Vina Maphosa:Paid a glowing tribute to the Kaizer Chiefs Fans

Corporate Communications Manager, Vina Maphosa paid a glowing tribute to the thousands of supporters who came through to the Soccer City Complex on Saturday to support their team against traditional rivals Orlando Pirates. The supporters started arriving at Club’s Headquarters on Thursday and came in numbers on Friday with travelling supporters from as far as […]

Baxter unfazed by the defeat

Stuart Baxter paid tribute to his players despite the 5-4 loss on penalties against Orlando Pirates in the Carling Black Label Cup which took place in front of a packed Soccer City Complex on Saturday evening. Amakhosi took an early lead through a well taken strike by rejuvenated Abia Nale but Orlando Pirates equalised following […]

Palacios looks to ‘real work’

Orlando Pirates coach Augusto Palacios says the “real work” starts with his side’s MTN8 quarterfinal against Bloemfontein Celtic on Friday. The Buccaneers beat Soweto rivals Kaizer Chiefs 5-4 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in the Carling Black Label Cup on Saturday, but Palacios says that the pre-season fixture is now well and truly behind […]

Palacios pleased with fighting spirit

It ain’t over until the fat lady sings is a colloquialism, essentially meaning that one should not assume the outcome of a match until it has actually finished. This statement couldn’t be more true for an Orlando Pirates team that continues to defy the odds. On Saturday the Buccaneers left it until late once again […]

Banyana Banyana says goobye to the Olympics

The South African Senior Women’s National Team (Banyana Banyana) will be looking to leave the Olympic Games on a high note, when they take the challenge to World Cup champions Japan in their final Group F fixture. The match will be played on Tuesday, 31 July 2012 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Kickoff […]

Neeskens – We are in good shape for MTN 8

After concluding a two-week camp in Swaziland, Mamelodi Sundowns coach Johan Neeskens has declared his team ready for the season-opening MTN8 Cup. Sundowns face Kaizer Chiefs in the MTN8 Cup next weekend. The Dutch mentor, speaking to MTNFootball.com before leaving Swaziland, said the two weeks spent in the country has helped them improve physically ahead […]