Tussle for ball possession: FC Platinum against Orlando Pirates at Barbourfields Stadium, Bulawayo,  Zimbabwe

Mixed prospects for SADC in premier CAF tourney

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – AFTER experiencing mixed fortunes in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League, teams from the Southern African Development (SADC) bloc will be eager to extend their leads atop their respective groups or close the gap…

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SuperSport United leading goal scorer, Evans Rusike, file photo

Tshwane derby headlines Absa Premiership return

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – A Tshwane derby featuring defending champions, Mamelodi Sundowns, and Supersport United is the highlight of the resumption of the South African Premiership this weekend. The two sides clash at the Lucas Moripe…

On the left is Visa Regional President for Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa Andrew Torre with CAF President Ahmad Ahmad at the signing ceremony for Visa as a sponsor of the Total AFCON tournament

Visa, CAF seal sponsorship deal

from RUSSELL ADADEVOH in Accra, Ghana ACCRA – PREPARATIONS for the Total Africa Cup of Nations  (AFCON) tournament in 2019 and 2021 have received a major boost after Visa, the global leader in payments, announced a partnership with the Confederation of…

Wedson Nyirenda, Baroka FC Head Coach

It’s Baroka versus Pirates: TKO final

by TINTSWALO BALOYI POLOKWANE – IT’S official – Baroka FC will be battling out with premiership season campaigners Orlando Pirates in the Telkom Knock-Out final at Port Elizabeth next week. This follows Baroka’s narrow 1-0 victory over…

Soweto derby promises thriller

Soweto derby a top-of-the-table affair

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – THE Soweto derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates on Saturday is the major highlight of the resumption of the Absa Premiership following international break and this past weekend’s Telkom Knockout. A capacity crowd of…