Amajita came back from 1-0 down to making it 1-1 at the end, however, Mkhalele admitted that they played against a strong side. 
Defending champions South Africa and Madagascar played to a 1-1 draw in their 2019 COSAFA Under-20 Men’s Championship Group B clash on Sunday, potentially setting up a thrilling end to the pool.
The Brazilians received a standing ovation from Wydad fans at the Stade Mohamed V and the sea of red chanted Mosimane’s name. “Jingles”.
African debutants Pyramids of Egypt confirmed Sunday that they are the team to beat in the CAF Confederation Cup after crushing Nouadhibou of Mauritania 6-0 in Cairo.
It has been well over two years since Mamelodi Sundowns and Wydad Casablanca launched their rivalry in the Caf Champions League and they have since have become sworn rivals on the pitch. 
Mamelodi Sundowns midfield wizard Themba ‘Mshishi’ Zwane has been missing in action since he sustained a hamstring injury in October but he has returned to full training since the last week of November.

Cosafa Under-20 Championship: Day 1 wrap

Hosts Zambia opened their 2019 COSAFA Men’s Under-20 Championship campaign with a resounding 5-0 Group A success over Botswana on a day that contained plenty of goals at the Nkoloma Stadium on Wednesday.

Watch Cosafa U20 Championship live on Phakaaathi!

Malawi begin their Cosafa Under-20 Championship campaign with a clash against Comoros Islands at Nkoloma Stadium this afternoon.

Sundowns are true African brand

Sundowns are true African brand

At some point, Pitso Mosimane will leave Mamelodi Sundowns, just as Sir Alex Ferguson said goodbye to Manchester United, or Arsene Wenger departed Arsenal, albeit that Wenger went when his dominance had long-faded.

Diouf tells irate Senegalese fans to cool it after Messi beats Mane

While fans in Africa reacted with indignation after Sadio Mane finished fourth in the Ballon d’Or voting, another striker who played for Senegal and Liverpool, took a slightly more balanced view.

Micho sacked by Zamalek – reports

Former Orlando Pirates head coach Milutin Sredojevic has been sacked by Egyptian giants Zamalek less than four months into his new job, according to multiple reports.

African players in Europe: Iheanacho and Aubameyang shine in England

Nigerian international Kelechi Iheanacho showed he knows how to make an impact as he came off the bench to drive Leicester to a victory that keeps them as Liverpool’s closest challengers in the Premier League.

Five talking points from Absa Premiership and Caf games

It was a mixed bag of results for the South African teams playing in Caf competitions this past weekend.

Sundowns win, but Mosimane still unhappy

Mosimane wanted his team to score more goals instead of playing pretty football.

Wits coach Hunt wary of ‘unknown’ Horoya

Bidvest Wits will begin their 2019/20 Caf Confederation Cup Group C campaign at home to Horoya of Guinea tomorrow, and Gavin Hunt admitted to not knowing too much about their West African opponents.

Sundowns begin Champions League group stage with a bang

Mamelodi Sundowns shot straight to the top of their Caf Champions Group C when they opened their campaign with a 3-0 win over Angolan visitors Petro de Luanda on Saturday night at the Loftus Versfeld Stadium.

Pitso not bothered by late kick-off time

A 9pm kick-off is foreign to South African football but Mamelodi Sundowns have become accustomed to starting matches at this time of night in the Caf Champions League

FIFA’s Infantino eyes African league, billion dollar spend on stadia

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Thursday he would like to see an African league created and investment of more than $1 billion (900 million euros) on stadia on the continent.

Etoile hot-shot Aribi faces giants Ahly in CAF Champions League

Etoile Sahel of Tunisia forward Karim Aribi will be among the stars on parade Friday when the 2019/2020 CAF Champions League group phase kicks off with 10 former winners in the field.

Holder Salah among 30 nominees for top African award

Trophy-holder Mohamed Salah is among 30 nominees named Sunday for the 2019 African Player of the Year award.





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