Sport

January 15, 2017

Pressing Issues: A 48-team World Cup is no cause for unbridled jubilation in Africa

Africa should restrain their jubilation with the announcement of a 48-team Fifa World Cup because, sadly, Africa will still go to the tournament merely make up the numbers, writes S'Busiso Mseleku
January 15, 2017

Side Entry: Faf crosses all boundaries so that SA stay off the back foot

If ever there was a perfect candidate for custodian of the way the Proteas reportedly want to play the game going forward, Faf du Plessis is it, writes Simnikiwe Xabanisa
January 15, 2017

Old Trafford stage set for fiery performance

One of the Premier League’s fiercest rivalries will resume this evening when Manchester United host Liverpool at Old Trafford.
January 15, 2017

Premier League mid-season review

With just over half the Premier League season completed, the battle for England’s top football prize has delivered action and intrigue thus far, with the promise of a worthy climax.
January 14, 2017

Last-minute goal earns Guinea-Bissau a point

The afternoon went from boring and frustrating to wild in celebrations in just under 50 minutes.
January 14, 2017

‘Big Easy’ to design luxury Zanzibar golf course

South Africa’s golfing hero Ernie “Big Easy” Els will be designing a new signature golf course in Zanzibar for what will be East Africa’s first signature golf resort.
January 13, 2017

GRAPHIC: Afcon 2017 - Squad and fixtures

Here's all the information of the Afcon 2017 you need.
January 13, 2017

Top stars won’t sparkle at Afcon

When the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations gets the ball rolling on Saturday, some of the biggest names on the continent will be missing in action from Gabon, writes Timothy Molobi.
January 13, 2017

’Tis the year for new beginnings and settling old scores

Sports fanatics around the world will be consistently entertained by back-to-back action. The City Press sports team looks at what is in store.
January 13, 2017

Africa welcomes Fifa’s decision to expand

The 2026 edition of the Fifa World Cup will have 48 teams competing for football’s most prestigious accolade. This according to Fifa president Gianni Infantino, who had been pressing for an increase in the number of teams that feature at a World Cup
January 11, 2017

‘They’re going to miss him’

Former coach Simons believes Abbott’s axing over Kolpak deal could affect team morale.
January 8, 2017

Gwede Mantashe backs fired Shakes Mashaba

Mantashe speaks out as national soccer coach insists he wants to be in Russia in 2018.
January 8, 2017

Why Amla stood the test of time

One of the Proteas' top batsman, Hashim Amla, is about to join SA’s hundred club and here's how he got there.
January 8, 2017

Abbott’s departure sort of a blessing in disguise

With his commitment, or lack thereof, being questioned at the moment, now might not be the time to say that Kyle Abbott may have done South African cricket a favour in the long term.
January 8, 2017

Dakar Rally taking more prisoners

With stage six having been cancelled owing to extreme weather, competitors are licking their wounds with injuries and vehicle damage thwarting their efforts.
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January 15 2017