South Africa

Mathoho to help with set pieces

Kaizer Chiefs defender Erick Mathoho is confident he will have a big impact for South Africa at the Olympics despite not spending much time with the squad.

Fortune backs SA Olympic team

Former Bafana Bafana international Quinton Fortune believes the South Africa under-23 Olympic football team will surprise many people in Brazil.

Mothiba joins up with Olympic squad

The South African men's Olympic are almost at full-strength in Brazil following the arrival of Lille forward Lebo Mothiba.

February up for Khune challenge

South Africa under-23 goalkeeper Jody February is eager to fight for the number one jersey with Itumeleng Khune at the Rio Olympics.

SA U23s 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.

Amaglug-glug see off Brasilia Police Department

The South Africa national team set for duty at the Rio Olympics got their first taste of victory in Brazil, albeit in a 4-0 practice match win over Brasilia Police Department on Friday.

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

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.

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.

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.

Sundowns v Zamalek

Mamelodi Sundowns will complete one of the most remarkable turnarounds in African football history if they secure a point against Egyptian giants Zamalek on Wednesday night.

McCarthy questions Olympics squad

All-time Bafana Bafana top scorer Benni McCarthy raised concerns about the inclusion of Itumeleng Khune and Eric Mathoho in the squad for the Rio Olympic Games.

Serero's problems in Europe revealed?

The coach who gave Thulani Serero his break for the U17 national team, Serame Letsoaka, believes unsolved ongoing injury woes are partly behind his poor season.

Mahlambi wants awards with Bidvest Wits

Phakamani Mahlambi wants to build on a promising debut season in the PSL and is hoping to be Bidvest Wits' top goal-scorer, while also targeting an overseas move.

De Gama reveals lofty ambitions

South Africa Under-23 head coach Owen Da Gama believes his young side has enough quality to claim a gold medal at the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio.

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