African News

Chippa United 1-1 Sundowns

Thami Sangweni salvaged a point for Chippa United as they secured a 1-1 draw against Mamelodi Sundowns on Wednesday evening.

Kaizer Chiefs 1-1 Swallows

Kaizer Chiefs' winning streak ended when they were held 1-1 by Moroka Swallows in a Premiership clash played on Wednesday.

Bidvest Wits 0-2 Polokwane City

Polokwane City celebrated a 2-0 win over Bidvest Wits at the Bidvest Stadium on a balmy spring evening in Johannesburg on Wednesday night.

Pretoria University 1-2 Celtic

A brace from Lerato Lamola saw Celtic come from behind to secure a 2-1 win over University of Pretoria in the Premiership on Wednesday.

SuperSport Utd 1-4 Maritzburg

Maritzburg made it two wins on the bounce after clinching a 4-1 victory over SuperSport at the Lucas Moripe Stadium on Wednesday.

Ajax CT 2-1 Platinum Stars

Ajax Cape Town hoisted themselves back up to second in the Premiership standings as they brushed aside Platinum Stars 2-1 on Wednesday.

Free State Stars 0-0 AmaZulu

Free State Stars were unable to make the most of home-ground advantage as they were held to a 0-0 draw against AmaZulu on Wednesday.

Baxter guards against hype

Kaizer Chiefs head coach Stuart Baxter says the ability to stay grounded will be key to his side maintain their form this season.

CAF critical of Platini

CAF has expressed concerns about Michel Platini airing his opinions on the Africa Cup of Nations in the public domain.

Phungwayo laments penalty

Patrick Phungwayo said the penalty conceded against Mpumalanga Black Aces, on Tuesday, had a significant impact on the outcome of the match.

Shaibu to pick from 66 players

Nigeria caretaker coach Shaibu Amodu has been handed a list of 66 players to choose from for the Super Eagles' final two 2015 AFCON qualifiers.

Barker proud of his Aces

Clive Barker was complimentary of his squad, after they executed an epic upset against Orlando Pirates at the Mbombela Stadium on Tuesday.

Aces are raising the bar

Black Aces now feel they have the capacity to challenge for the Premiership title, after beating Orlando Pirates 2-1 on Tuesday night.

Van Heerden out for two months

Marc van Heerden will be sidelined from football for about two months, after it was established that he has a grade 2 tear on his medial collateral ligament.

Baxter wary of ailing Birds

Kaizer Chiefs head coach Stuart Baxter is wary of taking Moroka Swallows' off-field problems for granted ahead of Wednesday's Premiership clash.

Results
South African ABSA Premier League
Wednesday 22nd October
Free State Stars 0 - 0 Amazulu
Bidvest Wits 0 - 2 Polokwane City
Supersport United 1 - 4 Maritzburg United
Ajax Cape Town 2 - 1 Platinum Stars
University Of Pretoria 1 - 2 Bloemfontein Celtic

Barclays Premier League
Monday 20th October
West Bromwich Albion 2 - 2 Manchester United
Sunday 19th October
Stoke City 2 - 1 Swansea City
Queens Park Rangers 2 - 3 Liverpool
Saturday 18th October
Southampton 8 - 0 Sunderland
Newcastle United 1 - 0 Leicester City
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