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May 17, 2018 8:05 AM Zifa congratulate Billiat, Nakamba

ZIFA has congratulated the Warriors’ duo of Khama Billiat and Marvellous Nakamba after their South African and Belgian sides won the 2017/18 league titles respectively. Both are key members of the national squad and Zifa urged Billiat, who plays for Mamelodi Sundowns, and Nakamba of Cercle Brugge to transplant their winning mentality in the Warriors’ 21

May 17, 2018 6:53 AM England World Cup squad named

Trent Alexander-Arnold and Ruben Loftus-Cheek have been selected in Gareth Southgate’s 23-man England squad for the 2018 World Cup soccer finals, with Adam Lallana on standby. Uncapped Liverpool right-back Alexander-Arnold has made just three appearances for England’s Under-21s with this his first senior call-up. After impressing on loan at Crystal Palace 20

May 14, 2018 6:50 PM British rugby player from Durham team dies in Sri Lanka

A British amateur rugby player has died and another is critically ill after complaining of breathing difficulties on returning from a nightclub in Sri Lanka. The pair had been touring the country with Durham-based Clems Pirates RFC when they visited the club in Colombo. Sri Lanka Police said a 26-year-old man had died in hospital at 12:00 local time on Sunday 26

May 5, 2018 5:15 PM Sundowns believed to be forking out millions for Barcelona’s superstars

South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns are believed to have forked out €7-million (around R105-million) to host Spanish champions Barcelona at FNB Stadium on May 16 in an international friendly. The Brazilians confirmed the news on Friday night. The game will be Barcelona’s second visit to the country to face Sundowns. The first match between these 30

May 5, 2018 1:42 PM Luyanda Ntshangase: South African footballer dies after lightning strike

A South African footballer who was struck by lightning during a match has died in hospital, his club confirmed. Maritzburg United striker Luyanda Ntshangase, 21, had been in an induced coma since being injured in the friendly game on 1 March. In a statement on Facebook, the club described him as one its rising young stars and said the team was in mourning 30

May 4, 2018 3:06 AM Bosso deny Muduhwa reports

Highlanders have denied social media reports that their star defender Peter Muduhwa was barred from attending trials at troubled Absa Premiership outfit SuperSport United. The former league champions, who are under caretaker coach and former Warriors’ hardman Kaitano Tembo, are in the unfamiliar relegation play-off zone heading into the final game of the season 40

May 2, 2018 8:29 AM Bosso bounce back – Nehanda Radio

Highlanders chalked up a narrow victory over visiting Mutare City in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Barbourfields yesterday, with Newman Sianchali’s goal making all the difference. Sianchali’s powerfully struck shot in the 77th minute provided some relief for the home fans, some of whom had resigned themselves to a share of the spoils, following 40

May 1, 2018 4:32 PM PSL battle hooliganism in Zimbabwe

The Premier Soccer League seem to be fighting a losing battle against hooliganism as cases of violence at football matches continue to mount this season. The ugly side of hooliganism reared its ugly head again at the weekend when newboys Nichrut’s supporters unleashed hell on giants Caps United players and supporters after their team gave away a healthy 34

April 24, 2018 12:21 PM Douglas Tanyanyiwa dies – Nehanda Radio

Zimbabwean football yesterday woke up to some depressing news following the death of Douglas Tanyanyiwa, a former Dynamos benefactor and owner of ex-Premiership football club Douglas Warriors. He was 64. Tanyanyiwa, who has been unwell for some time, died in the morning yesterday, a day after he had an operation on his leg. A family member said mourners 41

April 24, 2018 5:53 AM Steve falls, Mutasa hangs on

They are both 50, share a common denominator as former players who returned to become coaches of the Glamour Boys of Zimbabwean and South African football, one of them finally fell by the wayside amid chaotic scenes in Durban on Saturday while the other is just hanging on to his job. Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the world of Steve Komphela and Lloyd 38