DAY 3 of the Metropolitan U19 Premier Cup Results

The 31 competing squads did a march around the field, singing their team songs, to non-stop cheering from the 7000-plus spectators crammed into the venue. Then, a local dance troupe, soccer tricksters and fire-dancers warmed them up for the main attraction, SA’s Got Talent winner, Morgan the human beatbox, who did not disappoint as he […]

Bafana Coach Gordon Igusand Scouting Players at Metropolitan In Capetown

“This is a fantastic tournament because it brings the cream of the talent from around the country to Cape Town where they compete against each other under the watchful gaze of representatives from the entire major clubs as well as national teams. Metropolitan deserves a lot of credit for facilitating this tournament which is a […]

Day 2 of the Metropolitan U19 Premier Cup

The bright sunshine and windless skies were perfect for the best U-19 players from around the country to display the full range of their skills in front of an appreciative local crowd that swelled significantly as the day progressed.  ASD Cape Town Academy and Ajax Cape Town both laid down a marker in their opening […]

Ajax Cape Town will continue their push for a top eight finish

kick-off at 18h00.  Maritzburg saw a three-game unbeaten run come to an end in midweek when they were beaten 1-0 away by Orlando Pirates.  The KwaZulu-Natal team has claimed 18 points from 13 home matches so far this season.  Their remaining league opponents are Bidvest Wits (away) and Mamelodi Sundowns (home).The Team of Choice is […]

Roger De Sa: Anssi is worth points

De Sa was also a goalkeeper during his playing days; he played for Moroka Swallows (1989 – 1995), Mamelodi Sundowns (1995 – 1997) and Bidvest Wits (1997 – 2001).  So he understands the demands of the job and the mental strength required to play in a specialist position that requires 150% concentration where mistakes can […]

Dolly ruled out of Maritzburg game

The Ajax midfield kingpin suffered a muscle strain in the game against Supersport United last Tuesday forcing the AjaxCT coach Roger De Sa to substitute him.  Dolly was checked by the AjaxCT medical team and the decision to withdraw him from the travelling squad was made as precautionary measure to ensure he makes a full […]

Dolly ruled out of Maritzburg game

The Ajax midfield kingpin suffered a muscle strain in the game against Supersport United last Tuesday forcing the AjaxCT coach Roger De Sa to substitute him.  Dolly was checked by the AjaxCT medical team and the decision to withdraw him from the travelling squad was made as precautionary measure to ensure he makes a full […]

Stuart Baxter: We will field a competitive side against ASEC Mimosas

The much-anticipated clash follows the Amakhosi’s exit from the CAF Champions League. Chiefs were knocked out in the 2nd Round of the Champions League by AS Vita Club of DRC.  Coach Baxter said, “We will field a competitive side against ASEC Mimosas on Sunday especially that we will be playing in our own backyard. The […]