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Downs crown a winning streak

Mosimane wanted the league wrapped up quickly and his tested formula achieved just that.

Adventurous Pirates show local teams way forward

Pirates' attitude sits as a large anomaly where other Premier Soccer League (PSL) teams should regularly be in the line for honours.

Big five are the major drawcard

The PSL clubs with the deepest pockets promise to be the stars but history is a lesson in caution.

Cup final: An open and Schut case

Dutchman Alje Schut is to play his last game in South Africa.

Let the Kaiser Chiefs contract saga begin

Despite a dominating title win, Amakhosi have much wheeling and dealing to do before next season.

PSL grand finale loses its grand as Sundowns stumble

Tactically Sundowns were outsmarted by Clinton Larsen, the Celtic coach who had travelled to Mbombela in the last week to spy on the opposition.

PSL travels unlikely to yield glory

After tepid home displays South Africa's three representatives are likely to bow out of Africa.

Pan-African clashes will stretch Chiefs and Sundowns

Chiefs will have to be creative and Downs will be well-prepared for their next round in the Champions League.

Only pride to play for

With Kaizer Chiefs back to winning ways in the league and Pirates floundering in their wake, this weekend's Soweto derby has lost its edge.

Violent scenes red-card African football

The Confederation of African Football has missed yet another chance to give a clear signal that violence is not tolerated.

Chiefs face a sundowner

For the Premier Soccer League's top contenders form is key and they'll rely on their star players.

Mashaba must shake down a bit

The Bafana coach should rethink his selection policy and limit his insistence on subservience.

The quest to bring out the best

Bafana has what it takes to win but their technical team is ignoring the finer points of their game.

Chiefs have Stars in their eyes, but it’s early days yet

After a swift start to the Premier Soccer League season the weekend will see cup action exclusive to just four clubs.

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Sounding the alarm on shack fire losses

A tech solution to fires in informal settlements comes with insurance that pays out the victims of these blazes

How smuggled gold destined for Dubai or Singapore has links to France and Mali

Three Malagasy citizens were apprehended at OR Tambo International airport, but now the trail is found to connect to France and Mali

Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

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