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Uefa Champions League preview: 6 key stats for the upcoming fixtures

Uefa Champions League preview: 6 key stats for the upcoming fixtures

Uefa Champions League preview: 6 key stats for the upcoming fixtures
English Premier League’s worst starting 11 so far this season

English Premier League’s worst starting 11 so far this season

Here we take a look at the worst performing 11 so far this season. Our first pick falls into the statistically poor category – Goalkeeper Hamer has made the most errors leading to a goal. Conceding 9 goals in 2 games says it all.

English Premier League’s worst starting 11 so far this season
Former Manchester City star Nigel de Jong flaunts car showroom on social media

Former Manchester City star Nigel de Jong flaunts car showroom on social media

Former Manchester City defender Nigel de Jong is certainly ready for life after football as he flaunts incredible car showroom on social media. He joined Qatari side Al Ahli in July after short spell with Galatasary last term.

Former Manchester City star Nigel de Jong flaunts car showroom on social media
Modric reveals Real Madrid players bet Ronaldo will not be leaving the club

Modric reveals Real Madrid players bet Ronaldo will not be leaving the club

Real Madrid star Luka Modric has revealed his teammates were sure of Cristiano Ronaldo staying at the Bernabeu at the summer. The current FIFA The Best Men's player of the year added that many of them placed a bet on Ronaldo.

Modric reveals Real Madrid players bet Ronaldo will not be leaving the club
Arsene Wenger says he will return to football in January 2019

Arsene Wenger says he will return to football in January 2019

Former Monaco and Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has made it clear that he will return to football management in January 2019. The Frenchman spent 22 years in charge of the Gunners and has been replaced with Emery.

Arsene Wenger says he will return to football in January 2019
Top 10 international football stars to have successfully completed a university degree

Top 10 international football stars to have successfully completed a university degree

Footballers are known to be good at what they do on the field which has brought them fame and fortune. A couple of players have completed their degrees in various fields and even furthered into getting a masters degree.

Top 10 international football stars to have successfully completed a university degree
Eden Hazard for Gareth Bale swop deal sends twitter into overdrive

Eden Hazard for Gareth Bale swop deal sends twitter into overdrive

Reports have also emerged indicating strong interest from Real Madrid toward Chelsea’s influential forward, Eden Hazard. Whether there is any substance to the rumours, remains to be seen. Twitter followers have had their say.

Eden Hazard for Gareth Bale swop deal sends twitter into overdrive
Top 7 successful players that became great managers in the modern era

Top 7 successful players that became great managers in the modern era

Here we take a look at 7 of the best. Capello enjoyed a successful career as a player but an even more successful career as a manager. Simeone strikes one as a coach preaching the saying, ‘a good worker doesn’t blame his tools.'

Top 7 successful players that became great managers in the modern era
Twitter reacts to Kaizer Chiefs star Lebogang Manyama’s miraculous car crash escape

Twitter reacts to Kaizer Chiefs star Lebogang Manyama’s miraculous car crash escape

Kaizer Chiefs star midfielder Lebogang Manyama has survived what has been described as a horror car accident which took place on the N1 after the Malibongwe Interchange in southern Johannesburg. Manyama driving home after training

Twitter reacts to Kaizer Chiefs star Lebogang Manyama’s miraculous car crash escape
Griezmann at the double as France heap more misery on Germany

Griezmann at the double as France heap more misery on Germany

Germany opened the scoring through a Toni Kroos penalty. France rallied back and Antoine Griezmann equalized with a magnificent header. France then sealed the winner from a controversial penalty in the 80th minute.

Griezmann at the double as France heap more misery on Germany
Brazil sneak a last minute win over rivals Argentina in Saudi Arabia

Brazil sneak a last minute win over rivals Argentina in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia hosted the contest between the 2 South American giants, Brazil and Argentina on Tuesday. Brazil dominated possession but struggled to forge clear-cut opportunities. However, Miranda scored the late winner.

Brazil sneak a last minute win over rivals Argentina in Saudi Arabia
Cristiano Ronaldo Jr copies father by netting a hat-trick for Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo Jr copies father by netting a hat-trick for Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo is excited that his first son Ronaldo Jr is learning fast after he scored a brace for his Juventus youth team. In an instagram post on Sunday, the 33-year-old Portuguese star celebrated his two strikes.

