Kieran Canning

Football correspondent for Agence France Presse in London. Still a follower of all things Spanish football. Views here are my own

Five things we learned from the Premier League weekend

Everything you need to know about what took place in the Premier League this weekend

Henry’s World Cup experience the ‘missing piece’ for Belgium

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez believes assistant manager Thierry Henry's World Cup-winning experience can give his side an advantage.

Messi, Rojo rescue Argentina from humiliating early exit

Argentina avoided the abyss by the skin of their teeth to fight another day against the highly-fancied French in Kazan on Saturday

Disappointing Pharaohs struggle to contain hosts

Russia will be guaranteed a place in the last 16 and Egypt eliminated unless Saudi Arabia beat Uruguay on Wednesday

Salah superb but five-star Liverpool give Roma lifeline

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said Salah was a 'genius' after he came back to haunt his former club

Mourinho plays down Guardiola’s ‘mistake’ in Pogba claim

Pogba put a desperately diappointing season so far behind him by scoring twice to inspire an incredible United comeback from 2-0 down.

TV deals burn Premier League

The price paid per game by broadcasters has dropped by a cool million euros

Kane can prove European pedigree at Juventus

Should Kane break down Juve's defensive wall, comparisons with Messi and Ronaldo will truly be justified.

Liverpool capitulation halts path to last 16

Sevilla produced a stunning fightback from a three-goal half-time deficit to earn a thrilling 3-3 draw.

Cries of ‘freedom’ as record-breaking Barca march on

Barca continues a record-breaking start to La Liga — beating Sevilla 2-1 on Saturday in an atmosphere marked by the political upheaval in Catalonia.

What’s gone wrong at Real Madrid?

Following a shock 2-1 defeat to newly-promoted Girona, European champions Real Madrid's La Liga title challenge is fading fast.

Proud Pique a lightning rod in Catalonia chaos

The Barcelona centre-back is an outspoken defender of the wealthy northeastern region of Spain's right to self-determination

Press Releases

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

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