to be pressured into resuming as he admits he is deeply concerned about his new-born baby.

 
 
International

Suarez 'hurt' by criticism of Barca players' pay cut delay

2020-04-03 06:30

Luis Suarez complained that he has been "hurt" by criticism of him and fellow Barcelona team-mates for the time it took to agree to pay cuts.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Absa Premiership

As per lockdown laws, only 50 mourners at Doctor Khumalo's mother's funeral

2020-04-02 12:54

The funeral of Mable Khumalo, mother of former Bafana Bafana and Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Doctor Khumalo, will be held in the coming days.

 
Absa Premiership

Waiswa hails compatriot Onyango

2020-04-02 12:24

Moses Waiswa has thanked his friend Denis Onyango for helping him settle in South Africa and at SuperSport United.

 
English Premiership

Man City will not seek virus furlough offer

2020-04-05 16:28

Manchester City say they will not be furloughing employees at the taxpayer's expense after a number of Premier League clubs have opted to do so.

 
 
English Premiership

Rooney says handling of Premier League pay row 'a disgrace'

2020-04-05 13:38

Wayne Rooney has criticised the government and the Premier League for placing footballers in a "no-win situation" over proposed pay cuts.

 
English Premiership

Van de Beek leaves option open for Manchester United transfer

2020-04-05 12:20

Donny van de Beek appears to have left the door open for a move to Manchester United in the off-season after stating that he hasn't said yes to any club.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Musonda: Leopards have under-performed this season

2020-04-05 12:17

Black Leopards striker Mwape Musonda admits the squad have not met expectations so far this season and need to step up their game to avoid relegation.

 
English Premiership

Rose 'happy to take wage cut' as Premier League meets players

2020-04-04 16:52

Newcastle's Danny Rose is willing to contribute a portion of his wages to those fighting the coronavirus outbreak, but says players feel their "backs are against the wall".

 
 
 
 
 
English Premiership

Liverpool a step closer to title as UEFA lifts Saturday afternoon TV blackout

2020-04-04 10:04

UEFA has lifted a ban on the live screening of English Premier League games kicking off at 15:00 in England and Scotland for the rest of the season.

 
 
 
English Premiership

Palace wing: Government picking on easy targets

2020-04-03 17:38

Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend has defended Premier League players and hit out at health secretary Matt Hancock for deflecting blame onto footballers.

 
English Premiership

Calm Ancelotti wants fair play on season restart date

2020-04-03 15:59

Before the Premier League starts up it must ensure all clubs resume training on the same day, Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti says.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Champions League

Liverpool public health director says Atleti tie should have been postponed

2020-04-03 10:00

Liverpool council's director of public health Matthew Ashton reckons the Reds' match against Atletico may have influenced the rise in coronavirus cases.

 
 
English Premiership

Henderson hails Liverpool's 'never say die' attitude

2020-04-03 07:11

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson believes the 'never say die' attitude instilled by boss Jurgen Klopp is an essential part of the team's identity.

 
International

First MLS player tests positive for coronavirus

2020-04-03 06:36

An unidentified Philadelphia Union player has become the first Major League Soccer player to test positive for the Covid-19 coronavirus.

 
 
 
 
International

Belgian league agrees to declare season finished

2020-04-02 16:57

The Belgian football league has recommended that the current season be declared finished early due to the coronavirus with the table accepted as final.

 
Absa Premiership

Tlolane missing Maritzburg's Blue Army

2020-04-02 14:52

Maritzburg United midfielder Tebogo Tlolane says while he is diligently observing the 21-day lockdown, he can't but help miss playing in front of the club's supporters.

 
International

Hit list | What's next in line for possible coronavirus postponement

2020-04-02 13:59

The coronavirus pandemic has decimated the 2020 sporting calendar, with the Tokyo Olympics and football's European Championship the biggest events to be postponed.

 
English Premiership

Donations show 'togetherness' against virus, says Rashford

2020-04-02 12:49

The public response in donating to charity to help feed deprived children after an appeal by Marcus Rashford has impressed the Manchester United forward.

 
 

 
 
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