Confederation of African Football

Female security guard brutally attacked in South Africa football

<b>WARNING: The following contains images that some viewers may find disturbing.</b><p>0:18<p>Were Southampton robbed of a goal?<p>1:30<p>Gunners storm home to punish …

South Africa

Free-scoring Salah crowned PFA Player of the Year

2018-04-23 07:34<p>Mohamed Salah (Twitter)<p>London - <b>Mohamed Salah</b> was crowned the <b>Premier League's Players' Player of the Year</b> on Sunday, with his …

Soccer

Van Dijk: No need to panic about Liverpool defence against Roma

Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk says defensive errors against West Brom are not a concern ahead of Tuesday's Champions League semi-final against Roma.

Soccer

Ghana coach Appiah goes on UK scouting mission

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah is considering Huddesfield Town striker Collin Quaner for Black Stars duty after meeting with the player in England.<p>Appiah …

Africa

Sport24.co.za | Messi zooms past Ronaldo as top earner

Lionel Messi has overtaken Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest earner in world football while Jose Mourinho tops the managers' chart.

Soccer

Ajax Cape Town running out of chances to stave off relegation

CAPE TOWN - It's yet another massive week for Ajax Cape Town as they continue their quest to steer the club to PSL safety.Still mired …

Sport (South Africa)

PSL Boss Irvin Khoza Talks About Moses Mabhida Stadium Violence

Publisher:SABC DigitalPublication Date:23 April 2018Tags:South Africa, Soccer<p>Premier Soccer League chairman and Orlando Pirates boss Irvin Khoza …

Africa

Zaha: Referees want me to get banned

2018-04-23 14:50<p>Wilfried Zaha (Getty)<p>Cape Town - <b>Wilfried Zaha</b> is unhappy with the treatment he has been getting from referees, saying he feels there …

Soccer

Bantwana into camp as World Cup prep gathers pace

The Bantwana national Under-17 women’s side have kicked off phase two of their Road to Uruguay with a preparation camp which started in Johannesburg …

Sport (South Africa)

Guardiola: Stones will be fit for the World Cup

Cape Town - <b>Pep Guardiola</b> is confident <b>Manchester City</b> defender <b>John Stones</b> will play in the remaining games of the season to force his way into the …

Soccer

Wenger stayed true to himself even in tough periods of Arsenal tenure

CAPE TOWN - In those famous lines from the William Shakespeare play, Mark Antony delivers a rousing speech at the funeral of Julius Caesar: “I come …

Sport (South Africa)

How Sadio Mane and Liverpool are helping the fight against HIV in Malawi

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane will become a star of the small screen to help fight the spread of HIV in Malawi.<p>Liverpool Football Club's official …

Liverpool FC

SAFA urges public to identify Moses Mabhida 'hooligans'

2018-04-23 11:50<p>Crowd violence in Durban (Gallo)<p>Cape Town - The South African Football Association (SAFA) released a statement calling on members of …

Sport (South Africa)

Schalke waste two-goal lead to draw at Cologne | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Schalke 04 squandered a two-goal advantage to settle for a 2-2 draw at bottom club Cologne on Sunday but stayed two points clear in second place in the Bundesliga with three games left.<p>Soccer Football - Bundesliga - FC Cologne v Schalke 04 - RheinEnergieStadion, Cologne, Germany …

Soccer

Steve Komphela managerial factfile

2018-04-23 11:41<p>Steve Komphela (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - <b>Sport24</b> takes a closer look at <b>Steve Komphela's</b> record while at the helm of <b>Kaizer Chiefs</b> with …

Sport (South Africa)

United FA Cup final favourites, says Conte

2018-04-23 10:55<p>Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte (Gallo Images)<p>London - <b>Antonio Conte</b> says <b>Chelsea</b> will be underdogs when they face <b>Manchester United</b> and …

Soccer

Robben: Bayern must be fearless against Real

Arjen Robben says Bayern Munich can ill afford to show Real Madrid any fear if they want to avoid a second-straight Champions League exit.

Soccer

Sport24.co.za | Lukaku: United can win Premier League next year

Romelu Lukaku believes the current Manchester United squad can win next season's Premier League, blaming a lack of consistency for this year's …

Soccer

5 candidates to replace Komphela at Kaizer Chiefs

2018-04-23 08:41<p>Luc Eymael and Steve Komphela (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - Sport24 looks at <b>5</b> possible candidates to replace <b>Steve Komphela</b> as <b>Kaizer …

Sport (South Africa)

Sport24.co.za | Pogba: I have no problem with Mourinho

Paul Pogba, who has even been linked with a summer move away from Old Trafford, said that he always accepts Jose Mourinho's decisions.

Soccer

Davids: We showed them in the second half

Cape Town - <b>Maritzburg United</b> coach <b>Fadlu Davids</b> praised his players for turning in a top performance to help the Team of Choice beat <b>Mamelodi Sundowns</b> …

Sport (South Africa)

Las Palmas sent packing from La Liga after Alaves drubbing

MADRID – Las Palmas had their relegation from La Liga confirmed on Sunday following an emphatic 4-0 defeat at home to Alaves.The club from Gran …

Soccer

Champions City rout Swansea

2018-04-22 19:57<p>Gabriel Jesus and Kevin de Bruyne (Twitter)<p>Cape Town - English Premier League champions Manchester City were once again in imperious …

Soccer

Livescoring

Manchester City Swansea City<p>Danilo<br>• Vincent Kompany<br>• Raheem Sterling<br>• Ilkay Gundogan<br>• Aymeric Laporte<br>• Kevin De Bruyne<br>• Fabian Delph<br>• Bernardo Silva<br>• David …

Soccer

Five-star Man City edge closer to Premier League record

Pep Guardiola’s hope that his team’s hunger to rewrite the English football record books would see them maintain their championship-winning form …

Soccer

Franchises must listen to fans' rants and raves

It’s common in rugby to have a superior attitude to other sports, probably because there is so much to recommend about it.I’m guilty of this. But us …

Sport (South Africa)

Sport24.co.za | Chelsea down Saints, face Man Utd in FA Cup final

Chelsea booked an FA Cup final showdown with Manchester United as Olivier Giroud tormented Southampton at Wembley.

Soccer

Arsene Wenger didn’t just change English football, he changed the African game too

As Arsene Wenger steps down as Arsenal coach and the longest serving manager in the English Premier League era, a discussion of his legacy will inevitably ensue.<p>In England, introducing new training methods, radically changing dietary and nutrition habits at Arsenal influenced other clubs, grooming …

Soccer

'Difficult' for Manchester United to catch Manchester City next season

LONDON - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho admitted his side have little chance of catching Premier League champions Manchester City next …

Soccer

Fifa experts give Morocco 2026 World Cup bid mixed review

Fifa experts will make a second visit to Morocco next week after expressing some concerns over hotel capacity and stadiums earmarked for the North African nation's bid to host the 2026 World Cup.

North Africa