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WARRIORS right wing-back Noel Kaseke has joined Edward Sadomba in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after signing for Pro League side Al-Shaab yesterday. ...
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LONDON — Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson accused assistant referee Simon Beck of denying Wayne Rooney a clear penalty as Spurs came from behind to snatch a draw at White Hart Lane. ...
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MADRID — Atletico Madrid took full advantage of Barcelona’s defeat at Real Sociedad and closed to within eight points of the La Liga leaders when Adrian and Koke struck in a 2-0 win at home to Levante on Sunday. ...
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WARRIORS goalkeeper Energy Murambadoro could make a return to the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League (PSL) as his struggle to join a South African club has seemingly hit a snag. ...
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LONDON — Chelsea held off London rivals Arsenal at Stamford Bridge to claim their first home win of 2013 at the fourth attempt after a 2-1 win. Do ...
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JOHANNESBURG — Unseasonably cold temperatures, hours of driving rain, uninspiring football and no goals marked a truly dismal opening day at the African Nations Cup (Afcon) on Saturday. ...
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SAN SEBASTIAN — Real Sociedad brought Barcelona’s unbeaten La Liga record to an end with a stunning 3-2 win on Saturday. ...
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LONDON - Two managers under immense pressure clash tomorrow when Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal travel to face Rafael Benitez’s Chelsea. ...
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MADRID - Lionel Messi says Barcelona cannot afford to lose focus in La Liga if they are to regain the Spanish title. ...
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FC PLATINUM defender Qadr Amini has joined the Great Trek to South Africa after he reportedly left the country last week to try his luck with Absa Premiership side SuperSport United. ...
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JOHANNESBURG — South Africa’s footballers have agreed to forego bonus payments at the African Nations Cup finals until the knockout stage of the tournament, coach Gordon Igesund said on Wednesday. ...
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JOHANNESBURG — Mali national team has had a satisfactory preparation for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, according to coach Patrice Carteron, who took charge of the outfit last year following the exit of Alain Giresse. However, the armed conflict underway in the West African country is on the mind of many players as they wrap up groundwork for the tournament. ...
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LONDON - Jack Wilshere’s late strike gave Arsenal a 1-0 FA Cup third-round replay win over Swansea City and Wayne Rooney’s first goal in over a month earned Manchester United a 1-0 victory over West Ham United on Wednesday. ...
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BARCELONA - Holders Barcelona squandered a chance to all but seal a probable King’s Cup semi-final showdown with Real Madrid when they conceded a late goal to draw 2-2 at home to 10-man Malaga in their last-eight first-leg match on Wednesday. ...
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ORLANDO PIRATES coach Roger de Sa and his technical team have welcomed Ronald Chitiyo for an assessment with the club. ...
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South African Premier League football side Mamelodi Sundowns technical director Trott Moloto yesterday said the three friendly matches with Zimbabwean sides would be a tough challenge for them. ...
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WARRIORS midfielder Bradley Pritchard says he is not in a hurry to leave his Championship side Charlton Athletic despite strong rumours linking him with a move to the English Premier Soccer League. ...
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LONDON - Arsenal’s already tricky third round FA Cup replay at home to Swansea tomorrow has been made tougher still given they are set to be without both Mikel Arteta and Laurent Koscielny. ...
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BELEK-FC Augsburg coach Markus Weinzerl is not amused over indiscipline by some players in the team. ...
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GABORONE — The 2013 edition of the Cosafa Senior Challenge Cup will he hosted by Zambia in July, with the regional football body now in the final stages of organising the event. ...
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PROMISING United States-based Zimbabwean football player Farai Mutatu is in the running for top honours in that country after he was nominated for the US Youth Soccer 2012 ...
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AJAX Cape Town and Warriors midfielder Khama Billiat is reportedly heading for mega rich Mamelodi Sundowns in a deal worth millions of rands. ...
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JOHANNESBURG — African champions Zambia have named their 23-man squad ahead of their title defence with five South Africa-based players included in that team while 19 players who were part of the victorious team last year have been retained. ...
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LONDON — Manchester United are ready to give up on their pursuit of Theo Walcott with the Arsenal forward set to sign a new contract at the club ...
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LONDON — Fourth-tier Bradford City continued their extraordinary League Cup journey by upsetting Premier League Aston Villa 3-1 in the first leg of their semi-final on Tuesday. ...
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CAPE TOWN — Tarik Elyounoussi’s strike late in the first half was enough to earn Norway a 1-0 victory over South Africa in an international friendly at the Cape Town Stadium on Tuesday night. ...
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TSHWANE — Zimbabwe international Lionel Mtizwa will finish off the season at University of Pretoria after Tuks coach Steve Barker ruled out any possibility of any of the three players on loan at the club from Mamelodi Sundowns returning to their principal club. ...
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JOHANNESBURG — A total of 18 referees and 21 linesmen have been named to handle matches at the African Nations Cup (Afcon) finals, including South Africans Daniel Bennett and Zakhele Siwela. ...
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DOHA — Ethiopia served notice of their potential at the African Nations Cup (Afcon) finals by holding Tunisia to 1-1 draw in a friendly in Doha on Monday. ...
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JOHANNESBURG — After suspending his international engagements with Togo national team weeks ago in the wake of a match bonus row with the football federation, Emmanuel Adebayor seemed to have accepted to join the Sparrow Hawks for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon). ...
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