Ruthless Sundowns gladden Mosimane’s heart

Pitso Mosimane praised his Mamelodi Sundowns side for showing a ruthless streak after they pummelled Leones Vegetarianos 5-1 in the second leg of their Caf Champions League preliminary qualifier on Wednesday.

The Brazilians won 7-1 on aggregate to set up a meeting with Libyan side Al-Ahly Benghazi in a two-legged final qualifier for the group stages. The games will be played on the weekend of December 14-16 and December 21-23, with the first leg in Libya.

Ruthless Sundowns gladden Mosimane’s heart
Ruthless Sundowns gladden Mosimane’s heart

Ruthless Sundowns gladden Mosimane’s heart

Pitso Mosimane praised his Mamelodi Sundowns side for showing a ruthless streak after they pummelled Leones Vegetarianos 5-1 in the second leg of their Caf Champions League preliminary qualifier on Wednesday.

CAF Champions League high riders Primeiro crash in Congo

CAF Champions League high riders Primeiro crash in Congo

Angolan club Primeiro Agosto, who reached the CAF Champions League semi-finals last season, were shock casualties in the 2018/2019 preliminary round this week.
Pitso asks, who is better than Onyango in Africa?

Pitso asks, who is better than Onyango in Africa?

The coach believes that, as the first goalkeeper to win the African Player of the Year, he must be number one in Africa.
Sundowns steamroll meek Vegetarianos in Champions League

Sundowns steamroll meek Vegetarianos in Champions League

Masandawana will now take on either FC Nouadhibou (Mauritania) or Libyan side Al-Ahly Benghazi in the first round.
Mukura advance In Confed Cup after beating Stars

Mukura advance In Confed Cup after beating Stars

Free State Stars were knocked out of the Caf Confederation Cup by Rwandan outfit Mukura Victory Sports after losing 1-0 in the Huye Stadium in Butare on Wednesday.
Blow by blow: Light Stars vs Orlando Pirates

Blow by blow: Light Stars vs Orlando Pirates

Orlando Pirates are odds on favourites to secure the win when they face Caf Champions League debutants Light Stars at the Stade D’Amitie in Seychelles today.
Pitso urges Sundowns stars to use their heads

Pitso urges Sundowns stars to use their heads

The Mamelodi Sundowns coach has accused his strikers of not scoring as many goals as he wants of late.
Victorious Amajita shift focus to Swazi clash

Victorious Amajita shift focus to Swazi clash

The Under-20 coach is expecting a tough encounter against eSwatini.
Solinas blames dodgy penalty calls for Chiefs’ humiliating loss

Solinas blames dodgy penalty calls for Chiefs’ humiliating loss

Giovanni Solinas was convinced that Kaizer Chiefs were robbed of their second victory against Zimamoto by dodgy penalty calls.
Micho urges Pirates to turn the screw

Micho urges Pirates to turn the screw

“We need to go back because when it happens the first time, you say it is an accident, the second time, coincidence,” says Micho.
Chiefs through to the next round of Confed Cup, despite Zimamoto setback

Chiefs through to the next round of Confed Cup, despite Zimamoto setback

Kaizer Chiefs lost 2-1 to Zanzibar’s Zimamoto FC in their Caf Confederation Cup preliminary round second leg clash on Tuesday.
Blow by blow: Zimamoto vs Kaizer Chiefs

Blow by blow: Zimamoto vs Kaizer Chiefs

Kaizer Chiefs head into this afternoon’s second leg of the Caf Confederation Cup preliminary round match against Zanzibar’s Zimamoto carrying a 4-0 advantage.
Excellent start for Amajita in Cosafa Cup

Excellent start for Amajita in Cosafa Cup

All five goals were scored inside the opening 38 minutes as their slick passing and wing play proved too much for their opponents.
Solinas hopes for another big win for Chiefs against Zimamoto

Solinas hopes for another big win for Chiefs against Zimamoto

Solinas admitted he has tried almost every combination in his bid to shut the back door, but so far to no avail as goals are still flying in.
Sierra Leone disqualified from African Nations Cup

Sierra Leone disqualified from African Nations Cup

Sierra Leone have been disqualified from the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifying competition, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said on Monday.
Safa president Jordaan claims credit for Banyana’s Women’s Afcon silver

Safa president Jordaan claims credit for Banyana’s Women’s Afcon silver

The SA Football Association (Safa) has claimed credit for Banyana Banyana’s silver medal performance after losing to Nigeria in the Women’s African Cup of Nations tournament in Ghana on Saturday.
2018 Cosafa Under-20 Championships – Day 1 wrap

2018 Cosafa Under-20 Championships – Day 1 wrap

Substitute Prince Mumba scored twice as hosts Zambia made a winning start to their 2018 MOPANI Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships campaign with a 2-0 victory over Malawi at the Nkana Stadium on Sunday.
Raja end 15-year wait for CAF title despite defeat

Raja end 15-year wait for CAF title despite defeat

Moroccan club Raja Casablanca ended a 15-year wait for an African trophy by winning the CAF Confederation Cup in the Democratic Republic of Congo Sunday despite a 3-1 second-leg loss to V Club.
South Africa eyes bid for 2019 Cup of Nations

South Africa eyes bid for 2019 Cup of Nations

The South African Football Association (Safa) said on Sunday it is considering making a bid to host the Africa Cup of Nations in 2019 after Cameroon was dramatically stripped of the continental showpiece.
Safa waiting for government approval before bidding for Afcon 2019

Safa waiting for government approval before bidding for Afcon 2019

Afcon 2019 will be held from June 15 to July 13, according to Caf.
Khoza backs Safa bid to host 2019 Afcon

Khoza backs Safa bid to host 2019 Afcon

SA Football Association vice president Irvin Khoza on Sunday backed a potential bid by South Africa to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon).
Banyana lose to Nigeria in Women’s Afcon final

Banyana lose to Nigeria in Women’s Afcon final

Nigeria beat Banyana Banyana 4-3 in a penalty shootout in the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations final, played in Accra, Ghana on Saturday.
D-Day for Banyana as they meet Nigeria in Afcon final

D-Day for Banyana as they meet Nigeria in Afcon final

Ellis admits it will be difficult to beat the same team twice in one tournament, but knows her charges will do their utmost to get the victory.
Cameroon stripped of 2019 Afcon hosting rights

Cameroon stripped of 2019 Afcon hosting rights

Cameroon lost its right to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations the Confederation of African Football (Caf) confirmed on Friday.
Sundowns can win the Champions League again – Lebusa

Sundowns can win the Champions League again – Lebusa

The defender made his Champions League debut for Masandawana when they won 2-0 in Equatorial Guinea against Leones Vegetarianos.
Senegal replace Tunisia as top-ranked African team

Senegal replace Tunisia as top-ranked African team

Senegal replaced Tunisia as the highest ranked African national team when the monthly statistics were released by FIFA Thursday.

 

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