The South African soccer team style their play on the South Americans' carefree approach to the game, but can't mirror their discipline.
Hosting the five-times world football champions in an international friendly is bound to be a spectacle, even if they show up Bafana.
Coach Gordon Igesund has named his "strongest squad bar none" to face Brazil in a friendly international football match at FNB Stadium in early March.
Stuart Baxter says the Amakhosi were lucky to win against SuperSport, adding that three or four more goals could have been scored in the second half.
Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune is due in court in March after having been caught speeding in Centurion on Friday night.
The Frenchman's bid for football's top job has raised as many questions as answers.
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has urged fans to remain behind the team as the faltering English champions seek to pull out of a tailspin.
Debutants Nigeria appear the strongest of the 16 contenders for the African Nations Championship, which kicks off in Cape Town this weekend.
Fifa secretary general Jerome Valcke told Radio France the football event would be held at year-end, but Fifa says no such decision has been made.
PSL teams have reneged on their promises and hamstrung South African soccer team manager Gordon Igesund ahead of the Chan campaign.
Beyond all the corporate flummery, this year's sporting centrepiece remains a beautifully pure football occasion.
The European Commission has launched an investigation into seven Spanish football clubs after complaints they accepted illegal state aid.
Can the North West football team keep up their spectacular run, which would pay dividends for caretaker coach Allan Freese?
Companies building projects for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be forced to guarantee welfare standards for workers, in response to criticism.
Barcelona's Lionel Messi has torn a muscle in his left hamstring, meaning he will sidelined for six to eight weeks.
Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt and Ajax's Muhsin Ertugral could be ousted if they fail to turn around their teams' poor play on the football field.
Football and morality should not be used in the same sentence, writes Percy Zvomuya.
The Sundowns coach has the firepower he needs to overwhelm Celtic but the battle has not yet been won.
National football coach Gordon Igesund has named his 23-man Bafana Bafana squad to take on Morocco in an international friendly.