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iol.co.za
Anssi also has his bad daysJohannesburg - Who’d want to be a goalkeeper? There’s simply no room for error.
Anssi also has his bad days
iol.co.za / Posted 23 hours ago
Johannesburg - Who’d want to be a goalkeeper? There’s simply no room for error. It doesn’t matter how well you’ve served the team, it doesn’t matter how well you perform over 90 minutes … make one mistake and it’s pounced upon. It’s in the spotlight... Read more
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Eye Witness News
1.5mln litres of water to reach driest areas through Operation Hydrate A convoy of vehicles carrying water will head to parts of the North West and
1.5mln litres of water to reach driest areas through Operation Hydrate
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
A convoy of vehicles carrying water will head to parts of the North West and Free State from Gauteng. Operation Hydrate brought Johannesburg to a standstill as 30 trucks... Read more
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iol.co.za
Baxter awake to the possibilities at SuperSportCape Town - Stuart Baxter is already working his special brand of coaching magi
Baxter awake to the possibilities at SuperSport
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Cape Town - Stuart Baxter is already working his special brand of coaching magic at SuperSport United. The former Bafana Bafana and Kaizer Chiefs mentor had high praise for his new club after a 1-1 draw with Bloemfontein Celtic on Wednesday night,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Katsande Takes Notes From Yaya Toure, Xabi AlonsoZimbabwe international Willard Katsande who anchors the Kaizer Chiefs midfield
Katsande Takes Notes From Yaya Toure, Xabi Alonso
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Zimbabwe international Willard Katsande who anchors the Kaizer Chiefs midfield believes his game has developed by trying to emulate midfield generals Yaya Toure and Xabi Alonso. Katsande who has been in imperious form this season and has assumed the... Read more
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Super Sport
Chiefs out to add to Martizburg's woes Kaizer Chiefs will be chasing successive Absa Premiership wins when they welc
Chiefs out to add to Martizburg's woes
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Kaizer Chiefs will be chasing successive Absa Premiership wins when they welcome a struggling Maritzburg United side to the FNB Stadium in Soweto on Saturday. Kick-off is scheduled for 6pm. The Amakhosi got... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Academics can drive changeEach year, hundreds of thousands of students enrol at South Africa’s universiti
Academics can drive change
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Each year, hundreds of thousands of students enrol at South Africa’s universities. Of the 60% of black African students who survive the first year, only 15% will ultimately graduate. This is hardly surprising: these failed students come from an... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
What's On: January 29 to February 4Straight No Chaser, 79 Buitenkant Street, Cape Town. January 29: Richard Broken
What's On: January 29 to February 4
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Straight No Chaser, 79 Buitenkant Street, Cape Town. January 29: Richard Brokensha (Isochronous and Kidofdoom) launches the single Paradise. Doors open 8pm. Tickets are R50. January 30: Drummer Louis Moholo plays free jazz with saxophonist Shabaka... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Katsande takes notes from Yaya ToureZIMBABWE international Willard Katsande who anchors the Kaizer Chiefs midfield
Katsande takes notes from Yaya Toure
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
ZIMBABWE international Willard Katsande who anchors the Kaizer Chiefs midfield believes his game has developed by trying to emulate midfield generals Yaya Toure and Xabi Alonso. Katsande who has been in imperious form this season and has assumed the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
South Africans react to President Zuma’s #Pay Back The Money offerLindani Sibiya, 49, unemployed from KZN (asked not to be photographed) I don’t
South Africans react to President Zuma’s #Pay Back The Money offer
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
Lindani Sibiya, 49, unemployed from KZN (asked not to be photographed) I don’t believe the President will pay. It’s just a delaying tactic, his typical and mostly successful tool every time he finds himself in a political corner. Besides it’s a lot... Read more
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Super Sport
Third time lucky for Bartlett? In the week that we celebrate the 20th anniversary of South Africa's 1996 Afr
Third time lucky for Bartlett?
