Baxter has spoken himself of the necessity of avoiding getting too defensive and playing for a draw from the outset.
Percy Tau says he feels no particular weight on his own shoulders, as Bafana Bafana attempt to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations today, taking on Libya in their final Group E match in Sfax.
Nigeria took the lead, but the Indian Ocean islanders equalised before half-time and trailed by only one goal until the final minute when Moses Simon put the outcome beyond doubt. The match in southeastern town Asaba was a dead rubber as Nigeria had already qualified for the June 21-July 19 finals in Egypt and the […]
The likelihood looks strong that four of Bafana Bafana’s back five for Sunday’s crunch Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier in Tunisia against Libya will comprise of players from Bidvest Wits.
South Africa Under-23 side began their Caf Olympic qualifier with a convincing 3-1 away win over Angola in Luanda on Friday.
South Africa Under-23 coach David Notoane, says his players are ready to take on hosts Angola in their Caf 2020 Olympic qualifier scheduled for Estadio 11 de Novembro, in Luanda on Friday.

Sundowns to face Al Ahly in Caf Champions League quarterfinals

Mamelodi Sundowns will face eight-time champions Al Ahly of Egypt in the quarterfinals of the Caf Champions League.

Champions Cameroon among 21 teams seeking Cup of Nations places

Defending champions Cameroon are among 21 countries hoping to fill one of 10 places up for grabs this weekend in the final 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Weather could be Bafana’s friend

The conditions in England should also be similar to those in Tunisia, if the weather remains the same.

Moroccan, Tunisian clubs on track for more CAF Cup glory

Moroccan and Tunisian clubs dodged each other in the CAF Confederation Cup quarter-finals draw in Cairo on Wednesday as they seek a continuation of their dominance in the competition.

Horoya paired with Wydad after coaching upheaval

Guinean club Horoya, who reacted to reaching the CAF Champions League knockout phase by dumping French coach Patrice Neveu, were drawn against Moroccans Wydad Casablanca in the quarter-finals Wednesday.

Bafana missing Khune ahead of Libya clash

One person who feels the void left behind by Khune is SuperSport United and Bafana goalkeeper coach Andre Arendse.

Mothiba could be Bafana’s trump card against Libya

Bafana take on Libya in their final AFCON qualifier in Sfax, Tunisia, currently occupying the second position in Group E, two points above Sunday’s opponents.

Pirates coach Micho says defeat a blessing in disguise

Things might have not gone their way, but Micho Sredojevic believes Orlando Pirates’ Caf Champions League campaign experience will come in very handy for the club in the coming years.

Sundowns set to face tough Champions League draw

With the draw set to take place this week, the Brazilians will be paired with continental heavyweights.

Pirates coach blames Mlambo injury for Caf exit

Coach Micho Sredojevic believes his side started the game well, but injury to midfielder Xola Mlambo in the first half caused them to change their tactical plan and his absence was notable.

Pule blow for Pirates, Shonga doubtful for Horoya clash

Pule has been left behind, while Shonga, who is Bucs joint top-goalscorer, has travelled with the squad to Guinea.

Al Ahly to salvage Caf Champions League glory against Saoura

After suffering back-to-back away defeats, Egypt’s Al Ahly approach their final Caf Champions League group match at home to Algeria’s JS Saoura knowing that victory win can get them to the quarterfinals.

Memela confident of Pirates win despite Horoya’s home form

The West Africans are unbeaten in their last 14 matches at home in the tournament.

We need to listen to players – Pitso

Pitso Mosimane says he will do a lot of listening to his Mamelodi Sundowns players and his technical team going into the crucial stages of the Caf Champions League and the Absa Premiership.


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