11.12.2019 12:35 am
South Africa’s Under-20 side advanced to the last four of the Under-20 Cosafa Cup after thrashing Lesotho 4-0 at the Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka, Zambia on Tuesday afternoon.
Amajita finished top of Group B after picking up seven points from three games.
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.
Malawi begin their Cosafa Under-20 Championship campaign with a clash against Comoros Islands at Nkoloma Stadium this afternoon.
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.
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.
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.
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.
It was a mixed bag of results for the South African teams playing in Caf competitions this past weekend.
Mosimane wanted his team to score more goals instead of playing pretty football.
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.
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.
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 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 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.