Category archives for: Football

Mixed prospects for SADC in premier CAF tourney

TP Mazembe FC

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AFTER experiencing mixed fortunes in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League, teams from the Southern African Development (SADC) bloc will be eager to extend their leads atop their respective groups or close the gap on early pacesetters this weekend. TP Mazembe of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Tanzanian champions, Simba, opened their campaigns […]

Salah projects eighth Afcon title for Egypt

African footballer of the year (2019), Egyptian and Liverpool deadly striker Mohamed Salah

from MACOUMBA BEYE in Dakar, Senegal DAKAR, (CAJ News) – NEWLY-CROWNED African Footballer of the Year, Mohamed Salah, is confident Egypt can win the next edition of the Africa Cup of Nations, which the country will host in June-July. He was speaking in Senegal after retaining the accolade at the Aiteo Confederation of African Football […]

‘Zimbabwe players more talented than SA peers’

Zimbabwe's Highlanders Football Club head coach Madinda Ndlovu

from NDABENI MLOTSHWA in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe BULAWAYO, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWE football legend, Madinda Ndlovu, believes the South African league is only better in terms of professionalism but Zimbabwean players are better gifted than their South African counterparts. Ndlovu, who is the elder brother to Mamelodi Sundowns team manager, Peter, was speaking ahead of the […]

Coaching carousel heralds Absa Premiership resumption

Ernst Middendorp

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A BLOCKBUSTER encounter between champions Mamelodi Sundowns and Kaizer Chiefs is the cream of the crop in a full list of fixtures as the second half of the ABSA Premiership campaign resumes this weekend. The Gauteng heavyweights lock horns at the FNB Stadium on Saturday at the end […]

Pirates, FC Platinum clash revive SA, Zimbabwe hostility

FC Platinum head coach Norman Mapeza

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE upcoming fixtures between Zimbabwean champions, FC Platinum, and South African giants, Orlando Pirates, in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League is set to reignite the long running fierce rivalry between the two neighbouring countries. FC Platinum, playing for the first time in the continental competition,  […]

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