The curtain finally closed on Lucas Radebe's soccer-playing career on Thursday night when he led Bafana Bafana on to the pitch for the last time. The former Leeds and Bafana Bafana captain has given his all both at club and national level.
Orlando Pirates look set to be confirmed as Premier Soccer Peague (PSL) champions this weekend. Pirates need just one point from their match against Wits University on Saturday at the Royal Bafokeng stadium to lift the premiership title.
Africa's traditional powerhouses are on the verge of elimination from next year's World Cup soccer championships and some are even in danger of missing out on the African Nations Cup set for the end of January. There are two rounds left in the qualifiers and none of the continent's 2002 World Cup contestants
In their World Cup run, South Africa are playing Russian roulette -- with two bullets chambered. Bafana Bafana's progress to the World Cup is now an ambition rather than a certainty after losing lead of the group to Ghana. Although both teams have 15 points, Ghana's position at the top is not just down to alphabetical order or goal difference.
Nowhere else in the world do national teams play two games in the space of 24 hours. But that is what is expected of the winning semifinalists in the Confederations of Southern African Football Association (Cosafa) Cup. Defending champions Angola take on Zimbabwe in the first match on Saturday in Mmabatho.