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
In the week that we celebrate the 20th anniversary of South Africa's 1996 African Cup of Nations triumph, two players who formed part of the iconic Bafana Bafana team two decades ago, lock horns in an Absa Premiership... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Accounting Tricks With Coca-ColaEditor's Note "The Cayman-based Conco is one of more than 25 entities located
Accounting Tricks With Coca-Cola
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Editor's Note "The Cayman-based Conco is one of more than 25 entities located in tax havens -- just over 30 percent of the [Coca-Cola's] total 'financial' subsidiary disclosures.. Of those based in tax havens, almost half use Delaware, including the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Learners Heed Call to Sing National AnthemPretoria — Arts and Culture Deputy Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi has launched th
Learners Heed Call to Sing National Anthem
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Pretoria — Arts and Culture Deputy Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi has launched the National Identity Campaign in an attempt to strengthen relations among South Africans. Deputy Minister Mabudafhasi launched the campaign, in partnership with the South... Read more
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Super Sport
Midweek Football Review There was an avalanche of goals and drama during the midweek football action
Midweek Football Review
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
There was an avalanche of goals and drama during the midweek football action on Tuesday and Wednesday. Gary Neville watched helplessly from the sidelines as his Valencia charges were mauled by a rampant Barcelona side in the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
You want world-class service delivery? Just order a pizzaAs I recovered from the shock of the bold and generous greeting I asked the smi
You want world-class service delivery? Just order a pizza
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
As I recovered from the shock of the bold and generous greeting I asked the smiling face behind the counter -"Am I still in South Africa?" The smiling face just kept smiling as I ordered my all-time favourite pizza from student days in another... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ajax suffer league double to PiratesAjax Cape Town only had themselves to blame as they allowed Orlando Pirates to
Ajax suffer league double to Pirates
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Ajax Cape Town only had themselves to blame as they allowed Orlando Pirates to do the league double over them with a 2-1 victory on Wednesday night. Roger de Sa’s Ajax side had a terrible start to the Absa Premiership match at the Orlando Stadium in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Don’t laugh off bursaries for virginsFikile-Ntsikelelo Moya says that the Uthukela municipality’s heart is in the ri
Don’t laugh off bursaries for virgins
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya says that the Uthukela municipality’s heart is in the right place and it is grappling with real concerns. While like me you might disagree with the Uthukela municipality awarding bursaries on the grounds of young women... Read more
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Super Sport
Pirates too strong for Ajax Orlando Pirates ended a run of three Absa Premiership matches without a win b
Pirates too strong for Ajax
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Orlando Pirates ended a run of three Absa Premiership matches without a win by defeating Ajax Cape Town 2-1 at Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Wednesday night. The result – secured thanks to an unfortunate own goal from... Read more
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football411
Twala: Teammates helped me settle William Twala has thanked his Kaizer Chiefs teammates for making him feel wel
Twala: Teammates helped me settle
football411 / Posted 3 days ago
William Twala has thanked his Kaizer Chiefs teammates for making him feel welcome at the club since joining from Chippa United in the January transfer window.The winger has played in four consecutive games,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Graham set to absorb engine-room heatCape Town - The loss of Granwald Scott has thrust added responsibility on to th
Graham set to absorb engine-room heat
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Cape Town - The loss of Granwald Scott has thrust added responsibility on to the young shoulders of Ajax Cape Town skipper Travis Graham. The 28-year-old Scott last week landed a transfer to top Slovakian club, Slovan Bratislava, and his absence... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Colour Us Xenophobic - Are Foreigners Now Safer in Soweto?While the effects of last year's xenophobic violence are still felt, both forei
Colour Us Xenophobic - Are Foreigners Now Safer in Soweto?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
While the effects of last year's xenophobic violence are still felt, both foreigners and South Africans are negotiating a safer, more secure community. MBALI ZWANE visited Soweto to see what's changed. Dusty shelves stand empty in a cavernous room... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tinkler Sets 'Offensive' Game PlanEric Tinkler declared his intentions ahead of the Absa Premiership clash agains
