Cameroon football legend Geremi Njitap says African countries must not be allowed to stage Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in Europe during the coronavirus pandemic.
Kaitano Tembo says George Chigova needs to work his way into SuperSport United’s starting line-up as he does not intend to rotate his goalkeepers.
Italy coach Roberto Mancini expressed his regret Thursday that striker Mario Balotelli hadn’t found himself a club during the transfer window, arguing the striker would have been “very useful” for the national team.
A fluctuating start to the South African season by star-studded Mamelodi Sundowns continued when they could only draw 0-0 at home against Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila in a second-round league match.  
Kapinga was among the first players to join Sundowns in their recent recruitment trail when he joined the Pretoria outfit from Black Leopards.
Kenyan international Brian Onyango has signed with the defending league champions Mamelodi Sundowns.
Daine Klate has won the competition four times as a player and Josta Dladla won it with both Mamelodi Sundowns and Kaizer Chiefs.
Last season’s top goal-scorer Gabadinho Mhango might not be fit in time for Orlando Pirates as they face rivals Kaizer Chiefs in the first leg of the MTN8 at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday. 
The three players who have signed with Kaizer Chiefs but cannot be registered to play this season due to Amakhosi’s appeal against a transfer ban being unsuccessful may be loaned out this season, coach Gavin Hunt has said. 
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said he expects Hakim Ziyech to prove his value after the Moroccan star scored his first goal for the club in Wednesday’s 4-0 win away to Krasnodar in the Champions League.
Mamelodi Sundowns co-coach Manqoba Mngqithi has described Wednesday night’s draw against Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila as “two points lost”.
Former FIFA number two Jerome Valcke and Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi will discover Friday if their roles in the “Fifagate” scandal, regarding alleged corruption in the allocation of World Cup TV rights, are damning enough to land them a stretch behind bars. 
Hlatshwayo deserves that Bucs armband  
I’ve seen a lot of negativity in the last two weeks regarding Josef Zinnbauer’s decision to hand new signing Thulani Hlatshwayo the captain’s armband. 
Fosa Juniors spokesman Ando Harivola spokesperson says the Madagascan club welcomes Fifa’s decision to impose a transfer ban on Kaizer Chiefs.

local soccer Ellis giving new players a chance for Cosafa Cup 

It’s another Cosafa Women’s Championships with an opportunity to see young emerging talent as Banyana Banyana head coach Desiree Ellis and the team flew out to Port Elizabeth to prepare for the tournament on Tuesday. 

world soccer Juventus fall to Messi’s Barcelona without Covid-hit Ronaldo

Alvaro Morata had three goals ruled out for offside for Juve who played the final five minutes a man down after Merih Demiral was sent off for a second yellow card.

world soccer Rashford scores hat-trick as Man Utd smash Leipzig 5-0 in Champions League

“It was a real team performance. The ones who started did well and the substitutes did well too. We can’t ask for much more than that in terms of the attitude and the intent to go and kill the game off,” said the Manchester United striker.

world soccer Ziyech hits first Chelsea goal in rout of Krasnodar

Jorginho missed a penalty for Chelsea but Callum Hudson-Odoi put the Blues in front before half-time after a mistake by Krasnodar goalkeeper Matvei Safonov.

world soccer PSG win in Turkey with Kean brace as Neymar goes off injured

The world’s most expensive player limped out of the action before the half-hour mark and went straight down the tunnel to join an already lengthy queue to the PSG treatment room.

local soccer Pirates coach Zinnbauer furious with first half display in Stellies draw

“It’s not possible to play for 45 minutes and get three points, it’s not possible. These are some of the things we need to change. I don’t understand the type of football we played in the first half,” the Buccaneers coach told SuperSport TV.

local soccer Brave TTM steal a point in Sundowns’ backyard  

When referee Tshidiso Maruping blew his whistle to signal the end of the DStv Premiership match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila at Loftus Versfeld, Tshakhuma players and coaching staff, and club owner Masala Mulaudzi fisted the air in jubilation after registering what could qualify as an upset.

local soccer Pirates stuck in first gear as Stellies hold them to another draw

Orlando Pirates are still without maximum points after being held to a 1-1 draw by Stellenbosch FC in the DStv Premiership at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday night. 

local soccer TS Galaxy veteran Mbatha concerned about his new team’s scoring form

African Soccer Zungu ready for Rangers debut in Europa League clash

local soccer WATCH: Blue Bulls fly-half Morne Steyn teaches Phakaaathi how to kick a rugby ball!

local soccer Seema tells own goal scorer Gregory Damons to ‘chin-up’ as such things happen in football

world soccer Masterly De Bruyne inspires City past tame Marseille

world soccer Liverpool edge past Midtjylland but Fabinho injury adds to defensive woes

world soccer Felix double inspires Atletico comeback against Salzburg

world soccer FIFA chief Infantino positive for Covid-19

world soccer Zidane says Real deserved point after fightback at Gladbach

world soccer Bartomeu resigns as Barcelona president, drops European Super League bombshell

world soccer Mourinho dismisses talk of Tottenham as title contenders

world soccer Man City ‘ready to win Champions League’, says Villas-Boas

African Soccer Africa roundup: 46 nations want CAF boss Ahmad to serve second term

world soccer Madrid’s Clasico, Lewandowski, record-breaking Ajax: European football talking points

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