Andre Villas Boas

Di Matteo has aces up his sleeve

Chelsea's caretaker manager Roberto di Matteo can fall back on his streetwise savvy and history at Stamford Bridge if he is to take the reigns.

How AVB lost the Chelsea battle

André Villas-Boas has never convinced at Chelsea, but the bigger mistakes have been made by an owner who has made the next manager's job even harder.

Chelsea slated for sacking Villas-Boas

The League Managers' Association chief has criticised Chelsea for sacking André Villas-Boas, saying the club was becoming an "embarrassment".

Divisions in Chelsea become clearer

David Luiz's apparent criticism of teammate Frank Lampard this week has done nothing to dispel the view that Chelsea are currently a club in turmoil.

Gunners, Blues feel the heat as league resumes

The Premier League duel between Man United and Man City could be relegated to a sideshow as all eyes descend on the turmoil at Arsenal and Chelsea.

More pressure on Villa-Boas after Napoli sink Chelsea

Chelsea manager André Villas-Boas has been placed under further strain after Napoli's 3-1 Champions League first leg victory against his team.

Villas-Boas hits back at Chelsea critics

Andre Villas-Boas slammed those who criticised his Chelsea reign after the Blues swept into the Champions League last 16 with a victory over Valencia.

Chelsea ready for crunch Valencia showdown

Andre Villas-Boas admits Chelsea's Champions League showdown with Valencia on Tuesday represents a critical moment in his reign at Stamford Bridge.

Villas-Boas vows to dig Chelsea out of their slump

Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas has vowed to lead them out of their slump after the Blues' hopes suffered a blow with a defeat at Bayer Leverkusen.

Chelsea will put it right, says Villas-Boas

Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas is satisfied with his team's performances even though they have suffered an alarming dip in terms of recent results.

Champions League pressure builds on Chelsea for Genk match

Chelsea are out to prove themselves in their Champions League clash against Genk after two consecutive English Premier League losses.

Barca, Arsenal, AC MIlan bid to ignite Euro flame

Barcelona will be bidding to get their Champions League title defence back on track as Arsenal and AC Milan also look to keep the dream alive.


Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Worship during lockdown – in a different way

The bishop uses WhatsApp to share scripture readings, and prayers and comments with all his congregants during the lockdown

Slice of life: ‘People have more compassion’

You know, this coronavirus thing, I just feel, if South Africans can stick together, we’ll get through this

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Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world