Thamsanqa's only goal qualifies Uzuthu for Last 8 Nedbank Cup

Thamsanqa Sangweni’s first-half WONDER strike saw AmaZulu beat Witbank Spurs 1-0 in their last-16 clash at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday night. The only goal came in the 29th minute when the Usuthu unleashed a powerful volley that gave ‘keeper Briace Msiza no chance of stopping. The win was a fourth in five games in […]

Free State Stars Socked Nedbank Cup Defending Champions Last Night

Free State Stars got the last 16 round of the Nedbank Cup off to a stunning start by knocking out defending champions Orlando Pirates on Saturday evening. Steve Komphela’s team were deserved 2-1 winners after extra time at Orlando Stadium thanks to goals from Edward Manqele and Paulus Masehe. It is the first domestic cup […]

Mkhonza and Van Wyk toast of Ekurhuleni

Banyana Banyana head coach Joseph Mkhonza and defender Janine van Wyk were on Friday night (23 March 2012) honoured at the annual Ekurhuleni Sports Awards. Mkhonza was chosen as the best Administrator of the Year while Van Wyk walked away with the Sports Woman of the Year award.The awards were handed over by Ekurhuleni Mayor […]

SA U17 loses to Ghana in second leg of WC qualifier

The South African Under 17 Women’s National Team (Bantwana) has lost by five goals to one (5-1) to Ghana in the second leg second round qualifier of the FIFA Under 17 World Cup. The match was played in Accra, Ghana on Friday, 23 March 2012. Ghana will now progress to the World Cup finals on […]

Minister Mbalula supports Banyana Banyana

Deputy Minister of Sport and Recreation, Honourable Mr Gert Oosthuizen; Minister of Sport and Recreation SA, Honourable Mr Fikile Mbalula; Chairperson of Women’s Football, Ms Nomsa Mahlangu, SAFA CEO Dr Robin Petersen and Director-General of Sport and Recreation, Mr Alec Moemi on the occasion of the Press Briefing to announce the Department of Sport and […]

Dlaminis Ready to Run Amok on Spurs

AmaZulu pairing of Ayanda and Goodman Dlamini might play an instrumental figure in the KZN side’s chances of advancing past Witbank Spurs on Saturday night at Moses Mabhida Stadium in their Nedbank Cup Last 16 match. KwaCeza born striker Ayanda Dlamini has told AmaZulufc.net that despite knowing little about their opponents they won’t stop their […]

Steve Kompela: We know Pirates very well

  It is now the last 16 teams that will go head to head to conclude who is to progress to the quarter finals of the competition. Orlando Pirates who progressed by beating a resilient fourth tier league club Ethekwini Coastal in the first round will be high spirited as they come from an away […]

Latest News Captain Fantastic is back!

The versatile defender, who has been out for the past couple of weeks due to a knee injury, resumed full training this week. Speaking to Orlandopiratesfc.com earlier today, Phinda Mzala as he is affectionately known, revealed that he feels better and ready to help the team progress to the last eight of the Nedbank Cup. […]

Palacios:We are rerady for the Clash

The Orlando Pirates team completed its last training session this afternoon ahead of their Nesbank Cup match against Free State Stars at Orlando Stadium tomorrow. In a session that lasted for about two hours, Augusto Palacios took his charges through tactical and technical exercises, which he aims to deploy on Saturday. Palacios told media yesterday […]