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7 of the best-performing managers in the world of football in 2018

The top 7 best-performing managers in the world of football in 2018

7 of the best-performing managers in the world of football in 2018
De Gea shows off new R2.1m Aston Martin ahead of Arsenal cracker

De Gea shows off new R2.1m Aston Martin ahead of Arsenal cracker

Manchester United shot-stopper David De Gea stormed Red Devils training session on Tuesday with his newly acquired Aston Martin Vantage as they prepare to tackle Arsenal in Wednesday’s top-of-the-table Premier League tie.

De Gea shows off new R2.1m Aston Martin ahead of Arsenal cracker
4 football players who played for both Arsenal and Manchester United

4 football players who played for both Arsenal and Manchester United

These 4 football players have played for both Manchester United and Arsenal. Although transfers between rival clubs are a rarity, these 4 signings show it is possible in the modern game. Briefly.co.za looks at how the deals arose.

4 football players who played for both Arsenal and Manchester United
Inside Liverpool owner's mulitmillion dollar mansion (Photos)

Inside Liverpool owner's mulitmillion dollar mansion (Photos)

Chelsea owner Roman Abrahamovic's £340million property portfolio. Roman Abrahamovic is regarded as one of the richest club owners in the world due to his net worth. Briefly.co.za explores his extensive collection.

Inside Liverpool owner's mulitmillion dollar mansion (Photos)
Ballon d’Or 2018 – Final Power Rankings for world’s best footballer

Ballon d’Or 2018 – Final Power Rankings for world’s best footballer

The Ballon d’Or winner will be announced on Monday evening. We profile the top 10 contenders based on current form as well as overall performance for the year. This could be the first year in 10 that a new winner is crowned.

Ballon d’Or 2018 – Final Power Rankings for world’s best footballer
Couple name their child 'Griezmann Mbappe’ to honour football players

Couple name their child 'Griezmann Mbappe’ to honour football players

A French couple are planning to idolise two France national team stars for their heroic performances in Russia Didier Deschamps led his men to win their second World Cup title in history after beating Croatia in the final

Couple name their child 'Griezmann Mbappe’ to honour football players
Arsenal v Tottenham – 4 factors that could decide the London derby

Arsenal v Tottenham – 4 factors that could decide the London derby

Arsenal host Tottenham Hotspurs on Sunday in a huge derby. Separated by only 3 points, the 2 teams are as close as they’ve ever been. The first derby since Wenger’s departure, this one could offer something extra special.

Arsenal v Tottenham – 4 factors that could decide the London derby
Rugby legend Naka Drotské shot 3 times during Pretoria home invasion

Rugby legend Naka Drotské shot 3 times during Pretoria home invasion

Naka Drotské, a rugby legend of note, has been shot 3 times while trying to protect his family during a home robbery. Armed men entered the home where Naka, his brother and his children, as well as Os du Randt were together.

Rugby legend Naka Drotské shot 3 times during Pretoria home invasion
Meet Samuel Appiah Kubi: The Kotoko midfielder and chief of a town

Meet Samuel Appiah Kubi: The Kotoko midfielder and chief of a town

It is rare to see a professional footballer in Ghana who doubles as a traditional ruler. But there is a case of one, as Samuel Appiah Kubi has combined football with the role of chieftaincy. He currently plays for Kotoko.

Meet Samuel Appiah Kubi: The Kotoko midfielder and chief of a town
People of Mzansi, Beyoncé, Jay Z and their children have arrived

People of Mzansi, Beyoncé, Jay Z and their children have arrived

After much anticipation, Queen Bey, her husband Jay-Z and their children were spotted arriving at Lanseria Airport on Thursday afternoon. Mzansi fans lost their minds knowing that they are walking on the same soil as their queen.

People of Mzansi, Beyoncé, Jay Z and their children have arrived
Banyana Banyana’s Thembi Kgatlana’s mom gushes about daughter’s talent

Banyana Banyana’s Thembi Kgatlana’s mom gushes about daughter’s talent

Koko Kgatlana, the proud mom of Banyana Banyana star Thembi Kgatlana, is relieved that Thembi kept playing soccer against her wishes. Koko said she tried to discourage Thembi from playing soccer in favour of athletics.

