Arsenal hit a new low and then a new high in their bewildering 3-3 draw at West Ham as Jesse Lingard justifies his England recall, while Tottenham restored some much-needed hope with their 2-0 win at Aston Villa
Tottenham, meanwhile, are three points off the Champions League places. Drink that in for a moment because it takes some swallowing after a week in which their miserable European exit to Dinamo Zagreb was labelled as a disgrace by their own captain Hugo Lloris. But a workmanlike performance in beating a dangerous Aston Villa side […]
Aguero’s City future is in major doubt with his contract expiring at the end of the season and identifying his replacement has become one of the Premier League leaders’ top priorities. Their search has included all of the world’s top centre-forwards, including Erling Haaland of Borussia Dortmund. But with Haaland also wanted by Real Madrid, […]
Samir Nurkovic scored the only goal of the match in the 54th minute with an acrobatic overhead kick. And that’s all Kaizer Chiefs needed to hold on for a famous win which gave their hopes of a top-8 finish a boost. The three points moved Kaizer Chiefs up to ninth place with 23 points after […]
Time has flown by fast since Orlando Pirates announced the arrival of coach Josef Zinnbauer. Orlando Pirates’ 2-1 win over Enyimba FC in the CAF Confederation Cup last night, saw the 50-year-old record his 50th official match in charge of the Buccaneers. With this victory, Zinnbauer improves his record to 30 wins, 14 draws and […]
Orlando Pirates manager Josef Zinnbauer has warned his team of the threat posed by an improved Kaizer Chiefs ahead of Sunday’s Soweto derby in the DStv Premiership.
Pirates come into the match at FNB Stadium in fine form, having put together a 10-game unbeaten run across all competitions. This includes a 1-0 home win over Nigerian giants Enyimba in the CAF Confederation Cup this past midweek. The Buccaneers have also won all three of their matches against Chiefs so far this season, […]
Chippa United came from two goals down to force a 2-2 draw against Swallows FC in the DStv Premiership on Saturday afternoon – Soccer Laduma
Chippa missed Bienvenu Eva Nga and gave Peter Maloisane a run, while Swallows had new signing Bantu Mzwakali on the substitutes bench and gave veteran Vuyo Mere a return. It was the visitors who made the perfect start after eight minutes through a clever finish from former Bidvest Wits striker Kgaogelo Sekgota. The Dube Birds […]
Kaizer Chiefs forward Samir Nurkovic has denied being frustrated by his situation at the club as he struggles to replicate his form of last season – KickOff News
Nurkovic: I’m not frustrated Mar 20, 2021 – 08:15 pm By Chad Kelly-Klate PREMIERSHIP Kaizer Chiefs forward Samir Nurkovic has denied being frustrated by his situation at the club as he struggles to replicate his form of last season. Nurkovic announced his arrival on the scene with 14 goals and six assists in 31 appearances […]
Undisputed world lightweight champion Katie Taylor will also defend her titles against Natasha Jonas. New Zealand’s Parker was poised to face Chisora in October 2019 but withdrew after being bitten by a spider. “I’m looking forward to the fight, I cannot wait to get back in the ring,” said 37-year-old Chisora. A venue is yet […]
Bayern’s Alphonso Davies was sent off after 12 minutes only for Lewandowski to open the scoring five minutes later. Serge Gnabry doubled Bayern’s advantage and Lewandowski completed his hat-trick with two further goals before half-time. The Poland striker has now scored 42 times for Bayern this season. With referee Daniel Schlager showing Davies a straight […]
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich says he is “shocked” by the racist abuse some of his players receive.
The Russian billionaire has vowed to do all he can to stamp out the “evil” of racism in football. Blues full-back Reece James was racially abused on Instagram this year. “Racism, anti-Semitism, this is all the same type of evil and should have no place on our world at this day and age,” Abramovich, who […]