Derby ends all square

The Cape Derby lived up to all pre-match expectations as local fans were treated to a feast of entertainment and football, yet despite a 1-1 all draw the fans enjoyed every minute of the action. The game was all action from the kick off with both teams playing a good brand of football. Spurred on […]

Da Gama praise his Technical Team

Platinum Stars coach Owen da Gama has given credit to his technical team and players for their Absa Premiership win at Bloemfontein Celtic on Sunday. Dikwena inflicted just a second home defeat in 28 League games on Phunya Sele Sele, having also been the first side to beat them at home last season when they […]

Damon and Theron pass fitness test

South African match officials, Jerome Damon and Charl Theron have passed their fitness tests and could be back on duty soon. The tests were conducted by the SAFA Referees Technical Committee in Cape Town on Sunday, 26 February 2012. The duo completed the required 12 laps in line with the international standards which SAFA have […]

Bafana Bafana arrive in Durban

The South African Senior Men’s National Team (Bafana Bafana) has arrived in Durban for their international friendly match against Senegal. The clash will take place on Wednesday, 29 February at the Moses Mabhida Stadium. Kickoff is at 20h35. The squad was welcomed by the Mayor of Durban, James Nxumalo at the King Shaka International Airport […]

Bamuza Sono SPeaks out

Jomo Cosmos midfielder Eric Bamuza Sono says a serious lack of concentration and ‘schoolboy errors’ cost Ezenkosi the maximum points in last weekend’s 2-all draw at home to Free State Stars. Cosmos led 2-0 at some stage but eventually bungled the chance to smile home with three points, a situation Bamuza describes as unfortunate. “We […]

Living the Ajax dream

Thulani Serero is living the Ajax dream following in the footsteps of Steven Pienaar who is currently training with the Urban Warriors. Serero, from Soweto was brought to Ikamva at the age of 13 years old and he progressed through the Ajax Cape Town Youth Academy and was drafted into the Ajax professional team at […]

It was a bitter pill to swallow for Team of Choice

It was a bitter pill to swallow after the Team of Choice had battled valiantly, only to see a moment of brilliance from Benni McCarthy crush their day. And it was made worse when Prince Olomu had a last minute goal ruled off-sides, in what appeared a very debatable and marginal decision. Here’s what the […]

Banyana Banyana spirit high despite injury

Banyana Banyana spirit high despite injury-enforced withdrawal of Nyandeni Banyana Banyana’s depth in midfield will come in handy following the injury-enforced withdrawal of experienced Russia-based midfielder Nompumelelo Nyandeni from the national team in Cyprus on Sunday, 26 February 2012. Nyandeni reported into camp 48 hours earlier carrying a right knee injury and the Banyana Banyana […]

Supersub Benny jumps from the bench to give Pirates 3 points

 Benni McCarthy came off the bench and scored a contender for goal of the season as Orlando Pirates defeated Maritzburg United 1-0 to move to within three points of the top of the Absa Premiership on Sunday. The match at Orlando Stadium looked destined to end in stalemate, but United were reduced to ten men […]