Tinkler Sets 'Offensive' Game Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Eric Tinkler declared his intentions ahead of the Absa Premiership clash against Ajax Cape Town on Wednesday evening. The Orlando Pirates head coach admits his charges are looking to work their way up the log table by beating the Urban Warriors who... Read more
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iol.co.za
When best friends become enemiesCape Town - In sport, there can be no friends - because there is just far too m
When best friends become enemies
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Cape Town - In sport, there can be no friends - because there is just far too much at stake. This is the situation faced by close mates Eric Tinkler and Roger de Sa ahead of Wednesday night’s crunch PSL fixture between Orlando Pirates and Ajax Cape... Read more
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football411
Katsande pleased with form Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Willard Katsande has rediscovered his form and this
Katsande pleased with form
football411 / Posted 3 days ago
Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Willard Katsande has rediscovered his form and this has seen him winning back-to-back man of the match awards.The awards came in Chiefs' 2-0 victory against Golden Arrows on Tuesday and in the 1-1... Read more
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Super Sport
Tinkler wants Ajax scalp Orlando Pirates coach Eric Tinkler has urged his charges to hammer Ajax Cape
Tinkler wants Ajax scalp
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Orlando Pirates coach Eric Tinkler has urged his charges to hammer Ajax Cape Town in their Absa Premiership clash on Wednesday to halt a series of uninspiring results. Kick-off is at 7:30pm live on SS4. Pirates - much to... Read more
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Super Sport
Pirates welcome De Sa’s gutsy Ajax Orlando Pirates will welcome Ajax Cape Town at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday n
Pirates welcome De Sa’s gutsy Ajax
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Orlando Pirates will welcome Ajax Cape Town at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday night hoping to get back to winning ways in the Absa Premiership. Kick-off is at 7:30pm. The Buccaneers have experienced their ups and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Which Pirates player will take Kermit’s role?Johannesburg - Life after Kermit Erasmus starts for Orlando Pirates on Wednesda
Which Pirates player will take Kermit’s role?
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Johannesburg - Life after Kermit Erasmus starts for Orlando Pirates on Wednesday when they host Ajax Cape Town at Orlando Stadium. The Soweto side had prepared to take on Jomo Cosmos and Kaizer Chiefs without him because of a family commitment that... Read more
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iafrica.com
Retirement laws to level playing fieldArticle By: Preenay Sathu, FNB Financial Advisory’s Channel HeWed, 03 Feb 2016
Retirement laws to level playing field
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Article By: Preenay Sathu, FNB Financial Advisory’s Channel HeWed, 03 Feb 2016 7:31 AM An elderly man prays at Regina Mundi church in Soweto. Credit: AFP Government is moving to level the playing fields when it... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Retirement laws to level playing fieldArticle By: Preenay Sathu, FNB Financial Advisory’s Channel HeWed, 03 Feb 2016
Retirement laws to level playing field
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
Article By: Preenay Sathu, FNB Financial Advisory’s Channel HeWed, 03 Feb 2016 7:31 AM An elderly man prays at Regina Mundi church in Soweto. Credit: AFP Government is moving to level the playing fields when it... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Mashatile and Makhura will lead the ANC cavalry to defend the capitalThe move suggests that the ANC is becoming increasingly more worried about losi
Mashatile and Makhura will lead the ANC cavalry to defend the capital
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
The move suggests that the ANC is becoming increasingly more worried about losing a big metro in SA's wealthiest province. So they should be. The fact the national ANC has signed off on this move is an indication of how important Gauteng is to them... Read more
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football411
Orlando Pirates v Ajax Cape Town Orlando Pirates welcome a resurgent Ajax Cape Town to Orlando Stadium on Wedn
Orlando Pirates v Ajax Cape Town
football411 / Posted 4 days ago
Orlando Pirates welcome a resurgent Ajax Cape Town to Orlando Stadium on Wednesday night as they look to get their Premiership season back on track.The Buccaneers have only managed to win four of 15 league games this... Read more
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iol.co.za
Chiefs vs Arrows - Expect a cracker!Durban - The stage could hardly be set better for a cracker when inconsistent K
Chiefs vs Arrows - Expect a cracker!