Banyana Banyana’s Thembi Kgatlana’s mom gushes about daughter’s talent
3 crucial reasons why FC Barcelona should sack Ernesto Valverde

3 crucial reasons why FC Barcelona should sack Ernesto Valverde

Ernesto Valverde guided Barcelona to a league title last season. Many argue though that the brilliance of their star players is what has carried the team. Briefly.co.za analyses 3 factors which may lead to Valverde’s departure.

3 crucial reasons why FC Barcelona should sack Ernesto Valverde
4 of the most underrated English Premier League players today

4 of the most underrated English Premier League players today

These 4 EPL players may not make the news headlines but are crucial to the performance of their teams. They provide the solidity required for the attackers to express themselves. Briefly.co.za looks at the most underrated players.

4 of the most underrated English Premier League players today
Henry’s hopes dashed as Atletico Madrid put 2 past AS Monaco

Henry’s hopes dashed as Atletico Madrid put 2 past AS Monaco

Atletico Madrid rubbed more salt into Thierry Henry’s wounds as they inflicted a 2-0 defeat over AS Monaco. Koke struck the opener as early as the 2nd minute. Thomas Lemar and Radamel Falcao played against their old teammates.

Henry’s hopes dashed as Atletico Madrid put 2 past AS Monaco
Banyana make AFCON final and qualify for the 2019 FIFA World Cup

Banyana make AFCON final and qualify for the 2019 FIFA World Cup

Banyana Banyana are into the final of the 2018 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) and have qualified for the 2019 FIFA World Cup in France. Our ladies have played their hearts out and showed true dedication and talent.

Banyana make AFCON final and qualify for the 2019 FIFA World Cup
Four of the best teams that failed to win the Champions League

Four of the best teams that failed to win the Champions League

Football fans set themselves the challenging task of predicting likely tournament winners at the start of every season. However, the favourites often fail to live up to their billing. We list the greatest teams to fail in Europe.

Four of the best teams that failed to win the Champions League
Embarrassing much? The worst misses in the history of football

Embarrassing much? The worst misses in the history of football

Following a hilarious Matt Richie miss on Monday, Briefly.co.za relives some of the funniest moments in football. At times it really does seem harder to miss than to score and these unbelievable misses fall into that category.

Embarrassing much? The worst misses in the history of football
How I battled depression after winning treble with Barcelona - Iniesta

How I battled depression after winning treble with Barcelona - Iniesta

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta has revealed that he battled depression after winning treble with the Catalans in the 2008-09 season. He joined Japanese topflight side Vissel Kobe from the La Liga side at the end of last season.

How I battled depression after winning treble with Barcelona - Iniesta
7 legendary footballer's kids who are now professional footballers

7 legendary footballer's kids who are now professional footballers

it is certainly a great advantage to have a professional footballer as a parent because their young get exposed to the game from birth and they gain a first-hand experience. Briefly presents to you 9 children who are now pros.

7 legendary footballer's kids who are now professional footballers
King Monada’s voice rang through the stadium as Baroka won their match

King Monada’s voice rang through the stadium as Baroka won their match

Baroka claimed the festive season for Limpopo as they defeated Bidvest Wits 1-0 and head to the Telkom Knockout final. King Monada's Malwedhe was blasting in the background - almost like a theme song for Baroka's players.

King Monada’s voice rang through the stadium as Baroka won their match
Aphiwe Dyantyi named World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year

Aphiwe Dyantyi named World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year

Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi was named the 2018 World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year at Sunday night’s ceremony in Monaco. he has made his country so proud. His debut season has shown his skill and he deserves this.

Aphiwe Dyantyi named World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year
Paul Ince believes Jose Mourinho has suffocated Paul Pogba at Man United

Paul Ince believes Jose Mourinho has suffocated Paul Pogba at Man United

Former England midfielder Paul Ince has blamed Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho for Paul Pogba's struggles at Old Trafford. He re-joined the Red Devils in the summer of 2016 from Juventus but has failed to live to billing.

Paul Ince believes Jose Mourinho has suffocated Paul Pogba at Man United
5 teams who remain unbeaten in their domestic leagues within Europe

5 teams who remain unbeaten in their domestic leagues within Europe

The likes of Real Madrid, Manchester United, Bayern Munich and Barcelona have all tasted defeat this season. However, these 5 teams have showed impressive form as they remain unbeaten in their domestic leagues.

5 teams who remain unbeaten in their domestic leagues within Europe
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