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Monthly Archives: May 2016

Tinkler’s future in doubt

Orlando Pirates coach Eric Tinkler has said the club will make a decision about his future in the next week or two. Following a season where the club finished empty handed, Tinkler’s future is in doubt. He will see his … Continue reading

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Zidane lavishes praise on ‘team player’ Ronaldo

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane lavished praise on Cristiano Ronaldo after the three-times world player of the year appeared to struggle through the Champions League final against Atletico Madrid on Saturday. Ronaldo was subdued for long spells but fired home … Continue reading

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Xhaka agrees to join Arsenal

Arsenal have reached an agreement to sign combative Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka from Borussia Moenchengladbach on a long-term contract for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League club said on Wednesday. British media reported Xhaka’s transfer fee at about 30 million … Continue reading

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Sundowns replace Vita in Caf Champions League

Mamelodi Sundowns have been promoted back into the Champions League after AS Vita Club were disqualifed, CAF have announced. The Confederation of African Football announced in a tweet from their offcial Twitter account that the PSL side will take the … Continue reading

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Pitso, Billiat receive more accolades

Pitso Mosimane and Khama Billiat celebrated their Absa Premiership championship triumph with Mamelodi Sundowns by winning the final Absa Premiership Coach and Player of the Month awards for the 2015/16 season. The Mamelodi Sundowns coach, Mosimane, has now been honoured … Continue reading

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Benitez signs three-year deal at relegated Newcastle

Rafael Benitez has signed a three-year contract to stay on as Newcastle United manager, after agreeing to lead their quest for an immediate return to the Premier League, the club said on Wednesday. Benitez, who began last season in charge … Continue reading

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PSL Awards nominees revealed

The Premier Soccer League have announced the nominees for the 2015/16 season awards. Mamelodi Sundowns trio Khama Billiat, Keagan Dolly and Hlompho Kekana are up against each other for the Absa Premiership Footballer of the Season, players’ player and best … Continue reading

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Man United sack Van Gaal

Louis van Gaal has been sacked as manager of Manchester United, with former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho set to be named as his replacement. Van Gaal leaves after two years of a three-year contract, having discussed severance terms on Monday. … Continue reading

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Cosmos relegated, Tuks settle for playoffs

Having suffered a 3-1 loss to Maritzburg United, Jomo Cosmos are relegated to the National First Division after University of Pretoria won their final game against Golden Arrows 2-0, meaning they leapfrogged Ezenkosi, who end 16th. The scores in the … Continue reading

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Mourinho set for United

Jose Mourinho will be appointed Manchester United manager next week to replace Louis van Gaal despite Saturday’s FA Cup final victory over Crystal Palace, British media have reported. The 53-year-old Portuguese will take over at United, according to the reports, … Continue reading

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