African News

Wits seal MTN8 semi-final berth

Bidvest Wits booked a spot in the MTN8 semi-finals following their 3-1 extra-time win over SuperSport United in their quarter-final clash at Bidvest Stadium on Tuesday.

Mdabuka strike downs Pirates

Ndiviwe Mdabuka scored the only goal of the game as Ajax Cape Town beat Orlando Pirates 1-0 at Orlando Stadium to make the semi-finals of the MTN 8.

Dynamos to get behind coach

Dynamos captain Augustine Mbara revealed the players will support whoever is brought in to lead the club, including newly-appointed head coach Tendai Ndiraya.

SuperSport confirm double deal

SuperSport United coach Gordon Igesund has added two more new faces to his squad in the shape of defender Bongani Khumalo and striker Fagrie Lakay.

Hartog targets AmaKhosi scalp

Maritzburg United captain Ashley Hartog is confident the team can cause an upset when they travel to the FNB Stadium to face Kaizer Chiefs in the MTN8 quarter-finals on Wednesday.

Bwalya ecstatic after CAF win

Football Association of Zambia president Kalusha Bwalya could not hide his delight after the Zambia Under-23 team qualified for the CAF Under-23 Championship.

Kaizer Chiefs v Maritzburg Utd

There will be plenty on the line at the FNB Stadium on Wednesday evening as Kaizer Chiefs and Maritzburg United lock horns in the quarter-finals of the MTN8.

Nuttall looks to the positives

Gor Mahia head coach Frank Nuttall praised the spirit of his squad despite losing to Azam FC in the final of the CECAFA Kagame Club Championship on Sunday.

Oliseh wary of Tanzania threat

Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh says next month's 2017 AFCON qualifier against Tanzania will be "very crucial", both for him personally and the national team's aspirations.

Gradel explains transfer delay

Max Gradel has launched a scathing attack on St Etienne after the club demanded he pay them one million euros to see his move to Bournemouth go through.

Billiat: Downs will miss Schut

Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Khama Billiat admits the absence of former captain Alje Schut will have a big impact on the team's performance this season.

Boxall impressed by creativity

New SuperSport United defender Michael Boxall hopes to add stability to the team to allow the attacking players the freedom to use their skill and creativity.

Komphela: It's a new start

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela is confident that his first trophy in his over a decade coaching career will come in his tenure with the Soweto giants.

Shabba relishing season opener

Kaizer Chiefs captain Siphiwe Tshabalala is looking forward to getting the season underway against Maritzburg United in the MTN8 competition on Wednesday.

Aces complete double swoop

Mpumalanga Black Aces have bolstered their squad significantly after securing the services of striker Kpah Sherman and defender Ashraf Hendricks.

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