All over the world, sports stars are taking to social media to voice their views or to vent their anger – and offending someone in the process. But they would do well to remember that when these comments go viral, hiding them becomes virtually impossible, writes Timothy Molobi.
Forget the unsporting conduct of hosts Congo-Brazzaville every time a South African soccer team competes against them.
It is often said almost doesn’t count and there is no way Kaizer Chiefs will let the league title slip away from them again, writes Timothy Molobi.
The culture of misbehaviour that is slowly creeping into football should be nipped in the bud.
There is no doubt Cameroon will be Bafana’s biggest threat in their 2017 Afcon group matches, but they should keep an eye on the minnows too, writesTimothy Molobi.
Is Mbombela Stadium the place Mamelodi Sundowns visit to surrender their league title chase?
Representation systems have been spoken about in key sporting codes for 21 years – it’s now time for federations to take act.
Eleven clubs have parted ways with their coaches this season, proving once more how trigger-happy club bosses are, writesTimothy Molobi.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has not been spending sleepless nights ahead of their daunting trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo tomorrow.
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane and his players have donated 60 pairs of school shoes to needy pupils in Soweto.
Bafana Bafana once again failed to pass their test against Nigeria in an international friendly at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit this afternoon.
For years now, Kaizer Chiefs’ football manager Bobby Motaung has been accused of bringing the club down by meddling in technical affairs, failing to have players sign contracts in good time and not attracting the right players to the glamour club.
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I’m busy working on Saturday’s babalaas when I get an SMS from a government spin doctor: “King Goodwill Zwelithini is going to talk about the xenophobia at KwaHlongwa near Maphumulo in a couple of hours’ time.”
It’s almost as if you need never ask about the origins of Africa; there never was a time when Africa was not here.
The rest of Africa is Simply, Better, Faster than South Africa, to borrow a phrase from Standard Bank, one of the big four banks that are minting it on our continent.