“Why would you not tap into the best goalkeeper in the world, which he was for a long time, to pass on that knowledge?” says Chelsea’s head coach.
South African football fans stand to watch live Real Madrid coach, Zinedine Zidane’s eldest son, Enzo Zidane. This after Enzo signed with Moroccan giants Wydad Casablanca who are regular Caf Champions League campaigners and likely opponent for Mamelodi Sundowns or Kaizer Chiefs in next season’s campaign. 
When Lyle Lakay looks at Mamelodi Sundowns youngsters such as Keletso Makgalwa, Promise Mkhuma, Sphelele Mkhulise, he recalls of the infant stages of his career where he was the youngest player at SuperSport United back in 2009.
Four signings already ahead of the new season, Orlando Pirates have shown their seriousness in terms of assembling a formidable squad that will be able to compete for trophies.
Gabadinho Mhango could be on his way to Europe as Orlando Pirates look to have accepted an offer for him from an unnamed team in France, Phakaaathi Plus has learned.
Mamelodi Sundowns are not done on the transfer market yet, Phakaaathi Plus has been told.

African Soccer THE COSAFA SHOW: Jordaan urges former players to get their qualifications

“We encourage former players [to get involved at SAFA], but also to either get an education or get technical qualifications. It is sometimes a problem, especially for those that have played at the highest level,” says the Safa president.

local soccer SABC trolled over DStv Premiership launch

The new DStv Premiership logo and trophy, meanwhile, elicited mixed reviews on social media as a new era for South African top flight football begins.

world soccer Tottenham move the goalposts to win in Macedonia, Milan survive without Ibrahimovic

“I thought I had grown but then I realised the goal was 5 centimetres lower,” Mourinho posted on Instagram alongside a picture of him nearly stretching to reach the crossbar.

world soccer Martinez hands Bayern ‘dream’ Uefa Super Cup win in front of 15 000 fans

There were a smattering of travelling Bayern and Sevilla fans among the 15,180 crowd in Budapest as both clubs played for the first time in front of spectators since the Covid-19 pandemic first hit Europe in March.

local soccer It’s the DStv Premiership! PSL announces new sponsor for SA top flight.

DStv replace Absa as the new sponsors of the top flight, starting from the 2020/21 season, which is expected to kick off in mid-October.

world soccer Ibrahimovic in quarantine after positive coronavirus test

“Ibrahimovic has tested positive for Covid-19 following a second round of swab tests ahead of tonight’s game against Bodo/Glimt,” the Serie A side said. 

local soccer SuperSport reacts to reported club sale

SuperSport United has denied that the Pretoria-based side is up for sale.

world soccer Guardiola salutes ‘incredible’ Foden as Man City make winning start

Pep Guardiola labelled Phil Foden as “incredible” after Manchester City survived a scare to start their Premier League title challenge with a 3-1 win against Wolves on Monday.

local soccer High hopes for success in Kaizer Chiefs’ transfer ban appeal

Kaizer Chiefs’ hopes of winning their appeal against a two-year transfer ban imposed by Fifa last year have been raised after Zambia’s Nkana FC won theirs and have been given the green light to sign new players. 

world soccer Atletico Madrid announced signing of Luis Suarez from Barcelona

Spanish television channel Gol showed Suarez wiping away tears with his sleeve as he drove off after saying his last goodbyes to teammates at Barcelona’s Sant Joan Despi training centre.

world soccer Havertz hat-trick helps Chelsea hit six, Arsenal edge out Leicester

“He had no pre-season so I wanted to give him more time on the pitch with his teammates, learning how we play and press. It was a great night for Kai and it is the first of many for him,” said Chelsea coach Frank Lampard

local soccer South African footballers who have played in LaLiga

South African footballers are well-known and much loved around the world – and a handful of talented players from Mzansi have made their mark on LaLiga Santander too.

local soccer Swallows net lethal Ghanaian striker 

Swallows FC have added Ghanaian striker Daniel Gozar to their squad as they prepare for their first season in the top flight after a five year hiatus. READ MORE: There are valid reasons for buying and selling clubs – Malesela. After winning automatic promotion last month, the club have quietly gone about strengthening their team […]

local soccer Jele should remain Pirates captain – Manenzhe

“The captain of Orlando Pirates is Happy Jele, he has been at the club for many years. He knows the culture of the team very well.” says the former Pirates striker.



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