South Africa

Dolly: Rio will be life-changing

Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Keagan Dolly has conceded that he cannot contain his excitement ahead of competing in the 2016 Rio Olympic games.

Rio Olympics football draw

Amaglug-glug and Banyana Banyana have both been grouped with hosts Brazil for the Rio Olympic games after the draw took place at the Maracana Stadium on Thursday.

Furman bemoans Mokotjo loss

Bafana Bafana and SuperSport United midfielder Dean Furman has bemoaned Kamohelo Mokotjo's decision to retire, temporarily, from international football.

Algeria top latest FIFA Africa rankings

Algeria have returned to the top of FIFA's latest Africa rankings, replacing Cape Verde as the No 1 team on the continent with Ivory Coast still second.

Igesund comments on Mokotjo debacle

Gordon Igesund believes that the current 'Shakes Mashaba vs Kamohelo Mokotjo' debacle is up to the Bafana Bafana coach to resolve.

Mokotjo announces international retirement

FC Twente midfielder Kamohelo Mokotjo has announced his retirement from international football due to 'unfortunate circumstances'.

Rikhotso eyes Olympic medal

South Africa under-23 defender Tshepo Rikhotso believes the national team stands a good chance of winning a medal at the Rio Olympic Games.

Paulse urges Nxumalo to keep pushing

Veteran Ajax Cape Town striker Nathan Paulse has warned Prince Nxumalo to not rest on his laurels following his debut for Bafana Bafana against Cameroon on Tuesday.

Free State Stars keen to retain Solinas

Givovanni Solinas impressive start to life at Free State Stars have prompted club officials into considering extending his current deal.

Rabede calls for Bafana introspection

Bafana Bafana legend Lucas Radebe has called for an introspection on the state of football and an assessment on the quality of footballers South Africa produces.

Mashaba laments lack of goals

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba bemoaned his team's lack of edge in front of goal after their goalless draw against Cameroon on Tuesday.

Hlanti grateful for the opportunity

Bidvest Wits fullback Sifiso Hlanti has thanked coach Shakes Mashaba for the faith he's shown in him, following the defender's national team debut against Cameroon.

Bafana AFCON hopes dashed in stalemate

Bafana Bafana's slim hopes of qualifying for the 2017 AFCON in Gabon were dashed as they were held to a goalless draw with Cameroon at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Tuesday.

Khune holds Bafana faith

Bafana Bafana captain Itumeleng Khune believes a positive result against Cameroon would put them right back on track for 2017 AFCON qualification.

Motupa: The Brazil trip was valuable

Orlando Pirates midfielder Gift Motupa insists the South African Under-23 side learned a lot from their trip to Brazil, even though they ended up on the losing side.

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