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Durban - The stage could hardly be set better for a cracker when inconsistent Kaizer Chiefs face a Golden Arrows side battling a mini-slump at Moses Mabhida Stadium on Tuesday night. Following recent results these two sides will be almost as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Campaign Seeks to Build a United SAPretoria — A campaign that is aimed at educating learners and citizens about na
Campaign Seeks to Build a United SA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria — A campaign that is aimed at educating learners and citizens about nation building and social cohesion will be launched at Mochochonono Primary school, in Moletsane, Soweto, this week. The Department of Arts and Culture will launch the... Read more
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football411
Qalinge told to express himself Orlando Pirates winger Thabo Qalinge has revealed that the technical team enc
Qalinge told to express himself
football411 / Posted 4 days ago
Orlando Pirates winger Thabo Qalinge has revealed that the technical team encourages the skillful players to be themselves on the pitch.This year Qalinge has fought his way into the starting line-up after limited... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Giants in a Fix Ahead of Soweto DerbyJohannesburg — ON Saturday afternoon, South Africa is set to come to a standsti
Giants in a Fix Ahead of Soweto Derby
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Johannesburg — ON Saturday afternoon, South Africa is set to come to a standstill for 90 minutes as sworn rivals Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates, but recent performances suggest a damp squib will be on the offing at the First National Bank... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Premiership Merry-Go-Round ContinuesJohannesburg — The trigger-happiness culture in the South African Premiership h
Premiership Merry-Go-Round Continues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Johannesburg — The trigger-happiness culture in the South African Premiership has claimed another casualty in Supersport United coach, Gordon Igesund.On Wednesday, the Pretoria club has announced the parting of ways with the former national team... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Soweto Derby Ends in Another DrawJohannesburg — The Soweto derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates has e
Soweto Derby Ends in Another Draw
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Johannesburg — The Soweto derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates has ended one-all at the First National Bank Stadium. In-form midfielder Willard Katsande gave Chiefs the lead in the 28th minute when he finished unmarked inside the box... Read more
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iol.co.za
Joburg textbook scandalJohannesburg - Thousands of schoolchildren in the south of Joburg have been lef
Joburg textbook scandal
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Johannesburg - Thousands of schoolchildren in the south of Joburg have been left without textbooks - four weeks into the 2016 academic year. This is all because the boxes of books remain sealed and uncollected in a classroom at Funda-UJabule Primary... Read more
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Liverpool FC
Ladies to visit South Africa on pre-season tourThe Ladies will be playing against the winners of the Discovery Walter Sisulu L
Ladies to visit South Africa on pre-season tour
Liverpool FC / Posted 5 days ago
The Ladies will be playing against the winners of the Discovery Walter Sisulu Ladies Challenge on February 21, and will also face South Africa Women’s national team, Banyana Banyana, in a friendly match on February 25. Both games will take place at... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ayanda’s got TV all sewn upAyanda Nhlapo turns the spotlight on SA’s flourishing fashion industry with Aya
Ayanda’s got TV all sewn up
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Ayanda Nhlapo turns the spotlight on SA’s flourishing fashion industry with Ayanda’s Fashion House, writes Debashine Thangevelo AT 24, Ayanda Nhlapo is making her mark in both the TV and the fashion industries. And it just so happens that these... Read more
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Super Sport
Arrows aim to shoot-down League champs Kaizer Chiefs will be eager to avoid another setback to their Absa Premiershi
Arrows aim to shoot-down League champs
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Kaizer Chiefs will be eager to avoid another setback to their Absa Premiership defence when they travel to Durban to face Golden Arrows at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Tuesday evening. Kick-off is at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Football and Society - the Dull DerbySome of the factors that fed into a rather turgid affair at the FNB Stadium on
