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David Legge

David Legge

    Media slam 'embarrassing' Bafana
    Media slam 'embarrassing' Bafana
    A large Sunday Times headline in capital letters, EMBARRASSING, summed up the mood of South Africans after a shock Africa Cup of Nations...
    Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers begin amid turmoil
    Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers begin amid turmoil
    The 2015 Africa Cup of Nations group qualifiers begin on Friday, after a build-up dominated by the deadly Ebola epidemic and Fifa threats to ban...
    Igesund left scrambling for depleted Bafana squad
    Igesund left scrambling for depleted Bafana squad
    South Africa travel to Australia and New Zealand for friendly matches next week with an embattled coach and a severely depleted squad. ...
    Nigeria survive scare to reach African Championship finals
    Nigeria survive scare to reach African Championship finals
    Leading by three goals after a first-leg qualifier of the competition for home-based stars, the Nigerians conceded two goals within 23 minutes.
    African Nations qualifiers: Nigeria overpower Côte d'Ivoire
    African Nations qualifiers: Nigeria overpower Côte d'Ivoire
    A brace from star midfielder Sunday Mba helped Nigeria trounce nine-man Côte d'Ivoire 4-1 in Kaduna and virtually seal a place in the...
    'Humble' miracle worker Paul Put turns Burkina Faso around
    'Humble' miracle worker Paul Put turns Burkina Faso around
    The humble, straight-talking Belgian arrived in South Africa last month with a squad of flops – 16 of the 23 players had made a humiliating...
    Nigeria's Emenike scores ahead of Afcon
    Nigeria's Emenike scores ahead of Afcon
    The Super Eagles failed to win or score in two previous matches, in Spain with a Catalonia side that included several Barcelona stars and in Portugal...
    Cape Verde oust Cameroon, Ethiopia also qualify
    Cape Verde oust Cameroon, Ethiopia also qualify
    The much-hyped return of striker and captain Samuel Eto'o helped four-time champions Cameroon to a 2-1 home win over Cape Verde but a 3-2...
    Nigeria set for Cup of Nations comeback
    Nigeria set for Cup of Nations comeback
    After Omega Roberts put the Lone Stars ahead on eight minutes in Paynesville, the Super Eagles responded quickly through goals from Emmanuel Igiebor...
    United fever hits SA despite missing stars
    United fever hits SA despite missing stars
    The Rio Ferdinand-skippered Red Devils were scheduled to arrive in Indian Ocean city Durban late Monday ahead of a midweek friendly with AmaZulu and...
    Morne is struggling, admits Bok coach Meyer
    Morne is struggling, admits Bok coach Meyer
    Leading 2011 Rugby World Cup points scorer Steyn missed 12 of 22 kicks at goal and several drop goal attempts during a 2-0 series victory over...
    Debate rages as Matfield considers return
    Debate rages as Matfield considers return
    Opinion is divided over whether one-time lord of the locks Victor Matfield should come out of retirement and lead South Africa in a three-Test home...