Four people who were implicated in the Bafana Bafana match-fixing scandal have been asked to make representations to Fifa’s ethics committee.
Kaizer Chiefs might be caught in an unpleasant club-versus-country debacle ahead of their clash against Mamelodi Sundowns on Saturday.
Bafana Bafana have secured a friendly game with the Elephants of Côte d’Ivoire at the end of the month.
The South African Football Association (Safa) will have its own centre of excellence soon.
South Africa is hosting one of the world’s biggest antiracism symposiums next week.
What was a sombre setting last week will transform into a place of hope on Saturday, as Bafana Bafana brace themselves to take on Sudan with the intention to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon).
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula and SA Football Association (Safa) president Danny Jordaan have joined calls for the dismissal of Russian manager Igor Gamula, who coaches FC Rostov, the club where South African defender Siyanda Xulu plays.
S’fiso Ncwane’s popular hit Kulungile Baba (It’s OK) followed the final whistle as heartbroken Orlando Pirates players began life without Senzo Meyiwa with a defeat.
Bafana Bafana players will honour their slain captain, Senzo Meyiwa, by going to his grave in Heroes Acre in Mayville cemetery outside Durban next week.
The football association’s gun-free South Africa campaign has received a boost, with big names adding their support.
Two former Bafana Bafana shot-stoppers – Andre Arendse and Brian Baloyi – have called for Moeneeb Josephs to replace Senzo Meyiwa, the 27-year-old goalkeeper who captained both the Buccaneers and the national team.
‘I’m a young legend!” That’s how Portia Modise described herself this week after becoming the first African player to score a century of goals.
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Tuesday. I’m catching up on some reading after a week of higher learning. A pretty damned fine gig. Hanging around Wits, learning shit from cats not much older than my offspring, Small James and Big James.
The silence is about protecting white male privilege, which is under scrutiny in South Africa’s university system.
The ANC has lost moral authority. The public, even its voting public, no longer believes the party will do the right thing.