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Carling Black Label Cup preview

All roads lead to Soweto this Saturday for what effectively amounts to the season opener, as Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates clash in the sixth edition of the Carling Black Label Cup.

Chippa confirm Mtsweni signing

Chippa United have further bolstered their squad ahead of the 2016/17 Absa Premiership season with the signing of former Kaizer Chiefs defender Simphiwe Mtsweni.

Lesufi hopeful 'Beautiful Birds will fly again'

Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says he does not plan to give up on his dream of quick-firing Moroka Swallows back to the Premier Soccer League.

Zambia U17's expelled from COSAFA Cup

Zambia's 2017 U-17 COSAFA Cup tournament ended early after they were found guilty of using two overage players in Mauritius.

Gordinho promoted to Supersport first-team

Anthony Gordinho has been rewarded for his performances for Supersport United with a promotion to the first team and a new three-year contract.

Khoza tips Sundowns for CAF glory

Chairman of the Premier Soccer League, Irvin Khoza, hopes Mamelodi Sundowns can replicate Portugal's Euro 2016 triumph by claiming the CAF Champions League trophy this year.%u200B

SA U23's to face Brazil police department

The South African football team has secured a training match against the Brazilian Police Department in preparation for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Ncikazi backing Mekoa to impress

Former Maritzburg United assistant coach Mandla Ncikazi has tipped South Africa Under-23 midfielder Deolin Mekoa for greater heights in his career.

Mosimane touts Zimbabwe to be AFCON 2017 darkhorses

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has tipped Zimbabwe as potential candidates to clinch the 2017 African Cup of Nations title in Gabon.

Mwape joins Nkana FC

Bornwell Mwape has joined Nkana FC on a two-year deal from National First Division outfit Amazulu FC, according to the Post of Zambia.

Muchiri wants top-half finish

Sony Sugar winger Boniface Muchiri has rallied his teammates to make a final push to secure a top half finish in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL).

Mosimane takes dig at Chiefs

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has challenged South Africans to take CAF competition seriously in what appeared to be a dig at Kaizer Chiefs.

Ertugral: Experience is overrated

Mushin Ertugral has shared his thoughts about the upcoming Carling Black Label (CBL) Champion Cup contest between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs.

Fifa president: Nigeria's future is very bright

Fifa president Gianni Infantino says there is no reason why Nigeria can't "challenge the best in the world" in a few years' time.

Coetzee fired up for Olympic test

National Under-23 defender Rivaldo Coetzee is fired for the Olympic Games as Owen da Gama's side put the final touches on their preparations for Rio.

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