Ben Motshwari made his official debut for Orlando Pirates in the MTN8 cup this past weekend and despite being dumped out of the competition by SuperSport United, the 27-year old has won himself some plaudits. The versatile player was part of a much-changed lineup, playing all 120 minutes of an enthralling encounter which saw Pirates lose 4-3 in the dreaded penalty shootouts. Unlike in the previous […]
Kaizer Chiefs will be searching for their first three points this season when they travel to Limpopo Province to face Baroka FC on Tuesday evening, 14 August. This Absa Premiership fixture is scheduled to take place at Polokwane’s New Peter Mokaba Stadium. Kick-off is at 19:30. After one draw and a loss in Chiefs’ two […]
The draw for the MTN8 semi-final fixtures was held immediately after Sunday afternoon’s match , Maritzburg United lost 1-0 to Cape Town City. The #MTN8 semi-finals draw: @SuperSportFC vs @KaizerChiefs @CapeTownCityFC vs @Masandawana First Leg: 25/26 August 2nd Leg: 01/02 September #WafaWafa Dates & venues to be announced in due course.
Cape Town City booked their place in the semifinals of the 2018 MTN8 with a 1-0 win over Maritzburg United at the Harry Gwala Stadium in Pietermaritzburg on Sunday. Keanu Cupido scored the only goal of the game on the stroke of half-time, in what was a hotly contested affair on a sunny winter’s afternoon.
Molangoane sustained a horrific injury during Amakhosi’s MTN8 quarter-final win over Free State Stars on Saturday night. “Joseph Molangoane will undergo surgery to repair his lower right leg,” reports Dr Aadil Bodhania of Kaizer Chiefs’ Medical Department. “Early prognosis indicates a fracture of the distal tibia and fibula to the lower right leg,” confirms Dr […]
SuperSport United kept their hopes of defending the 2018 MTN8 Cup alive by defeating Orlando Pirates 4-3 on penalties after a 2-2 draw at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday night. As a result, Matsatsantsa advanced to the semifinals of the lucrative competition, while the Buccaneers are eliminated from the tournament. SuperSport went on to win […]
Kaizer Chiefs easily beat Free State Stars 3-0 in an MTN8 quarter-final game at FNB Stadium on Saturday evening. The goals were scored by Dumsani Zuma, Leonardo Castro and Khama Billiat. It was a classy performance from the Glamour Boys, who fully deserved to reach the semi-finals. There were some fresh faces in the starting […]
Mamelodi Sundowns stormed into the semifinals of the 2018 MTN8 with a 2-0 win over Golden Arrows at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville on Saturday afternoon. Goals from Sibusiso Vilakazi and Wayne Arendse saw the Brazilians overpower Abafana Bes’thende and become the first name into the hat for the final four. Sundowns dominated possession […]
Football’s world governing body, Fifa, has banned Zambia’s former African Footballer of the Year, Kalusha Bwalya, for two years. Its decision follows an investigation into his links to banned Qatari official Mohammed Bin Hammam. It found that Bwalya had accepted a gift violating Fifa’s code of ethics. In a statement Bwalya said that he is […]
Themba Zwane wore a devilish smile at the mention of his now famous move that saw him skin Sbusiso Mbonani in Mamelodi Sundowns’ 2-0 win over Polokwane City on Tuesday. Mshishi weaved his magic and an onrushing Mbonani was made to pay with Zwane slipping the ball between his legs. The Rise and Shine defender […]