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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
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
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
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
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
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
Solinas vows not to take Leopards lightly ahead of Telkom cup clash

Solinas vows not to take Leopards lightly ahead of Telkom cup clash

Giovanni Solinas has pledged urgency and focus ahead of Kaizer Chiefs’ encounter against Black Leopards. IOL reported that Solinas will not be taking Leopards lightly at all. Their last encounter saw Leopards causing a huge upset.

Solinas vows not to take Leopards lightly ahead of Telkom cup clash
Thabiso Semenya thrilled to remain in PSL as he signs for Baroka FC

Thabiso Semenya thrilled to remain in PSL as he signs for Baroka FC

Former Polokwane City defender, Thabiso Semenya, has signed for Baroka FC recently. Semenya had trials with a few other clubs but chose Baroka FC. The club confirmed the signing of Davies Nkausu from Zambia. as well.

Thabiso Semenya thrilled to remain in PSL as he signs for Baroka FC
SA face another drought but this time the goals are in short supply

SA face another drought but this time the goals are in short supply

The average goals per game amount to only 1,87 with Bidvest Wits the best of a low-scoring bunch. A damning stat is that 50% of PSL clubs have an average of less than a goal per game. A number of factors should be considered.

SA face another drought but this time the goals are in short supply
Percy Tau believes loan from Brighton to Belgium is brilliant

Percy Tau believes loan from Brighton to Belgium is brilliant

From the Brazilians to Brighton to Belgium – Percy Tau is taking it all in his stride. His critics have questioned the loan spell at Belgium team, Royale-Union Saint-Gilloise, as it now means 2nd-tier football.

Percy Tau believes loan from Brighton to Belgium is brilliant
Delron Buckley cautions Siphiwe Tshabalala on unpredictable Turkish fans

Delron Buckley cautions Siphiwe Tshabalala on unpredictable Turkish fans

: Delron Buckley feels Siphiwe Tshabalala needs to hit the ground running to avoid the Turkish fans turning on him. Buckley represented Bafana Bafana and had successful spells at various European clubs, including in Germany.

Delron Buckley cautions Siphiwe Tshabalala on unpredictable Turkish fans
Bafana Bafana look to flex their muscles against Supersport United

Bafana Bafana look to flex their muscles against Supersport United

Bafana Bafana have lined up a friendly against Supersport United on Wednesday. The contest will serve as a training exercise with certain tactical requests from coach, Stuart Baxter. Baxter has to contend with a few injuries too.

Bafana Bafana look to flex their muscles against Supersport United
Sundowns Coach, Pitso Mosimane, fears a conspiracy plot and feels referees aren’t accountable

Sundowns Coach, Pitso Mosimane, fears a conspiracy plot and feels referees aren’t accountable

Poor PSL officiating and assault charges make Pito Mosimane fume. The Brazilians coach received a disciplinary charge from the PSL after a scuffle between himself and a security guard. They also suffered from dubious decisions.

Sundowns Coach, Pitso Mosimane, fears a conspiracy plot and feels referees aren’t accountable
Katsande and Billiat being smartly managed by Chiefs coach Solinas

Katsande and Billiat being smartly managed by Chiefs coach Solinas

The Kaizer Chiefs boss values 32-year-old Willard Katsande but realizes the importance of having a plan B too. The coach is similarly managing the workload of Absa premiership player of the month, Khama Billiat.

Katsande and Billiat being smartly managed by Chiefs coach Solinas
Mamelodi Sundowns close to exciting signing of Brazilian youngster

Mamelodi Sundowns close to exciting signing of Brazilian youngster

Mamelodi Sundowns are scouting Brazilian Nathan Junior. The youngster is having his trial at Chloorkop currently. Junior could join 3 other South Americans at the Brazilians following Ricardo Nascimento, Gaston Sirino and Jose Ali

Mamelodi Sundowns close to exciting signing of Brazilian youngster
Jackson optimistic about retaining his place in the Orlando Pirates goal

Jackson optimistic about retaining his place in the Orlando Pirates goal

Orlando Pirates keeper, Jackson Mabokgwane, looking to remain as number one. The 30-year-old only made his maiden appearance of the season over the weekend. The Buccaneers were held to a 1-1 draw against Amazulu on Saturday.

Jackson optimistic about retaining his place in the Orlando Pirates goal
Baroka FC looking to seal the deal on sensational forward signing

Baroka FC looking to seal the deal on sensational forward signing

Baroka FC have confirmed the signing of a new striker. Sources close to the club confirm the player is Lusaka Dynamos' forward, Chris Mugalu. Zesco United’s Lazarous Kambole was previously linked with Baroka as well.

Baroka FC looking to seal the deal on sensational forward signing
Danish coach could be on his way to Mamelodi Sundowns

Danish coach could be on his way to Mamelodi Sundowns

Mamelodi Sundowns have been linked with Danish coach, Jesper Fredberg. Fredberg reportedly in Ethiopia currently but set for meeting with the Brazilians. It is yet to be confirmed if Fredberg is being considered as head coach.

Danish coach could be on his way to Mamelodi Sundowns
Kamohelo Mokotjo hoping Bafana's Stuart Baxter notes his impressive club form

Kamohelo Mokotjo hoping Bafana's Stuart Baxter notes his impressive club form

Kamohelo Mokotjo is optimistic that Bafana Bafana coach, Stuart Baxter, is noting his club form. The Brentford midfielder has been in impressive form and produced a man of the match display over the weekend against Leeds.

Kamohelo Mokotjo hoping Bafana's Stuart Baxter notes his impressive club form
Selection headaches as Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni Solinas bemoans quality

Selection headaches as Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni Solinas bemoans quality

Giovanni Solinas shares the challenge he faces to select the best starting 11. Polokwane City beat the Glamour Boys 1-0 in Durban. The coach feels the high quality and work ethic within the squad causes a selection headache.

Selection headaches as Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni Solinas bemoans quality
Cape Town City without a win in 7 as they draw to Maritzburg United

Cape Town City without a win in 7 as they draw to Maritzburg United

Maritzburg United and Cape Town City play out to goalless draw. Citizens now winless in 7. United and City lie 13th and 14th in the table respectively and perhaps the log position is an indication of the quality the 2 teams lack

Cape Town City without a win in 7 as they draw to Maritzburg United
Benni doesn’t pull any punches and vows honest and direct approach with players

Benni doesn’t pull any punches and vows honest and direct approach with players

Benni McCarthy doesn’t pull any punches and vows honest and direct approach with players. It seems McCarthy will now be entrusting the same team that triumphed in the MTN8 against Supersport United on Saturday.

Benni doesn’t pull any punches and vows honest and direct approach with players
Brilliant Billiat scoops award but is not hasty for Europe yet

Brilliant Billiat scoops award but is not hasty for Europe yet

Khama Billiat recently won the player of the month award but not ready for Europe. The Amakhosi forward scored twice and provided 2 assists in September. Billiat credits the team for his success and says he still needs to grow

Brilliant Billiat scoops award but is not hasty for Europe yet
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