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Erasmus – “I’m ready”

Orlando Pirates have again impressed on the continental stage by reaching the finals of CAF Confederations Cup. Pivotal to the side’s early season success is striker Kermit Erasmus. The former Supersport United forward sat down with The Football Report to … Continue reading

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Coaching Session 2

Topic: Changing play from congested area/switching play Age 12+ Duration 60 Objective: Take the ball to a less congested area Advance Warm up Duration 15 min Coaching Points Players dribbling in different direction Every player ideally to have own ball … Continue reading

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What’s going on with Bra “Shakes”?

Late last year, I, along with fellow football journalist Joe Crann was invited to do a taping of an AFCON 15 preview show by the good folks at E-TV. I remember vividly as we were doing the taping how upbeat … Continue reading

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Man City Leading the way in youth development

A few week ago, I was afforded the opportunity to visit the Manchester City Academy.While I was there, I realised that when football development is done correctly, it’s amazing what can be achieved. City have seen how having proper development … Continue reading

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The shrewdest moves this transfer window (so far)

The first of July usually marks the first day of pre-season training for most of the teams in the PSL. It’s also usually the day new faces meet up with new teammates and old faces are conspicuous in their absence … Continue reading

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Chabangu looking for Wits move

Midfielder Lerato Chabangu has been spotted training with Bidvest Wits with the hoping of signing for the “Students’ once his current contract with recently relegated Moroka Swallows expires next week. The midfielder had been linked with Wits over the last … Continue reading

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Doutie signs for Atletico

Former Supersport United midfielder Sameegh Doutie has signed for Indian Super League side Atletico Kolkata. The 26-year-old Doutie who spent the last season on loan at Bidvest Wits has made the lucrative switch to the Indian Super League that attracted … Continue reading

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Celtic Abraw to PSL DRC

Bloemfontein Celtic CEO has confirmed that they are taking former Free State Stars striker Camaldine Abraw to the Premier Soccer League DRC. This comes after the Togolese striker was unveiled as a Kaizer Chiefs signing earlier on Tuesday. Celtic claim … Continue reading

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Lebese extends Chiefs stay

Kaizer Chiefs midfielder George Lebese has put pen to paper on a new 3- deal with the club. Lebese enjoyed a highly successful season with the club last term, making 19 starts and netting 7 times. The crowd favourite had … Continue reading

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Top 5 transfer stories of the off-season

The season is over and that can only mean one thing, the transfer season (also known as the silly season) is officially in full swing. We have selected five transfer stories that we feel will garner the most column inches … Continue reading

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