Cristiano Ronaldo Jr copies father by netting a hat-trick for Juventus
Usain Bolt scores twice for Central Coast Mariners in win over Macarthur

Usain Bolt scores twice for Central Coast Mariners in win over Macarthur

Usain Bolt was in the best form of his life on Friday morning, October 12, scoring two goals for Central Coast Mariners on his debut trial match against Macarthur South West United. The 32-year-old is looking for a contract.

Usain Bolt scores twice for Central Coast Mariners in win over Macarthur
Petrol and data costs lower in Lesotho and South Africans aren’t amused

Petrol and data costs lower in Lesotho and South Africans aren’t amused

Social medial user @JackDevero shared a controversial tweet on 13th October. He disclosed that the petrol price in Lesotho is set at only R13,95 per litre and R150 allows you to purchase 4 gigabytes of data from Vodacom Lesotho.

Petrol and data costs lower in Lesotho and South Africans aren’t amused
6 small football clubs that are owned by world-renowned icons

6 small football clubs that are owned by world-renowned icons

When one considers the relatively short careers players have and the vast sums of money some retire with, it stands to reason that many of them would opt to invest in a football club as a business. Drogba, Beckham, to name a few.

6 small football clubs that are owned by world-renowned icons
Jose Mourinho considering signing Zlatan Ibrahimovic in January 2019

Jose Mourinho considering signing Zlatan Ibrahimovic in January 2019

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly considering bringing striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic back to Old Trafford when the January 2019 transfer window opens. He spent two seasons at Man United before leaving.

Jose Mourinho considering signing Zlatan Ibrahimovic in January 2019
Revealed - The top 5 highest paid footballers in the world today

Revealed - The top 5 highest paid footballers in the world today

The average weekly wage for a footballer in the English Premier League was approximately £50,000 based on a 2017 study. However, that pales in comparison to what these 5 mega-stars earn. Number 5 starts with a massive £400,000.

Revealed - The top 5 highest paid footballers in the world today
Lekota: Land reform will cause war in SA because it's unconstitutional

Lekota: Land reform will cause war in SA because it's unconstitutional

Mosiuoa Lekota says continuing with land expropriation is going to lead to war in SA. Lekota said that peace in South Africa is what the struggle fighters fought for and told the Kliprivier community to vote out the ANC.

Lekota: Land reform will cause war in SA because it's unconstitutional
Bafana Bafana have advantage on pitch and in air over Seychelles

Bafana Bafana have advantage on pitch and in air over Seychelles

Seychelles face a tough battle with Bafana Bafana on Saturday at the FNB stadium but an even tougher route home. Conversely, the Seychelles team will have to deal with a gruelling, much longer flight through Nairobi in Kenya.

Bafana Bafana have advantage on pitch and in air over Seychelles
Teko Modise’s path to Europe blocked and Irvin Khoza played a part

Teko Modise’s path to Europe blocked and Irvin Khoza played a part

The veteran midfielder spoke at the launch of his biography, ‘The Curse of Teko Modise’. Modise explained, "I remember my Bafana Bafana team-mates saying at the time asking what I was doing still playing local football.”

Teko Modise’s path to Europe blocked and Irvin Khoza played a part
Bafana’s road to AFCON 2019 – what lies ahead for Baxter’s boys

Bafana’s road to AFCON 2019 – what lies ahead for Baxter’s boys

Bafana Bafana are currently well placed in their qualifying group for AFCON 2019. Bafana Bafana are currently second in their group behind leaders Libya. Both have 4 points followed by Nigeria on 3 points. Seychelles are on zero.

Bafana’s road to AFCON 2019 – what lies ahead for Baxter’s boys
SABC’s offer for Bafana rights was discourteous fumes Danny Jordaan

SABC’s offer for Bafana rights was discourteous fumes Danny Jordaan

Local football and the SABC were often viewed as an inseparable pair – they went together like cheese and crackers, mash and gravy, etc. That is set to change as SAFA announced that Bafana's games will not be aired by the SABC

SABC’s offer for Bafana rights was discourteous fumes Danny Jordaan
Thabo Nodada destined for greater things according to Benni McCarthy

Thabo Nodada destined for greater things according to Benni McCarthy

McCarthy feels Nodada possesses all the qualities required to make a successful switch to European football. With such rave reviews, it’s fairly obvious why Nodada was named the club’s Player of the season last term.

Thabo Nodada destined for greater things according to Benni McCarthy
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