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Zamalek ready to make a move for Billiat 1

Cape Town – Zamalek assistant coach Tarek Yehia has confirmed the club’s interest in signing Mamelodi Sundowns star Khama Billiat with the player’s contract expiring at the end of this season. The Brazilians were said to be keen to renew the 27-year-old’s deal, however, it appears the Zimbabwe international has his heart set on a move away from […]


‘Yena aya kwini’ man from Giyani causes a frenzy on social media   Recently updated !

Meet the man behind the trend. The Tsonga phrase, ‘yena aya kwini’, translates to ‘where was she or he going?’ and it has been trending for the past few weeks, Mpumalanga News reports. Thanks to the person behind the trend, Buti ‘July’ Majulle, for giving the internet some life. He first appeared […]


Sundowns players unhappy with Lebese, Manyisa salaries   Recently updated !

While Mamelodi Sundowns coach celebrated after finally landing his catch of the day in signing Oupa Manyisa and George Lebese from Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs in June, it seems the move may have upset some of the players in his team. As reported by Phakaaathi Plus on Friday, a […]


Malema thanks Khune for his ‘patriotism’ 1

While South Africans are disappointed with Bafana Bafana’s performance, Malema says Khune and the team did their best. Bafana Bafana’s hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia were ended with a 2-0 defeat to Senegal at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Friday night, and South Africans are […]


Jali not returning to Pirates any time soon – agent 2

Bafana Bafana international midfielder Andile Jali will not be rejoining Orlando Pirates, at least not in the near future, his agent Mike Makaab told Phakaaathi. Jali moved to Belgium side KV Oostende in 2014 after spending about five years at the Buccaneers. With his current deal set to come to […]


Malema calls for Bafana support

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has called on fans to come out in numbers to support Bafana Bafana when they take on Senegal on Friday. Stuart Baxter’s team will face the Teranga Lions in a 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier at the Peter Mokaba Stadium at 7pm. “Guys, […]


Successful local celebs who don’t have matric or a degree

Debbie Harrower IMAGE CREDIT: Francois Heydenrych Photography A good education is vital, especially here in South Africa – nobody can argue that fact. But, having said that, there are many people in this world who don’t have the greatest education and have still managed to make a success of their […]


Sundowns get a ‘new’ player 2

Cape Town – A permanent resident permit for Mogakolodi Ngele will give Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane a very useful extra attacking option. The Botswana international joins Sundowns’ African team-mates Cuthbert Malajila, Khama Billiat, Denis Onyango, Kennedy Mweene and Anthony Laffor on South African residence permits, allowing the Pretoria club to still play five foreign players. […]


Khune out injured with facial fracture

Cape Town – Kaizer Chiefs captain Itumeleng Khunelooks set for an extended stay on the side-lines after confirmation that he fractured a bone in his face in their 1-0 win over Chippa United in a Telkom Knockout quarter-final clash. The Soweto giants confirmed on their official Twitteraccount that Khune suffered a facial fracture and would be seen by […]


Benni praises ‘commanding’ Modise

Cape Town – Cape Town City coach Benni McCarthy has hailed the influence of veteran midfielder and playmaker Teko Modise following his side’s 1-0 victory over Free State Stars earlier this week. Despite playing on a bumpy surface at the Athlone Stadium in Cape Town, the Citizens triumphed 1-0 courtesy of Taariq Fielies’ late strike. However, Modise was a star […]