Latest articles on Soweto Derby

The Hunt is on for ruthlessness

Kaizer Chiefs’ new coach may have all the excuses but he’s likely just buying time for his ethos to take root

Instinctive Chiefs prove their title credentials

Amakhosi have flipped the popular narrative on its head, winning the Soweto Derby 1-0, and are now favourites to lift the PSL trophy

How Bafana found a backbone

South Africa’s squad has built up core strength and benefits will trickle down to the newcomers

Does Solinas have balls to reinvent?

Solinas must ensure Chiefs produce results consistently, injuries notwithstanding

Bucs kick off derby mind games: ‘Chiefs lack Komphela’s tactical acumen’

​Orlando Pirates has high expectations going into the Soweto Derby this weekend as their rivals appear lost without Steve Komphela

Nedbank Cup offers intrigue

The quarterfinals this weekend will offer PSL challengers a chance to take home the silverware

Pirates’ ‘black panthers’ unfazed by flu outbreak

The team could experience some rotation, but according to coach Milutin Sredojević the team are in fine physical form

Derby draw is not an option

It’s usually a boring affair but the stakes are high for this weekend’s Chiefs versus Pirates game

‘It’s a home game wherever we play’— Khune

The Kaizer Chiefs captain said that his team will always be a fan favourite, especially if they keep winning

Soweto Derby: Two dead in FNB stadium stampede

Officials are unsure about what caused the stampede

Flawed format won’t dampen buzz of Soweto derby

“I think its passion is just to bring that voice and the power back to the fans”

Move over, the Soweto Derby

The clash between the Amakhosi and the Brazilians is becoming a major event

Roads shut for Soweto derby

Several roads around the FNB stadium will be closed as Orlando Pirates and Kaizer chiefs go head-to-head in the Soweto derby.

Amakhosi vs Bucs: In defence of the Soweto derby

Caution often shackles the much-vaunted match but Soweto's Kaizer Chiefs vs Orlando Pirates is a must-see for the fans.

Yeye is the answer for Kaizer Chiefs

The Chief's pass master Reneilwe "Yeye" Letsholonyane has the skill to sink the Pirates in the Soweto derby, writes Carlos Amato.

vital information

The Mail & Guardian’s essential coverage of the ongoing coronavirus crisis is free to read for everyone.

If you would like to support us, please consider taking out a subscription.

Latest

Luxor Paints loses CCMA case, must pay workers R40-m in back pay

Some of the 181 workers were dismissed for carrying sticks during a strike, others were dismissed even though they weren’t at the picket, but were deemed guilty by association

Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

Press Releases