The Supersub Tokelo Rantie scored his second goal in the PSL

Orlando Pirates closed a highly successful year 2011 on a high note with a 2-0 win over Golden Arrows at the Orlando Stadium on Wednesday evening. Isaac Chansa and Tokelo Rantie scored the hosts’ goals. In this calendar year the Buccaneers have claimed all four major domestic honours on offer – Absa Premiership, Nedbank Cup, […]

Ajax win a 7 goal thriller

Ajax Cape Town beat Black Leopards 4-3 at the Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday evening. The Urban Warriors looked sharp in the opening minutes of the game and with just three minutes on the clock, Brent Carelse volleyed the ball into the back of the Leopards net. As the game progressed Leopards settled down and […]

Celtic win away at SuperSport

  Bloemfontein Celtic found their first win away from home against SuperSport United since May 1997 when they resigned the Matsatsantsa to their third consecutive defeat in the Absa Premiership. The match took place at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atterdigeville on Wednesday night and finished 1-0 in favour of Celtic thanks to a solo […]

Moroka Swallows Takes on Dobsonvill Stadium Stadium tonight

Moroka Swallows face Platinum Stars away at Maruleng Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff is at 3.15. Gordon Igesund’s on-form men have been in fine fettle since he took over the reins as head coach at Swallows. The Birds have lost only one of their last 10 league games, and go into their weekend encounter with […]

Santos hold Cosmos in 4-goal thriller

A dramatic last four minutes produced three goals as Santos held Jomo Cosmos to a 2-2 draw in an explosive Absa Premier League game decided at Sinaba Stadium Tuesday night. Eleazer Rodgers shot the People’s Team into a shock lead shortly after the restart, but Tshidiso Tukane restored parity a few minutes before full time […]

Mabena out, Ndulula in for Arrows clash tonight

Ndumiso Mabena will not play any part in tonight’s match against Lamontville Golden Arrows. Although he has been training lightly this week, the workaholic forward was doubtful ahead of this match due to an ankle discomfort, and has since been ruled out after failing a late fitness test on Tuesday afternoon. In the absence of […]

Zim brings fond memories for coach Mkhonza

A return to Zimbabwe and especially the country’s traditional home of soccer Rufaro Stadium brings emotional and fond memories for Banyana Banyana head coach Joseph Mkhonza. “It was at this same stadium and in the same competition where my first official assignment as Banyana coach started. And it has been a rollercoaster of a journey […]

Banyana Banyana to end 2011 on a high

Banyana Banyana will be out to end 2011 on a winning note, when they take on Zimbabwe in a Unity Cup Friendly International fixture at the Rufaro Stadium, in Harare on Thursday (15h00 kickoff). South Africa’s head coach Joseph Mkhonza will have fond memories of last year’s Unity Friendly match in the Zimbabwe capital. It […]

Nyandeni looking for double celebration

Banyana Banyana’s Russia-based roving midfielder, Nompumelelo Nyandeni, is expecting a life-fulfilling week. Before flying to join her teammates who are preparing to play Zimbabwe on Thursday (22 December 2011) in the annual Unity Cup, the unassuming Mpumalanga-born player was offered a one-year extension by her Russian side, Rossiyonka after another sterling season. As if that […]