African News

Baxter's faith to be rewarded

Chiefs have looked a cut above the rest this season, and Stuart Baxter's faith in his squad could prove a key factor in the race for glory.

Janza boosted by Sudan win

Honour Janza is feeling confident ahead of his Zambia's AFCON qualifying campaign after starting his tenure with a win over Sudan.

Pitso impressed with Uzoenyi

Ejike Uzoenyi has earned the praises of his Pitso Mosimane after making his debut for Mamelodi Sundowns on Sunday.

Tanzania unaware of joint bid

The Tanzania Football Federation insist they have not received any communication from Kenya regarding a joint AFCON bid.

Eguavoen gets players' backing

Gombe United's star players have given head coach Austin Eguavoen their full backing after he guided the club out of the relegation zone.

Mphela surgery a success

Kaizer Chiefs have been handed a boost with the news that Katlego Mphela's foot injury is not as bad as was first thought.

Enyeama to miss qualifiers

Nigeria will be without the services of captain Vincent Enyeama for their two Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Congo and South Africa.

Mururi gutted after cup exit

Chemelil Sugar head coach Mike Mururi has expressed his disappointment with his side's exit from the Shield Cup tournament.

Absentee blow for Saintfiet

Tom Saintfiet is preparing to be without four first-choice players when Free State Stars travel to Ajax Cape Town later this month.

AmaZulu are Malajila's 'favourite'

Mamelodi Sundowns striker Cuthbert Malajila has revealed that he believes he has AmaZulu's number after netting a brace against them on Sunday.

Assaidi rejoins Stoke

Liverpool winger Oussama Assaidi will spend his second consecutive season on loan at Stoke City.

Erasmus form delights Mashaba

Bafana Bafana head coach Shakes Mashaba has opened the door for Orlando Pirates striker Kermit Erasmus to return to the national team.

Mkhwanazi blow for Bafana

Bidvest Wits defender Buhle Mkhwanazi will miss Bafana Bafana's two 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sudan and Nigeria because of injury

Mashaba lays into critics

Bafana Bafana head coach Shakes Mashaba has lashed out at media reports which described him as the "cheap option" for the national team job.

Mbesuma salutes Barker

Collins Mbesuma has praised Mpumalanga Black Aces head coach Clive Barker for helping him return to the Zambia national set-up.

Results
South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 31st August
Mamelodi Sundowns 2 - 0 Amazulu
Platinum Stars 0 - 0 Bloemfontein Celtic
Saturday 30th August
Mpumalanga Black Aces 0 - 0 University Of Pretoria
Polokwane City 0 - 3 Orlando Pirates
Kaizer Chiefs 2 - 0 Supersport United

Barclays Premier League
Sunday 31st August
Aston Villa 2 - 1 Hull City
Tottenham Hotspur 0 - 3 Liverpool
Leicester City 1 - 1 Arsenal
Saturday 30th August
Everton 3 - 6 Chelsea
West Ham United 1 - 3 Southampton
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