TELKOM KNOCKOUT PLAYER AWARDS NOMINEES

On December 10, Orlando Pirates celebrated their championship title when they clinched the Telkom Knockout cup, adding yet another remarkable chapter to the club’s storied history in soccer.   To qualify for the final, they had to dispose of Black Leopards in round 1, Moroka Swallows in the quarter finals and in the semi-finals, they […]

Orlando Pirates went down against Celtic

Bloemfontein Celtic defeated Orlando Pirates in a league game for the first time in almost five years on Sunday as Clifford Mulenga’s early goal handed them a 1-0 win over the reigning Absa Premiership champions at Free State Stadium. Phunya Sele Sele last beat the Buccaneers in the league in January 2007 and a winless […]

Klate, Josephs and Jali back in the fray for Celtic clash

Daine Klate, Moeneeb Josephs and Andile Jali are back in the fray for the team’s Absa Premiership clash against Bloemfontein Celtic at the Free State Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The trio were doubtful after failing to partake in the squad’s training sessions on Wednesday and Thursday due to sickness. Winger Klate and goalkeeper Josephs had […]

Celtic to welcome Orlando Pirates at Seisa Ramabudu stadium today

Bloemfontein Celtic will play host to Absa Premiership defending champions Orlando Pirates this weekend. Surprisingly, the match has been scheduled for Free State Stadium, instead of Siwelele’s famous Seisa Ramabodu Stadium. After back-to-back goalless draws away to Moroka Swallows and home to Bidvest Wits in November, Celtic’s first match of December ended in 2-0 defeat […]

Jomo Cosmos lost their 8th league game

  Foreign players stole the show as Jomo Cosmos lost their 8th game of the Premier League campaign in a 3-1 defeat by Maritzburg United in Pietermaritzburg last Saturday. Goals by Senegalese duo of Mor Diouf and El-Hadji Abdou Samb and their counterparts from Nigeria, Felix Obada and Prince Olomu decided a four-goal thriller inside […]

Orlando Pirates scoop more medals

Following their triumphant march in the Telkom Knockout 2011/2012, Orlando Pirates’ players dominated the TKO awards held in Johannesburg on Tuesday. Pirates claimed the trophy on Saturday defeating BidVest Wits 3-1 at the Moses Mabhida Stadium. Pirates goalminder, Moeneeb Josephs was voted by the judges as the Goalkeeper of the Tournament. Josephs walks away with […]

BIRDS HAPPY WITH DRAW

Moroka Swallows came away from the searing heat of the North West Province with a 0 – 0 draw against Platinum Stars at home at Moruleng Stadium on Saturday afternoon. With a single match to play before the recess, Swallows find themselves at third place on the Premiership table with 25 points after 14 games. […]

ASFA crowned champs of the 2011 SAFA U17 Championship

The South African Schools Football Association (SASFA) has won the 2011 SAFA Under 17 Championship after defeating the Western Cape by three goals to two (3-2) in a penalty shootout following a goalless draw in regulation time. The match was played at the Gelvandale Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Friday, 16 December 2011. The clash […]

Bafana Bafana/India friendly match postponed

The proposed friendly soccer match between the Senior National Team Bafana Bafana and India which was scheduled to take place at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on January 7, 2012 has been postponed to a date yet to be agreed upon by the two countries. The postponement is at the request of the Indians as […]