Football and Society - the Dull Derby
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Some of the factors that fed into a rather turgid affair at the FNB Stadium on Saturday include a general lack of strikers and of exciting stars and, well, the usual hype around the derby. In the meantime, Mamelodi Sundowns are just getting on with... Read more
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football411
Golden Arrows v Kaizer Chiefs Golden Arrows will be hoping to ensure defending champions Kaizer Chiefs' poo
Golden Arrows v Kaizer Chiefs
football411 / Posted 5 days ago
Golden Arrows will be hoping to ensure defending champions Kaizer Chiefs' poor run continues when the two meet in a Premiership clash at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Tuesday.The fourth-placed Amakhosi have managed just... Read more
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iol.co.za
Komphela just wants capable officialsJohannesburg - It might be perceived as a simple strategy to deflect from the f
Komphela just wants capable officials
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Johannesburg - It might be perceived as a simple strategy to deflect from the fact that Kaizer Chiefs had played to yet another draw - their eighth in 16 PSL matches - but coach Steve Komphela has urged the powers that be to “look beyond the borders... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Metro Cop, Woman Shot Dead in SowetoBy Jeanette Chabalala, News24 A Johannesburg metro police officer and a 54-yea
Metro Cop, Woman Shot Dead in Soweto
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Jeanette Chabalala, News24 A Johannesburg metro police officer and a 54-year-old woman were shot and killed on Friday night at an informal settlement in Kliptown in Soweto, Gauteng police said on Sunday. The officer and the women died at the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Robbers leave trail of bloody mayhemJohannesburg - Armed suspects are alleged to have caused “total mayhem” when th
Robbers leave trail of bloody mayhem
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Johannesburg - Armed suspects are alleged to have caused “total mayhem” when they gunned down a metro police officer and then shot at two more people as they fled. By the time everything had calmed down, two people were dead and another badly... Read more
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football411
Komphela wants foreign referees Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela has taken a swipe at referee Phillip Tinya
Komphela wants foreign referees
football411 / Posted 5 days ago
Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela has taken a swipe at referee Phillip Tinyani after his display in the Soweto Derby, leaving Komphela to suggest that maybe the PSL should look for international referees for games of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Whose Economic Freedom Is It, Anyway?A powerful photograph of Gareth Cliff and Dali Mpofu laughing as they walk past
Whose Economic Freedom Is It, Anyway?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
A powerful photograph of Gareth Cliff and Dali Mpofu laughing as they walk past a man digging in a rubbish bin is making waves on social media. South African writer TO Molefe posted a tweet with the picture, wondering who the photographer was. He... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High-Flying WarriorHE might have spent a number of weeks on the sidelines through injuries, includ
High-Flying Warrior
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
HE might have spent a number of weeks on the sidelines through injuries, including horrific head injury that sent him to hospital in November, but Khama Billiat has been very impressive in the South African Premiership this season he has been named... Read more
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football411
Komphela: Title race not over Kaizer Chiefs head coach Steve Komphela admits he has been disappointed with
Komphela: Title race not over
football411 / Posted 5 days ago
Kaizer Chiefs head coach Steve Komphela admits he has been disappointed with their recent run of results but insists they can still win the Premiership title.The reigning champions are currently 10 points adrift from... Read more
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football411
Katsande enjoying advanced role Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Willard Katsande believes that he has matured as a p
Katsande enjoying advanced role
football411 / Posted 5 days ago
Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Willard Katsande believes that he has matured as a player since joining the Soweto giants four years ago.Katsande has been playing the role of defensive midfielder in the side but recently is... Read more
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