Kaizer Chiefs go on a quest to win the inaugural DSTV Premiership trophy after finishing as runners up last season. Mamelodi Sundowns look to bounce back from losing to Bloemfontein Celtic in the opening round of the MTN 8 cup.
Jurgen Klopp fears this season will be the toughest of his career as Liverpool navigate the unique challenges of defending the Premier League title in the coronavirus age.
Pyramids FC of Egypt are called the ‘Manchester City’ of Africa because they share with the English Premier League club the benefits of huge investment from the Middle East.  
Kaizer Chiefs Leonardo Castro, while looking forward to Saturday’s “important” league opener against Mamelodi Sundowns.
TS Galaxy coach is confident that his new DStv Premiership side will hold their own in their first season in top-flight football and that the days of his teams playing good football but failing to complement it with results are over.
It seems like new goalkeeper signing Richard Ofori might not make the match-day squad for Orlando Pirates against AmaZulu FC after the club confirmed that Ofori only started training with the rest of his new teammates on Friday, a day before the Usuthu clash. 
Chiefs v Sundowns is clearly the game of the weekend, but there is plenty of other interest as the 2020/21 league season gets underway.
Al Ahly coach Pitso Mosimane is predicting a “difficult” CAF Champions League semi-final second leg in Egypt Friday against Moroccan visitors Wydad Casablanca despite holding a two-goal advantage. 
Cape Town City have announced the acquisition of Zambian international winger Charles Zulu and Ghana forward Prince Opoku Agyemang as they continue to bolster their squad ahead of the start of the 2020/21 league campaign.
Juventus warm-up for their Champions League clash against Barcelona with a Serie A home tie against Hellas Verona on Sunday, trying to close the gap on leaders AC Milan.
Five games into a Premier League season full of goals and drama, each of the traditional ‘big six’ have dropped at least five points, and the title race is wide open.
Ronald Koeman will know Barcelona can plunge Real Madrid into crisis on Saturday but for him a first Clasico as coach is more about vindication. 
“For goalkeepers, we haven’t had anyone from the development structure of the team. Senzo was the last one,” Innocent Mayoyo told Phakaaathi.
Edouard Mendy says his struggles to save his football career when he found himself without a club have set him up to succeed at Chelsea.

world soccer Leeds must sharpen up in attack, says Bielsa

Marcelo Bielsa has warned his Leeds players it is crucial they retain their attacking threat as they seek to re-establish themselves in the Premier League.

world soccer Coman strikes again as Bayern open title defence by routing Atletico

Bayern Munich winger Kingsley Coman picked up where he left off last season with two goals in a 4-0 home rout of Atletico Madrid on Wednesday as the holders got the defence of their Champions League campaign off to a winning start. 

world soccer Real Madrid stunned by Shakhtar Donetsk in Champions League opener

Fede Valverde thought he had grabbed an equaliser in injury time but his deflected shot was ruled out after VAR showed Vinicius was offside. 

local soccer Shalulile has eyes set on PSL’s big gong

On Thursday night, the Premier Soccer League will host their award ceremony for the season on a virtual platform where five superstars will be vying for the coveted Footballer of the Season award.

world soccer Ozil ‘deeply disappointed’ by Arsenal omission

Mesut Ozil said Wednesday he was deeply disappointed” to be axed from Arsenal’s Premier League squad amid speculation he has played his last game for the London club.

world soccer Rashford urges MPs not to ‘turn blind eye’ to vulnerable children

Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has warned MPs not to “turn a blind eye” to vulnerable families as the House of Commons prepared to vote on an opposition  to extend free school meals over the holidays.

local soccer Leopards unveil new sponsor, signings and kits

Black Leopards have unveiled a new sponsor as well as five new signings ahead of the new season.

local soccer Zinnbauer explains Lorch’s absence in MTN clash

Orlando Pirates coach Josef Zinnbauer says midfielder Thembinkosi Lorch will be considered in the club’s next match.

local soccer Kaizer Chiefs v Mamelodi Sundowns is no rivalry right now – just look at the trophies

Ofori is the right man to solve Pirates’ goalkeeping issues 

local soccer Ofori is the right man to solve Pirates’ goalkeeping issues 

local soccer No budget for Brockie return at SuperSport United

world soccer Five things you might not know about new FC Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman

world soccer Europa League: Five things to look out for

world soccer Bayern Munich winger Serge Gnabry tests positive for coronavirus

world soccer Lampard comforted by clean sheet in Sevilla stalemate

local soccer Ex-Pirates star Mlambo’s future remains undecided

local soccer The thought of retiring never crossed my mind, says new AmaZulu recruit Tshabalala

local soccer Maritzburg confirm Ofori’s replacement 

world soccer ‘Better than last time’ – Solskjaer delight as Man Utd repeat PSG feat

Sundowns coaches are pissing against the wind and it will not end well

local soccer Sundowns coaches are pissing against the wind and it will not end well

Mgosi Ex-Ghana star Muntari rejects Maritzburg’s first offer, says it’s too small

world soccer Wolves sink Leeds, West Brom and Burnley in stalemate

local soccer Memela mum on Pirates exit, sets sights on new journey with AmaZulu

world soccer Rooney ‘angry’ after being forced to self-isolate



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