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Mark Gleeson

Mark Gleeson

    Low-key start to a busy season
    Low-key start to a busy season
    The new season opens officially on Tuesday night in a low-key start that marks a change from how previous South African league campaigns have...
    Africa is a jungle, says red-faced Mosimane
    Africa is a jungle, says red-faced Mosimane
    A little more than a year after hosting a successful World Cup, South Africa woke up with a giant hangover on Sunday after a failure to understand...
    Ajax Cape Town coach aims to retire with the title
    Ajax Cape Town coach aims to retire with the title
    Ajax Cape Town are on the brink of their first South African championship and a fairytale finish to the career of coach Foppe de Haan just a week...
    Bafana beat Egypt with last kick of the match
    Bafana beat Egypt with last kick of the match
    South Africa striker Katlego Mphela struck with the last kick of the match to secure a 1-0 win over Egypt that leaves the defending champions on...
    Pienaar battling headaches but fit for Bafana
    Pienaar battling headaches but fit for Bafana
    Bafana Bafana midfielder Steven Pienaar is suffering headaches after being knocked unconscious during training, but should be fit to face Kenya in...
    Nations Cup shocks leave African big guns reeling
    Nations Cup shocks leave African big guns reeling
    African champions Egypt were the highest profile losers on a miserable day for the continent's heavyweights after suffering a shock 1-0 defeat in...
    From Cup wonders to PSL slumbers
    From Cup wonders to PSL slumbers
    In just three weeks Soccer City is expected to be full again for the Charity Cup. It is the unique all-day event that is the traditional season...
    Finally a proper World Cup finale
    Finally a proper World Cup finale
    For a tournament with a decent dose of thrilling highlights but no abiding classic encounters, the arrival of The Netherlands and Spain in Sunday's...
    2010 diary: End of the road
    2010 diary: End of the road
    It has gone so quickly! The World Cup that has been central to our South African being for more than a decade now is at an end. In four swift...
    Decision on future World Cup hosts on horizon
    Decision on future World Cup hosts on horizon
    As the South African World Cup heads to its conclusion, the immediate focus on the soccer agenda will turn not to the next tournament in Brazil but...
    2010 diary: Does soccer need technology?
    2010 diary: Does soccer need technology?
    Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez got visibly angry when asked on Monday whether his side deserved to be in the World Cup semifinals.
    Ghana stand on the brink
    Ghana stand on the brink
    Ghana will not know whether several of their key players are available for their World Cup quarterfinal until just hours before the kick-off of the...