Premiership champions to walk away with R15-million after PSL increases prize money

The domestic premiership champions will walk away with a hefty R15 million cheque next season after the Premier Soccer League (PSL) increased the prize money on Wednesday. PSL Chairman Irvin Khoza made the announcement at the league’s offices in Parktown and he also revealed the fixtures for the coming campaign. The prize money for the … Read morePremiership champions to walk away with R15-million after PSL increases prize money

Bafana Bafana legend Phil Masinga has died

Bafana Bafana legend Phil Masinga has died. Buddha Mathathe‚ the president of the South African Masters and Legend Football Association‚ told TimesLIVE that Masinga passed away at a Parktown hospital on Sunday morning after a long illness. “He is gone. Our legend is gone…….It is not right‚” said an emotional Mathathe on Sunday morning. “It … Read moreBafana Bafana legend Phil Masinga has died

Bobby Motaung explains why he brought Middendorp back to Chiefs

Kaizer Chiefs needed a new coach who “has an understanding of the club’s footballing culture”‚ Bobby Motaung explained of the appointment of Ernst Middendorp to that position on Friday. Middendorp‚ viewed more as something of a journeyman “Mr Fix-it” for medium-sized Premier Soccer League (PSL) teams than a coach of a Soweto giant‚ sensationally made … Read moreBobby Motaung explains why he brought Middendorp back to Chiefs

Cristiano Ronaldo will give Juventus UEFA Champions League advantage and rejuvenate Serie A

Cristiano Ronaldo has been tipped to rejuvenate Italian football and give Juventus an ‘advantage’ in their bid to finally win the UEFA Champions League again. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner was an integral part of Real’s four Champions League titles in the past five seasons, while the honour has eluded the Italian giants since 1996. Last season, … Read moreCristiano Ronaldo will give Juventus UEFA Champions League advantage and rejuvenate Serie A

Ajax Cape Town restored to the PSL after judge rules in their favour

Ajax Cape Town have effectively been restored to 15th position in the Absa Premiership after their bid to set aside the ruling for arbiter Advocate William Mokhari was successful on Monday. Judge Denise Fisher has ruled in the favour of the Cape Town club‚ saying only FIFA has the jurisdiction to rule on the matter. … Read moreAjax Cape Town restored to the PSL after judge rules in their favour

Reports: Zidane Receives Whopping £176m Offer

Just days after his shock departure from Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane has reportedly received a whopping £176 million offer that would see him earn about £120 000 a day. The Frenchman announced his surprise departure from Los Blancos on Thursday, saying he wanted to leave “when everything was going well” rather than in a bad moment. Many … Read moreReports: Zidane Receives Whopping £176m Offer

David Thidiela insists Black Leopards will make Thohoyandou Stadium PSL compliant

Black Leopards chairman David Thidiela says he will do everything in his power to make sure the club plays their Premier Soccer League home matches at Thohoyandou Stadium next season. Leopards joined NFD champions Highlands Park in the Absa Premiership by winning the play-offs on Wednesday following a 1-0 victory over Jomo Cosmos at the … Read moreDavid Thidiela insists Black Leopards will make Thohoyandou Stadium PSL compliant

Is Thohoyandou Stadium fit to host Premiership games?

Following Black Leopards’ promotion to the Absa Premiership questions have arisen if whether the club’s home stadium, the Thohoyandou Stadium, will be capable to host Premiership games. The stadium has a poor playing surface along with grand stands that don’t match those of any of the stadium that are being used to host Absa Premiership … Read moreIs Thohoyandou Stadium fit to host Premiership games?

Mohamed Salah will be fit to play in World Cup, says Egyptian FA

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah will be fit to feature in the World Cup group stages, according to the Egyptian Football Association. The forward looked unlikely to play any part in the summer tournament after sustaining a shoulder injury in the first half of Liverpool’s 3-1 defeat against Real Madrid in the Champions League final on Saturday night before leaving the … Read moreMohamed Salah will be fit to play in World Cup, says Egyptian FA

Sergio Ramos ‘forced to change phone number after threats over Mohamed Salah challenge’

Salah was forced out of the Champions League final injured following the challenge from Ramos. Sergio Ramos has reportedly been forced to change his phone number following threats over his Mohamed Salah challenge. The Real Madrid defender brought down his Liverpool rival in the Champions League final, forcing the Egyptian to be substituted off with … Read moreSergio Ramos ‘forced to change phone number after threats over Mohamed Salah challenge’